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  NOC 5222 – Film and video camera operators

To apply under NOC-5222 National Occupation Classification you must follow the roles and responsibilities of Film and video camera operators.

Required roles and responsibilities:-

Film and video camera operators perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Meet with director and senior members of camera crew to discuss assignment and determine filming sequences, camera movements and picture composition
  • Select and set up camera equipment to be used and attach lens, filters and film magazine to camera
  • Adjust focus, exposure, lighting and other camera settings
  • Operate film or video camera to record news, live events, films, videos and television broadcasts
  • Label and record contents of exposed film, and complete report sheets
  • Test, maintain and store equipment.

You can also see the required titles to apply as a Film and video camera operators. 

NOC 5222 – Film and video camera operators: example titles.

  • assistant camera operator
  • camera operator
  • camera operator, motion picture
  • camera operator, video
  • dance videographer
  • EFP (electronic field production) camera operator
  • electronic field production (EFP) camera operator
  • electronic news gathering (ENG) camera operator
  • ENG (electronic news gathering) camera operator
  • film camera operator
  • film cameraman/woman
  • motion picture camera operator
  • news camera operator
  • senior motion picture camera operator
  • studio camera operator
  • television camera operator
  • television news camera operator
  • video camera operator
  • videographer

Employment Requirements

  • Completion of a college or technical program in broadcasting, audio-visual technology or a related field and Experience as an assistant camera operator are usually required.
  • Creative and technical ability, as demonstrated by a portfolio of work and experience, may be required.

Additional Information

  • Progression to supervisory or director of photography positions is possible with additional training and experience.


  • Audio and video recording technicians (5225)
  • AV (audiovisual) assistants (in 5227 Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts)
  • Filmmakers and directors of photography (in 5131 Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupations)
  • Photographers (5221)
  • Video artists (in 5136 Painters, sculptors and other visual artists)
  • Video transmission operators (in 5224 Broadcast technicians)

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