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Recent Job Postings

July 19

LOCAL

Interim Archivist
Norwegian American Historical Association - 
St. Olaf College, Northfield MN, seeks an Interim Archivist.


Office Administrator
Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps, Duluth MN, seeks an Office Administrator. Deadline: August 2, 2017.

IT Service Desk Agent
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN, seeks an IT Service Desk Agent.

REGIONAL

Historical Program Specialist
Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, Des Moines IA, seeks a Historical Program Specialist.

President & Chief Executive Officer
National Veterans Memorial & Museum, Columbus OH, seeks a President & Chief Executive Officer.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Chief Curator
Gardiner Museum, Toronto ON, seeks a Chief Curator.

July 12

LOCAL

Architectural Historian
Hess Roise, Minneapolis MN, seeks an Architectural Historian. Deadline: July 31, 2017.

Senior Development/Development Officer
Bell Museum of Natural History, St. Paul MN, seeks a Senior Development/Development Officer.

REGIONAL

Director of Programs
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library, Cedar Rapids IA, seeks a Director of Programs and a Director of Event Services.

Archives and Special Collections Librarian
Des Moines University, Des Moines IA, seeks an Archives and Special Collections Librarian.

Museum Manager
Elkhart County Historical Museum, Bristol IN, seeks a Museum Manager.

Archivist
Dubuque County Historical Society and the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, Dubuque IA, seeks an Archivist.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Museums Manager
City of Toronto, Toronto ON, seeks a Museums Manager. Deadline: July 28, 2017.

June 28

LOCAL

Development Manager
American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Development Manager.

Program Assistant
Minnesota Transportation Museum, Twin Cities Metro, seeks a Program Assistant.

Biosciences Liaison Librarian & Scientific Data Curator
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Metro, seeks a Biosciences Liaison Librarian & Scientific Data Curator.

Development Officer
The Museum of Russian Art, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Development Officer.

REGIONAL

Director
University of South Dakota and NMM Board of Trustees seek a Director for the National Music Museum.

President & Chief Executive Officer
National Veterans Memorial & Museum, Columbus OH, seeks a President & Chief Executive Officer.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Senior Curator
National Museum of African American Music, Nashville TN, seeks a Senior Curator.

Preservation Planner
City of Aspen, Aspen CO, seeks a Preservation Planner.

Communications Coordinator
Preservation Design Partnership, Philadelphia PA, seeks a Communications Coordinator.
 
Operations Coordinator
Alberta Museums Association, Edmonton AB, seeks an Operations Coordinator. Deadline: July 10, 2017.

INTERNSHIPS/VOLUNTEERS

Read Room Attendant and Visitor Services/Archives Volunteer
Hennepin History Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Read Room Attendant and Visitor Services/Archives Volunteer.

Visitor Services and Special Events Intern
Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul MN, seeks a Visitor Services and Special Events Intern.

Multiple Internships
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland OH, seeks Interns for Multiple Positions.

June 21

LOCAL

Collections Manager/Registrar
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, Prior Lake MN, seeks a Collections Manager/Registrar.

Collections Assistant
McLeod County Historic Partnership seeks a Collections Assistant.

Request for Proposals
Sacred Heart Area Museum, Sacred Heart MN, seek proposals to upgrade and install new light fixtures, lamps, ballasts, occupancy sensors and dimmers for Museum Collections and Storage Lighting Implementation. Deadline: June 28, 2017.

Request for Proposals
Sacred Heart Area Museum, Sacred Heart MN, seek proposals to conduct a general conservation assessment and create a long-term preservation plan. Deadline: June 28, 2017.

Museum Director
Sleepy Eye Area Historical Society/Depot Museum, seeks a seasonal, part-time Museum Director. Deadline: July 7, 2017.

Assessment and Planning Request for Proposal
Meeker County Development Corporation and Meeker County Historical Preservation seek proposals for Assessment and Planning.

School Programs Coordinator
Bell Museum of Natural History, St. Paul MN, seeks a School Programs Coordinator. Deadline July 7, 2017.

City Records Manager
City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis MN, seeks a City Records Manager. Deadline: June 28, 2017.

Sr Manager - Rights Acquisitions Newspapers & Digital Media
East View Information Services, Inc., Minnetonka MN, seeks a Sr Manager - Rights Acquisitions Newspapers & Digital Media.

REGIONAL

Site Supervisor
State Historical Society of North Dakota, Bismark ND, seeks a Site Supervisor for the Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile State Historic Site.

Director of Collections
Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians & Western Art, Indianapolis IN, seeks a Director of Collections.

