Since 1962, Franklin Pierce University has empowered thousands of undergraduate and graduate students to achieve academic excellence and lead meaningful, successful lives. Drawing from our strong foundation in liberal education, we offer majors and programs that develop essential, professional skills; promote close connections between students, faculty members, and staff; and position our students to realize their potential through highly personalized, financially accessible academic offerings.
Franklin Pierce encompasses a far-reaching geographic and virtual network educating a diverse population of residential undergraduates, online learners, and full-time graduate students through our main campus in Rindge, NH, and online and graduate centers in Manchester, and Lebanon, (NH), and Goodyear, AZ. We continue to explore new models and programs that build on our legacy of excellence and help students expand their knowledge, direct their passions, and graduate as qualified, engaged leaders.
We are looking for a Media Technical Specialist to join our Fitzwater Center Team based on our Rindge, NH location.
The Media Technical Specialist position is a full-time, exempt, benefit-eligible position reporting to the Director of the Fitzwater Center. As the Media Technical Specialist, you will be expected to provide production leadership, assistance, and technical support services to the University departments and programs, as well as maintaining the Fitzwater Center production facilities and equipment.
Within this role, the Media Tech Specialist serves as the technical advisor for the Pierce Media Group (student media outlets), and delivers professional development for faculty, staff and students. Also associated with this role are duties that include, but are not limited to: video and audio production, podcasting, webcasting, and live streaming.
A typical schedule for this position is 40-hours per week, Monday through Friday; however, the Specialist will need to be available for special University events, Fitzwater programming, and our NE-10 (sports) coverage that will include some weeknights and weekend work.
Education and Qualifications:
The skills and qualifications that you will bring to this position include:
a degree in media production, communication production, or other related disciplines,
technical certifications and experience,
a minimum of three years of experience in a communications technical support environment,
strong audio and video streaming skills,
experience with problem-solving and process improvement,
possess a valid driver’s license,
and excellent communication, documentation, and interpersonal skills.
About Franklin Pierce University
Franklin Pierce is a private, non-profit, regionally-accredited University where every student has the opportunity to discover their passion and greatest potential. Through its campuses in Rindge, New Hampshire and Goodyear, Arizona, as well as centers across New Hampshire in Manchester, Portsmouth, and Lebanon, Franklin Pierce provides flexible learning options that serve a wide range of students. The University community affectionately referred to as “Raven Nation” includes its Division II athletics program, which involves approximately 40% of the undergraduate student body. With more than 75 NCAA Championship appearances, the University boasts six national championships in both men’s and women’s soccer, more than 40 conference championships, and 10 national players of the year.