Posted on June 16, 2014.
MHS seeks a part-time (20 hrs/wk) content assistant for Maine Memory Network, a statewide digital museum (www.mainememory.net). This person will work as part of the MMN team and serves the requirements of the project as needed, including assisting the MMN curator and other team members. Will be responsible for working on projects that involve scanning and transcribing historical documents, cataloging records, reviewing all records added to MMN, managing the digital image archives, assisting and training contributing partners, and doing other production work related to MMN and the MHS websites. Seeking someone with an advanced history degree with experience in a museum or academic setting. This position is part-time, grant-funded. This person would be working on-site at MHS in Portland, Maine. For more description go to http://www.mainehistory.org/PDF/MHSJobListing-MMNContentAsst.pdf. Send cover letter, writing sample, and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.