Non Linear Video Editor - Temporary


Olympia, Washington

Post Production - Editing, Compositing, Motion Graphics, & Visual Effects


3,071.00 per month

Legislative Support Services

Veteran Friendly

The Washington State Office of Legislative Support Services is currently recruiting for the position of session Non Linear Video Editor. This is a full-time, exempt, temporary position, beginning December 30, 2019, and continuing until March 13, 2020.

This is a non-partisan position, supporting the House, Senate and Legislative Sub-Agencies. The candidate must maintain a non-biased, non-partisan work ethic in a partisan political environment.

It is anticipated that this position will work, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. but the person may be asked to work a flexible schedule to provide some evening and weekend coverage as necessary. The position is non-permanent and exempt from civil service and does not qualify for overtime compensation beyond the regular work week, health or retirement. Leave is not approved during session unless there is an exceptional circumstance that arises.

*Daily editing of Legislative Update programs with legislators that air in over 40 cities and on the web.
*Shoot House and Senate floor debates, committees, and other events on the capitol campus.


Please submit the following information via mail service postmarked no later than 5:00 pm on December 5, 2019. No informational interviews will be conducted.
*A letter of interest addressing the specific qualifications and abilities.
*A current video resume on thumb drive. Online resumes and online work samples will not be accepted. Video must
include examples of applicant's shooting abilities. Videos will not be returned.

Applications without the requested above materials will not move forward in the recruitment process.

Send in hard copy to:

Lisa Biscay, HR Business Partner
Legislative Support Services
PO Box 40500
Olympia, Washington 98504-0500

Legislative Support Services is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to create a working environment that includes and respects cultural, racial, ethnic, sexual orientation and gender identity diversity. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, persons over 40 years of age, disabled and Vietnam era veterans and people of all sexual orientations and gender identities are encouraged to apply. Persons needing accommodation in the application process or this announcement in an alternative format may contact Lisa Biscay, in the Human Resources office at (360) 786-7337.

Experience / Skills


*The ideal candidate is skilled, responsible, efficient, attentive to detail and able to make a commitment.
*Candidates should have at least two years of non-linear editing using Adobe Creative Cloud programs (Adobe *Premiere and After Effects, etc.).
*Ability to use a professional video camera and related production equipment on a daily basis. Experience with DLSR
and Sony XDCam EX cameras a plus.
*The ability to work under tight deadlines is vital.
*Outstanding customer service and people skills.
*Effective time management and multi-tasking skills.
*Excellent office management skills, including the use of Microsoft Office Suite.
*Must be able to work effectively in a team environment.