All applications must be submitted by 5:00PM EST on Friday, April 4, 2014.
The selected candidate will work with the Records and Archives Management team to support the implementation of a new digital asset management system. Projects potentially include digitizing records (photos and over-sized drawings), meta-data creation and supplementation, migrating digital files and uploading files and meta-data to the system. Other responsibilities may include assisting with group processing projects, creating social media items based on historical photos, and conducting research for user requests.
The selected candidate will work with the Records and Archives Management team to inventory archival collections (drawings, photography, publications, and/or textural records) relating to the planning and construction of the New York City water supply. Many of these collections have been partially inventoried and are a high priority for research. Other responsibilities may include digitizing/copying collections, assisting with projects to support digital collections, creating social media items based on historical photos, and conducting research for user requests.