Oklahoma City Community College DCP Student Editing Lab Assistant in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Position Information (Default Section)

General Description

This position will assist students working in the VPAC Video Editing Lab during open lab hours. Some time may also be spent in the recording studio.

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Job Duties (Position Specific)

(The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.)

Job Duties (Duties Assignment Statement)

Maintain posted office hours for student lab.

Assist students using the lab by offering help with computers.

Be able to do routine troubleshooting on editing software and computers. Notify Macintosh computer lab tech if any computers/software are having problems.

Assist Editing Lab Supervisor as needed.

Assist the Equipment co-ordinator/manager as needed.

Assist the student equipment manager as needed.

Follow all the rules and policies established by the DCP Video Editing and Sound recording labs.

Job Duties (Safety / Policy & Procedures)

Abide by the policies and procedures published in the Board of Regents Policies and College Policies & Procedures.

Contribute to a safe educational & working environment.

Adhere to established safety and health procedures and practices for the purpose of providing injury and illness prevention for self and others.

Complete quarterly health and safety training pursuant to OCCC’s established safety and health procedures and practices.

Participate in all applicable OCCC emergency, evacuation and shelter in place drills and be prepared to take action and assist others in taking appropriate action should a health or safety emergency occur.

Minimum Education/Experience

Current OCCC student enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours for the Fall OR Spring semester OR enrolled in a minimum of 3 hours for the Summer semester.


Current OCCC student with a Federal Work Study award.


Must have successfully completed DCP (or FVP) 1214.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

This editing lab assistant needs a command of AVID editing software, and a knowledge of other editing software programs such as Final Cut and Adobe Premiere. Also this editing lab assistant needs to have a working knowledge of ProTools, our sound editing software.

Must be able to communicate and work well with others.

Physical Demands/Working Conditions
  1. GENERAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Medium work: This position requires the person to occasionally exert up to 50 pounds of force and frequently exert up to 20 pounds of force and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

  2. PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES: This position requires the person to frequently move about the classroom and DCP Video Editing and Sound recording labs to assist students and perform the essential functions of the position.

This position requires the person to frequently communicate with and listen to faculty, staff and students to perform the essential functions of the position. Must be able to exchange accurate information in various situations.

This position requires the person to frequently position self to work on equipment in DCP Video Editing and Sound recording labs.

This position requires the person to occasionally use upper and lower body to exert force up to 50 pounds to push, pull and/or lift materials or equipment.

This position frequently requires the person to operate and inspect DCP Video Editing and Sound recording equipment to instruct students on proper operation.

  1. VISUAL ACUITY: This position requires the person to judge, observe and assess the accuracy, neatness, thoroughness of work assigned or to make general observations.

  2. WORKING CONDITIONS This position performs the essential functions in an indoor classroom, lab or office setting.

Preferred Qualifications


Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are to thoroughly complete the online application and attach the following required document: cover letter, resume, and transcript confirming successful completion of DCP (or FVP) 1214.

Applicants who do not attach the required document will not be considered for the position.

For application assistance or questions, please contact Human Resources at (405) 682-7542, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.

Classification Title: Student Employment Program (FWSP/STEP)

Working Title: DCP Student Editing Lab Assistant

Datatel Position ID: ARHU8FEDWORK0A

Annual Hours: As assigned or needed not to exceed 25 hrs per week.

Placement Range: $8.40 - $8.90

Position Type: Student Employee

Job Category: Student

Reports To: Professor of Film and Video; Film and Video Production Equipment Coordinator

Required Training: Applicant will be required to pass a minimum skills test on software before being hired.

Work Hours: Flexible depending on the needs of the department and the class schedule of the employee.

Department: Division of Arts

Job Open Date: 07/12/2017

Job Close Date: 06/30/2018

Open Until Filled: No

Posting Number: Student, Work Study, Temporary_0402200