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    Summary

    Open to the first 50 applicants or until 03/09/2020 whichever comes first. All applications submitted by 11:59 (EST) on the closing day will receive consideration.

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    Responsibilities

    The incumbent serves as an Archives Technician in the Yellowstone National Park Archives, a division of the park's museum program housed in the Yellowstone Heritage and Research Center. The Archives is a multifaceted professional repository, which is an Affiliated Archives of the National Archives and Records Administration and houses one of the largest collections in the National Park Service. The incumbent assists with a funded project to digitize and make available to the public historic maps, architectural drawings, and other oversized materials. Scans fragile archival materials to technical standards using professional best practices. Performs basic arrangement and description of small archival collections or addenda to larger collections, conducts condition assessment and performs basic preservation actions. Writes descriptions, develops metadata, and catalogs materials in the National Park Service Interior Collection Management System (ICMS) and local bibliographic utilities. Assists researchers in locating and using collection materials and responds to distance reference inquiries. Participates in outreach activities to highlight project and promote awareness of and use of collection materials.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    1421 Archives Technician

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