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Archivist

Position Title: Archivist, Maryknoll Mission Archives

Location: Maryknoll, NY

Maryknoll Mission Archives

Located on the campus of the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers headquarters in New York’s beautiful Hudson Valley, the Maryknoll Mission Archives is a collaborative office of the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, Maryknoll Sisters and Maryknoll Lay Missioners, all Catholic mission organizations. The organizational records and personal papers in our care document Maryknoll’s more than a century of participation in the worldwide mission of the Catholic Church in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the United States.

 

Job Description

The Archives seeks a creative and service-focused individual to join our team as an Archivist. This is a full-time position. Under the supervision of the Archives Director, the Archivist’s core responsibilities include the following processing, reference and outreach activities:

  • Arrangement and description of paper, born-digital, audio, object and audiovisual materials
  • Responding to reference inquiries and assisting visiting researchers
  • Promoting interest in and utilization of the history of the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers, Maryknoll Sisters and Maryknoll Lay Missioners by developing exhibits, creating website content and hosting tours

 

Qualifications for a successful candidate:

  • ALA-accredited MLS/MLIS with archives concentration or MA in history with archives concentration
  • Demonstrated knowledge of archival theory and practice
  • Processing experience, at least 2-3 years preferred
  • Commitment to excellent customer service
  • Outstanding written, oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a team member as well as independently

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Familiarity with archival information management software such as Archon
  • Familiarity with Microsoft WordPress, Adobe Photoshop, Preservica and/or Embark by Gallery Systems
  • Reference experience
  • Knowledge of Catholic Church history and global issues

 

COVID-19 Consideration:

We do require COVID-19 vaccination for employment. We provide all of our employees with proper PPE for their position. All employees must go through a health screening prior to entering our buildings.

 

We offer an outstanding work environment, opportunities for career advancement and competitive benefits. EOE. Interested and qualified applicants should forward their resume and a cover letter to: hr@maryknoll.org

 

ACQUIRING EDITOR, ORBIS BOOKS

ACQUIRING EDITOR, ORBIS BOOKS, Maryknoll, NY

Who We Are:

Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers – also known as the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America – was founded in 1911 with the support of the Catholic Bishops of the United States to be the chief mission outreach of the American Catholic Church. 

For more information about us and our ministries, visit: www.maryknoll.us

Position Summary & Responsibilities:

The Orbis Books Acquisitions Editor develops authors and book projects for undergraduate and graduate level studies in key subject areas including ethics, theology, biblical studies, missiology, and gender studies, as well as religious studies for the general reader. The successful candidate will be able to solicit, develop, and deliver production-ready MSS for a minimum of 12 titles per year. Reporting directly to the Publisher/Editor-in-Chief, the Acquisitions Editor also attends key professional conferences, contributes to the development of a balanced editorial program, and collaborates with Marketing and Sales to maximize outreach to key constituencies and markets.

Background and Skills

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in theology, ethics, religious studies
  • 3-5 years of experience in acquisitions and/or editorial work at university press level
  • Ability to quickly evaluate competent writing, master edit, and deliver MSS on schedule
  • Excellent command of the English language and Chicago Manual of Style
  • Strong computer and interpersonal skills
  • Reading knowledge of a second language a plus

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On-site; not a remote position

COVID-19 considerations:
We require COVID-19 vaccination. Employees are provided with PPE necessary for their positions. All employees go through a health screening prior to entering our buildings.

Nursing Supervisor

Charitable non-profit organization in Westchester is looking for a Nursing Supervisor.

Who We Are:

Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers – known as the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America – was founded in 1911 with the support of the Bishops of the United States to be the chief mission outreach of the American Church. 

For more information visit: www.maryknollsociety.org

We are seeking 2 full-time Nursing Supervisors for evening shift (3pm- 11pm) and night shift (11pm-7am). Definite Long Term care/Clinical experience and ability to triage and assess independently. Leadership and management of shift with staff guidance and support being essential. On-site training with documentation of staff as necessary to promote policy compliance, staff performance evaluation. Reports to the Director of Nursing (DON) and communicates as indicated with the Society of Personal Services Director, especially in the absence of the DON. Implementation and compliance with all policies as defined by facility & organization. Communication with DON and Director relating to health needs of members, staffing, conduct, & building issues or any other matters pertaining to health & safety needs of members. Individual must have BSN and/or a minimum of 5 years’ experience in acute short term rehab in a supervisory/managerial role. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office.

