Job Opening

PT Audio Video Specialist.

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Ministry Description

Ministry Title: Audio Video Technology Specialist Reports to: Director of Music & Worship

Ministry Description:
The Audio Video Technology Specialist is responsible for producing high quality video for Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and responsible for the audio and video systems used during worship and special events at Good Shepherd’s facilities or while in community.

Primary Responsibilities

Music & Worship Ministry:
Ensure audio systems are fully functional and ready for use during events. Be the primary operator of the audio mixing counsels during weekly worship services.

Capture and edit video of all worship services to be used for livestreaming feeds and cable access television broadcast.

Capture, edit and post sermons on Good Shepherd’s YouTube channel and provide needed links to communication specialist for social media locations.

Assist the Director of Music & Worship with production of products that can be offered through livestreaming, Facebook Live, community access television broadcasts, YouTube, and other social media locations.

Additional ministry opportunities include similar audio/video production for funerals and weddings on an as needed and as available basis. Additional honorariums are available for this work.

Communications:
Work with ministry teams as necessary to capture, edit and produce video that will be used to by communications specialist to fulfill Good Shepherd’s mission.

Capture photographs at worship, community service projects, faith formation events, youth and family ministry activities, and other areas where Good Shepherd is living out its mission “to share the Shepherd’s love with all of God’s children.” Photographs are to be saved on the shared drive. Responsible for archiving digital media.

Develop, lead, recruit, and train a team of volunteers who assist in making the ministries listed above possible.

Personal & Spiritual Growth:
Engage in the ministry of self-care through personal and spiritual growth. Nurture spiritual growth through prayer, worship services, reading, attending educational conference and other avenues personally chosen to foster this growth.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or GED is a required along with knowledge and background in audio visual technology or a related field, such as digital media, broadcasting, or communications.

Minimum of two years of audio-visual equipment experience is preferred.

Talents and Gifts Needed for this Ministry

A heart and desire to create quality audio video experience for all attendees of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. A growing personal relationship with God. Support for the mission and vision of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. The Audio Video Technology Specialist must be able to transport, assemble, maintain and repair equipment. Knowledge of camera and lighting techniques is essential, familiarity with editing equipment and software is a must. Proficiency in sound board, audio equipment and visual equipment is also required.
The Audio Video Technology Specialist must be able to work in an Agile team environment, be detail orientated, self-starter, creative and flexible with strong communication skills and the ability to interact with coworkers and volunteers, often under deadline pressure. The Audio Video Technology Specialist must be able to sit and stand for long periods of time and have good hearing and eyesight.

Examples of Working Conditions

The Audio Video Technology Specialist is a part-time (25 hours per week) staff member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. No other benefits are associated with this position. Schedules are subject to change during Festival Days of the Church like, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday. This will be per the needs and discretion of the Director of Music and Worship.

Position closes on October 9th at 5:00 pm. Please submit application and resume to melanie@goodshepherdbismarck.com to be considered for position.