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Digitisation Technician Trainee

  • Organisation:IWM Duxford
  • Location:Duxford, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary:£20,940 per annum
  • Contract type:Contract

he Digitisation trainee will learn how to work with the time-based media within our collections. Specifically, film, video and sound. These come in a variety of types, formats and materials and are some of the most fragile objects in our care.

The digitisation team converts our analogue collections to enable them to be accessed (for example through collections search) and preserved digitally. The team includes technicians, contract or fee paid staff and volunteers and, in addition, work is also contracted out to third-party suppliers. In all instances the team deliver to internal customers who then connect content with our audiences.

The digitisation team is grouped by why (access or preservation) we digitise the collection and the type of collections that we work to digitise (still or time-based media).

To Apply

Apply online via our website www.iwm.org.uk/corporate/jobs

Please note we do not accept only CV’s, you will be required to fill in an online application form.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9 am, Wednesday 10 February 2021.

Interviews will take place on 26 February 2021 on Teams (video call). Please note that the interview date(s) has been specifically chosen according to the availability of the panel. You are advised to keep this date free if you are interested in this vacancy. We are unable to reschedule interviews.

We regret that if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date your application, in this instance, has been unsuccessful.

IWM is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunities.

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