31 March 2014
1) Curator, Battleship Texas, closes 11 April
This position is responsible for performing moderately complex (journey-level) curatorial work for the Battleship. Duties include but are not limited to acquisitioning, preserving, cataloging, inventorying and utilizing agency interpretive collections; and performing research work connected with interpretive exhibits, small media projects, and publications. Requires the research ability to obtain scholarly knowledge of content, knowledge of collection care standards, and strong writing skills. May supervise the work of volunteers, interns and assistants. Uses multiple technologies to complete projects. Maintains exhibit and storage areas in accordance with the housekeeping plan. Performs physical labor in various climates to complete projects. Performs other duties such as report/policy preparation and general housekeeping. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Performs additional duties as assigned. Complies with all Agency, Division, and Branch rules, regulations, and procedures.
2) Exhibits Specialist, National Museum of the US Navy, closes 1 April
This position is located in the Exhibitions Section of the National Museum of the U.S. Navy, which is dedicated to the American public and service members by providing a deeper understanding of the Navy’s history and instills a personal connection to Navy heritage. The Museum accomplishes its mission through programs of collecting, interpretation, education, and publication. The interpretation and display of artifacts are central to the mission of the museum.