Archives Intern - Summer 2020Apply Now Apply Later Job ID R-02317 Location Emeryville, California, United States Business Pixar Animation Studios Date posted Nov. 27, 2019
Feature Film Processing Project:
- Inventory and organize materials created by feature film art and story departments.
- Re-house, label and prepare materials for long-term storage.
- Create and update database records to track content and information.
Digital Asset Project:
- Assess and organize digital assets in multiple systems toward the goal of archiving for preservation and long-term access.
- Create and update project documentation.
Other Tasks May Include:
- Projects related to the care of pastels, paintings, maquettes.
- Supporting archivists by moving collections between buildings and to/from clients in the studio.
- Support the studio reference library with shelf reading of book and film collections.
- Completion of archives track or indexing coursework desirable.
- Experience working with physical and/or digital archival collections a plus.
- Mac proficiency and experience working with databases (FileMaker Pro a plus).
- Flexible nature with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks/activities simultaneously.
- Excellent people skills with strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Strong administrative, detail and follow-up skills.
- Creative problem-solving skills, curiosity and motivation.
- Must be a current student in or recent graduate of a Masters-level program in library science, museum studies or related program.
- Must be available to work full-time Mon - Fri for 12-weeks between May 2020 – Sept 2020.
Submission Process and Application Materials:
- Apply online at pixar.com – no submissions will be accepted via mail or in person
- Attach a single PDF file containing your cover letter and your resume
- Due to the large number of submissions, we are unable to respond to requests for updates. You will receive notification of our receipt of your application and when the hiring process is completed
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Sunday, February 9, 2020
About Pixar Animation Studios:
Pixar Animation Studios, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is an Academy Award®-winning film studio with world-renowned technical, creative and production capabilities in the art of computer animation. The Northern California studio has created some of the most successful and beloved animated films of all time, including “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.,” “Cars,” “The Incredibles,” “Ratatouille,” “WALL•E,” “Up,” “Toy Story 3,” “Brave,” “Inside Out,” and “Coco.” Its movies have won 35 Academy Awards® and have grossed more than $13 billion at the worldwide box office to date.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Pixar Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Pixar Animation Studios.
Pixar Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.