Hours: Thurs - Sat 10am | Sun 1pm - 5pm | Mon - Wed CLOSED

Admission: Free for Members | Adults: $5 | Seniors: $4 | Child 6-18: $3 (Children under 6 Free)

Broad Street Parking

Museum Archivist

Part Time: 30 hours weekly, $15 per hour to start

Description:
Archivist will be primarily responsible for cataloguing and creating finding aids for a large
photonegative collection of images from the Augusta Chronicle ranging from the 1970s into the
early 2000s. Other duties may involve additional archival projects as assigned by the Museum's
Registrar. This position will be part of the Museum's collections staff and report to the Registrar.
This is a one year, grant-funded position.

Knowledge, Abilities, Skills:
Knowledge of proper maintenance, organization, and research of archival collections.
Knowledge of one or more CMS (Collection Management Systems) for the cataloging
and record management of collections.
Ability to work competently and efficiently in both autonomous and collaborative settings.
Knowledge of finding aid formats, creation, and implementation.
Exceptional attention to detail and organization.

Education:
ALA accredited MLS Preferred. Experience handling photographic collections preferred.
An equivalent combination of advanced subject degree and library/archives related
experience will be considered.

Experience:
Minimum two years? experience in archival/library science work with knowledge of archival methods and object handling.

Deadline to submit for letter of intent and resume: July 31, 2024
EMAIL to Augusta Museum of History: amh@augustaqmuseum.org
Please no telephone calls

Join Our Mailing List

Sign up for the Augusta Museum of History Newsletter and stay up-to-date with the latest news.

Learn More

Become a Member

Enrich your experience at the Augusta Museum of History with the benefits and privileges of membership.

Learn More

Donate Today

From supporting preservation of collections to presenting the areas history through exhibits and programs, your annual gift...

Learn More