Paid Position: $1,000.00/15 weeks
The Lakeshore Museum Center collection contains over 58,000 items pertinent to the natural and cultural history of Muskegon County. The Collection Intern will be involved with ongoing inventory projects. In addition, the Intern may help catalog new donations, monitor and record environmental conditions, or provide assistance in packing artifacts for transport.
Interns will handle, store, and analyze a variety of artifacts including lithics, ceramics, furniture, industrial history, and other materials. Work will consist of cataloging and organizing collections, photography, basic artifact analysis and documentation, as well as data management.
Duties and Responsibilities:
· Catalog artifacts, including: photography, measurements, descriptions, and provenance.
· General knowledge and interest in western Michigan history
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to the address below before January 31, 2020.