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Type C
Entered 10/9/2017
Company Visual Data Media Services - Burbank, CA
Position Film Prep Technician
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URL http://bit.ly/2hZOmYA
Visual Data Media Services provides some of the world's best known entertainment brands with creative and digital media supply chain services from its offices in Burbank and London. We offer a full range of post-production and digital distribution services for feature films and television content. As a Preferred Vendor, supplier and technical partner of some of the top entertainment, content streaming and technology companies, our standards are among the highest in the industry.

Visual Data Media Services is an award-winning multimedia company, with offices in Burbank, London and Bangalore. We offer a full range of creative post-production and media distribution services for feature films and television content.

Our services include encoding, transcoding, editing, color correction, digital distribution, media asset management, quality control, subtitling and closed captioning, script creation, audio, tape duplication and conversions, as well as creative post-production services.

Our goal is to provide an exceptional customer experience with every client on every job. This is achieved by our commitment to our core values: Accountability, Empowerment, Integrity, Honor and Flawless Execution. While we are equally focused on quality, efficiency and on-time delivery by utilizing the latest in cutting edge technology and innovative solutions, we truly believe that having the right people is what provides us with our competitive edge.


The Film Prep Technician is responsible for receiving, organizing, inspecting, cleaning and preparing incoming film elements for scanning. The Film Prep Technician manages incoming and outgoing production assets and assists with additional organization and archiving as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Clean and Prepare Film elements for scanning.
Organize, copy, scan logs and other production related assets
Oversee the timely completion of all day to day work
Work closely with Production Coordinators, Supervisors and Managers to understand and follow through with daily priorities
Undertake additional department duties as required

Position Requirements Education and Experience:
Prior experience and in depth knowledge of film and audio elements, film handling, rewinding, splicing and cleaning equipment.
Results oriented with strong attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal and both written and verbal communication skills
Strong multi-tasker, with experience with organizing and managing multiple priorities
Strong ability to follow direction, work unsupervised, at a fast pace in a calm and collected manner
Ability to troubleshoot.

Physical Demands: Able to lift and move boxes of film, film reels and containers. Load film onto rewind bench and cleaning equipment.

Work Environment: This job operates in a clean lab environment. This role routinely uses film rewind and cleaning equipment as well as standard office equipment such as computers and phones.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Budgeted Yes or No
Reason for Hire/Vacancy
Number of Openings 1
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt
Hiring Manager(s)
Req Number OPE-17-00003
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