Digital Photography (Cultural Heritage) Imaging Project Officer

Recruiter
DatacomIT
Location
Melbourne VIC
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
09 Aug 2019
Closes
04 Sep 2019
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an opportunity for experienced photographic imaging specialists to work on an exciting cultural heritage project to digitise a major still film and fragile material archive of Australian subjects. The role involves using Capture One Pro to capture and adjust high-resolution scans to retain the maximum integrity to originals.

Responsibilities

  • Capture and Adjusting high-res RAW camera files for optimal tonal reproduction and conversion.
  • Monitoring image quality as part of an overall quality assurance process
  • Preparing image files for Post Processing
  • Effectively communicating with Team members and or Project Manager

Working hours 7am - 3.15pm or 3pm - 11pm. Monday to Friday

The following criteria are needed to be successful in this role:

  • Strong background in all aspects of digital imaging
  • Understanding of the concepts of analogue photography and imaging
  • Thorough understanding of image adjusting using levels and curves in Photoshop 
  • Capture One Pro experience is desirable but can be addressed through on the job training
  • Strong digital file management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • "Can Do" attitude with a professional approach to resolving issues

The position is reporting directly to the Project Manager, and although initially a 5-6 months contract has excellent potential for extension and development of the role.
If you match the criteria outlined above and are looking for a new challenge please hit Apply Now.

** Background (Police) Checks will be conducted on the successful applicant. You may be required to perform a simple test prior formal interview process.