Curator, Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources, Smackover, AR

  • 18 Jul 2022 11:22 AM
    Message # 12852359

    Curator

    Position #:           22091970            

    Salary:                   $40,340

    Grade:                  GS07

    Requisition:        21088

    Location:              Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources, Smackover, AR

    Closing date:      07/28/2022        

    This position is responsible for the care and management of diverse museum collections.  Job duties include surveying and inventorying of collections, their conservation assessment and preservation, the development and implementation of a comprehensive collection management plan and ensuring the facilities’ historical integrity through the development of furnishing plans for the historic structures.  Applicant will also document the authenticity of collections, manage the restoration, exhibition, and cataloguing of all artifacts, and other duties as assigned.  Must be able to work a varied schedule, including weekends.  

    Position offers a full benefit package including paid holidays, annual and sick leave, health insurance, and retirement pension.

    Applicants must meet or exceed the following qualifications:  the formal education equivalent of a bachelor’s degree in history, anthropology, art history or a related field. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. Other job-related education and/or experience may be substituted for all or part of these basic requirements, except for certification or licensure requirements, upon approval of the Qualifications Review Committee.

    Preferred qualifications: Master’s Degree in History, Museum Sciences/Studies or related field; working proficiency with Past Perfect or Re-Discover collections database platforms; familiarity with artifact preservation standards and practices; and knowledge of Arkansas History.

    We are an EOE/ADA/AA employer.  Minorities and women encouraged to apply.

    Applications accepted online only:https://arcareers.arkansas.gov/


    Last modified: 18 Jul 2022 4:14 PM | Anonymous