Cultural and Natural History Collections - Student Assistant for Social Media(2021)
Cultural and Natural History Collections - Student Assistant for Social Media(2021)Student Position Type:
Federal Work StudyAppointment Type:
This position will work remotely until further notice.
Any on campus work will be determined by the University of La Verne Safe Return Plan: https://laverne.edu/safereturn/Hiring Manager:
Felicia BeardsleyNumber of Vacancies:
1Job Description Summary:
Works under the supervision of Cultural & Natural History Collections curator in a wide range of duties that mainly includes creating, sustaining and maintaining a social media presence for the Cultural & Natural History Collections. There may be other duties as assigned by the curator that could include cataloging, descriptions, condition assessment, preservation treatment, exhibit planning, etc.Specific Duties:
*Create, sustain and maintain a social media presence for the Cultural & Natural History Collections
*assist with condition assessment
*assist with preservation treatment
*assist with exhibit planning
other duties as assigned5
*attentive to detail
*understand various social media platforms
*understand how to create, maintain, sustain social media postings
*genuine interest in museum practices
*understand writing for broad audiences
*ability to describe objects
*ability to research key terms/metadata
must maintain confidentiality
Employees are eligible for the following benefits:
One hour of Paid Sick Leave for every 30 hours worked, with a maximum accrual of 24 hours of Paid Sick Leave per year and capped at 48 hours.
University of La Verne Defined Contribution Retirement Plan – can contribute employee voluntary contributions, excluding wages derived from federal work study funds.
In accordance with the Affordable Care Act (ACA), employees who work an average of 30 or more hours per week, will be eligible for medical coverage through the University of La Verne.
Covered under the University of La Verne Workers Compensation Insurance.Location:
La Verne Central CampusIf Other, please specify.:
Jaeger House/RemotePosting Number:
03/31/2021Open Until Filled: