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Cataloguer

JOB TITLE:    Cataloguer (Limited Term, 2 years)

REPORTS TO:    Head of Registration

SUPERVISES:    No one

SPECIFICATIONS:     

JOB PURPOSE:

The Collections Cataloguer will manage an exciting and ongoing cataloguing project with the purpose of making the collection more accessible to scholars and the general public.  
 
The cataloguer will continue several cataloguing initiatives.  Cataloguer will set cataloguing standards, apply those standards across collections, and train collections staff to continue cataloguing after the position ends.  Work will be done in the Museum’s Collections Management System (TMS).  The cataloguer is expected to maintain a strong commitment to indexing, and to focus on identified collection priority areas.

DUTIES, WORK PERFORMED

The above statements of this job description describe the general duties and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position.  They do not claim to describe all of the functions of this position.  Employees may be assigned other duties and the essential functions may change or be changed from time to time.