Job Opening Title: Archivist I-II (Commensurate with Experience)
Employer Name: TX State Library & Archives Commission
Job Location: Austin TX
Application Deadline: 12/4/2022
Salary Range: $3,200 – $4,000
Years of experience required: 6 months to 2 years
Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: The Texas State Library and Archives Commission has three openings for this full-time position: Archivist I-II (Commensurate with Experience) – Archivist I: $3,200-$3,400 monthly, Archivist II: $3,400-$4,000 monthly
Join our dynamic and innovative team at the Texas State Archives, where we preserve and safeguard the vital historical record of the state of Texas. We provide archival, genealogical, and historical information to the public and to state government in person and online, including through the Texas Digital Archive https://tsl.access.preservica.com/, our portal to electronic archival state government records and digitized archival records and collections.
This archivist position will be engaged in appraisal, accessioning, processing, and describing government records and manuscripts in all formats (including electronic) and providing reference support. Depending on the length of your experience (internship/capstone/volunteer experience counts!), from six months to two years (or more), you will be qualified to be hired at the Archivist I or II level. This position offers an excellent opportunity for recent advanced-degree graduates and early-career archivists to establish and broaden skills in these essential archival functions.
To review this job posting go to https://www.tsl.texas.gov/jobs.
Closing date is December 4, 2022.