Seward Community Library & Museum Seeks Curator of Collections & Exhibits

The Seward Community Library & Museum is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic person to join our small but mighty team in beautiful Seward, Alaska! We are hiring a full time Curator of Collections and Exhibits to work with our historical collections and exhibits in our uniquely combined local history museum, public library, archives and community center. This position will remain open until filled.

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CITY OF SEWARD POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT
Library Museum Curator of Collections and Exhibits

This is a regular full-time position with benefits, paying $19.97 with a progressive increase up to $27.53. Under the supervision of the Library Museum Director, the Curator of Collections and Exhibits performs duties related to the acquisition, registration, management, care, security and exhibition of the Resurrection Bay Historical Society, Seward Community Library Association and the City of Seward collections at the Seward Community Library and Museum. Assists the Director as City of Seward liaison to Historic Preservation Commission.

Education and/or Experience:

Bachelor’s degree from college in the social sciences (i.e. history, anthropology, American studies, or related field), or three years of experience in museum or library settings, or equivalent combination of education, experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform duties. Competent computer technology skills and related experience in visitor services and/or historical interpretation desirable.

A complete job description can be obtained from Riley Shurtleff, City of Seward Personnel Officer at HR@cityofseward.net, or (907) 224-4074.