$44,941 to $58,428 per year
Apply by Oct 30, 2017
This position is located in the Archives Center, Museum Assets and Operations Division, Cultural Resources Center, National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), Smithsonian Institution. The employee is responsible for assisting with the arrangement, description, preservation, cataloging, and access to NMAI’s moderately large archival collections. He/she also frequently provides guidance, advice, and instructions to Archives Aids and other Archives Technicians when they need technical assistance, as well as makes recommendations on how to improve the efficiency of the work.
Part-Time (20 Hours/Week)
•Prepares textual materials for inclusion into the Digital Collection Management System by indexing and assigning metadata.
•Scans original documents and artifacts, processes images, indexes the content, assigns
metadata, and uploads into the Digital Collection Management System.
•Assists with subject research for metadata and collection development.
•Assists with process of requesting and recording permissions from relevant institutions
and owners to include non-public domain resources in the digital archive.
•Assists in coordinating work with volunteers and partner institutions.
Application closes when 200 applications received, or October 10, 2017
ATTENTION: Due to the large number of qualified applicants for positions of this type, this job announcement will close at 11:59 pm Eastern Time on either: (A) The closing date listed above or (B) The date that 200 applications are received; whichever occurs first. If the announcement closes on the date that 200 applications are received, all applications submitted by 11:59pm that day will be given consideration, including those in excess of 200. Continue reading
Spring 2018 Internship
|Introduction To The Archive:
Founded by the late John Huntley in 1984, film historian, writer and broadcaster the film collection, started in the late 1940’s has grown into one of the largest independent film archive, specialising in documentaries from around the world. It also houses a unique and rare collection of films from the pioneer days of film 1895 to 1910. The archive is based in rural England in the UK.
Application Closes October 5, 2017
Come be a part of one of the largest digital information facilities in the world!
Established by Congress in 1861, GPO is transforming itself as an agency and as a business. We provide other agencies with innovative services for the printing, publishing, storage, and distribution of digital content. The public will enjoy permanent access to digital government information, acquiring it quickly, easily, and with confidence in its authenticity. GPO employees are proud of their abilities and passionate about their craft. Whether your expertise is in putting ink on paper, commanding a digital output system, or engineering the delivery of information online, we would like to talk to you. Continue reading