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Subject: Position at West Lake Conservators Ltd.

Position at West Lake Conservators Ltd.

From: Susan Blakney <westlakers>
Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2002
Paintings Conservator
West Lake Conservators, Ltd.

Opportunity exists to join West Lake Conservators
<URL:>, a well-established, private,
group practice, as conservator or partner.  The position is open
immediately and interviews may be scheduled for the Miami AIC
conference.  West Lake specializes in the conservation of paintings
and frames, paper, preservation framing, and archival mounting of
textiles. Our group practice has a full-time staff of 6 with the
additional support of part-time interns and technicians.  Over the
past twenty-six years, WLC has established an excellent clientele of
small to mid-sized museums, historic societies, University
collections, and private clients.  Located in the heart of the
scenic Finger Lakes in Skaneateles, NY, a relaxing lifestyle can be
found in the charming village with its friendly, small town
community.  Approximately 3800 square feet of lab (with plans to
relocate into a purpose built facility) is well equipped and
supported by a computer network and office manager.   Flexible hours
and an informal atmosphere create an appealing work environment.

Applicants must be willing to work on a broad range of art and
artifacts, both independently and in a team approach.  Mural
treatments and surveys offer occasional opportunity to travel.
Independent research and contributions to our field are encouraged.
Assistance with education of the public and hosted professional
workshops is required.

Candidates must have a graduate level degree in conservation or
equivalent knowledge and abilities.  Computer skills are essential.
Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include health
insurance, bonuses and a SEP IRA plan.  Please phone Susan Blakney,
Chief Conservator at     315-685-8534 to discuss the position. Your
letter of interest, resume and three professional references can
follow. Please send to

    Susan Blakney
    West Lake Conservators
    PO Box 45
    Skaneateles NY 13152

West Lake Conservators, Ltd.
PO Box 45
Skaneateles, NY 13152

                  Conservation DistList Instance 15:79
                  Distributed: Wednesday, May 22, 2002
                       Message Id: cdl-15-79-020
Received on Wednesday, 22 May, 2002

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