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Job Posting ID# 65085


Employer Information

Name:
The History Center in Tompkins County
Address Line 1:
110 N. Tioga Street
Address Line 2:
City:
Ithaca
State:
NY
Postal Code:
14850

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Cindy Kjellander-Cantu
Contact Title:
Telephone Number:
607-273-8284
Telephone Extension:
Email:
design@thehistorycenter.net

Job Specifics

Term:
Academic
Worksite:
The History Center
110 N. Tioga Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
Region:
Ithaca/Tompkins County
Title:
Archival Digitization
Job Classification Level:
Level II
Employer Type:
Community Work Study Program Employer
Supervisor:
Cindy Kjellander-Cantu
Job Description:
The position will assist The History Center's curator in the digitization of the museum's 3-dimensional object collection. Responsibilities include organizing and handling fragile collection items, composing and taking high-quality photographs, write and create detailed documentation for each item, and related archival work. Additional responsibilities may include digitizing historic photographs, and local history research. This work is pivotal for The History Center's future community engagement by increasing the accessibility of our collections to the general public.
Required Qualifications/Skills/Experience:
None - all training provided on sight.
Work Schedule:
Variable - To be determined.
Weekly Hours:
10-15
FWS Required:
Yes
Number of Positions Available:
1
How to Apply:
Send resume and letter of interest to Cindy Kjellander-Cantu at design@thehistorycenter.net
Paid:
Yes
Wage:
16.00
Employment Start Date:
01/23/2023
Employment End Date:
05/21/2023

Career Field Information

Career Field:
Art Galleries/Museums
Career Field:
Historic Preservation
Career Field:
All Majors - opportunities open to everyone