Minimum Qualifications: |
Possession of a bachelor's degree in communications, digital communications, cinema and photography, broadcasting, journalism, media studies or a closely related field and one (1) year of experience in professional video, film or other media production, to include technical/engineering duties. Substitution(s): Four (4) years of experience in professional video, film or other media production that included technical/engineering duties may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.
Possession of valid motor vehicle operator's license.
Any required college level coursework or degree must have been completed/earned at an accredited college or university whose accreditation agency is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
The examination process will consist of a matching, fill-in the blanks, and multiple-choice exam weighted 100%, covering Technical Terms, Equipment Identification, Production Terms & Techniques, and Grammar
The exam is expected to be administered in early to mid March, 2013. Approved applicants will be notified by mail/email of their scheduled test date and time.
Candidates must bring a valid driver's license, an examination admission letter, and, when required, an official college transcript or diploma to the test.
All applicants must complete all phases of the testing process in order to receive a final score. The names of all candidates who pass this examination will remain on the eligible list for two years, unless the eligible list is replaced prior to or extended beyond the two years. If a candidate's name is certified and the candidate is to be considered for employment, the hiring process will include one or more interviews, a criminal background check, and a pre-employment drug test. For any position within the Division of Police, the hiring process will also include the completion of an extensive personal history questionnaire and a polygraph examination.
The certification process will be: Ten Point Fixed Band
City of Columbus - 21 months ago