Motion Picture Projectionists

Motion Picture Projectionists

Set up and operate motion picture projection and related sound reproduction equipment.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Cooperation * Stress Tolerance * Independence * Initiative * Self Control * Adaptability/Flexibility * Achievement/Effort * Concern for Others

Representative Tasks * Insert film into top magazine reel, or thread film through a series of sprockets and guide rollers, attaching the end to a take-up reel. * Start projectors and open shutters to project images onto screens. * Monitor operations to ensure that standards for sound and image projection quality are met.



Job Family Personal Care and Service

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