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Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates<!– –> 07/19/2019 to 07/29/2019

  • Service

    Competitive

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 12

  • Salary

    $74,596 to $96,978 per year

  • Appointment type

    Temporary Promotion

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time

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Duties

Summary

This position is part of the National Archives and Records Administration, National Archives and Records Administration. Incumbent serves as the Supervisory Museum Curator of Exhibits and History of a Presidential Library’s museum and is responsible for planning, supervising, and executing the exhibition programs and activities of the museum.

**This is a Temporary Promotion (not to exceed 1 year); may be extended; may become permanent.**

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Responsibilities

As a SUPERVISORY MUSEUM CURATOR, you will:

  • Responsible for the planning, formulation, design, construction, and installation of exhibits.
  • Provides information about museum objects and programs to many sources, including the President’s family, the White House, professional museums, the media, and the general public.
  • Assists in planning and execution of special activities sponsored by the Library including professional conferences and symposia. Gives lectures and other formal presentations concerning museum-related programs at professional meetings, informal presentations to community, civic, and education groups, and personally conducts visiting dignitaries on tours of the museum and exhibits.
  • Assists in maintaining close liaison with the Library’s support organization and its members for the purpose of obtaining support for the Library and fostering programs relating to the museum’s holdings.
  • Responsible for the physical care, maintenance, preservation, and security of the museum exhibit areas. Oversees the work of staff that perform collections records responsibilities and the paperwork, insurance, crating, and shipping details related to collection acquisitions and incoming and outgoing loans.
  • Establishes a system of registration and cataloging to maintain physical and curatorial control of the museum collections. Responsible for instituting management controls that ensures the safety and integrity of the collection and completing annual inventories of museum holdings.


Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status

Yes

Promotion Potential

12

As a SUPERVISORY MUSEUM CURATOR, you will:

  • Responsible for the planning, formulation, design, construction, and installation of exhibits.
  • Provides information about museum objects and programs to many sources, including the President’s family, the White House, professional museums, the media, and the general public.
  • Assists in planning and execution of special activities sponsored by the Library including professional conferences and symposia. Gives lectures and other formal presentations concerning museum-related programs at professional meetings, informal presentations to community, civic, and education groups, and personally conducts visiting dignitaries on tours of the museum and exhibits.
  • Assists in maintaining close liaison with the Library’s support organization and its members for the purpose of obtaining support for the Library and fostering programs relating to the museum’s holdings.
  • Responsible for the physical care, maintenance, preservation, and security of the museum exhibit areas. Oversees the work of staff that perform collections records responsibilities and the paperwork, insurance, crating, and shipping details related to collection acquisitions and incoming and outgoing loans.
  • Establishes a system of registration and cataloging to maintain physical and curatorial control of the museum collections. Responsible for instituting management controls that ensures the safety and integrity of the collection and completing annual inventories of museum holdings.


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