TV Production Specialist (Albanian)


Vacancy ID: 851114   Announcement Number: DE-13-73   USAJOBS Control Number: 338865100

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Vacancy Identification Number

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1. Title of Job

TV Production Specialist (Albanian)


2. Biographic Data

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4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

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7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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16. Availability Date

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

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001 TV PRODUCTION SPECIALIST (ALBANIAN)

21. Geographic Availability

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110010001 Washington DC, DC

22. Transition Assistance Plan

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23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

The following question will address your minimum qualification.  Please review the question and consider your answer carefully. Choose only one answer, Yes or No. 

A- Yes.
B- No.

1. Do you have one year of specialized experience which is directly related to this line of work AND the ability to speak, read and write in both the Albanian and English languages in order to monitor the accuracy of translation in television broadcast?

 

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCEis experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. Such experience is defined as knowledge of all aspects of developments in the techniques used in producing television and radio broadcasts, while combining various types of visual and audio elements to achieve broadcast quality programs.

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

2. Knowledge of the principles and practices of writing and editing for television, radio and Internet broadcast. 

3. Knowledge of the full range of techniques used in producing television and radio broadcasts. Skill in combining various types of visual and audio elements to achieve broadcast quality programs.

4. Skill in using the full range of broadcast and production-related equipment and technology applied to: retrieving and editing audio elements; editing interviews and stringer reports for content; performing complex audio mixes; and organizing audio elements for live and pre-recorded broadcast.

5. Knowledge of the target area, its people, history, literature, and customs. Up-to-date knowledge of current events, domestic and foreign policies, economic, cultural, and other interests of target area audience.