POSITION TITLE: PROJECT CATALOGER
COMPONENT: ANDY WARHOL MUSEUM
POSITION OVERVIEW: The Andy Warhol Museum seeks Project Catalogers to catalogue, describe, and digitally scan thousands of archival objects. These grant-funded positions are limited to a duration of 6 years. Must be able to carefully lift fragile 75-pound weight while climbing and descending a ladder. PC-environment requiring familiarity with Gallery Systems’ “The Museum System” or similar database software, and high-end digital scanners preferred. Hires will digitally scan, accession, categorize and classify (according to a local list of terms, and the Art and Architecture Thesaurus), and describe each object, enter the above data into the digital collection database. Selected candidates will also identify objects requiring re-housing and/or preservation work.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: M.L.S. or similar degree, or minimum 3 years’ professional cataloguing experience.
INTERESTED APPLICANTS PLEASE SEND COVER LETTER, REFERENCES, SALARY HISTORY, & RESUME TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT BY OCTOBER 11, 2007.
ADDRESS: Corporate Human Resources–AWMPC, 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE