Job Posting (Part-time): Archivist, The Morton Arboretum, Sterling Morton Library, Lisle IL

18 Mar 2023 9:20 AM | Janet Olson (Administrator)

Archivist, The Morton Arboretum, Sterling Morton Library, Lisle IL

Part-time position, 20 hours/week

Wages: $25-29/hour

Job Description: Responsible for acquiring, organizing, cataloging, processing, preserving, and making accessible archival materials in many formats as well as maintenance of the Arboretum’s institutional archives. Facilitate the production, organization, and curation of a growing collection of digital resources serving visitors, staff, and the education and scientific communities.

Qualifications: ALA accredited Master’s degree in Library Science required. 1+ years experience preferred. Experience with archival practice preferably with a focus on processing. Knowledge of digital asset management including the ingest, organization, storage, and retrieval of digital collections required. Knowledge of archives principles and practices in both digital and analog formats required. Knowledge of current and emerging metadata and cataloging standards and relevant controlled vocabularies required. Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google applications strongly preferred.

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