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Subject: Position at Chicago Conservation Center

Position at Chicago Conservation Center

From: Megan Ann Jones <meganann.jones>
Date: Monday, July 26, 2004
Senior Painting Conservator
Chicago Conservation Center

Heather Becker has purchased The Chicago Conservation Center from
former owner, Barry Bauman (no longer affiliated with the Center).
We are currently restructuring operations and expanding our
facilities (14,000 square feet). As part of our revised mandate, we
are seeking a Senior Painting Conservator to oversee operations and
treatment procedures required for both bench and field conservation.
Managing a staff of three assistant conservators, the candidate will
be responsible for the proper testing, documentation, treatment, and
post conservation reports required for works from private, public,
and institutional collections.

Qualifications include a degree with a specialization in painting
conservation, experience in both museum and private practice
settings, and a proven ability to manage staff. Excellent
organizational, written and computer skills required.

The Chicago Conservation Center
<URL:> was established twenty
years ago to serve the conservation needs of both private collectors
and public institutions. The Center's 22 staff members work in six
departments: Paintings, Works of Art on Paper, Textiles, Murals,
Frames and Objects/Sculpture. The Center has a growing program for
mural art education and conservation, and has recently expanded its
community arts education and preservation efforts with regional
programs for students and institutions.

A highly competitive salary will be offered commensurate with
qualifications and experience. The position also includes a generous
benefits package. Applicants should submit a cover letter,
curriculum vitae, and salary history to

    Heather Becker
    Fax: 312-944-0595
    hbec [at] earthlink__net

The Chicago Conservation Center is a member of the AIC, IIC, CACG,
WAAC and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Megan Ann Jones
Special Projects Officer
Chicago Conservation Center
312 944 3874
Fax: 312 944 0282

                  Conservation DistList Instance 18:10
                 Distributed: Thursday, August 5, 2004
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Received on Monday, 26 July, 2004

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