Museum Vision and Mission:
MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to be our best, individually and collectively. By collecting and preserving artifacts and stories of our diverse history, MOHAI highlights our regional tradition of innovation and imagination. Through compelling exhibits, scholarship, education, public programs, and community engagement, MOHAI bridges the past, present, and future. MOHAI is a place and a community of people with histories of successes and failures that: bind us together; amuse, disturb, and inspire us; inform and guide us; and deepen our connection with our heritage.
Position Title: Digital Image Technician
Reports to: Library Collections Manager
Location: MOHAI Resource Center at Georgetown
Rate of Pay: $21 – $23 an hour, DOE
Classification: Non-Exempt, Hourly, Full-time
Schedule: Monday – Friday, 37.5 hours a week
Benefits include: Medical and dental insurance and eligible for participation in 403 (b) savings plan
Application Deadline: Monday, October 4, 2021, 9 a.m.
Position Description: The Digital Image Technician is responsible for assisting the Library Collections Manager and the Collections Resources department in overseeing the digitization of library and collections materials and distribution of these digital images for internal needs and to the general public. This individual also contributes to and participates in reaching the overall library/collections/museum goals and projects. This position is a member of the Collections Resources Department.
Museum Overview: For nearly 80 years, MOHAI has been dedicated to enriching lives by preserving, sharing, and teaching the diverse history of Seattle, the Puget Sound region and the nation. With a collection of nearly 4 million artifacts, photographs, oral histories and archival items, and an expansive schedule of exhibits and programs, MOHAI is the region’s premier history center. MOHAI operates a dramatic and award-winning museum in Lake Union Park in Seattle’s vibrant South Lake Union neighborhood, and a Resource Center in Seattle’s Georgetown neighborhood. MOHAI also hosts the Bezos Center for Innovation, focusing on the history and future of innovation in the Puget Sound region.
MOHAI is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and is an official affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. For more information, please visit www.mohai.org.
To Apply (no phone calls, please): Please e-mail letter of interest, resume, and three references by Monday, October 4th at 9 a.m. to: Human.Resources@mohai.org
MOHAI is a 501(C)3 organization and an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility and building a diverse staff. We encourage candidates of color to apply.
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