Digital Preservation Technician

ACMI
VIC - Metro
Closing Date
Wed, 25th November 2020
Position Type
Full Time
Salary
Location
VIC - Metro
Status
Open

ACMI is the museum of screen culture. Navigate the universe of film, TV, videogames and art with us. ACMI celebrates the wonder and power of the world's most democratic artform – fostering the next generation of makers, players and watchers. ACMI's vibrant calendar of exhibitions, screenings, commissions, festivals, and industry and education programs explore the stories, technologies and artists that create our shared screen culture. Explore our universe on a variety of online platforms before we reopen our doors in 2021.

The ACMI collection is one of Australia's premiere moving image collection and as such attracts a high level of interest from students, researchers, film-makers, historians and the general public.

We have a fantastic opportunity for Digital Preservation Technician to assist the Time-based Media & AV Conservator in the day-to-day operations of the Media Preservation Lab. These activities include the digitisation of analogue collection items, preservation of digital born collection material, editing and management of digital files and preventive conservation of objects. Working as a part of this great team you will have the opportunity to utilise your experience in cataloguing and accessioning as well as your database management and exceptional organisational skills. Additionally, you will be a collaborative and focused team player with a passion for film preservation.

Applicants should provide a 500 word response demonstrating their ability to meet the requirements of the role outlined within the position description and be submitted together with a brief resume.

This Grade 3 role is offered on a full time basis and has commencing salary of $68,884 plus super.

Applications close: Wednesday, 25 November 2020 at 11:59 pm

Please note interviews will be on Friday, 4 December 2020

For further information on this role, please refer to the position description listed on the employment section of our website www.acmi.net.au.

ACMI is a child safe workplace and actively promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children from all backgrounds. ACMI is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building an inclusive workplace that supports diverse thinking and innovation. ACMI encourages applications from First Nations People, people of culturally diverse backgrounds, people with disabilities, and people from the LGBTIQA+ community. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at recruitment@acmi.net.au or 03 8663 2200.

Contact

Nich Richardson
recruitment@acmi.net.au

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