Please forgive the cross-posting. Here is an announcement for a position
we have open:
*Coordinator, Event Media Technology*: The University of Nevada, Reno seeks
a dynamic, engaged Event Media Technology Coordinator with a commitment to
excellent customer service and a flair for creative solutions. The position
will meet with potential event clients, determine needs, create action
plans to fulfill needs, and make decisions and judgments as to the best
technology and methods to implement needs and produce events. Major
responsibilities include, but are not limited to: developing plans to
fulfill various event needs including procurement of equipment and
additional staff as well as system test-bedding and component evaluation;
setting up, breaking down, running and troubleshooting technical devices to
include video, sound and lighting systems, projectors, computers, and more;
monitoring and producing media technology elements during events; and
collaborating with production teams in seeking the highest quality and most
effective production approaches relative to the project. The Event Media
Technology Coordinator will have a direct impact on the success of events
and thus the University’s image with a wide range of internal and external
constituents who participate in events held on campus.
Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited
institution and two years of work experience in event media technology
coordination and support. For additional information and preferred
qualifications please see the University’s online job posting at
Salary: $40s-$50s DOE. TIAA/CREF and other retirement options; 24 days of
vacation annually; generous sick leave policy; tuition benefits for self
and family; no state income tax or FICA.
The University of Nevada, Reno is a land-grant University and a major
research institution in the state with a student population of over 18,000.
Although engaged across the campus, the position is part of the
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center — an award winning campus showpiece with
295,000 square feet of high-tech research, presentation, and computing
The University is situated in Reno, a metropolitan area of nearly 400,000,
on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. The city is
conveniently located 38 miles from Lake Tahoe, a world-class skiing area
with limitless summer and winter recreational opportunities.
Online application is required. To apply, go to
https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/10837. Application deadline is July 1,
2012. AA/EEO. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
Newly hired faculty must have an official transcript of their highest
degree sent by the degree granting institution(s) directly to University of
Nevada, Reno Human Resources within 30 calendar days from the effective
date of employment. References will be verified for finalists in the
application process. Incumbent will be required to pass a background check.
The position is subject to a mandatory unpaid furlough requirement of 6
days per year through June 30, 2013.