The Collections Cataloger is responsible for multiple projects involving Boston Children’s Museum’s artifact collections. The primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: cataloging, documenting, researching and inventorying museum artifacts; taking digital images and scans; and preparing and entering catalog records into the PastPerfect database. The Cataloger will largely be working with materials that have been identified for deaccession and data entry for materials in use for exhibits and programs. Additional responsibilities may include contacting other institutions regarding transfer of materials and appropriately housing and cleaning items in storage.
The Cataloger will attend staff, department, and other meetings as needed and may assist BCM staff and outside visitors in storage. Additional tasks may be assigned by the Curator of Collections as needed.
This is a part-time (2-3 days per week), temporary position with potential to go through 6/30/18.