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Cushing/Whitney Medical Historical Library, Yale University

Friday, August 06, 2021 8:00 PM | Laura DeMuro (Administrator)

Processing Archivist 

(August 6, 2021)

Position Title - Processing Archivist

Supervisor Title (All entry and mid-level position supervisors should be qualified, professional archivists.) - Archivist

Position Type - Full-time, term

Benefits - Yes

Salary Range - $56,000 - $65,000

Dear colleagues,

We’re hiring at the Medical Historical Library, part of the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library at Yale University! Join us for a 1-year processing archivist position to help arrange and describe archival collections related to plastic surgery and medicine. This is a great position for someone wanting to branch into medical archives and who wants more experience working in ArchivesSpace. Please go to the website for full information about the position and to apply. Feel free to share this announcement with others.

Under the supervision of the Lead Archivist, you would:

-Process archival collections in the field of plastic surgery and medicine, including developing a project plan for accomplishing the work in the allotted time and estimates of resources needed.

-Identify potentially sensitive and HIPAA protected material.

-Prepare EAD encoded finding aids according to established local practice using ArchivesSpace.

-Create or update MARC catalog records in accordance with archival and library standards for entry into national and local databases.

-Plan, direct, and review work of staff and student assistants.

-Assist in the preservation assessment of collections, in the selection of materials for conservation treatment, and coordinating the copying or reformatting of materials for preservation and access.

This position will be assigned a rank of Librarian 1 to Librarian 2. Librarian ranking information can be found at http://bit.ly/YULRanksPromotions.

The pay range is $61,000 – $69,000, dependent on skills and experience.

Please send any questions to your colleagues at the Historical Library at historical.library@yale.edu

To Apply: Please go to https://bit.ly/3iphtS9

questions? communications@nycarchivists.org

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