Digital & technology

Collections Photographer, Project Ark

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On behalf of the Southland Regional Heritage Committee, the Gore District Council invites applications from interested people to form a roving team principally working at the Te Hikoi museum in Riverton. The roles are part of the Project Ark regional strategy.

The project involves cataloguing collections using eHive, imaging, marking and packing museum collections. The following positions will commence on 2 November 2020 for a fixed term of 20 months.

Collections Technician, Project Ark

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On behalf of the Southland Regional Heritage Committee, the Gore District Council invites applications from interested people to form a roving team principally working at the Te Hikoi museum in Riverton. The roles are part of the Project Ark regional strategy.

The project involves cataloguing collections using eHive, imaging, marking and packing museum collections. The following positions will commence on 2 November 2020 for a fixed term of 20 months.

Collections Cataloguer, Project Ark

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On behalf of the Southland Regional Heritage Committee, the Gore District Council invites applications from interested people to form a roving team principally working at the Te Hikoi museum in Riverton. The roles are part of the Project Ark regional strategy.

The project involves cataloguing collections using eHive, imaging, marking and packing museum collections. The following positions will commence on 2 November 2020 for a fixed term of 20 months.

Cataloguing and Digitisation Coordinator

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Tāmaki Paenga Hira: Tui tui hono tangata, whenua me te moana.

Auckland War Memorial Museum: Connecting through sharing stories of people, lands and seas.

Auckland Museum is a much-loved culture and heritage organisation at the heart of Auckland's identity, committed to outstanding management of its world-class collections and the employees and volunteers who tell the Museum's stories. We are Auckland's home of commemoration as well as the country's oldest research institution and a major tourist destination.

Accessioning Archivist

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  • Newly established and key role in designing and carrying out archival accessioning 
  • Lead the development of a systematic accessioning strategy for the Alexander Turnbull Library 
  • Work as part of a holistic system, collaborating closely with colleagues in the Library’s Curatorial, Collection Care, Arrangement & Description, and Digital Collections teams to facilitate and enhance access to the Library’s collections

The Accessioning Archivist is a newly established role designed to help us standardise and centralise documentation, information, and

Behind the Lens – How I became a museum photographer

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Photographing a David E Thomas celluloid film kete in the photography studio, Auckland War Memorial Museum 1998.58.2. Photo by Richard Ng.

When I tell people that I work in a museum as a collections photographer I am often met with a bemused stare.  It’s not what people expect or know much about.  I would have reacted exactly the same way prior to working in this role. To put it simply, I take archival quality photographs of the objects for preservation purposes and to be used online–but in reality it’s so much more than that.

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Head of Public Engagement

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Celebrating Canterbury, discovering the world. For us and our children after us.
Waitaha-kōawa-rau, ka whakanuia; Te-ao-whānui, ka tūhuratia. Mā tātou ko ngā uri e whai ake nei.