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Digital Media Accessib Spec I (Hybrid)

Georgia Tech

Atlanta, GA,US

Create accessible digital media files and maintain database archives, including electronic text, captioned media, real-time captioning, transcription, MathML, or other digital media formats. This position will interact on a consistent basis with AMAC staff and management. This position typically will advise and counsel AMAC management. This position will supervise: NA

Responsibilities

Job Duty 1 -

Perform digital media production procedures to create accessible media files for individuals with disabilities, including but not limited to order processing, course captioning, media preparation, quality control, and interacting with customers or vendors.


Job Duty 2 -

Create accessible media such as digital sounds, accessible e-text, webcast/video production techniques, and captioned media.


Job Duty 3 -

Train clients, new students, and/or other customers by providing demonstrations or other assistance.


Job Duty 4 -

Train other staff and student workers on procedures and related software.


Job Duty 5 -

Update databases and documentation on procedures.


Job Duty 6 -

Generate and maintain reports when requested by management,


Job Duty 7 -

Collect and analyze data on assigned research topics.


Job Duty 8 -

Communicate regularly with the team to troubleshoot and resolve order problems.


Job Duty 9 -

Perform other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements

Technical Diploma, Associate's Degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience


Required Experience

Up to two years of job-related experience
Preferred Qualifications

Additional Preferred Qualifications

Familiarity with relevant accessibility standards (DCMP, ADA, W3C, WCAG) and various file formats, including Adobe PDF, Microsoft Word, and other publishing formats. Advanced computer skills may include video editing, CART captioning, or C-Print captioning, screen reading software (JAWS), Optical Character Recognition (ABBYY Finereader), or software programming (HTML, PHP) Experience using a database Experience volunteering or working in the disability community.


Preferred Educational Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree


Preferred Experience

One to two years of experience creating or manipulating digital media files (electronic text or video media) or performing real-time captioning; If working on specialized projects, preferred experience will be specified on the job posting.
Proposed Salary

Salary range: $24.31 - $28.69/hr

Job Grade: I3

All employment is ultimately contingent upon available funding and business needs.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

SKILLS

Basic skills in digital media manipulation and customer service. Excellent organizational skills, verbal and written communication skills, and attention to detail. Ability to effectively troubleshoot daily issues/problems with minimal supervision.
Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.
Other Information

This is not a supervisory position.
This position does not have any financial responsibilities.
This role is not considered a position of trust.
This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).
This position does not require a security clearance.


Location: Atlanta, GA
Background Check

Successful candidate must be able to pass a background check. Please visit http://policylibrary.gatech.edu/employment/pre-employment-screening

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