Department: Repatriation, Archives, Records
Reports to: Archives Director
Salary Range: $15.13 to $20.47 per hour / ($31,475 - $42,584) Annually
Open: March 13, 2019
Closes: April 17, 2019
SUMMARY: The Archivist is responsible for organizing historical records, materials, and artifacts. Proper maintenance of records, materials, artifacts, locating and collecting new materials, create and maintain an accessible computer database incorporating the newest technologies available, providing research assistance for users, authenticate historical records and items, copy materials to video, audio and computer formats as necessary and to maintain the integrity of existing collection utilizing the appropriate archival methods and care for collections.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Four years of relevant work experience, with two years working in an archives department, library, or museum required. Bachelor’s degree in Museum Studies, Collections, or other related field preferred. Public speaking experience required.
To perform the job successfully an individual should demonstrate the following: the ability to work well with other individuals, departments, and outside organizations. The ability to work alone and be a self-starter. Contribute to a positive work environment, show respect and sensitivity to cultural differences. The ability to problem solve, set goals, and objectives. Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness, prioritize and plan work activities. Have the ability to perform repetitive tasks.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit; use hands to finger, handles or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Will work in a cool temperature and low humidity controlled environment.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Must possess a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and have an insurable driving record.
Indian preference will apply.
Posted on the MMA website 4/8/2019.