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Subject: Position at Herzog August Bibliothek

Position at Herzog August Bibliothek

From: Almuth Corbach <corbach<-a>
Date: Tuesday, January 11, 2005
Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbuettel

The Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbuettel Germany is seeking as of
today a Conservator (Salary Vb BAT). The post will be limited to 31
December 2005 (with possible continuation).

Qualifications: Degree from a recognised graduate conservation
training program, or equivalent formalised advanced training, or
relevant experience in the conservation of library materials.

Responsibilities: The position at the Herzog August Bibliothek
involves the physical care, preservation and conservation treatment
of manuscripts, rare books or works of art on paper.

The candidate should be able to solve particularly difficult
conservation tasks independently, to develop appropriate technical
solutions and to document condition and treatment in writing and by
illustrations. The qualification and willingness for independent and
solely responsible working is expected. Knowledge in the common
investigation and documentation methods and their realisation are
desirable. Sense of responsibility, good communication skills as
well as familiarity with IT applications and a working knowledge of
German is essential. The post is also suitable for part-time work.

Please submit a letter of application and a resume listing
education, training and experience to the:

           Direktor der Herzog August Bibliothek
           Prof. Dr. Helwig Schmidt-Glintzer
           Lessingplatz 1
           D-38304 Wolfenbuettel

Closing date for applications is 31 January 2005. The Herzog August
Bibliothek is an equal opportunity employer.

For further information please contact:

    Dag-Ernst Petersen
    Head of Conservation
    +49 0 5331 808 217
    petersen<-a t->hab< . >de

Almuth Corbach
Arbeitsstelle Erhaltung und Restaurierung
Herzog August Bibliothek
Schlossplatz 5-6
D-38304 Wolfenbuettel
+49 5331 808 218

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Received on Tuesday, 11 January, 2005

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