Specialist - Digitization - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Digitization and Archives Librarian, the Digitization Specialist will use professional grade equipment to capture, restore, correct, and edit images, audio and video to ensure preservation and accessibility of selected information.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree in a related field plus two years of experience or a combination of relative education and experience totaling four years.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience using a digital content management system such as CONTENTdm to load images and enter metadata.
Ability to use Plus Deck 2 and Express Scribe, to digitize and transcribe oral history audio for preservation and access purposes.
Graduation from an accredited institution with Bachelor’s degree and one years experience related to the essential functions OR a combination of education and experience related to the essential functions totaling 5 years.


Knowledge of the role of the archives and digitization in the library, on campus, and within the larger community.
Knowledge of digital project planning and implementation.
Knowledge of authoring CD’s and DVD’s.
Knowledge of Apple Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro, Apple DVD Studio Pro or similar DVD authoring software, Adobe Flash, and designing webpages using XHTML and CSS.


Skill in Microsoft Office Suite.
Skill in scanning and digitization procedures using best practices.
Skill in restoring, mastering, converting and capturing analog and digital audio using software such as Cakewalk Sonar.
Skill in using Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and scanning software like Epson Silverfast.


Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing with faculty, students, and the general public.
Ability to interact with library users on a daily basis, offering a high level of service.
Ability to be detail oriented.
Ability to record oral histories and library events using equipment such as digital audio recorders and video cameras.

Pay Range

$33,385 to $41,731 annually

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please list a minimum of three references. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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