The Department of Records/Municipal Archives seeks a responsible individual to join its team helping to preserve the City’s historical records in the Municipal Archives. Under supervision, the archivist will re-house a large collection of negatives and prints in appropriate archival materials. The position requires attention to detail and will involve difficult subject matter. It will include moving and lifting heavy over-size cartons. This temporary (nine-month) position is funded by a New York State grant.
- A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and one year of fulltime experience in the reference, accession or disposal of records, archival or library materials; or
- An associate degree or 60 semester credits from an accredited college; or
- A satisfactory combination of education and/or experience equivalent to “1” or “2” above. However, all candidates must have a four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent.
This position may require more than ordinary physical effort.
All candidates must be able to perform the physical tasks associated with the position
APPOINTMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET (OMB) APPROVAL.
NYC Residency is required within 90 days of appointment. However, City employees in certain titles who have worked for the City for 2 continuous years may also be eligible to reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Putman, Westchester, Rockland, or Orange County.
FOR CONSIDERATION, MAIL A RESUME WITH SALARY HISTORY AND A COVER LETTER TO:
NYC Department of Records and Information Services Administration Office – Recruitment 31 Chambers Street, Room 304 New York, N.Y. 10007
NO EMAILS, PHONE CALLS, FAXES OR PERSONAL INQUIRIES PERMITTED. NOTE: ONLY THOSE CANDIDATES UNDER CONSIDERATION WILL BE CONTACTED.