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Archives Assistant
Job Status: Part-Time, 18 hours per week

GENERAL SUMMARY:
The Archives Assistant will assist in digital preservation and records management, as well as have the
opportunity to engage in historical research.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Under the direction of the Archivist: Performing a variety of tasks including arranging & describing archival
files, performing minor conservation treatment, preserving and accessing electronic and digital records,
responding to queries; working with Archivist to design/implement historical exhibits. Must be able to
maintain the confidentiality of protected & sensitive information.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES REQUIRED, include:
Bachelor’s degree in library science, information science, history or data science from an accredited institution;
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word & Excel), and experience with Archival content management systems;
Prior library, archives and/or museum experience preferred;
Good English writing skills, advanced research skills, organizational skills & attention to detail;
Ability to lift and carry boxes weighing up to 40 pounds

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