Mississippi Valley State University

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December 18, 2013

Archivist Assistant

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Department:

  

J.H. White Library

 

Position:

Archivist Assistant

 

Appointment Conditions:

 

Part-time

 

Salary:

Commensurate with experience and qualifications

 

Position Available:

Immediately

 

Job Description:

 

Assisting the Director of the Library in creating, planning, developing, and managing the University’s institutional archive, which includes a collection of print, audiovisual, photographic and digital records; accessioning, cataloging and preserving materials documenting the history of the University, and actively working and consulting with faculty, staff, students, administrators and others to accomplish these tasks; evaluates and implement new techniques related to the preservation of library materials; assist in performing outreach activities as related to exhibits and lectures; create exhibitions and displays; create finding aids; and the administration of the university archive website

 

Qualifications Required:

Applicant must have a bachelor’s degree or graduate level training in archival administration and experience with audio and visual equipment.  Excellent oral and written communication skills, digitizing and scanning and Microsoft Office Suite.  

 

Application Deadline:

Open Until filled

 

Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:

Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941

 

 

Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer