Archivist, Digital Archives [Montreal, QC]

Archivist, Digital Archives



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Archivist, Digital Archives




Canadian Centre for Architecture


Job Type:

Contractual (3 years), full time (35hrs/week)


Language Required:


English and French




Montreal, QUEBEC


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Job Identification
Job title: Archivist, Digital Archives
Division: Collection
Immediate superior : Associate Director, Collection
Status: Contractual (3 years), full time (35hrs/week)
Posting period: May 30 to June 18, 2018
Job entry: June or July 2018

Job Summary
The responsibilities of this job include the supervision, coordination and monitoring of the archival projects, and specifically the born-digital archives. The incumbent oversees and develops local practices for managing born-digital material held and acquired by the CCA and assists in the strategic direction of acquisition, preservation, and access to born-digital and paper-based archives. The incumbent serves as the local manager of Archivematica, and coordinate support and development of the CCA’s digital repository with the IT department and Artefactual Systems. The incumbent plays a key role in the documentation of archives through the development of standards and procedures, classification and description and works closely with the Digital division in developing a digital culture at the CCA.
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Please submit your application before June 19, 2018 by email: to the attention of Human Resources, Canadian Centre for Architecture, 1920 Baile Street, Montreal (Quebec) H3H 2S6. Only successful applicants will be contacted. Please do not call. The CCA is an equal opportunity employer.

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