Photography Laboratory Technologist at Nile University of Nigeria

Photography Laboratory Technologist

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND , MBA/MSc/MA
  • Experience 3 years
  • Location Abuja
  • Job Field Media / Advertising / Branding&nbsp

Nile University is seeking to engage highly competent and result-oriented individuals with strong personal and professional integrity to join a dynamic team within the Mass Communication Department.

To this end, suitable candidates are being identified to fill the position of:

1)  Photography Laboratory Technologist (NUN-MCM-002)

The Role

The Mass Communication Department seeks to hire a suitable Photography Laboratory Technologist that will help process, develop and review films. Specifically, the Photography Laboratory Technologist will be charged with the following responsibilities:

  • Select and setup appropriate props, backdrops and lighting.
  • Train students on editing, producing, and preparing files and films for appropriate shoot and editing.
  • Operates various, photography Laboratory equipment in other to process various types of film.
  • Supervise and train students in the practical aspects of photography using both hardware and software.
  • Operate studio equipment to help facilitate flow of programs.
  • Operates cameras, lights and computer editing software.
  • Processes photographic film and digital images, using a range of software and equipment like Adobe Lightroom Classic, Adobe Photoshop Elements, GIMP, Krita, Pinta, Darktable.
  • Operates and troubleshoots photo lab hardware, software and equipment.
  • Ensures proper handling of equipment in the photo lab.
  • Performs Color correction, digital imaging, photo restoration, editing and enhancement using software like Photoshop CS.
  • Perform daily and routine maintenance of the Photo Lab.
  • Work with Canon digital SLR camera.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications, experience, and attributes

  • A bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication or any related discipline.
  • A Master’s degree will be an added advantage
  • A minimum of (3) years’ experience in Photography, especially in the private sector.
  • Membership of a certified professional body
  • Adept user of Microsoft office programmes,
  • Proficiency in the use of software and equipment like Adobe Lightroom Classic, Adobe Photoshop Elements, GIMP, Krita, Pinta, Darktable
  • Ability to effectively operate the Canon digital SLR camera.
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Time Management skills
  • Notable attention to details
  • Excellent interpersonal relations skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent organizational skills.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using the position as subject of email.