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Processing Archivist - 18-01124
Ref No.: 18-01124
Location: Parsippany, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 05/02/2018
Description:

Under the supervision of the Assistant Archivist, the Processing Archivist will process the Pat Leavy Collection of historical paper records. The position is full-time but temporary, for an estimated 6 months.

Responsibilities:
  • Basic rehousing of the materials.
  • Creation of an inventory.
  • Digitization of select materials, as necessary.
Requirements:
  • Currently enrolled in or recently graduated from an archival science program or MLIS program with coursework in archival management.
  • At least one year of experience in archival processing and description.
  • Ability to lift boxes up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to be flexible, multitask, and work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work effectively in a small team setting.
  • Good computer skills and competency in Microsoft Office systems.
  • Good writing and communication skills.