University Archivist, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne FL

The Florida Institute of Technology seeks a highly motivated and creative individual to join the Evans Library as the University Archivist. This is a full-time staff position reporting to the Director of Research Collection. Responsibilities include acquiring, organizing, describing, managing, preserving and providing access to the archives collection and identify materials appropriate for inclusion, and providing reference services related to the history and organization of the university Archives. The successful candidate will have a Master's Degree in archival studies or equivalent; 3-5 years experience in processing official records, manuscripts, audio, film, photographic and other archival materials; knowledge of the basic principles of archiving electronic records; knowledge of imaging technology, databases for archives and basic web design and maintenance; and excellent interpersonal verbal and written communication skills.

Consideration of candidates will begin February 21, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.

To apply for this position submit (1) a detailed cover letter addressing how your experience matches the qualifications, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) names and contact information, including email, mail, and phone number, of at least three references to: Angela Taylor at ataylor@fit.edu

For full job description, consult http://www.fit.edu/hr/

The successful candidate will have a Master's Degree in archival studies or equivalent; 3-5 years experience in processing official records, manuscripts, audio, film, photographic and other archival materials; knowledge of the basic principles of archiving electronic records; knowledge of imaging technology, databases for archives and basic web design and maintenance; and excellent interpersonal verbal and written communication skills.

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