Membership Manager
Conner Prairie Museum, Fishers IN, seeks a Membership Manager.

Web Content Writer
Missouri History Museum, St. Louis MO, seeks a Web Content Writer.

Executive Director
The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, Chicago IL, seeks an Executive Director.

Director, Eastern Regional Office
Indiana Landmarks, Cambridge City IN, seeks a Director, Eastern Regional Office. Deadline: June 28, 2017.

Senior Exhibit Designer
The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis IN, seeks a Senior Exhibit Designer.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Development Director
American Alliance of Museums, Arlington VA, seeks a Development Director.

Historic Preservation Specialist III (or II)
Oklahoma Historical Society, State Historic Preservation Office, Oklahoma City OK, seeks a Historic Preservation Specialist III (or II).

Staff Architect/s & Designer/s
Preservation Design Partnership, Philadelphia PA, seeks Staff Architect/s & Designer/s.

Northern Life Museum & Cultural Centre
Northern Life Museum & Cultural Centre, Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, seeks a Manager. Deadline: July 15, 2017.

June 14

LOCAL

Program Coordinator
Dakota County Historical Society, South St. Paul MN, seeks a Program Coordinator at the LeDuc Historic Estate.

Librarian
American Craft Council, Twin Cities Metro, seeks a Librarian.

Research Librarian
University of St. Thomas, Twin Cities Metro, seeks a Research Librarian at the Law Library at the School of Law.

REGIONAL

Lead Processing Archivist; Assistant University Archivist; Metadata Librarian
Iowa State University, Ames IA, seeks a Lead Processing Archivist II/III, Assistant University Archivist I/I
I, and a Metadata Librarian I/II.

Collections Manager
John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan WI, seeks a Collections Manager.

State Librarian
Missouri State Library, Jefferson City MO, seeks a State Librarian.

Web Content Writer
Missouri History Museum, St. Louis MO, seeks a Web Content Writer.

Museum Director
Illinois State Museum, Springfield IL, seeks a Museum Director.

Director
Indiana Landmarks, Cambridge City IN, seeks a Director, Eastern Regional Office.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Curator/Administrator
Admiral Digby Museum, Digby NS, seeks a Curator/Administrator.

INTERNSHIPS

Internships
Minnesota Children's Museum, St. Paul MN, seeks Interns for Marketing Video, Digital Media, Exhibit Fabrication, and Costume and Props.

Internship
Indiana Landmarks, Indianapolis IN, seeks an Intern.

June 7

LOCAL

Native American Fellowship, Interactive Media
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis MN, is offering a Native American Fellowship, Interactive Media. Deadline: June 23, 2017.

Museum Evaluator
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN, seeks a Museum Evaluator.

Media Production Assistant
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Media Production Assistant. Deadline: June 23, 2017.

Information Technology Manager
University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, Chanhassen MN, seeks an Information Technology Manager.

Planetarium Outreach Coordinator
Bell Museum of Natural History, Twin Cities MN, seeks a Planetarium Outreach Coordinator.

Museum Assistant
Nicollet County Historical Society, St. Peter MN, seeks a Museum Assistant.

Site Coordinator
End O Line Railroad Park and Museum, Currie/Slayton MN, seeks a Site Coordinator.

REGIONAL

Preservation Coordinator
Kohler Foundation, Sheboygan WI, seeks a Preservation Coordinator.

Museum Visitor Services Attendant
Dickinson Museum Center, Dickinson ND, seeks a Museum Visitor Services Attendant.

Visiting Illinois Distributed Museum Coordinator
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign IL, seeks a Visiting Illinois Distributed Museum Coordinator to oversee a campus-wide editorial process to develop content for the Illinois Distributed Museum.

Associate Archivist
Jesuit Archives, Saint Louis MO, seeks an Associate Archivist.

Public Programs and School Services Coordinator
Elmhurst History 
MuseumElmurst IL, seeks a Public Programs and School Services Coordinator.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Program Lead
Alberta Museums Association, Edmonton AB, seeks a Program Lead. Deadline: July 30, 2017.

BOSF Curatorial Assistant
Manitoba Museum, Winnipeg MB, BOSF Curatorial Assistant.

INTERNSHIPS/VOLUNTEERS

Visual Arts Intern
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Visual Arts Intern. Deadline: June 17, 2017.

Volunteer Gallery Attendants
St. Louis County Historical Society, Duluth MN, is seeking volunteer gallery attendants for its Lake Superior Ojibwe Gallery.

 

 

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