Position Title: Curatorial Assistant
Job Category: Registrar/Collections Manager
Employer Name: The Hermitage Home of President Andrew Jackson
Street Address: 4580 Rachel’s Lane
City, State, Country: Hermitage, TN USA
Postal Code: 37076 [Map It!]
Contact E-Mail Address: Personnel@thehermitage.com
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Contact Website: The Hermitage – Nashville, Tennessee
Deadline to Apply:
Curatorial Assistant to care for and manage collections. Responsibilities include: processing acquisitions and incoming and outgoing loans; cataloging artifact, library, manuscript, and photo collections; performing periodic collections inventories; supervising and conducting cleaning of all historic buildings and collections areas; performing basic conservation procedures; monitoring environmental conditions in collections areas and other duties as required.
Requirements: BA or BS, History or Museum Studies major, two years related experience (Master’s degree in Museum Studies may be substituted for experience,) and ability to perform moderate physical work.
The position is full-time, permanent, with full benefits, including vacation, sick leave, medical/disability, and a 401K retirement savings plan. Salary is commensurate with experience. Send cover letter, resume, and three references.