JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for producing high-quality photography to document VUMC events including news, athletic, and various public events as well as receptions, dinner, and other official social events.
Perform custom and specialized photography using a variety of still cameras and other photographic equipment
Assist clients with photographic needs to include identifying and defining needs and recommending photographic techniques and approaches
Determines camera setting, lighting requirements and other specifications to ensure quality shooting
Effectively file and distribute photo images to appropriate clients.
Follow all image metadata, file-naming, and transmission protocols
Maintain photographic equipment
Store and manage equipment securely and in a budget conscious manner
Ensure equipment is in good working order as necessary
Continually seek to improve quality and service
Support director of photography in communicating the role of the photography department to university and medical center clients
Form and maintain relationships with personnel across the medical center
Effectively and regularly communicate with superiors, keeping them informed of changes, problems, and concerns related to assignments
Network with industry to stay abreast of new products, technologies, and trends.
Internal Number: 1910860
About Vanderbilt Health
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is home to Vanderbilt University Hospital, The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital and the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital. These hospitals experienced more than 61,000 inpatient admissions during fiscal year 2015. Vanderbilt’s adult and pediatric clinics treated nearly 2 million patients during this same period.Vanderbilt University Hospital and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are recognized again this year by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals as among the nation’s best with 18 nationally ranked specialties. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is world renowned because of the innovation, work ethic and collegiality of its employees. From our health care advances to our compassionate care, Vanderbilt owes its accomplishments and reputation to staff and faculty who bring skill and drive and innovation to the medical center day after day. World-leading academic departments and comprehensive centers of excellence pursue scientific discoveries and transformational educational and clinical advances across the entire spectrum of health and disease.As th...e largest employer in middle Tennessee, we welcome those who are interested in ongoing development in a caring, culturally sensitive and professional atmosphere. Most of us spend so much of our lives at work, we want to be part of maintaining a workplace in which people support one another and encourage reaching for excellence. Many high-achieving employees stay at Vanderbilt because of the professional growth they experience and because of their appreciation of Vanderbilt’s benefits, public events and discussions, athletic opportunities, beautiful setting and, above all, sense of community and purpose.Vanderbilt and its employees share a set of mutual expectations that have been created with productivity, legality, fairness and safety always in mind. We believe that our investment in training and compensating employees multiplies in value when we enable individuals to deliver their best performance for the benefit of us all.