Please see Special Instructions for more details.*Must be a current University of Utah student.* For the Library to be able to appropriately monitor hours worked, part-time employees are generally asked to restrict their work with the University of Utah to Library employment only, unless an exception exists.
|Job Title||Computer Operator|
|Working Title||AV Data Technician|
|Patient Care Job Code?|
|Type||Non Benefited Staff / Student|
|Standard Hours per Week||19|
|Full Time or Part Time?||Part Time|
|Work Schedule Summary||
|Is this a work study job?||No|
|VP Area||Academic Affairs|
|Department||00790 - Marriott Library - Operations|
|City||Salt Lake City, UT|
|Type of Recruitment||External Posting|
|Pay Rate Range||9.78|
NOTE: May close at anytime.
From oral histories and music to home movies, news, and independent film, the audio-visual materials in Special Collections provide a dynamic glimpse into Utah’s art, history and culture. If you are detail-oriented, like working with computers and have a passion for history, for film, for the stories of people and the places where they live, consider joining the Audio-Visual Archive team. Organize digital audio and video, transform data using XML, and take pleasure in creating order out of chaos, preserve unique historical materials for future generations, and help visitors to the library discover something wonderful they didn’t know existed.
Create descriptive EAD finding aids for AV collections using XML code
Record and analyze data in archive databases, spreadsheets and management systems
Transform data from text into tab-delimited files and XML using Excel formulas, Notepad++, XSLT, and other practices
Use in-house software to create metadata that adheres to national standards
Recognize items that need special preservation treatment
Repair and rehouse audio-visual materials for preservation and long term storage
Organize and describe physical and digital audio-visual materials
Conduct research as necessary for special projects, screenings and patron requests
Keep detailed records of all projects
Assist patrons in Special Collections reading room
Other duties as assigned in relation to the operations of the Multimedia Archives
One year of computer operations experience or equivalency required; demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills are also required. Previous customer service experience is preferred.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
Ability to operate PC and Mac computers
Ability to work with XML code, Microsoft Excel, databases and complex software
Ability to work 15-19 hours per week
Ability to lift 30 pounds
Demonstrated organizational abilities and good attention to detail
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions
Ability to work effectively with limited supervision, make independent
Ability to work as part of a team
Good interpersonal skills for interaction at reference desk
Interest in the history of visual and aural media
Interest in the history of Utah and the West
|Special Instructions Summary||
Must be a current University of Utah student.
For the Library to be able to appropriately monitor hours worked, part-time employees are generally asked to restrict their work with the University of Utah to Library employment only, unless an exception exists.
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
How many months/years of computer operations related work experience do you have?
- No experience
- Less than 6 months
- 6 months or more, but less than 1 year
- 1 year or more, but less than 3 years
- 3 years or more
How many months/years of customer service experience do you have?
- No experience
- Less than 6 months
- More than 6 months but less than 1 year
- More than 1 year but less than 3 years
- More than 3 years
Are you a current University of Utah student?
- Cover Letter
- Appropriate discharge document (such as a DD-214 – Member Copy 4) – Veteran Only – Call 801.581.2169
- Addendum to the University of Utah - Veteran Only - Call 801.581.2169 after submission