File Clerk

Department: Development
Available: Immediately

Position Summary

The role of the File Clerk is to organize and maintain the Patron files of the Metropolitan Opera.  This is a part-time position of up to 25 hours per week.


Primary Responsibilities

Under the direction of full-time Research staff, the File Clerk will:

  • File paper copies of patron records and documents
  • Systematically pull selected Patron files
  • Reorder and neaten documents in individual files according to instructions provided
  • Perform routine filing duties
  • Maintain order in the filing area
  • Assist in the archiving of some files
  • Other duties as necessary

Qualifications and Skill Requirements

  • Ability to alphabetize
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to lift boxes and files, work on a ladder, stand and file for periods of time
  • Must maintain strict confidentiality
  • Minimum high school graduate; Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.

To apply:

Please email your resume and cover letter to, including “File Clerk” in the subject line of your e-mail. 

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