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Recent Job Postings

May 23, 2018

Fund Development Coordinator
Minnesota Discovery Center, Chisholm MN, seeks a Fund Development Coordinator. Deadline: June 1, 2018.
Development Director
American Craft Council, Twin Cities Metro, seeks a Development Director. Deadline: June 22, 2018.
Communications & Development Coordinator
Great River Regional Library, St. Cloud MN, seeks a Communications & Development Coordinator. Deadline: May 31, 2018.

Registrar/Collections Manager

Wisconsin Maritime Museum, Manitowoc WI, seeks a Registrar/Collections Manager.
Museum Director
City of Sun Prairie, Sun Prairie WI, seeks a Museum Director.
Executive Director
Rock County Historical Society, Janesville WI, seeks an Executive Director.
Lead Preparator
John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan WI, seeks a Lead Preparator.
Preparator, Temporary
John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan WI, seeks a Preparator, Temporary.
Staff Archaeologist
State of Indiana-DNR, Jasonville Field Office, Jasonville IN, seeks a Staff Archaeologist. Deadline: May 29, 2018.
Historic Preservation Officer 
City of Columbus, Columbus OH, seeks a Historic Preservation Officer. Deadline: June 15, 2018.

Board of Directors
Cycling Museum of Minnesota, Twin Cities Metro, is seeking new members for their Board of Directors.
Historic Preservation Intern
City of Joliet, Joliet IL, seeks a Historic Preservation Intern.
Digital Services Intern
Canadian Research Knowledge Network, Ottawa ON, seeks a Digital Services Intern.
Archivist Intern
Summerland Museum and Archives Society, Summerland BC, seeks an Archivist Intern.



May 16, 2018

Request for Proposals
Carver County Historical Society, Waconia MN, seeks Request for Proposals for construction drawings for buildings at the Historic Andrew Peterson Farmstead. Deadline: May 31, 2018. 
Research and Instruction/Data Services Librarian
St. Olaf College, Northfield MN, seeks a Research and Instruction/Data Services Librarian
Director of Development
University of Minnesota Libraries, Twin Cities seeks a Director of Development (UL393).
Late Night Supervisor/Course Materials Specialist
University of St. Thomas, Twin Cities Metro, seeks a Late Night Supervisor/Course Materials Specialist.
Web Content Data Entry
The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library, St. Paul MN, seeks someone for Web Content Data Entry for a first-of-its-kind initiative.

Museum Director
Mining and Rollo Jamison Museums, Platteville WI, seeks a Museum Director.
Historic Structures Manager
Brucemore, Cedar Rapids IA, seeks a Historic Structures Manager.


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