Valley Church - Lead Production Associate

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  • West Des Moines, United States

Valley Church - Lead Production Associate

Job description

The Lead Production Associate at Valley Church is a strategic role, focused on fostering a passionate worship culture and developing leaders across the production department. The need is for a leader who views audio, video, and lighting through a lens of helping people to engage in worship. Valley Church is a worshiping community, in need of a leader who approaches production with pastoral sensitivity, creative ideas, and attention to detail. This is a place that values hard work, creativity, experimentation, and risk taking.

As Valley Church continues to grow, the Lead Production Associate will need to develop leaders and build teams. The Worship staff consists of the:

  • Worship Director
  • Lead Worship Associate
  • Lead Music Associate
  • 80+ Volunteers

  • The Lead Production Associate will help foster the production culture across multiple venues every weekend - and lead the teams who serve there. Currently there is the main auditorium venue with 3 services on Sunday morning. In the chapel there is a traditions service on Sunday. At the Valley Community Center there is a family oriented service on Sunday morning.




    The Lead Production Associate will support the creation, execution, and maintenance of a cohesive and intentional worship environment across all worship gatherings and venues.

    Lead Production Associate Job Profile

    Capabilities, Characteristics, & Key Qualities:

  • Deep devotion to God and love for His Word
  • Private worship drives public worship
  • Gifted (collaborative) leadership skills - Proven leader/ministry leader. Genuine love for people and concern for the spiritual well being and discipling of the team.
  • Effective architect of corporate gathering experiences that engage and connect people in meaningful worship
  • Value for perspectives and feedback of others
  • Embraces healthy evaluation
  • Skilled at biblical conflict resolution
  • Humble attitude
  • Innovative and creative
  • Quick (and life-long) learner
  • High technical competency
  • High degree of emotional intelligence
  • Able to attract others to the production ministry and cast vision
  • Able to develop a team-oriented culture through training, mentoring and teaching
  • Willing to engage with others in accountable relationship
  • Theologically and doctrinally aligned with Valley Church

  • Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide overall leadership to the Production Ministry
  • Influence the overall production culture - adults, youth, & kids ministry
  • Assist in the design of worship services
  • Facilitate creativity by providing an ideas-oriented environment
  • Lead team at a realistic pace allowing for each other’s personal best
  • Shepherd the volunteer teams
  • Communicate with key people with clarity and in a timely manner
  • Deliver expectations of others in the creative process in a timely manner
  • Meet regularly with Worship Director and others involved in leadership relevant to worship services and special events

  • Other Responsibilities:

  • Work with other key leaders to develop and execute the discipleship vision of Valley Church
  • Recruit volunteers and build multiple teams with the capacity to fulfill the vision and dreams of ministry
  • Develop current volunteers to realize their God given potential
  • Develop strategic plans for the department in alignment with the overall church mission, vision, values and strategies
  • Oversee creation and implementation of the Production budget

  • Reports to: Worship Director

    Compensation Package:

  • Total compensation negotiable based on experience and education
  • Entire package may be proportioned to accommodate the needs of person (salary, retirement, or health insurance)