Company: Town of Kingston, MA
Posted on: January 7, 2022
What a great time to be an Archivist. Imagine the possibility of
working for the Town of Kingston and the history that surrounds
This position will put your 3+ years of related experience, your
librarian certification from the MA Board of Library Commissioners,
and your working knowledge of the principles and practices of
professional library work including procedures and practices of
archival management, online digital image repository systems to
To view the full job description and apply please checkout the Town
of Kingston, Employment Page.
Essential Function Highlights:
Manages and coordinates the local history, collections, services,
and resources for the Kingston Public Library. Coordinates access
to, management of, and preservation of local history collections,
which includes materials of significant historical and monetary
value. Promotes and provides physical and remote access to the
collections, proactively and by request.
Develops and describes the local history collections. Designs,
develops, and maintains systems to manage physical collections and
digital content. Creates and maintains relational databases,
finding aids, metadata records and other descriptive tools
according to best archival practice and observed demand. Seeks out
and assesses donations and purchases of historical and research
materials. Deaccessions material.
Manages LHR server on the Library's network. Creates online sites
and services for internal and external audiences.
Designs and develops digital initiatives. develops priorities and
plans for digitizing collections.
This is a Schedule B2:S3 position on the Towns Wage and Personnel
Bylaws with 10 steps of salary. FY22 range is $43,911 $74,435 with
rate considerations of experience and internal equity. This is a 35
hour per week position consisting of a schedule that is conducive
with the librarys hours of operations.
Keywords: Town of Kingston, MA, Plymouth , Archivist Librarian, Other , Plymouth, Massachusetts
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