We’re Hiring! Help TSLAC Care for Our Collections as Conservator

The TSLAC conservator mends a bound volume.

The Texas State Library and Archives Commission’s Archives and Information Services Division welcomes applicants for the position of conservator. The TSLAC conservator manages a well-equipped lab and performs complex treatments on rare and unique archival and library materials. The conservator develops and monitors work procedures for the unit, establishes priorities, and makes treatment decisions.

Muster roll after de-silking in the TSLAC conservation lab.

In addition, the conservator assists with exhibits and other outreach and educational programs, preservation planning and surveys, emergency response; and environmental control. The position is available December 1, 2023. Those interested in this position should apply by November 30.

The TSLAC conservator plays an essential role in exhibit planning, preparation, and installation.

Learn more about the conservation work at TSLAC on the Conservation blog:

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