On-Call Installation Assistants

Location
Saratoga Springs, NY
Posted
Mar 02, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Posting Number
S00029P

Position Title
On-Call Installation Assistants

Department
Tang Teaching Museum/Art Gallery

Position Status
On-Call

Position Type
Temporary

Months per Year
Other

Work hours

as needed, 9AM-5PM

Start Date (For temporary positions only)

End Date (For temporary positions only)

Position Band/Level
Temp-Hourly

Pay Range

Ad Text

Job Summary

Assist with the changeover of museum exhibitions, art handling: packing/unpacking, installation/de-installation of art. Gallery cosmetics: wall construction, patching and painting. Fabrication of exhibition furniture: pedestals, shelves and cases.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have a strong background in carpentry and various fabrication techniques. Ability to be careful and precise in the handling of art objects. A degree in, or appreciation for contemporary fine art.

Preferred Qualifications

Taping/mudding wall seams, familiarity with the installation of AV equipment, varied fabrication processes and previous installation experience preferred.

Physical Demands (For Union Positions Only)

EEO Statement

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.

CREATIVE THOUGHT MATTERS.

Special Instructions to Applicant

To be considered for this position, please fill out an online application and attach the following documents: cover letter, resume and list of three references to include name, title, company, email address and telephone number of three professional references.

Documents must be attached through the application system. If you encounter difficulty, please contact Clarissa Sawyer, Employment Coordinator in Human Resources at: [email protected] or 518 580.5802

Posting Information

Posting Date

Open Until Filled
Yes

Closing Date

Quicklink for Posting
http://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/1414

Supplemental Questions
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Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of Three References
Optional Documents


    Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
    Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result
    CREATIVE THOUGHT MATTERS.

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