Cape Breton Regional Library


Cape Breton Regional Library

Videographer (One year contract – part-time)

The Cape Breton Regional Library invites Internal and External applications for a part-time one year contract for the position of Videographer for the Cape Breton Regional Library. We are looking for someone that is skilled in filming and photography, editing, and sound. The successful candidate will be a team player with an eye for capturing and showcasing the Library’s programs and services in a virtual platform.


  • Provide video coverage for Library events, programs, and activities.
  • Work with Library staff to create engaging video content for online consumption.
  • Assist Library staff in story development and provide guidance on producing high-quality video content.
  • Provide live streaming support to library programs.

Hours of work: 17.5 hrs/wk

A flexible schedule is required with the ability to work some days, evenings, and weekends.


  • High school graduation diploma
  • Experience in recording, scoring, and editing video and audio (samples required)
  • Ability to operate, configure and set up video, photography, and other production equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines and organize time efficiently
  • Live streaming experience
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and other editing software
  • Photography skills
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to collaborate and work with others
  • Post-secondary education or coursework in video/audio production applied media and communication arts and related fields of study are considered assets.

The successful candidate will have strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.

The health and safety of our employees and patrons is a top priority for the Cape Breton Regional Library. Please note that during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are taking every precaution to keep our staff and patrons safe. Safety protocols and procedures will be in place for the interview and hiring process.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and a digital portfolio showing examples of past projects by 4:30p.m., Thursday, October 22 to:

Jessica Robertson

Cape Breton Regional Library

50 Falmouth Street, Sydney, Nova Scotia, B1P 6X9

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Contract length: 12 months

Part-time hours: 17.5 per week

Application deadline: 2020-10-22

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: $15.05-$18.28 per hour

Work remotely:

  • No