Help Wanted: Archivist Assistant

Job Duties and Tasks for: “Archivist assistant”

Hello aviation community! Do you love airplanes and aviation history? We need your help at the Wings of the North Air Museum. We are looking for a volunteer Archive Assistant to help us keep our incredible museum collection in order. The primary requirement is a passion for aviation history.

Job Role & Requirements: 

  • Basic computer skills are a must (PastPerfect software familiarity is a plus but not required).
  • Use and maintain the computer archives and database. (PastPerfect training available).
  • Assist in arranging, cataloguing, storing and preserving collections of valuable materials.
  • Prepare archival records, such as descriptions, to allow easy access to information.
  • Preserve records, documents, and objects, or computer formats as necessary.
  • Research and record the origins and historical significance of archival materials.
  • Optional: Assist in document creation for publication and display.
  • Optional: Assist in educational and public outreach programs.
  • Have fun, share your passion, meet fellow aircraft lovers, and get free access to many of our exciting events!

The expected time requirement per month is 10 hours with a very flexible schedule.

If you would like more information, please contact us at museum@wotn.org.