Digitisation Technician

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Windsor
Posted
24 Mar 2019
Closes
29 Mar 2019
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Digitisation Technician Position: Digitisation Technician Location: Windsor, Berkshire Job type: Full Time, Fixed Term Contract May 2019 to May 2020 Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday Salary: £23,000 to £24,500 per annum, dependent on experience Closing Date: 31 March 2019, 23:55 About the role: It’s introducing the Georgian age, to the digital age It's being trusted to deliver. And it’s the satisfaction of presenting, and promoting a uniquely important archive collection. This is what makes working for them so different. In quality and diversity, they are breath-taking. Working on the unique Georgian Papers Programme as part of their Library and Archives team, your challenge will be to digitise material stored within the Archives for the Georgian Papers Programme, thereby producing valuable content for a high profile public access portal. You'll capture and produce high quality images of archive items, before transferring them to catalogue databases for permanent storage. You’ll analyse every digital image for quality and metadata compliance, carrying out vital quality assurance checks. The deadlines will challenge you, but you'll be driven by the experience you'll gain working with this fascinating archive collection. In everything you do, you will aim to engage a growing audience with an expanding collection of digital records. About you: You'll already have experience of capturing and producing high quality digital images, as well as some expertise in digital imaging software, making you a real asset to their team. Ideally, you'll also have experience of working with archival material and excellent knowledge of workflows in a digital environment. Good organisational and planning skills are essential, as you'll be meeting regular project deadlines. Self-motivated with a meticulous eye for detail, you're confident creating and interpreting metadata, meeting all current metadata standards. With excellent communication skills, you'll be able to work both independently and in a small team to achieve consistently high standards. Above all, you’re eager to immerse yourself in the unique learning opportunities that the collection presents. This is your opportunity to use your digital imaging skills to deliver the exceptional. In return you will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package, including 33 days holiday (inclusive of Bank Holidays), a 15% employer contribution pension scheme (with the option for flexibility - to increase contributions or draw down as salary), with training and development, as well as a range of recreational facilities. You may have experience of the following: Imaging Technician, Digitisation Technician, Digital Archiving, Photographer, Still Photography, Assistant Photographer, Product Photography, Digitisation, Digital Imaging Technician, Archiving, Digital Imaging Specialist, Photo Technician, Document Technician, Charity, Charities, NFP, Not for Profit, Third Sector, Arts and Heritage etc.

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