Job Posting: Collections Assistant, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC

*** Edit 9/28 – This is a repost to correct “All Grades” questions. Applicants who applied previously MUST reapply to be considered.  Summary This position is located in the Collection Management Department of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, the Smithsonian institution’s museum of international modern and contemporary art. The Collection Management Department is responsible […]

Internship Opportunities: Fall Internships at the Smithsonian Libraries, DC Area Collections Management for Digitizing Monographs Dates preferred:  September, or Late October-December Location of internship: SLRA, Pennsy Dr; Landover, MD; with occasional off-site visits to library offices in downtown DC This opportunity would be ideal for a candidate who is an MLS Student currently in a program who is organized, can work semi-independently, knows the […]

Job Posting: Library Technician (Art & History), Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Washington DC

Job Title:  Library Technician (Art & History) Agency:  Smithsonian Institution Job Announcement Number:  16R-SB-301389-DEU-SIL SALARY RANGE: $39,311.00 to $51,102.00 / Per Year OPEN PERIOD: Friday, February 5, 2016 to Friday, February 19, 2016 SERIES & GRADE: GS-1411-06 POSITION INFORMATION: Full-Time, Permanent – Federal PROMOTION POTENTIAL: 08 DUTY LOCATIONS: FEW vacancies – Washington DC, DC   View Map WHO MAY APPLY: This position is open to all […]

Job Post: Archives Specialist, Reference and Reproduction Coordinator, National Museum of the American Indian Archives, Suitland, MD SALARY RANGE: $53,435.00 to $69,460.00 / Per Year OPEN PERIOD: Friday, January 29, 2016 to Friday, February 12, 2016 POSITION INFORMATION: Full-Time, Permanent – Federal This position is located in the Archives, Museum Assets and Operations Division; National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), Smithsonian Institution. The employee is responsible for coordinating reference service […]

Job Posting: Library Tech, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian, DC

Library Tech IS‐5 (promotion potential to IS‐6) Archives of American Art Smithsonian Institution Description: The position is located at the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.  The incumbent staffs the Archives’ reception desk and assists with the administration of the Archives’ two research rooms including greeting and assisting researchers and maintaining equipment. The incumbent […]

Internship Opportunities: Smithsonian Libraries 2016 Professional Development Internships, Washington DC

The Smithsonian Libraries is pleased to offer five paid internship opportunities for the summer of 2016.  Projects topics are diverse and include art history research, collections assessment, educational program development and more. Applications are due January 15th, 2016. Full project descriptions, qualifications and application instructions may be found here: Art Deco Lighting Research Location: […]

Job Posting: 3D Expert! (okay, okay, "IT Specialist"), Smithsonian, Landover, MD This is a two-year term position with a salary range of $43,057 to $68,465. DUTIES: Provides technical recommendations in the configuration and management of 3D digitization software and equipment. The incumbent is responsible for updating, and evaluating activities related to these applications and identifying problems that may exist with the systems. Uses a variety of […]

Job Post: AV Archivist, Smithsonian Institution Archives of American Art, Washington This position is located in Archives of American Art at the Smithsonian Institution. The employee applies current archival principles, concepts, standards, best practices, and methodologies to identify and assess the Archives’ archival audiovisual recordings…. Must have knowledge of American art and cultural history, particularly contemporary art and artists that employed audiovisual technologies into their […]

Internship Posting: digitization intern for the Field Book Project

The Smithsonian Institution seeks a summer digitization intern for the Field Book Project, a joint initiative by the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) and the Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA). Internships are 10-12 weeks and must take place between June 1 and August 31, 2012. PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The Field Book Project is seeking an […]

Upcoming Job Posting: EAD Coordinator at the Archives of American Art

Look for an official job announcement next week on USA Jobs for an Archivist:  EAD Coordinator.  The position should open on July 5 and close on July 19.  It is a temporary federal term appointment not to exceed 13 months.  It is at the GS 9/1 level for a salary of $51,630, with full federal benefits.  ALL applications must […]