The Maryknoll Society is an equal-opportunity employer.

Application Developer

Charitable non-profit organization in Westchester is looking for an Application Developer to develop and support new and existing application systems while providing excellent support to our users.

Education Required:   Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.

Experience Required:  3 to 5 years of experience developing and supporting applications and databases.

Skills Required:

  • Net MVC Web Development (C#, VB, HTML5, CSS, and Javascript)
  • Microsoft SQL Server Development (ETL – using SQL procs and SSIS)
  • SSRS Custom Report Writing
  • ASP application support and maintenance experience
  • Understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Ability to integrate and support commercial systems
  • Ability to provide excellent support to the user community
  • Ability for clear verbal and written communication

Job Description:

Candidate will develop and support all internally developed applications used by the business.  A very significant portion of the work is supporting and enhancing existing applications.  Candidate must be able to independently trace through existing application code to add additional features or solve problems.  Development is done with a combination of ASP, and VB.NET.  New development will be done in ASP.Net MVC.  Applications reside on the web and on premise servers.  Candidate will regularly receive help requests from customers tracked in a ticket system and respond to those requests in a timely manner.   Ability to work well with a variety of customers is a must.  Candidate will also build reports, assist in the update of intranet pages, and occasionally provide end user support with in-house written applications.

We require COVID-19 vaccination for employment.

Please reply with resume and requested compensation.

Nursing Assistant

Charitable non-profit organization in Westchester is looking for a Nursing Assistant full-time on 11PM – 7AM shift.

Who We Are:

Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers – known as the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America – was founded in 1911 with the support of the Bishops of the United States to be the chief mission outreach of the American Church.

For more information visit: www.maryknollsociety.org

We are searching for a C.N.A. or HHA experienced in long-term care who will be responsible for delivering hands on patient care under the direct supervision of the Registered or Licensed Practical Nurse for the 11:00pm-7:00am shift.
• Collaborates with nursing staff and Society members to ensure efficient care delivery based on member, unit and facility needs.
• Utilizes knowledge of Society member’s age and cultural diversity as it relates to the provision of care.
• At the direction of Director/DON/Charge Nurse travels/accompanies Society Members who are sent out via Ambulance or need assistance at external care facilities.
• Relays pertinent information to hospital personnel and information from the hospital to the Nurse Supervisor/Nurse regarding care and or staff when relieved.
• Ensure safety of Society members, assist with their needs, advocate and communicate status with above.
• Must have C.N.A. or HHA certification
• Must be experienced in Long Term Geriatric care or have comparable experience.
• Must have a valid driver’s license and comply with Maryknoll policy regarding driving a Society vehicle.
• Must have a High diploma, maintain strict confidentiality and adhere to all HIPAA requirements.

The Maryknoll Society is an equal-opportunity employer.

ABOUT MARYKNOLL

We are a Catholic Society of priests and brothers based in the United States. We are dedicated to missionary work overseas in over 20 countries. Additionally, we animate Catholics in the United States to follow their own baptismal call to share God’s compassion and love with the poor, the sick, and all those in need.

OUR GENERAL COUNCIL

L-R Tom O'Brien, Ray Finch, Joe Everson, Russ Feldmeier

(Fr. James M. Lynch, Fr. Lam M. Hua, Fr. Lance P. Nadeau, Fr. Timothy O. Kilkelly)

The Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers is overseen by our General Council, led by Superior General Rev. Lance P. Nadeau, M.M.

OUR FOUNDERS

L-R Tom O'Brien, Ray Finch, Joe Everson, Russ Feldmeier

(Our Co-Founders Father Price and Father Walsh)

PLACES WE SERVE

EVANGELIZATION, PARISHES, AND PROJECTS

USA

STORIES OF MISSION

(Africa) Education and Formation of African Clergy

The Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers Africa Region will provide tuition assistance to African clergy, male and female religious at institutes of higher education or specialized training. Read More

Stories of Our Global Mission

The calling of a lifetime

The life of a Maryknoll missioner is challenging, fulfilling, and deeply rewarding. Follow your baptismal call to mission by sharing God’s compassion with the poor, the sick, and people most in need.

L-R Tom O'Brien, Ray Finch, Joe Everson, Russ Feldmeier
“Go where you are needed but not wanted, and stay until you are wanted but not needed.”
– Bishop James E. Walsh, M.M.
First Maryknoll Bishop