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Subject: Position at NYU

Position at NYU

From: Laura McCann <laura.mccann>
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2006
New York University
Conservation Technician
Division of Libraries - Preservation

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, visit our website at:
<URL:>. At this page click on
"External Applicants" then "Search Openings." Type 4737BR in the
"Keyword Search" field.  NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer.

Please note that this is a new posting. If you applied for the
previously listed position and wish to be considered for this
position, please resubmit your application using the new reference
number 4737BR.

                  Conservation DistList Instance 20:2
                   Distributed: Monday, July 3, 2006
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Received on Tuesday, 27 June, 2006

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