Part Time; Career Minimum Starting Salary: $24.47/hourly. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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The Digital Initiatives department is a part of the University Library and it creates, delivers, and preserves the library's digital assets and data. Departmental staff digitize archival materials in a variety of formats including photographic prints and negatives, slides, maps, graphic arts, publications and textual materials, and audio visual formats. Digital Initiatives manages the digital preservation program to ensure the library digital collections and research data are preserved and available to future researchers. The department develops and promotes tools and services to facilitate the use of digital collections in scholarship and teaching.
Under the direction of the Digital Initiatives Unit Head, the Digital Production Project Manager plans, coordinates, monitors scope, and schedules tasks, resources, and deliverables for digitization projects. The incumbent coordinates with cross-departmental teams and clients to define project requirements. The project manager leads a team of student assistants in the digitization and preservation of archival materials in a variety of formats, specializing in photography. This position exercises judgement in selecting methods and techniques for specialized post-production editing of files based on the nature of the cultural heritage materials and their unique characteristics. The digital production project manager uses a variety of hardware and software for image capture, post-processing, file management and project management.
This position involves managing technical projects having a defined beginning and end; manages the project's framework processes and methodologies involving departmental or cross-functional teams; plans, coordinates and monitors scope, requirements, schedules, budgets, resources, tasks, risks, staff and deliverables; monitors the project from initiation through completion; and organizes and leads activities relating to the management and completion of projects. The selected candidate will be a professional who applies acquired job skills, policies, and procedures to complete substantive assignments / projects / tasks of moderate scope and complexity; exercises judgment within defined guidelines and practices to determine appropriate action.
To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit they must be submitted electronically via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site (https://jobs.ucsc.edu ) on or before the initial review date (IRD). A computer is available at the UCSC Staff Human Resources Office located at Scotts Valley Center (SVC), 100 Enterprise Way, Suite E100, Scotts Valley, CA 95066. To learn more or to request disability accommodation call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service 800-735-2922. The University of California, Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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