This is a part-time intern position, starting Jan/Feb 2020 with possibility of full time during the summer.
JOB OBJECTIVE: The Corporate Archive Intern will support ongoing preservation of digital and physical assets that capture Promega's history and culture. This role will work under the guidance of the Strategic Information Partner and in collaboration with the Digital Asset Manager.ESSENTIAL DUTIES:1. Support ongoing preservation of digital and physical assets in accordance with established guidelines and workflows.
2.Assist in accepting, processing, and cataloging physical asset donations.3. Help move physical assets between buildings on company campus. 4. Process and catalog collection backlog.
5.Scan and catalog digitized print assets in Digital Asset Management System.6. Upload and/or migrate digital assets in DAM and catalog using metadata templates and tagging protocols.
OCCASIONAL DUTIES:1. Collaborate with other media asset management users in other departments.
2.Help to identify and clean up irrelevant data in DAM and physical archives.
3.Foster a supportive and dynamic work environment, Promega embraces the principles of emotional and social intelligence (ESI). All employees are invited to be lifelong learners and remain open and curious about themselves, the people they interact with and their work. We believe embracing a spirit of ESI will support important personal growth and organizational success.
4.Understand and comply with all elements of the Promega Quality System outlined for the position.5. Other duties as assigned.MANDATORY QUALIFICATIONS:1. Enrolled in a graduate degree program and have completed graduate course work in archival, library, or information management, and/or graduate course work in Museum Studies, Public History, or another related discipline. 2. As the official archives for the company, materials must have accurate, organized and detailed information.
3.Continue to develop emotional intelligence and is able to demonstrate empathy and understanding in daily communication and interactions.
4.Solid communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
5.Ability to analyze project requirements and report on work progress.
6.Proficiency with computers and basic level of proficiency in working with new technical equipment.
7.Ability to work independently with moderate supervision and with other team members in a cooperative manner.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:1. Working knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook, Photoshop and Digital Asset Management systems.2. Customer service etiquette.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:1. Ability to work with computer, audio-visual and other technology equipment.
2.Ability to occasionally move boxes weighing up to 40 pounds.
Diversity is important at Promega. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, and make employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.