|The incumbent is responsible for skilled darkroom work and related tasks in accordance with established photographic procedures; photography of museum activities and special events; in-house copy-stand work.|
|The City of Springdale is currently accepting applications for the position of DIGITIZATION PROJECT MANAGER/DARKROOM TECHNICIAN/ PHOTOGRAPHER. Interested persons should submit an application to the Human Resources Department no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 9, 2018.
The incumbent is responsible for: initiation and management of the museum’s digitization project; digitization of collections; skilled darkroom work; museum photography; and in-house copy-stand work.
Qualified applicants must possess: a high school diploma or equivalent; at least one years’ experience working with digitization projects; photography and film processing training mandatory; sufficient darkroom experience to have extensive knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and equipment used in film processing.
Starting salary is $31,337.
To apply, you must submit a cover letter, resume, and City of Springdale application.
Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
The City of Springdale provides an excellent benefit package and is an EOE and drug free workplace.
|ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
* In accordance with the museum’s digitization plan and in collaboration with librarian/photo
* Coordinates photo processing activities with librarian/photo archivist and occasionally
* Performs darkroom activities:
* Photographs special museum activities and special events, exhibits, and/or collections
* Performs in-house photo copy-stand work.
USE OF EQUIPMENT AND/OR COMPUTERS
While performing the functions of this job, the employee is required to work on one’s feet for some of the work period. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; use stairs and operate a freight elevator. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
While performing the functions of this job, the employee is exposed to temperature and humidity levels which are set for optimal photography conditions and are frequently cooler than average office environments; frequently exposed to chemicals and fumes; rubber gloves, aprons, and eyewear provided by museum.
The noise level in the work environment ranges is fairly quiet to moderately quiet.
To view the complete job description, go to http://www.springdalear.gov/789/Current-Job-Openings.
About Shiloh Museum of Ozark History
The Shiloh Museum of Ozark History is a regional history museum which serves the public by preserving and providing resources for finding meaning, enjoyment, and inspiration in the exploration of the Arkansas Ozarks. Our services include:
• changing exhibits on the history of the Arkansas Ozarks
• programs and services for schoolchildren, teachers, homeschoolers, adults, and families, both on- and off-site
• annual special events, including our Ozark Quilt Fair and annual open house
• research library offerings on local history and genealogy, and the largest collection of historic photographs in Arkansas
• park-like grounds and seven historic buildings
• a website loaded with local history, virtual exhibits, historic photos, a calendar of events, and history podcasts