Travis County Texas Imaging Production Tech in Austin, Texas
At Travis County, we play a unique and critical part in the ongoing success of our community. Imagining Production Technicians perform skilled and technical source document microfilming, film processing, indexing, microfilm duplication, digital scanning, and CD-ROM mastering using computer output to laser disk (COLD) technologies.
This is the first in a series of two imaging production-related job classifications within the Reproduction job family. This classification performs skilled and technical imaging work in microfilming, film processing, scanning and CD-ROM mastering. Duties include routine to moderately complex imaging work. This classification may require a flexible work schedule in order to meet the needs of the department. Duties and Responsibilities
- Develop file plan, taxonomy, and conversion strategy to migrate paper records to electronic
- Sets up imaging jobs. Prepares documents for scanning or filming and verifies preparation. Removes fasteners, restores document integrity, and inserts separator sheets.
- Operates electronic scanning equipment and converts the scanned material to digital form utilizing imaging software. Creates CD-ROMs.
- Microfilms documents according to established procedures and follows required specifications for each application.
- Processes, edits and inspects scanned images and microfilm. Indexes digital images and microfilm according to required specifications.
- Operates high-end computer equipment to process and duplicate microfilm, capture data from scanned images in which data is verified and formatted to an online database. Disposes of source documents according to established procedures and ensures safety, security and confidentiality of microfilmed records.
- Expunges court ordered data from digital reports and microform according to established guidelines.
- Performs preventative and operational maintenance on electronic scanning and microfilming equipment.
- Downloads, indexes, and converts source computer output files into searchable, user friendly flexible reports using computer output to laser disk (COLD) software.
- May fill orders for the public requesting copies of microfilmed material and may certify final filmed documents.
- Performs other job-related duties as assigned. Minimum Requirements
Education and Experience:
High School diploma or G.E.D. AND two (2) years experience in the operation of microfilm and/or electronic imaging equipment;
Any combination of education and experience that has been achieved and is equivalent to the stated education and experience and required knowledge, skills, and abilities sufficient to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of this job.
Licenses, Registrations, Certifications, or Special Requirements: Valid Texas Driver's License.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Policies, practices, procedures and terminology related to imaging.
- Standard practices in area of assignment.
- Computer equipment to include word processing, spreadsheets, databases, scanners, photocopiers, film processors and duplicators, rotary and planetary cameras, hardware and software related to imaging.
Business letter writing, grammar and punctuation and report preparation. Skill in:
Developing and maintaining accurate records.
- Problem-solving and decision-making.
- Using a variety of office and imaging equipment.
Both verbal and written communication. Ability to:
Read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos.
- Work effectively and courteously under stressful circumstances.
- Work efficiently both independently and as part of a team.
- Reason and make judgments and decisions.
- Manage time well, perform multiple tasks and organize diverse activities.
- Maintain and repair equipment.
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with County employees and officials, representatives of outside agencies, and the general public. Work Environment & Other Information
Physical requirements include the ability to lift/carry up to 40 pounds, visual acuity, speech and hearing, hand and eye coordination and manual dexterity necessary to operate a computer and office equipment, scanners, photocopiers, film processors and duplicators, and rotary and planetary cameras. Subject to standing, walking, sitting, repetitive motion, reaching, climbing stairs, bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, pushing, pulling, balancing, client/customer contact, squatting to perform the essential functions. Subject to identification and distinguishing of colors. Subject to contact with dust, fumes, noise and hazardous chemicals.
This job description is intended to be generic in nature. It is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. The essential duties, functions and responsibilities and overtime eligibility may vary based on the specific tasks assigned to the position.
Department: Records Management.
Location: 5501 Airport Blvd., Austin, Texas.
*This position is a 6 month temporary engagement, 20-40 hrs per week. * Hours: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Hours are flexible. CJIS Criminal Background Check is Required.
Salary: $14.54 - $17.81 Hourly
Location: Austin, TX
Job Type: Full Time
Department: Communications and Records Services
Job Number: 19-05217
Closing: 7/21/2019 11:59 PM Central
Agency: Travis County
Address: 700 Lavaca Street, Suite 420 Austin, Texas, 78701