Machine Room Operator - Light Iron Los Angeles

Schedule will vary, but an evening shift can be expected.

This position encompasses a wide array of tasks and responsibilities related to motion picture finishing for film and television. The ideal candidate for this position has a diverse background of skills and technical abilities and is able to complete complex, technical tasks in an efficient manner. Strong problem solving skills and attention to detail are a must for this position.

The primary responsibility of this position will be to assist in the delivery of both file and tape based feature and episodic television final deliverables. 

Key Responsibilities:

●    Understanding of and ability to create file & tape-based deliverables, including: 
o    DPX sequences
o    DCDM / DCP / KDM creation and QC
o    ProRes creation
o    DNxHD
o    HD and SD tape editorial
o    Signal flow

Skills/Experience Required:

●    Experience and proficiency with the following tools: 
o    DVS Clipster
o    A variety of HD and SD tape decks (e.g., SRW5500, AJ-HD3700B)
o    Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve
o    Avid Media Composer
o    Adobe After Effects
o    Colorfront Express

Work Environment and Physical Demands:

This job operates in a professional office environment.  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands and reach with hands and arms.  The employee may also be required to lift product or equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

Prompt and regular attendance is required, employees are expected to begin work at the start of their scheduled shift and to complete their assigned work shift according to the responsibilities of their position.
This position works standard business hours, but may require long hours and some weekend work.


Some out-of-state/country and overnight travel may be expected.

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Please submit resume in PDF format to [email protected]

Please no calls or drop offs.