Sacramento Film + Media Volunteer

 

Importance of Position:

Learn how the film office operates, build connections with local filmmakers

 

Skills, qualifications or requirements for assignment:

Basic knowledge of the entertainment industry; enrolled in a film program; basic computer, email, and phone skills; learn quickly and solve problems effectively; ability to accept feedback

 

Duties and Responsibilities (List specific tasks to be done by the volunteer):

Assist the film office in permitting projects; provide excellent customer service; assist in providing location contact and jurisdiction information; attend monthly Arts, Culture, and Creative Economy Commission meetings; assist with social media, newsletters, and marketing campaigns

 

Training Provided:

One-on-one shadowing with film commissioner, PA Boot Camp training; on-set shadowing of production (if available)

 

Person supervising volunteer: 

Jennifer West, Sacramento Film Commissioner

 

Duration of assignment:

Summer 2022: May 31-July 8 or July 11-August 19

 

Hours Needed and Proposed Schedule:

20 hours per week, Monday through Thursday, flexible schedule

 

Assignment location:

New City Hall, 915 I Street, 3rd Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814

 

Benefits of Volunteering: 

Gain understanding of film production in Sacramento, create relationships with local filmmakers, $1800 stipend at completion of 6 weeks

 

Grounds for Termination:

Failure to complete weekly hours or assignments

 

Contact:

Jennifer West

jcwest@cityofsacramento.org

916-808-2676

 

Special Consideration:  Please acknowledge that you are able to perform the essential functions associated with this volunteer position, either with or without reasonable accommodation.  If you need reasonable accommodation, please contact (your agency contact)

Schedule Summary

This activity occurs between Monday, July 11, 2022 and Friday, August 19, 2022