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Town of Silver City
Box 1188
Silver City, NM 88062


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Assistant Curator of History and Exhibitions
The Town of Silver City is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Curator of History and Exhibitions.

Responsibilities include: interpreting the Museumís collection of historical photographs and artifacts.
Requirements are: NM Class D driverís license with acceptable driving record, or ability to obtain within 30 days; Masterís Degree in History, American Studies, Museum Studies, or closely related field. Substantial record of scholarships and/or publications may be considered without degree conferral; 2 years working in a museum or similar; some experience working on exhibitions and/or with collections. Prefer: experience and knowledge in artifact handling, photographs, textiles and a wide range of historical and archaeological materials; experience with PastPerfect, Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat and Bridge softwares; significant experience with other museum database programs. Familiar with best practices in the field and able to proactively keep up with innovations; strong interpersonal, organizational, writing, proofreading and analytical skills, with meticulous attention to detail; ability to work alone and to work as part of a team with the Museum Director, Registrar and Collections Manager, Museum Educator, Volunteer Coordinator and volunteers; ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment; familiarity with southwest American history; knowledgeable and passionate about local southwest New Mexico history and material culture; able to demonstrate strong interest in utilizing artifacts to tell stories and dedication to inclusion of all cultures and eras; familiarity with approaches to local history and able to adhere to rigorous standards of scholarship. Prefer: ability to layout labels in design software; do some hands-on preparation such as mounting labels; knowledge of historic preservation; and Spanish language ability. Must be able to pass drug & alcohol tests.
Application with copy of high school diploma or equivalent and valid NM Class D driverís license must be submitted by November 13, 2017, to the Town of Silver City, Personnel Office, 101 W. Broadway, Silver City, NM 88061. The Town of Silver Cityís hiring policy is available for review at City Hall.

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