Employment Opportunities

Media Specialist
Media Productions
Date Posted:
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Open Until filled


The Center for Information Technology (CIT) / Media Production / Media Specialist’s role is to support the multimedia needs for Hampton University. This includes lectures, athletics, special events and other miscellaneous activities or special occasions.

The candidate would be responsible for working directly with the Media Production’s Director to support the university’s faculty, directors, and end-users and assist with audio visual requirements for all athletic and university-wide events.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Set-up and install all audio visual equipment such as microphones, speakers, video projection screens, classroom technology (e.g., Promethean Active Panels/Smart boards, etc.) for all approved athletic events, university ceremonial occasion events, lectures, student activity events, university press conferences and other assignments
  • Set up of all multimedia equipment
  • Serve as on-site technicians for events such as seminars, lectures concerts, ceremonial occasions, athletic events, meetings, conventions, and presentations
  • Able to operate video cameras and have a working knowledge of video production
  • Troubleshoot issues in a time-sensitive manner
  • Provide end-user training as required to support Media Productions
  • Maintain inventory of all audio/video equipment
  • Document and follow preventative maintenance procedures
  • Assist in scheduling and tracking the location of all equipment and media assets



  • BS/BA in Communication or related field is preferred. May substitute the equivalent of education, technical certifications or training, or related work experience and a high school diploma.
  • Proven two (2) years’ audio visual experience required
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Proficiency in using the Adobe editing Suite
  • Experience with using HD cameras
  • Ability to setup projectors, laptops, microphones, and other technology without supervision
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either via email atHROffice@hamptonu.eduor fax to (757) 727-5969:

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

**No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

**As a condition of employment, Hampton University requires all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to include the COVID-19 booster, unless you submit and are approved for a medically contraindicated exemption or religious exemption.

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