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 (FT)

῾Ōlelo seeks candidates to fill one (1) full-time Media Services Associate position to work out of our Māpunapuna 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.
  • To apply send resume and cover letter. Please indicate the position desired in the subject field.

All interested candidates please send your resume and cover letter to hr@olelo.org and please add Media Services Associate to the subject field.

MEDIA SERVICES ASSOCIATE (PT)

῾Ōlelo seeks candidates to fill one (1) part-time Media Services Associate position to work out of our Nānākuli 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.
  • To apply send resume and cover letter. Please indicate the position desired in the subject field.

All interested candidates please send your resume and cover letter to hr@olelo.org and please add Media Services Associate to the subject field.

 

PLAYBACK TECHNICIAN (FT)

‘Ōlelo seeks candidates to fill one (1) full-time Playback Technician position that is based out of our main office building in Māpunapuna. We are looking for an organized, detail-oriented team player for our Playback department.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Monitor and ensure the integrity of scheduled and live programming, adjusts schedule using
    program fillers effectively and as needed
  • Monitor and perform basic troubleshooting for Hawaiian Telcom and Spectrum cable channels,
    VOD channels, and online distribution outlets; also performs routine testing.
  • Encode and perform quality checks for all program submissions for airing on ‘Ōlelo distribution outlets
  • Manage and monitor multiple simultaneous live feeds via remote cellular HD backpack systems.
  • Troubleshoot, document, report, and communicate problems and/or tasks to
    immediate supervisor on a regular basis.

All interested candidates please send your resume and cover letter to hr@olelo.org and please add Playback Technician to the subject field.