Apply by Dec 24th, 2017
La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club seeks applicants for a paid archives internship. This is a temporary, part-time, paid position working approximately 20 hours per week (exact schedule to be determined). The internship will start in late January and last through May 2018, with the possibility of an extension through August 2018. Continue reading
Application Deadline: December 9, 2017
Position: Full-time, Paid
Timeframe: 01/15/18 — 03/26/18
The intern will work with the Interactive Media and Outreach department to learn the current workflow of the department’s media editing lab and analyze and suggest better approaches to workflow.
This is a Spring semester internship and can be full-time or part-time. This internship has a mid-January start date (flexible) and the length of the internship depends on full-time or part-time status.
Internship applications must be submitted through the Smithsonian Online Academic Appointment System (SOLAA): https://solaa.si.edu/ To apply on SOLAA, create a new application in the National Air and Space Museum Academic Year Internship program. On the Program Choices page of the application, rank between one and three Project Choices you are interested in based on the names below. APPLICATION CLOSES SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19.
ONLY APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED THROUGH SOLAA WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS INTERNSHIP.
Complete applications must include a resume and statement of purpose detailing why you are a good fit for this internship and how it will help advance your academic and/or career goals. Transcripts and letters of recommendation are optional.
More information about interning at the National Air and Space Museum can be found at http://airandspace.si.edu/interns
Company Background: George Blood Audio/Video/Film/Data is a leading provider
of audio and moving image preservation digitization. At our studios in
Philadelphia, every month we digitize over 10,000 hours of AV recordings in
decaying and obsolete formats to a variety of digital formats, according to
the needs of our various clients in libraries, museums, archives, corporations
and private collections across the country. Continue reading
Part-Time (21 hours/week)
Duties & Responsibilities
Under the supervision of the lead engineer, the incumbent processes the archival transfer of rare and unique video resources and is responsible for routine digitization of materials requested for study and teaching by faculty and students. The incumbent will be required to meet project deadlines for all work. This is a part-time, 21 hour per week, position. Schedule is flexible between the hours of 9-5.
Typical Duties and Responsibilities:
- Performs archival transfer of rare and unique video resources.
- Performs routine digitization of materials requested for study and teaching by faculty and students.
- Collects detailed and accurate metadata.
- Trouble-shooting and performs basic maintenance and repair of equipment.
- Contributes to quality control of the products of the unit.
- Provides feedback on work processes and equipment functioning.
Salary Grade 5: £22,214 – £24,983 [updated following pay award from 1/8/17]
Apply by September 11, 2017
North West Film Archive:
Part of Manchester Metropolitan’s Library Special Collections, the North West Film Archive is the recognised public moving image archive preserving films made in and about the region – it is part of the Archives+ partnership, with a small specialist team and facilities, based in the splendid Manchester Central Library, and looking after some 50,000 items of film and video. Offering a variety of access services to users in the academic, public and commercial sectors, the Archive will mark its 40th anniversary in 2017, and is looking forward to meeting the challenges of an increasingly digital future. Partnerships and collaborations, with for example heritage organisations, the BFI and broadcasters, are key to successful operations, and the quality of the work of the NWFA is recognised regionally, nationally and internationally.