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Position Duties and Responsibilities Electrical and Preventive Maintenance Duties (90%) In accordance with work orders and following accepted electrical safety regulations and guidelines, repairs, installs, replaces, and tests electrical circuits, equipment, and appliances, utilizing appropriate tools, testing instruments, materials, and supplies. Installs and monitors performance of…
Position Duties and Responsibilities: The Institute for Advanced Study Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Center seeks an intern to assist with the research, development, and curation of archival and special collections related to the Institute’s history. Skills and Abilities: The Collection Development and Curation Intern will: Gain experience building relationships and…
Position Summary This is a part-time position, working 4 hours per day, each weekday morning. Under general supervision, the Library Assistant performs routine duties for the Institute’s library. Position Duties and Responsibilities Check-in newspapers and magazines received in mail, using established cardex system. Pick-up daily newspapers from mail room. Maintain newspapers and…
Position Summary Under the direction of the Librarian, the Acquisitions Librarian provides support in managing the operations of the library. All other duties, as assigned by the Librarian Position Duties and Responsibilities Provides support in managing the operations of the library (90%) Manage all ordering, receiving, and invoicing of monographs using the acquisitions module of…