[Heritage] Oregon Heritage News 2012-06-20

Heritage Info heritage.info at state.or.us
Wed Jun 20 08:56:01 PDT 2012

In this Issue:
1. Advisory Committee on Historic Preservation Meets in Medford
2. Oregon Nikkei Seeks Director of Collections and Exhibits
3. Education / Volunteer Coordinator Position Open, Hood River
Oregon’s State Advisory Committee on Historic Preservation (SACHP) will
consider nominations to the National Register of Historic Places in a
one-day meeting, beginning at 10 a.m., June 29 at the Downtown Medford
Branch of the Jackson County Library, 205 South Central Ave., Medford. 
The committee will review proposed nominations for individual
properties in Corvallis, La Pine, Medford, Portland, and Enterprise. 
The meeting site is accessible to people with disabilities. Call (503)
986-0690 for special meeting accommodations. 
Visitwww.oregonheritage.org/OPERD/HCD/NATREG/nrhp/sachphome.shtml to
view the meeting agenda. 
The Oregon Nikkei Endowment is seeking a Director of Collections and
Exhibits to manage the exhibits and collections of the Oregon Nikkei
Endowment (ONE) in Portland,
The 30-hour-per-week position will staff the Collections Committee,
train interns and volunteers in artifact preservation and exhibit work;
maintain an inventory of collection items, and oversee all aspects of
collections management for ONE; work with ONE’s board of directors to
create a long-term plan for funding, care and display of the
collections; develop exhibits and staff the program committee.
Qualifications include a master’s degree in museum studies; three years
professional museum experience, including at least one year of
supervisory experience; demonstrated project planning and management
experience and strong collaboration skills, including the ability to
work as a team member with other staff, the board of directors, and
For a complete job description, visit www.oregonnikkei.org/job.htm .
The deadline for receipt of position application is 5 p.m., June 29.
Mail or hand deliver applications to due at Oregon Nikkei Endowment, 121
NW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR, 97201, or email to resume at oregonnikkei.org.
The History Museum of Hood River County is offering an Education and
Volunteer Coordinator position through AmeriCorps. 
The Education and Volunteer Coordinator will have full responsibility
for the planning and implementation of the education and volunteer
programs at The History Museum. Responsibilities include education
outreach, museum in-class activities, summer programs and classes as
well as volunteer recruitment, training and management. As part of the
museum team, the AmeriCorp member’s service is an essential part of
every aspect of the museum’s short term and long range goals.
Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in education and/or previous
museum education experience; computer skills and experience with social
media; a valid drivers’ license, good driving record and transportation.
The museum seeks individuals who demonstrate a professional demeanor
when dealing with volunteers and the public; are independent,
self-motivated, creative, resourceful, and enjoy working with diverse
groups and ages of people. Successful candidates will work a flexible
schedule with some weekend and evenings required.
To view a complete job description and learn how to apply, visit
. To learn more about the History Museum of Hood River County, visit
www.co.hood-river.or.us/museum . 

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