Media Associate

The position will help users with department-owned facilities and software, provide support to four to six classes per week, and assist with the execution of faculty, graduate, and undergraduate student art projects and productions. This person also supports the unit by providing technology advice. The individual should have a breadth of equipment and software knowledge, be flexible, able to manage multiple, diverse activities concurrently, and have solid interpersonal skills.

The Media Associate oversees the program’s Interform Editing Macintosh Computer Lab, Sound Studio, print facilities and the darkroom. The person in this position will manage the equipment stockroom, including the checking out of digital video, photo, and audio equipment and managing a group of students who will act as check-out and facility monitors. This is a full-time appointment during the academic year, August 1 to June 15 and shifts to a reduced schedule during the summer (June 16 to July 31; MIT Job #15091).