Ossining, NY: PT Archives Assistant, Dominican Sisters of Hope

Job Opening Title: Archives Assistant

Employer Name: Dominican Sisters of Hope

Job Location: Ossining, New York

Application Deadline: December 18th

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Years of experience required: 0-2

Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: POSITION: Archives Assistant
Job Status: Part Time, 18 hours per week
Date: November 11, 2019

The Archives Assistant will assist in digital preservation and records management, as well as have the opportunity to engage in historical research.

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 confidentiality of protected & sensitive information.

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

WORKING CONDITIONS: this position is located in a temperature-controlled environment of 65O – 70O. The ability to climb stairs is required for this position.

To apply: send resume, cover letter and salary expectations to Careers@ophope.org

Deadline for applying: December 18, 2019.

The Dominican Sisters of Hope, Inc. is a non-profit religious organization, located in Ossining, NY. To learn more about the Sisters and their missions, visit our website at www.ophope.org