Employment

Current Openings

The following full-time positions are now open:

  • State and Local Government Records Analyst

    The Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH) seeks a motivated, self‐directed State and Local Government Records Analyst for the department’s Records Management program. Reporting to the manager of the Records Management Section, the Analyst will support state and local government agencies. The selected candidate will work in person in Montgomery, Alabama, and will assist agencies with managing both paper and electronic records throughout their respective lifecycles; contributing to the development of records retention requirements in accordance with best practices; and promoting ADAH and its programs through presentations, tours, site visits, and other outreach activities. Analysts are expected to demonstrate excellence in research, writing, and editing, as part of a broader communication skill set.

    For more information please see the position announcement. (Deadline to apply: February 15, 2023.)


Student Workers

The Archives hires part-time student workers through contracts with the following local universities and colleges: Alabama State University, Auburn University, AUM, and Troy Montgomery.

Students help with a variety of projects, including greeting visitors, providing school tours, cataloging artifacts, assisting researchers, scanning historical materials, and general administrative tasks.

Current Openings

To apply, submit a Student Worker Application.

(See our Internships page for more information about the Archives’ internship program.)


General Job Information

The Alabama Department of Archives and History is an equal opportunity employer and employs individuals who have met the minimum qualifications for employment as established by Alabama's State Personnel Department. To find out more about Alabama's Personnel Policies, go to www.personnel.alabama.gov. To view a state job application, go to http://www.personnel.alabama.gov/Downloads/StateApp.pdf. Individuals interested in working with the state must apply through the state personnel system.


Employment Registers

The Archives hires from the following state employment registers when positions are available. (For the latest information about pay ranges for the positions below, see http://www.personnel.alabama.gov/PayPlan.)

The following registers are continuous (applications are accepted at any time):

The following registers are opened only when positions are available: