Archivist 2

San Francisco
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Created: November 7, 2013


Job Title: Archivist 2
Requisition Number: 3808514
Schedule Type: Regular
Work Hours: 40.00
Telecommute Option: Not Indicated
Location: CA-SF-Financial District

Job Description

Wells Fargo is seeking an Archivist with 5+ years of archival experience to work in its Historical Services Department. This position is located in San Francisco, CA and does not offer relocation assistance. Wells Fargo Historical Services manages the 160-year heritage, assets, and historical collections of Wells Fargo & Company. Historical Services operates Wells Fargo's Corporate Archives, 11 Wells Fargo History Museums, Exhibits, Research, Publications, and the nation-wide Stagecoach Appearance Program. For more information about Wells Fargo's Historical Services Department; please visit:

Reporting to the Archive Manager, the Archivist will:
  • Appraise, process, arrange, and describe new archival collections and materials
  • Index older collections onto the Past Perfect database, including conducting digitization of materials
  • Work with electronic records on digital asset management system
  • File and re-file archival materials
  • Perform holdings maintenance tasks
  • Provide in-depth research and reference service
  • Maintain inventory of archival supplies
  • Maintain and update current and new electronic collection databases
  • Provide monthly budget forecasts and activity reports
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Meticulous attention to detail and follow-through skills
Basic Qualifications
5+ years archival experience.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Completed collegiate courses in archival studies, museum studies or history
  • Experience adhering to archival national standards and technical developments, including electronic records, digitization and preservation methodology, appraisal, arrangement and description
  • Experience processing archival collections and creating finding aids
  • Must be physically able to climb stairs and lift boxes above head, some weighing up to 40lbs
Preferred Skills
  • Experience working in a corporate archives or with collections of business records
  • Experience working with electronic records
  • Master s Degree in related field
  • Working knowledge of Past Perfect collection management software
To apply, go to Wells Fargo Careers, and search for keyword "archivist."

Source: Indeed


Published: Thursday, November 7, 2013 10:06 UTC

Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:44 UTC