Friday , March 24 2023

National Archives Jobs For Digital Imaging Specialist

Website The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

Job Description:

This position is part of the National Archives and Records Administration, National Archives and Records Administration. As a/an DIGITAL IMAGING SPECIALIST, you will be serving as a Digital Imaging Specialist in the Digitization Division within Research Services (R) at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with original archival records such as textual documents, photographs, maps and technical drawings, and historical artifacts.
  • Reformat original archival records and photographic intermediates using digital imaging technology to produce image files and various hard copy output such as facsimile prints on paper.
  • Work on a range of projects, including routine digitization, special requests, and complex and difficult projects.
  • Create administrative and technical metadata and may, in some situations, create descriptive metadata in accordance with archival standards.

Job Requirements:

Qualification & Experience:

  • Developing scanning workflows for either access or preservation-oriented digitization projects; AND
  • Using high-resolution overhead capture systems (e.g. Hasselblad, Phase One, or other high end camera systems).; AND
  • Using color management software to produce custom profiles to calibrate scanners, digital cameras and printers; AND
  • Managing and troubleshooting digital lab equipment (e.g. automated document scanners, digital copy camera systems, and film scanners etc.)

Job Details:

Company: The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Benton, AR, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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