MOA: Collections Management Intern (S9822B)
Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities
The Collections Management Intern works with the Collections Management System (CMS), maintaining and entering object records, and doing accessioning of museum acquisitions. This student will also partake in hands-on work with collections and occasional help with gallery installation. Formal training and readings required.
The Collections Management Intern must be an organized, responsible, detail-oriented student, who is able to work independently.
This student works in both the museum and library, and may have to travel to other collections. He or she must have good agility and the ability to lift and move objects. He or she will often use a PC, scanner, photocopier, hygrothermograph, and PH meter are a must.
Specific responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:
- Art handling