Ossining, NY: Archivist, Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers

Job Opening Title: Archivist

Institution/Organization Name: Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers

Job Location (City, State, Province, Country): Ossining, New York 10562

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Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: The Maryknoll Mission Archives seeks a creative and professional Archivist to maintain historic materials. This includes appraising and accessioning new materials, arrangement and description of collections, identification of preservation issues, assisting visiting researchers, responding to queries of offsite patrons, and conducting outreach activities (exhibits, tours, newsletter articles) to promote interest in the history and legacy of the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, Maryknoll Sisters Congregation and Maryknoll Lay Missioners. Must have ALA-accredited MLS or MA in history with archives concentration and 2-3 years experience. Knowledge of archival theory and practice, with processing experience. Strong organizational, analytical, written and interpersonal skills; ability to handle multiple tasks; can work independently and as team member; detail-oriented; knowledge of computer applications in Archives. Experience with Microsoft Access, databases and cataloging a plus. Knowledge of Catholic Church history and global issues an asset.
We offer an outstanding work environment, opportunities for career development and competitive benefits. EOE. Interested and qualified applicants should forward their resume to: hr@maryknoll.org

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About Meredith Lowe

Outreach Specialist in Continuing Education Services at UW-Madison SLIS. Erstwhile archivist.
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