Collections and Archives Manager
The Collections and Archives Manager will work as part of a team with other staff to operate the Municipal Museum for the City of St. Joseph. The Collections and Archives Manager will be responsible for oversight, care, and preservation of all museum collections including donated, legacy, and loaned objects and archival artifacts. Responsibilities include accessioning, processing incoming/outgoing loans, maintaining collections data systems, preventative care, archives and records management. The Collections and Archives Manager supervises the work of volunteers and interns, oversees access to the collections and archives, and responds to public inquiries regarding collections research. The Collections and Archives Manager contributes to exhibition planning and installation and acts as a consultant for public programming and educational activities. The Collections and Archives Manager assists with grant writing initiatives, museum events, and responds to emergency alarm calls. This position reports to the Executive Director of the St. Joseph Museums, Inc. This is full-time position with health and life insurance and retirement benefits. Starting salary is $32,000 commensurate with experience.