Time Team America Seeking a Production Manager and a Field School Director

Production Manager Time Team America
OPB seeks an experienced professional to be our Production Manager for Time Team America, a FOUR-HOUR PBS prime time series. This exempt position is a full-time, regular status, salaried position with benefits. Because this position is grant funded, it is budgeted for approximately sixteen months, starting in January 2012.

Primary Duties/Responsibilities:
The Production Manager works with the Series Producer and production team to manage the day-to-day production of Time Team America. This includes creating project timelines, developing resource and staffing plans, financial management, managing resources, staff and contracts.

Field School Director Time Team America
OPB seeks a dynamic professional educator to develop and lead youth field schools held in conjunction with the filming of Time Team America, a four-part prime-time PBS series. This exempt position is a full-time, regular status, salaried position with benefits. Because this position is grant funded, it is budgeted for approximately eight months, starting in January 2012.

Primary Duties/Responsibilities:
The Field School Director works with the Time Team America project staff, co-Principal Investigators (PI), and external partners to design and implement four NSF-funded “Time Team America and the Science of Archaeology” Field Schools for youth, ages 11 to 17. The Field School Director develops and writes curriculum and activities for the youth field school and online field school; coordinates logistics for the field schools; implements, leads and teaches the four youth field schools; and collaborates and coordinates with the television production team.

Full job descriptions and application information can be found at http://www.opb.org/insideopb/careers/jobs/