Reliant Medical Group/Historical Archiving/Evaluate Material


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

100 Front StreetWorcester, MA 01608

About

Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Arrange, describe, archives; manuscripts; photographs; maps; drawings; newspapers; oral histories; film; and similar materials.
  • Evaluate determine the appropriateness of the material.
  • Sort and arrange archival materials; clean archival objects and perform minor conservation; remove detrimental objects from the collection; unfold and clean documents; place archival documents into acid-free folders and containers.
  • Develop procedures for processing, storing and keeping records of documentary materials.
  • Develop aids such as card catalogs, registers, series descriptions, inventories, and guides which explain the history, scope, content, and arrangement of the collections.
  • Prepare and catalog photographs for archival storage.
  • Conduct biographical and historical research.
  • Provide training and leadership to other volunteers and employees.
  • Other related duties may also be performed; not all duties listed may necessarily be performed by each individual holding this classification.

Knowledge of:

  • Historical research methods and techniques.
  • Archival preservation, conservation, and restoration techniques.
  • Archival appraisal methods and procedures.
  • Archival records management.
  • Methods used to exhibit or store museum artifacts.

Ability to:

  • Evaluate and describe historical material.
  • Develop procedures for accessing historical information.
  • Prepare historical material for exhibition or storage.
  • Communicate clearly, orally and in writing.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

Skills

  • History
  • Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18

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