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Subject: Position at NYU

Position at NYU

From: Laura McCann <laura.mccann>
Date: Monday, May 15, 2006
Conservation Technician
Division of Libraries - Preservation
New York University

The Division of Libraries at New York University (NYU) seeks a
Conservation Technician to perform a variety of conservation
treatments, including cloth, paper and leather bindings. Identify
and document repair needs. Maintain conservation treatment log,
inventory of supplies and a clean work area. Assist with special
projects and handle conservation functions. Assist with maintaining
and updating a variety of files. Monitor environmental control
equipment. Photocopy, collate and fax materials. Pick up and deliver
materials, messages, books, etc. Report to the Conservation

Qualifications: 1 year of book conservation experience, including
knowledge of current book and paper conservation techniques,
preferably in an institutional library setting. Proficiency using
conservation equipment and tools. A portfolio of completed treatment
work is required at time of interview. Preferred: Familiarity with
automated library systems, bibliographic citations and library

To apply for this position see
<URL:>. At this page click on
"External Applicants" then "Search Openings." Type 4133BR in the
"Keyword Search" field.  NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer.

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