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Vidoe Technician (902-18-1434)

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JOB SUMMARY:
Under supervision, with wide latitude for independent judgment and initiative, the Video Technician will be responsible for providing 24 hour, 7 day a week support to Assistant District Attorneys investigating homicides and other serious felonies.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1. Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
2. Exceptional organizational skills and ability to prioritize workloads.
3. Familiarity with a wide spectrum of Computer and Video/Photo Editing technology
4. Able to carry 60 lbs. of equipment.
5. Superior Computer Skills are required.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Specific duties will include, but are not limited to the following:
6. Respond to crime scenes, police precincts, hospitals and other pertinent locations at the request of the District Attorney.
7. Record on videotape crime scenes and statements by defendants and witnesses and preserve and maintain them for use as evidence in court.
8. Retrieve surveillance footage, preserve and maintain this media for use as evidence during trial and create duplications for discovery purposes.
9. Perform tasks related to NYPD’s Body Worn Camera (BWC) Program deployment, including downloading, duplicating, editing, and redacting BWC footage.
10. Provide the District Attorney’s Office with technical support for courtroom presentations.
Create duplications, and/or perform edits and redactions to audio/video recordings. Play any audio/video tapes and disks that become evidence, as well as clarifications to overcome acoustic and visual problems in courtrooms.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS/PREFERRED SKILLS: 11. A Bachelor’s degree preferred, or a High School diploma/GED and three (3) years of experience in the TV/Video Industry. 12. A valid New York State driver’s license with a minimum of two (2) years of driving experience is preferred and if license exists, must be maintained for the duration of employment. 13. Familiarity and experience with: Video and Photo Editing, Video Playback, Disc Duplication, File Conversion, MS Office, Surveillance Footage Retrieval a Plus Note: Due to the necessary service needs of this position, the incumbent will be required to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays. In addition, the incumbent may be required to be on call as needed in emergency situations. To apply you must visit the BXDA Office website (www.bronxda.nyc.gov) and click on Career Opportunities.The Office of the Bronx District. Attorney is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity and Inclusion
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