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Subject: Position at Saint Louis Art Museum

Position at Saint Louis Art Museum

From: Suzanne Hargrove <objcons>
Date: Friday, June 4, 1999
Preparator/Installer (mount maker)
Objects Conservation Department
Saint Louis Art Museum

The Saint Louis Art Museum seeks an experienced mount maker to fill
a full-time position. Working within the Conservation Department in
a well equipped mount studio, the applicant will design and
fabricate mounts for artworks from materials such as steel, brass
and foam, and assist conservators in minor treatments of artworks.

Applicants Should have a bachelors degree with emphasis in the arts.
Two years prior museum experience in art handling including the
movement of large sculpture is preferred. The job requires
experience in welding (e.g. arc, mig, tig), soldering, metalforming
and proper use of shop equipment (band saw, belt sander, grinders).
Knowledge in the design and construction of seismic mitigation
mounts is preferred. Applicant must be able to communicate ideas
effectively, and be able work well with others.

Applications should be received by July 26, 1999. Please include an
application letter explaining you qualifications, resume, portfolio
(approximately 20 images), and names of three references (including
phone and address) to the

    Human Resources Department
    The Saint Louis Art Museum
    1 Fine Arts Drive
    St. Louis, MO 63119-1380

Equal Opportunity Employment. This position offers and excellent
benefits package. Salary commensurate with experience.

                  Conservation DistList Instance 12:94
                   Distributed: Friday, June 4, 1999
                       Message Id: cdl-12-94-017
Received on Friday, 4 June, 1999

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