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Film Editor Posted on Oct 24, 2017 by Canadian Harkara Inc.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $31.00 to $33.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 11, 2018
Job Requirements


Canadian Harkara Inc.




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Level of Expertise



7 months to less than 1 year

Type of Production or Direction Concentration

Technical direction

Type of Media

  • Advertising or communications
  • Record production
  • Radio or television arts

Specific Skills

  • Plan, organize and direct the artistic aspects of production
  • Interpret scripts, select the cast and advise in the interpretation and delivery of the performance
  • Determine lighting, lenses, camera angles and backgrounds
  • Co-ordinate and direct the photography of production
  • Edit motion picture film and arrange film segments into sequences

Production Credits

5 - 9 productions

Announcing or Broadcasting

  • News
  • Musical or variety concert
  • Motion picture and film industry
  • Live, special event or ceremonial program
  • Feature documentary
  • Dramatic arts
  • Computer graphics or technical special effects
  • Animation

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Feb 11, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Film Editor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Film, Radio and Television Producers
NOC code: 5131.1

Interest in determining scope, treatment and scheduling of productions, and in adapting scripts and programs to reach specific audiences


Interest in co-ordinating all elements of productions to ensure that quality is maintained; in controlling all stages of productions to ensure deadlines are met; and in approving productions before release; may direct productions


Interest in negotiating with administrators, investors, contractors, directors and staff to develop business management policies and to finance productions; and in negotiating royalties

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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