Archivist, Geneva Historical Society
Salary: The position is full time with an annual salary of $30,000, health insurance and other benefits.
The Archivist is a key member of a small team at the Geneva Historical Society who is responsible for the management of the archival collections and operation of the Historical Society’s Research Room.
The primary responsibility of the Archivist is overseeing the access, management and care of the Historical Society’s archival collections. This collection includes 1,300 cubic feet of archival materials and 50,000 photographs. In addition, the Archivist assists on-site visitors and other staff members with research and replies to off-site information requests (telephone, mail, and internet). With the Curator of Collections, the Archivist identifies volunteer projects and trains volunteers. Along with other staff members, the Archivist explores ways to interpret and present Geneva’s history to the public, including writing blog and newspaper articles, collaborating with other organizations on projects, speaking engagements on behalf of the Historical Society and developing and implementing public programs.
For the full job description, please click here: Archivist – Job Announcement