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Subject: Positions at Yale

Positions at Yale

From: Paul Conway <pconway>
Date: Thursday, December 16, 1993
Conservation Assistant II
Preservation Department
Yale University Library

Two full-time, three-year fixed duration positions are open in the
Collection Care Program.  The Conservation Assistant reports to the
Collections Conservator and performs a variety of tasks related to the
conservation of items from Yale's circulating and/or rare collections.
Responsibilities include assisting in determining appropriate
treatments, carrying them out according to specified standards, and
assisting in training and coordinating the work of others.

Qualifications.  Required are: Six years of directly relevant work
experience and a high school education, or an equivalent combination of
education and experience.  Demonstrated knowledge of the fundamentals,
techniques, and history of bookbinding and conservation. Excellent
manual dexterity and sustained concentration with delicate work.
Effective organization skills.  References must indicate reliable
attendance and punctuality, attention to detail and diligent
performance.  Preferred qualifications include:  One year of experience
in book conservation or repair in another institution or private
practice.  Experience in directing the work of others.

Salary: starts at $20,787 (dependent upon qualifications and
experience).  Comprehensive benefits program including 22 days vacation;
17 holiday, recess and personal days; health care; retirement.  No
relocation assistance available. Submit a letter of application and
resume to

    M. Elliot
    Library Personnel Services
    P.O. Box 208240
    New Haven, CT, 06520-8240.

Position will remain open until filled.

                  Conservation DistList Instance 7:45
                Distributed: Thursday, December 16, 1993
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Received on Thursday, 16 December, 1993

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