Job Opportunities

῾Ōlelo Community Media (www.olelo.org), O’ahu’s premiere provider of PEG Access resources and services, exists “to strengthen our island voices and advance community engagement through innovative media.”  ῾Ōlelo’s programs and services are designed to empower and equip individuals, non-profit and community organizations to exercise free speech and engage in community media by sharing their unique stories through digital media.  Likewise, ῾Ōlelo provides government with digital media training and  a venue to enhance accessibility through coverage of hearings and meetings.  ῾Ōlelo’s success in community engagement is rooted in its core values: Teamwork, Integrity and Aloha.

MEDIA SERVICES ASSOCIATE

῾Ōlelo seeks candidates to fill one (1) full-time Media Services Associate position to work out of our Kaimukī Community Media Center.  Media Services Associates (MSA) are responsible for delivering excellent customer service and care to our community producers, guests and partners.  Additionally, MSAs serve as frontline stewards of Community Access video production equipment and facilities, provide training and technical assistance to clients, assist with ῾Ōlelo’s coverage of community events, and other inherent duties and responsibilities normally associated with such a position.

The successful candidates have:

  • Minimally an AA in related field of study or equivalent education and experience desirable.
  • Technical aptitude and desire to learn new concepts and technology.
  • Familiarity with digital media such as video production.
  • Experience with customer service, and the ability to understand the dynamics involved in achieving excellent customer service and satisfaction.
  • Knowledge of both Mac and PC-based software, including Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Office, and Outlook.
  • Enthusiasm for teamwork and collaboration in a multicultural environment.

ʿŌlelo‘s total compensation package for eligible full time employees includes: base salary, generous vacation and sick leave, flexible hours, medical/dental/vision, group life insurance, and long term disability, Safe Harbor 401(K) with employer match, and free parking to list several.

Candidates may apply by clicking this link: Olelo-MSA_Kaimuki – External Applicants

 

COMMUNITY RELATIONS MANAGER

῾Ōlelo seeks candidates to fill one (1) full-time Community Relations Manager position that is based out of our main office in Mapunapuna.  In summary, the Community Relations Manager is responsible for developing and managing ‘Ōlelo Community Media’s community partnership strategies to increase engagement in programs and services and to garner understanding of and support for the company’s mission as well as other inherent duties and responsibilities associated with such position.

Ideal candidates for this position have:

  • Minimally a Bachelor’s degree in related field.
  • Minimally 3-5 years of professional experience involving community relations.
  • Sound business judgment.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities and presentation skills, including the ability to prepare recommendations for management, staff and external audiences.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with the community, educational and governmental agencies.
  • Experience with Microsoft Access and/or Facíl (an Access 97 front-end application designed for community access organizations).
  • Experience with a CRM or contact/donor database.
  • Ability to develop and plan multiple projects, set priorities and complete assignments that implement direct services to a diverse customer base.

ʿŌlelo‘s total compensation package for eligible full time employees includes: base salary, generous vacation and sick leave, flexible hours, medical/dental/vision, group life insurance, and long term disability, Safe Harbor 401(K) with employer match, and free parking to list several.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit cover letter and resume, along with total compensation expectation to: hr@olelo.org with the job title (“Community Relations Manager”) in subject line.

 

PRODUCTION SERVICES MANAGER

῾Ōlelo seeks candidates to fill one (1) full-time Production Services Manager position that is based out of our main office in Mapunapuna.  In summary, the Production Services Manager is responsible for managing the multi-faceted daily operations of production services as administered by the Communication Services Department and other inherent duties and responsibilities associated with such position.

Ideal candidates for this position have:

  • Minimally a Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Film or related field.
  • Minimally 3-5 years of video production and customer services or hospitality experience.
  • Experience leading a team, team oriented, collaborative, service-oriented, trust builder.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Strong mediation and conflict resolution skills utilized through supportive interventions with clients and employees.
  • Ability to problem-solve quickly, with creativity and flexibility.
  • Ability to foster professional learning and growth in a supervisory capacity.
  • PC experience with Word, Excel, Access and client management software
  • Ability to work with urgent and competing demands and effectively manage stress (of self and others).
  • Ability to work with persons of varying levels of ability and production knowledge.
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with people of diverse social, cultural, economic, age, gender and racial backgrounds.
  • Ability to work both independently and in partnership with other team members, both in the agency and in the community, working effectively with others to achieve common goals.

ʿŌlelo‘s total compensation package for eligible full time employees includes: base salary, generous vacation and sick leave, flexible hours, medical/dental/vision, group life insurance, and long term disability, Safe Harbor 401(K) with employer match, and free parking to list several.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit cover letter and resume, along with total compensation expectation to: hr@olelo.org with the job title (“Production Services Manager”) in subject line.

 

SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

῾Ōlelo seeks candidates to fill one (1) full-time Systems Administrator position that is based out of our main office building in Mapunapuna and services all locations throughout O’ahu.  Systems Administrator is responsible for leading the efforts to advance `Ōlelo’s technological infrastructure and leverage applications to increase `Ōlelo’s communication and transport/distribution capabilities.  Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the primary list below and other inherent duties and responsibilities associated with such position.

The successful candidates have:

  • Minimally a B.S. degree in Information Services or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience working for a non-profit organization is desirable.
  • Microsoft Windows Product Specialist and CompTIA Network+/Security+ preferred.
  • Minimum four years of progressively responsible experience in information management systems, including extensive experience in operations and management of local area networks.
  • Extensive demonstrated experience in wiring and interfacing all local area networks, including labeling, tracing, and troubleshooting wiring.
  • Understanding of ethical and regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to manage confidential and sensitive information related to agency business.
  • Ability to demonstrate technological literacy and competence by using existing or new technology and different types of software and hardware, and performance support systems.
  • Ability and experience in working with vendors and contractors.
  • Experience researching, analyzing and justifying for purchase, software and hardware.
  • General experience in troubleshooting problems in programs, network, and software and hardware.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft OS and Office software applications.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform multiple projects with changing priorities.
  • Ability to be thorough, organized, and attentive to detail.
  • Effective organizational, time, and project management skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to others with varying levels of understanding of technical issues.
  • Ability to problem-solve quickly, with creativity and flexibility.

ʿŌlelo‘s total compensation package for eligible full time employees includes: base salary, generous vacation and sick leave, flexible hours, medical/dental/vision, group life insurance, and long term disability, Safe Harbor 401(K) with employer match, and free parking to list several.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit cover letter and resume, along with total compensation expectation to: hr@olelo.org with the job title (“Systems Administrator”) in subject line.