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Subject: Position at Arkansas History Commission

Position at Arkansas History Commission

From: Julienne Crawford <julienne.crawford>
Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2006
Museum/Archival Conservator
Arkansas History Commission

Position #:22091328
Salary:         $31,339

History Commission, Little Rock, AR

Closing date: October 9, 2006

This position examines, evaluates, treats, cleans, and repairs in
order to preserve documents, books, newsprint, images, film,
recordings, objects, and related archival materials. Performs
in-depth examinations of artifacts, documents, and materials;
researches records, books, and photographs to identify previous
conditions; and determines methods of restoration and preservation.
Prepares documentation of examinations and recommends conservation
treatment. Determines products needed for cleaning, testing, and
restoring archival material; locates retailers; and requisitions
products. Advises staff, professionals, and the general public on
the proper care of historical documents. Performs related
responsibilities as required or assigned.

This position offers a full benefit package including paid holidays,
annual and sick leave, health insurance and retirement pension.

Applicants must meet or exceed these qualifications: the formal
education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in history, American
studies, art history, or a related field, including specialized
training in museum or archival conservation practices; plus three
years' experience involving museum or archival conservation.
Nonqualified applicants need not apply.

EOE/AA/ADA  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Please send application/resume to:

    Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism
    Dept. A09
    One Capitol Mall
    Little Rock, AR  72201

For additional listings call our job line at 501-340-3993 or see

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