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Subject: Position at NEDCC

Position at NEDCC

From: Lori Foley <lfoley>
Date: Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Field Service Representative
The Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC)

The Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC)
<URL:> has reopened the search for a Field
Service Representative responsible for providing preservation
education, consultation, and information through NEDCC's
well-established Field Service Program.

This position focuses primarily on preservation education and
outreach activities. The Field Service Representative reports to the
Director of Field Service.

Primary responsibilities: Develops and conducts workshops, lectures,
training, and conference presentations throughout the NEDCC region
and beyond; as part of NEDCC's reference service, provides
preservation information and referrals to specialists via telephone,
e-mail, and mail; works with the Director of Field Service to
coordinate and implement special events and grant projects; works
with the Director of Field Service to develop workshop topics and
implement NEDCC's preservation workshop series; develops workshop
calendar and maintains a list of potential speakers; serves as
liaison with guest lecturers who contribute to preservation
workshops on NEDCC's behalf; works with the Bookkeeper to arrange
for guest lecturers' honoraria and for reimbursement of
workshop-related travel expenses incurred by guest lecturers; works
with Development and Public Relations Coordinator to develop and
process post-workshop evaluations.

Secondary responsibilities: Maintains familiarity with preservation
literature and resources; maintains the Field Service department
technical files; assists in providing 24-hour disaster assistance
over the telephone and/or on site; researches, writes, and edits
various publications, including preservation leaflets,
bibliographies, newsletter articles, and promotional literature;
manages group tours of NEDCC facilities, including planning and
scheduling, notification of department heads, and billing (if
appropriate); also, conducts tours as required; conducts
preservation planning surveys as required; other duties as assigned
by the Director of Field Service.

Position requirements: MLS plus one to two years of specialized
preservation education or work experience; teaching experience;
excellent oral and written communication skills; excellent
interpersonal skills; strong project management skills; knowledge of
current digitization trends and practices.

This NEH grant-funded position offers competitive salary and
benefits. NEDCC is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, send
letter of application, resume, writing sample, and three references

    Lori Foley
    Director of Field Service
    Northeast Document Conservation Center
    100 Brickstone Square
    Andover, MA  01810
    Fax: 978-475-6021
    lfoley [at] nedcc__org

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Received on Tuesday, 28 August, 2007

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