TV Production Assistants
6 people are interested
If you have ever wanted to see how live television shows are made, we have an amazing opportunity for you! Best Friends is going to be partnering with Animal Planet to increase the visibility of some of our adoptable animals on live TV this fall. We are looking for volunteers to act as production assistants to support the adoptions and public relations team in helping the filming process go smoothly. This will involve a number of tasks that will require excellent customer service skills, adaptability, and a positive attitude.
**Duties and Essential Functions**
- Help to prepare the Lifesaving Center for filming, including cleaning, moving equipment, and other tasks as assigned.
- Help the animal handlers prepare the dogs and cats for filming and help retrieve treats, toys, and anything else the animals need.
- Interact with Lifesaving Center guests to explain what is happening and politely ask them to refrain from interfering or excessive noise.
- Help politely ask guests to allow the film crew access to the required filming areas when needed.
- Must be able to present a positive and professional demeanor and appearance.
- Excellent customer service skills are required.
- Volunteers for this shift must have completed at least three general volunteering shifts
**Accepting New Volunteers**
- This position is available for a limited number of shifts during the run of the program from September 10-December 12.
- Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:00AM-11:00AM, between September 17 and December 12.
**Minimum age requirement**
- 16 years of age or older.
**Training and Orientation**
- This shift will be available to any volunteers who have completed at least three general volunteering shifts. Training will be provided on any needed tasks during your first shift.
About Best Friends Animal Society Utah
2005 S 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84106, US
The mission of Best Friends is to end the killing in America's animal shelters and create a time when there are No More Homeless Pets. We do this by building community programs and partnerships all across the nation. We believe that by working together we can Save Them All.
Best Friends Animal Society - Utah is working collaboratively with animal rescue groups, city shelters and passionate individuals who are all dedicated to the mission of making Utah a no-kill state. As part of this mission, Best Friends hosts adoption and fundraising events, runs the Best Friends Utah Adoption Center in Sugar House, and leads the NKUT initiative .
2005 S 1100 ESalt Lake City, UT 84106
- Customer Service
- Animal Care / Handling
- People Skills
- Public Speaking
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training