Career Opportunities

The Nebraska History Museum currently has a temporary job opening in Collections. The position will assist with registration and collections management activities at the Nebraska History Museum. Activities will include editing photographs and attaching them to the PastPerfect database, updating location records, numbering objects, packing and moving objects, data entry, creating written descriptions of objects, and other collections management activities as needed.  Applicant must be able to lift up to 30 pounds

20 hours per week, through September 28, 2018. Please contact Laura Mooney at 402-471-4780 or laura.mooney@nebraska.gov for more information.

The Nebraska History Museum currently has a job opening in Collections. This is a full-time position. Hours are 8-5, Monday-Friday, with occasional weekend work. Salary is $16.97.

The Museum Collections Registrar will be responsible for coordinating and cataloging loans and newly acquired collections items, including managing the movement, packing, or shipping of objects. They will also assist curators and supervise volunteers and student workers assigned to the Registrar's office.

REQUIRED: A Bachelors degree in History or a closely related field such as Education, Museum Studies, Geography, or Anthropology and two years of experience in a museum setting.

Knowledge of museum collections management, Nebraska history, and the ability to maintain accurate records is encouraged.

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