Audio-Visual & Multimedia Collections Specialists
Also called: Audio Visual Specialist, Audio Visual Technician, Library Media Specialist, Media Specialist
What they do:Prepare, plan, and operate multimedia teaching aids for use in education. May record, catalogue, and file materials.
On the job, you would:
- Troubleshoot problems with audio-visual equipment.
- Train faculty and media staff on the use of audio-visual equipment.
- Confer with teachers to select course materials and to determine which training aids are best suited to particular grade levels.
Arts and Humanities
- English language
- customer service
Engineering and Technology
- computers and electronics
Education and Training
- teaching and course design
- listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
- thinking about the pros and cons of different ways to solve a problem
- noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
People and Technology Systems
- thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
- figuring out how a system should work and how changes in the future will affect it
- communicate by speaking
- listen and understand what people say
Ideas and Logic
- notice when problems happen
- come up with lots of ideas
People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
They do well at jobs that need:
- Attention to Detail
You might use software like this on the job:
Graphics or photo imaging software
Desktop publishing software
Video creation and editing software
- Adobe Systems Adobe After Effects
- Apple Final Cut Pro