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Job listing closed on 4 Jul 2024
27 Jun 2024

Production Graduate Associate

🇺🇸 Detroit, MI, USA
0+ years exp.

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Are you ready to join the PROS? The Detroit Pistons Rotational Opportunity is a nine-month graduate rotational program focused on developing well rounded talent through an immersive learning experience!

As the Production Graduate Associate, you will learn the core proficiencies of production video editing and control room production throughout our Graduate Associate rotational program! Associates will spend 4 - 5 months in two different departments throughout their vertical focus. We are seeking a team member with a positive, upbeat outlook that can lead and connect with a diverse population!

Here at the Detroit Pistons, we are focused on equality for all. We work collaboratively to foster a diverse and inclusive work environment that celebrates our differences while driving innovation and equity. Creating impactful experiences on and off the court is what we do - and ensuring that everyone has a voice is how we do it.

What you’ll be doing:

Production Video Editing

  • Assist with rating and tagging videos and photos on internal MAM system
  • Assist in production shoots, both photo and video
  • Act as assist editor prepping timelines, locating footage and shot listing
  • Assist photographer on game nights

Control Room Production

  • Work closely with Senior Control Room Producer to help manage all video board and creative items loaded into the control room for gameday show
  • Assist Senior Control Room Producer with creative direction and production of video board segments
  • Assist with media management, creative request tracking, and footage requests
  • Create gameday video board graphics or video content as needed
  • Assist entertainment team managers with social media video creation as needed
  • Prepare and distribute game day scripts and production notes for control room staff
  • Learn and operate control room equipment as needed
  • Consistent research and pitching of new and innovative game presentation ideas and technology

What we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor's degree required from a college or university in related field (preferred)
  • Relevant work experience related to the Digital Marketing departments
  • Ability to be onsite M-F, holidays, weekends, and nights as needed
  • Familiarity with major social media platforms (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok and LinkedIn).
  • Basic knowledge of social media management tools and familiarity with graphic design platforms like Adobe Photoshop and Canva.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to craft engaging content tailored to specific audiences.
  • HTML or other web language knowledge
  • Ability to multitask and be solutions oriented
  • Proficient in grammar and writing short form copy


The Detroit Pistons organization is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace. To safeguard our employees and their families, our visitors, and the broader community from COVID-19, and in consideration of recommendations from public health authorities and our medical advisors, we require that all Pistons employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. We will consider requests for exemptions to accommodate individuals who cannot be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.