Washington D.C.:Processing Archivist, The Kennedy Center

Primary responsibilities will include appraising collections, developing and executing processing plans, writing and encoding finding aids, assisting with the transfer of materials to and from off-site locations, and providing research assistance and services to external constituents as well as internal departments as part of the Archives staff. Other responsibilities may include digital projects, exhibits, outreach duties, and other special projects. In the first year of … Continue reading Washington D.C.:Processing Archivist, The Kennedy Center

Washington D.C.: Visual Resources Coordinator, CallisonRTKL

Becomes an expert user and administrator of the firm’s Digital Asset Management (DAM) system, referred to internally as the CallisonRTKL Image Bank (CRIB). Prepares visual assets (photo, videos, renderings, site plans) for upload to the CRIB by adding metadata to files using Adobe Bridge. Uploads visual assets to the image bank, tagging files with photographer/copyright information and helpful keywords. Seeks the best, most efficient way … Continue reading Washington D.C.: Visual Resources Coordinator, CallisonRTKL

Washington, D.C.: IMLS Digital Assets Librarian, The Phillips Collection

Serve as the project leader to oversee a 3-year grant funded archives digitization project. The project will incorporate digitization technologies to process and digitize >100,000 items of typed and handwritten correspondence and photography. Digital repository application selection, procurement, and implementation. Digitization work plan including standards, procedures, workflow, collections management, and onsite vendor delivery schedule. Establish descriptive and administrative metadata schema and in-house standards and procedures. … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: IMLS Digital Assets Librarian, The Phillips Collection

Washington, DC: Museum Curator, Smithsonian Institution

Link to job posting. The position is located in the Smithsonian Institution’s Archives, (SIA), and is part of the American Women’s History Initiative.The incumbent will work across the SI to access, research and produce digital resources and exhibitions pertaining to women scientist in American history. Continue reading Washington, DC: Museum Curator, Smithsonian Institution

Washington, D.C.: Museum Specialist, National Gallery of Art

Link to job posting. This position is on the staff of the Deputy Director (DD) in the Library’s (DL) Department of Image Collections (DLI).  The primary purpose of this position is to maintain and develop an extensive study collection of photographs, digital images and other visual material with emphasis on the art of France up to the year 1900. Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Museum Specialist, National Gallery of Art

Washington, D.C.: Digital History Scholar and Academic Librarian, German Historical Institute

The German Historical Institute (GHI) Washington DC is part of the Max Weber Foundation – German Humanities Institutes Abroad. It fosters research in the fields of German, American, transatlantic, as well as global and transregional, history. The present profile-building research topics of the GHI Washington are the history of knowledge, migration history, and digital history. In its function mediating between scholars in Germany and North … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Digital History Scholar and Academic Librarian, German Historical Institute

Washington, D.C.: Database Associate, Americans for the Arts

Link to job posting. The Database Associate will assist the Database Administrator with functions related to database management and development. The Associate’s primary responsibilities will relate to the organization’s association management system (AMS), netForum Enterprise. Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Database Associate, Americans for the Arts

Washington D.C.: Museum Technician (History), Immediate Office of the Chief of Naval Operations

Link to job posting. Department: Department of the Navy Agency:Immediate Office of the Chief of Naval Operations Number of Job Opportunities & Location(s): 1 vacancy – Washington Navy Yard, District of Columbia Salary: $37,113.00 to $48,249.00 / Per Year Series and Grade: GS-1016-5 Open Period: Monday, January 28, 2019 to Friday, February 1, 2019 Position Information: Permanent – Full-Time Who May Apply: Open to the … Continue reading Washington D.C.: Museum Technician (History), Immediate Office of the Chief of Naval Operations

Washington, D.C.: Librarians-in-Residence, Library of Congress

Link to job posting. Department: Legislative Branch Agency:Library of Congress Number of Job Opportunities & Location(s): 6 vacancy – Washington DC, District of Columbia Salary: $56,233.00 to $73,105.00 / Per Year Series and Grade: GS-1410-09 Open Period: Wednesday, January 23, 2019 to Friday, February 22, 2019 Position Information: Temporary, Not-to-Exceed (NTE) six months with the possibility of an extension for up to four months. This … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Librarians-in-Residence, Library of Congress