Videographer - Temporary


Olympia, Washington

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


3,071.00 per month

Legislative Support Services

Veteran Friendly

Videographer – Session Only - Temporary
Opens: November 18, 2019 ~ Closes: December 5, 2019

REPORTS TO: Supervisor – LSS Video Department
LOCATION: Olympia, Washington
SALARY: Monthly $3,071 Exempt


The Washington State Office of Legislative Support Services is currently recruiting
for the position of session Videographer.
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 may be asked to work some evening and weekend coverage. The position is temporary and does not qualify for overtime compensation beyond the regular work week, health or retirement benefits.

Leave is not approved during session unless there is an exceptional circumstance that arises.


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

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 videography industry. experience: professional experience preferred
but can include studies in videography.
*Ability to use a professional video camera and related production. equipment. 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.
*Demonstrated ability and knowledge of Adobe Premiere, After Affects and other programs in Creative Suite, and
related programs a plus.