Job Title: Digitisation Officer
What is digitisation?
‘The conversion of text, pictures, or sound into a digital form that can be processed by a computer. For example the digitisation of the rare map collection at the library’. Oxford English Dictionary
What duties are required for this role?
Employees are required to capture (scan, photograph e.g.) and process multiple images from books and manuscripts of historic value. These captured images are then indexed, enhanced and returned to our client. You will be part of a wider team all working as part of a process. You will be required to rotate amongst all roles within this team.
Full training will be given on induction and ongoing support will be provided.
What do we expect from our staff?
Willingness to undergo governmental security checks
To follow instructions and to ask if ever unsure.
To handle client material with proper care and attention.
Working efficiently. Due to the fast-paced nature of the job we require all staff members to be fully engaged and working to the best of their ability.
Keeping your work area tidy.
Filling in our forms - we have both online and on paper forms, as required.
Holiday – 28 days: including bank holidays 8 days and – 4 extra days over Christmas = 16 days to take whenever
Dress code – Smart Casual (jeans and a t-shirt are acceptable, occasionally you will be asked to dress smarter for certain events).
Job Type: Full-time
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
To apply for this position please send your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Company is an equal opportunities employer. This means that the Company is committed to a policy of treating all its employees and job applicants equally. It is the Company's policy not to discriminate unlawfully against any employee or job applicant on grounds of sex, race (including colour, nationality, national or ethnic origin, together referred to in this policy as "race"), religion (or similar philosophical belief), sexual orientation, marital or registered civil partnership status, gender reassignment, HIV positive status, disability or age, or on grounds of fixed-term or part-time status (the "Prohibited Grounds").