Lab Manager - Photography (Current UVU employees Only) - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah


United States
(JPP22715)

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Detailed Job Description

Responsible for the day-to-day operational performance of student lab assistants within the photographic darkrooms, studios and equipment cage. Manages these three areas and advises students and student employees on proper operational processes and procedures. Ensures that goals of all areas are met and that everything is operating in a productive manner. This position is also responsible for resolving problems if and when they arise. Works with faculty to improve efficiency and productivity of these areas.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree in an area of expertise commensurate with the duties and responsibilities of the position OR a related combination of education and experience totaling four years.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a Bachelors degree in photography or a related field, OR any combination of education and experience totaling 4 years.

Knowledge

Knowledge of a variety of lighting systems.

Operational knowledge of a variety of camera systems (large format to digital systems).

Knowledge of chemistry safety and maintenance.

Skills

Well-developed interpersonal communication, problem-solving, decision-making and prioritization skills.

Skills in performance and productivity improvement of the labs.

Effective oral and written communication skills.

Abilities

Ability to work with individuals from multiple skill levels and diverse backgrounds.

Ability to manage several diverse projects simultaneously to meet deadlines.

Ability to work in a team environment.

Ability to be self-directed and to complete tasks without supervision.

Ability to stay current in regards to photographic equipment and techniques.

Pay Range

$17.83 - $22.29 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is for current UVU employees only. An individual who meets at least one of the following criteria may apply for this position as an in-house applicant:
-Adjunct faculty status for at least two full semesters immediately prior to the position’s opening date, OR

-Non-Student Part-time hourly employee hired through the official University screening process, or informal hiring process employed a minimum of 6 consecutive months, working at least an average of 20 hours per week, immediately prior to the position’s opening date, OR

-Salaried employee employed a minimum of 6 consecutive months, working at least an average of 30 hours per week, immediately prior to the position’s opening date.

Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.

Keyword Phrases

  • Art and Visual Communications
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
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