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Department: Ackland Art Museum - 520500

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Vacancy ID: P009096

Position Summary: The Preparator participates in all aspects of preparation and installation of the permanent collection and temporary exhibitions in the galleries; the packing and crating of works of art; the safe movement of art work throughout the building; design and fabrication of display cases, mounts, pedestals and temporary walls; maintenance of galleries, work areas and collections storage. Duties and responsibilities will include, with estimated % of effort: * 20% Artwork preparation * 20% Fabrication of exhibition furniture and walls * 20% Maintenance of galleries, work areas, and storage vaults * 10% Exhibition installation * 10% Packing and shipment of art * 15% Care of the collections * 5% Other duties as assigned

Application Deadline: 10/02/2018

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Qualification and Experience: High school diploma or equivalency and one year of experience that demonstrates possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work; or equivalent combination of training and experience.

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Posted: 9/18/2018
Application Due: 10/2/2018
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