Museum Curator

Capitola Historical Museum

Capitola, California


The City of Capitola is recruiting for a Museum Curator. 

The Museum Curator is a 20-hour per week position in charge of the operations of the Capitola Historical Museum.

Salary: $24.31/hour - 29.55/hour


Under administrative direction of the City Manager’s Office, and guidelines set by the Capitola Historical Museum Board of Trustees, the Curator is responsible for museum administration including oversight of the volunteer program; creation and upkeep of interpretive exhibits on Capitola’s cultural, architectural, and natural history; acquisition of historic artifacts; safeguarding Capitola’s museum collection through archival storage and record keeping; maintenance of files and resources related to historic preservation; continuation of historical research and public education; acting as liaison with related organizations within Santa Cruz County; functions as the city historian; and undertakes public relations activities on behalf of the museum.

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