Location: Sloan Museum / Buick Gallery and Research Center
Reports to: Curator of Collections
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
This position will provide art handling, cataloging, inventory, digital imaging/scanning, moving and packing support for artifacts being included in the Sloan Museum's new exhibit galleries. The Collections Cataloging Assistant may be asked to coordinate with staff or volunteers from other departments, and may be assigned other duties as necessary. This is a part-time position, starting out at 8 hours per week with anticipation for hours to increase to 16 per week.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES1. Update artifact catalog records in collections management software (PastPerfect), work with other Collections staff to standardize and clean up records.
2. Uses flatbed scanners and/or digital cameras to create reference images and document condition concerns and/or damage.
3. Properly packs objects following completion of cataloging and inventory.
4. Uses PastPerfect to export and share artifact data with exhibit designers.
5. Assists and supports the duties and objects of Sloan Museum’s collections department, including three-dimensional artifact movement, exhibit work as needed, and other duties as assigned by the Curator.
QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS REQUIRED
EDUCATION AND / OR EXPERIENCE
The Flint Cultural Center Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted on 8/19/2020