Goodwill of the Finger Lakes is looking for an Archival Digitization Volunteer to assist the Community Engagement Department by digitizing printed copies of documents and photographs using a scanner. This volunteer job is on an as-needed basis.
VOLUNTEER ASSIGNMENT INCLUDES:
Digitize printed photographs onsite using camera or scanner
Must adhere to all COVID safety policies and guidelines
Adhere to the policies and procedures of Goodwill of the Finger Lakes as illustrated in the Guide for Non-Employees
Must maintain confidentiality of sensitive information, and adhere to state and federal regulations regarding confidentiality and privacy
Be accepting, understanding, and non-judgmental or discriminatory
Must attend sensitivity to blindness training
Report volunteer hours on a consistent basis to the Volunteer Coordinator
Proficiency in basic computer skills
Ability to communicate clearly
Displays strong organizational skills
Good computer skills preferred
Willing to be flexible and adapt to change
Ability to understand and embrace cultural diversity is required
Ability to perform duties with reasonable accommodations
Read, sign, and adhere to the Volunteer Commitment for COVID Safety
Dress is business casual. Must wear a face mask while on campus.
Volunteers are required to participate in Sensitivity to Blindness and HIPPA training
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
The physical demands described here are presentative of those that must be met by the volunteer to successfully perform the assignment. While performing the duties of this job, the volunteer is required to sit or stand for long periods of time. The volunteer must be about to move about the event to take candid shots. The volunteer must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
The work environment is an office building with low amount of noise. All COVID safety procedures must be followed when on campus.
Our mission is to prepare and empower people with barriers to independence to be self-sufficient and contribute to their families and communities.
We are a caring, person-centered not-for-profit organization that does a lot of good in the communities we serve. Our social enterprise model takes an innovative approach to create job opportunities for people with barriers to employment while generating revenue to support our mission programs and services.
Headquartered in Rochester, NY Goodwill of the Finger Lakes along with The Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (ABVI) and 2-1-1/LIFE LINE have a very long and successful history. We are a dynamic team comprised of over 700 individuals that use our passion and expertise to find innovative solutions to address pressing social needs. Each year we positively impact the lives of over 150,000 people.
Our doors are always open to welcome anyone who needs our services or those who are curious to learn more about our purpose and impact.
We love our volunteers and want your experience to be a fulfilling and rewarding one!
We'll work with your schedule.
422 S Clinton AveRochester, NY14620
January 8, 2021
Basic Computer Skills
This project may take 10 to 20 hours which can be split