Wilmington, CA: Archivist, Wilmington Historical Society

Job Opening Title: archivist

Employer Name: Wilmington Historical Society

Job Location: 309 West Opp Street, Wilmington, CA

Application Deadline: April 30 2021

Salary Range: $25-$30 an hour

Link to job posting:

Years of experience required: 1-2 years

Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: Building off of an established collections survey and processing plan, the WHS archivist will process, arrange, and rehouse all collections.
Creation of finding aids at collection or series level, as needed.
Assess incoming acquisitions and donations for adherence to the collections policy and accession.
Provide reference support to staff, researchers, and the community.
Promote access to the collections and provide outreach to the community.
Oversee the work of the Archival Assistant
Train volunteers and oversee volunteer processing work.
Make recommendations for supply purchases
Research and make recommendations for archival cataloging software and a platform for digital collections.
Update the WHS Archives Collections Policy and draft policy guidelines concerning public access to materials

contact Laura Mohberg at Lauramohberg@gmail.com