Production Assistant Job Description

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Production Assistant

Production Assistant responsibilities

  • Helping prepare the set with lights, props, equipment etc.
  • Assisting costume designers, directors, camerapeople and other crew members
  • Printing and distributing daily paperwork (e.g. scripts, call sheets)

Production Assistant Job Description Template

Job Brief

We are looking for a competent Production Assistant to support all aspects of film or TV production. The crew will count on you for various crucial tasks, from organizing sets to distributing scripts to crowd control.

If you want to prove yourself and work your way up the ranks in filmmaking, this is the place to start. High energy and commitment are essential. If you are a restless individual who can multi-task, solve problems and do things proactively, you’ll quickly become invaluable.

The goal is to ensure production gets on smoothly and problem-free.

Responsibilities

  • Help prepare the set with lights, props, equipment etc.
  • Assist costume designers, directors, camerapeople and other crew members
  • Print and distribute daily paperwork (e.g. scripts, call sheets)
  • Escort actors around the filming area and coordinate extras
  • Conduct crowd control by putting up signs, directing pedestrians away from filming, lock down sets etc.
  • Act as a runner distributing messages or items within film crew and cast
  • Perform administrative work (answering phones, paperwork etc.)
  • Undertake errands as assigned

Requirements

  • Proven experience as production assistant or a passion for the industry
  • Knowledge of terminology will be appreciated
  • Computer savvy
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking ability
  • Resourcefulness and problem-solving
  • A team player with great communication skills
  • Physical strength and stamina
  • A valid driver’s license
  • High school diploma; Relevant training (e.g. production courses) will be an advantage

Production Assistant Job Description Examples

Production Assistant • Art Machine

Trailer Park Group is a full-service agency specializing in content creation and entertainment marketing. By combining a storytelling expertise with large-scale production resources, Trailer Park is uniquely positioned to make, market and distribute content for its diverse client portfolio of major brands and top entertainment studios. With content creation at the center, we support our clients...

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SF Production Assistant needed for outdoor lighting and... • Upwork

Hello!

I'm looking for a Production Assistant in the SF Bay Area that has an interest in fashion photography, and is proficient with using an outdoor lighting reflector. We also need "behind-the-scenes" video footage recorded in-between shoot time for Instagram purposes...

The production will last 3-4 hours and will require throughout San Francisco. Please msg me if you have any questions / concerns

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PRODUCTION ASSISTANT • Berry Global

Overview

Berry Global Berry Global, headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important.’ With $13 billion in revenue for fiscal year 2019 on a combined pro forma basis from operations, Berry is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative nonwoven, flexible, and rigid products used every day within consumer and... indu...

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Production Assistant • Peoplelink Staffing Solutions

We have full time Production positions available in the Joplin area!

This position is great for entry level, production candidates who need flexibility in their schedule as well candidates looking to re-enter the workforce. Don’t wait apply today! Production positions available apply today...

Production Worker Job Summary :

· $ 15.00 to 18.00

· 8 hours Shift 1st 2nd or 3rd

· Ability to wor...

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