Production Assistant

Centre for Enhanced Teaching & Learning - Media Services

Employment Opportunity #254-22.23



Closing Date: February 23, 2023 at 4:30 PM





We thank all those who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.








Full-Time | Continuing | Fredericton | On-Campus













Standard Work Hours:

Mon - Fri | 8:15 am - 4:30 pm | 36.25 hours per week





$26.72 per hour



Why Choose UNB?





UNB offers a large variety of benefits for employees, including a full pension, a minimum of three weeks of vacation annually, the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP), and dental, life, and health insurance.







Reporting to the Design Coordinator, the Production Assistant assists the Media Services production team in providing professional photography, video, audio, and live-streaming services to the university. In addition to technical proficiency, the incumbent brings significant creative ability and artistic talent to the design and production of innovative media projects.
















































  • Post-Secondary education in Applied Arts, Visual Arts, Photography, Videography, Design, or a related field.
  • A minimum of 3 years of related experience.


Additional Strengths


















  • Strong working knowledge of lighting, lighting equipment, filtering, composition, movement, camera shooting styles, and green screen, as well as technical skills using multiple camera set-ups; and the ability to photograph in challenging settings.
  • Knowledge of sound engineering is an asset.
  • Proficiency in all aspects of digital video and traditional film production services, camera and related equipment operation, studio and location lighting, and video and audio production techniques.
  • Proficiency with a wide range of video production, video streaming, multimedia production software for video and photography production, graphic design, and image processing.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail and ability to maintain a high level of accuracy.








The mission of CETL is to promote effective and engaging teaching and learning through instructional excellence and the integration of classroom technology and media. The Media Services unit specializes in professional quality media development used for teaching & learning, and to serve the university broadly.




This position is part of the UNIFOR, Local 4504 employee group and falls under the GLTA Collective Agreement.



UNB is situated on the unceded territory of the Wolastoqiyik and Mi'kmaq peoples along the banks of the beautiful and bountiful Wolastoq river, a region recognized worldwide for its natural beauty. UNB is a comprehensive university with a long history of excellence in teaching and research.










The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

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