Production Assistant Helper
An entry level job position, beneficial for interested entrants to gain hands-on experience and start their career in the film industry. In aid to the AD and locations team, PAs quickly learn on set protocols and meet other crew members.
A Production Assistant (PA) Helper can have many duties during a busy day of production. This entry level position is the starting point for many people who work in film and television today.
Entry Level & In-demand
What kind of jobs are available?
What those who work in this department usually bring to the work.
- Production Assistant Helpers bring a positive and energetic attitude to work with an openness to learn.
- Courses such as the Motion Picture Industry Orientation and Motion Picture General Safety are advantageous.
- No previous film work experience is necessary for this position.
Office Production Assistant Helper / PA Helper
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