STUDENT PHOTOGRAPHY ASSISTANT - DEPARTMENT OF INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS - PHOTOGRAPHY SECTION

Competition Number: 
59S12
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, April 23, 2012
Date of Posting: 
April 15, 2012
Department: 
DEPARTMENT OF INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS - PHOTOGRAPHY SECTION
Position: 
STUDENT PHOTOGRAPHY ASSISTANT
Hours of Work: 

up to 32 hours per week

Salary: 
$10.40 per hour (vacation pay included)
Term: 

May 1, 2012 to end August 2012. Potential for continuation from September 4, 2012 to end of April, 2012; up to 15 hours per week. Based on performance and available funding.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work with photography personnel in meeting production deadlines. Photograph flat copy and still products; scan slides, negatives or prints; print to ink jet & dye sub printers; answer phones; record job requests in day calendar; greet walk-in customers and take details of work required; enter work orders and computer file data in computers; manipulate digital images; create CD-DVD cover designs; create class composite pdf files; take passport photos; original digital photography of four Dr. Tim Ogilvie AVC Vet Camps, sport photography and other photography requests as needed. Work evenings and weekends as requested.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Must have basic understanding and experience of photographic principles; must be tidy and attentive to detail and work well under pressure. Basic skills in computer imaging (Photoshop, Adobe Bridge), design (CorelDRAW), and data programs (Microsoft Office, Quattro Pro) an asset. Must have samples of previous photographic work.
Priority to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and Procedures manual.
 

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and references to be received no later than the closing date to employment@upei.ca. Please ensure that your first and last name and the competition number are included in the email subject line. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

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