Summer Registrarial Assistant

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number Sum00038P
Position Title Summer Registrarial Assistant
Department Tang Teaching Museum/Art Gallery
Position Status Part-Time
Position Type Summer
Months per Year Other
Work hours

2 positions; up to 15 hours per week each

Start Date (For temporary positions only) 06/01/2018
End Date (For temporary positions only) 08/31/2018
Position Band/Level Summer
Pay Range $10.40 per hour

Ad Text

Job Summary

The person filling this position will work with the Senior Museum Registrar and the Collections Registrar. We are particularly interested in candidates from under-represented backgrounds who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. The Registrarial Assistant will receive training to assist with a variety of tasks related to artworks on exhibit and gain knowledge of collections stewardship.
Responsibilities will include:

  • art handling
  • archival storage methods
  • researching and cataloging of artworks
  • clerical and maintenance tasks

We are particularly interested in candidates from underrepresented backgrounds who can add to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have knowledge or art/art history and have experience working with a museum collection.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands (For Union Positions Only)
EEO Statement

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.


Special Instructions to Applicant

Posting Information

Posting Date 02/19/2018
Open Until Filled No
Closing Date 03/30/2018
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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of Three References
Optional Documents