Museum Collections Inventory Cataloguing Technician

Canterbury Museum
Closing date
22 November 2023

Canterbury Museum is seeking a Cataloguing Technician to work on a major collections project.

The aim of this project is to inventory the Museum’s collection of approximately 2.3 million objects, 60% of which are not yet on the Vernon Collections Management System. Working with the Collections Inventory Project Manager and existing Inventory Project staff, the Cataloguing Technician will focus on producing basic electronic records for Human History and Natural History collections.

Previous experience in a museum or similar is required. Full training will be given to successful candidates. Advanced keyboard skills are essential, as is attention to detail and accuracy.

Applicants for this position must have the right to live and work in New Zealand for the duration of employment. Applications that do not supply all requested information will not be considered.

To find out more about these positions and how to apply please visit the Working at the Museum section of our website

Applications close at 5.00pm on Wednesday 22 November 2023.