Michigan Digital Preservation Network Coordinator

Michigan Statewide Digital Preservation Network Coordinator

MCLS is a non-profit, member-driven organization whose mission is to facilitate sharing resources and to collaborate with other organizations to benefit Michigan and Indiana libraries.

MCLS has an immediate opening for MICHIGAN STATEWIDE DIGITAL PRESERVATION NETWORK COORDINATOR. Working with libraries, museums, archives, historical societies, and other cultural heritage organizations throughout the state, the Network Coordinator is responsible for developing and promoting a financially sustainable digital preservation network in Michigan. This position is made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. It is funded by the Library of Michigan, based at the Midwest Collaborative for Library Services (MCLS) in Lansing, and reports to the MCLS Executive Director. The position will involve some travel within the state of Michigan, and to conferences and other events outside Michigan. The position is initially funded for three years from the start date of hire, with the expectation that if a financially sustainable model is created, the position would be ongoing.

The Network Coordinator’s duties include:

Qualifications for the position include:

Desired qualifications:

The salary range for this position starts at $55,000.

This position does not supervise others.

TO APPLY: Provide your cover letter, résumé/vitae, and three professional references to jobs@mcls.org

RECRUITER: Don Crankshaw, Crankshaw Consulting, has over 25 years of human resource experience and over 11 years of recent public library experience. His consulting services include human resources, recruitment, employee benefits, organizational development, and equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI).