Museum Curator (Digital)

Washington D.C.
Mar 11, 2019
Mar 11, 2019
Full Time

Not required

Relocation expenses reimbursed No

  • Pass Pre-employment Background Investigation
  • May need to complete a Probationary Period
  • Maintain a Bank Account for Direct Deposit/Electronic Transfer
  • Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with Selective Service.
  • Qualification requirements, including one year time-in-grade at the next lower grade level for promotion candidates, must be met within 30 days of the job announcement closing date.

    Experience: You qualify for this position if you possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 level in the Federal Service or comparable pay band system.  For this position specialized experience is defined as: experience developing plans and producing archival exhibitions; working with social media platforms; creating digital information resources that can be used, re-used, and shared on multiple platforms both inside and outside the agency. In addition, experience working with staff coordinating digital scanning of items for online publication is required.

    Part-time and/or unpaid experience related to this position will be considered to determine the total number of years and months of experience. Be sure to note the number of paid or unpaid hours worked each week.

    In addition to Basic Requirements above, you must have following:

    A.  Degree in museum work; or an applicable subject matter field related to the position; OR

    B.  Combination of education and experience--courses equivalent to a major as shown in A above, plus appropriate experience or additional education; OR

    C.  Four years of experience that provided knowledge comparable to that normally acquired through successful completion of the 4-year course of study as shown in A above.

    Flexible Spending Accounts -
    Health Insurance -
    Leave -
    Life Insurance -
    Long Term Care Insurance -
    Retirement Program -

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    Your application will be evaluated first for the basic qualifications described above.  The applications that meet the basic qualifications will be evaluated further against the following criteria:

    1.  Knowledge of digital imaging standards, procedures and techniques to create, manage, maintain and preserve archival information for online diffusion.

    2. Knowledge of Photoshop, HTML, XML, EAD, and other computer and design programs.

    3. Knowledge of exhibition procedures, research and writing.

    4. Ability to communicate orally and in writing with colleagues, educational institutions, research foundations, government agencies, and the public.

    Important Note: Your resume and supporting documentation will be compared to your responses to the occupational questionnaire or other assessment tool for consistency. If a determination is made that you have rated yourself higher than is supported by your resume, you will be assigned a rating commensurate to your described experience. Your resume should provide sufficient information regarding how your education and experience relate to this position, including the major duties and qualifications criteria listed.

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    Read more Security clearance Not Required

    Drug test required No

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