San Rafael, CA: Film Archivist, Lucasfilm

Job Title     Film Archivist
Company     Lucasfilm
Location     Skywalker Ranch
State     California
City     San Rafael
Benefited/Non-Benefited     Benefited
Salary/Hourly     Hourly
Job Description     The film archivist works in collaboration with one other archivist to organize and catalog Lucasfilm media including film, audio, video and paperwork. Additionally, the archivists facilitate research of material and intra-company loans for Lucasfilm and Disney employees

Major Responsibilities:
Catalog media including film, audio, video and paperwork using Filemaker Pro
Shelve and organize media for greatest accessibility
Conduct research for employees of, but not limited to, Lucasfilm and Disney
Loan, track and ensure return of materials to Lucasfilm and Disney employees
Possibility of working with a third party to film transfer to tape or digital medium
Requirements     Education / Experience:

• Masters degree in a related field OR 2-3 years experience working in an archive

Required Skills / Competencies:

• Proficiency with Filemaker Pro
• Demonstrates ability to properly manage time
• Must be able to work independently
• Demonstrates clear understanding that confidentiality is a top priority for all Lucasfilm employees
• Ability to provide own transportation to and from work.

Desired Skills:

• Previous film handling experience
• Previous rare printed material & paper handling experience
• Experience with museum or archive databases other than FileMaker Pro

Source: AMIA Listserv

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