Subject: Position at West Lake Conservators Ltd.
Painting Conservator West Lake Conservators Ltd. Opportunity exists to join West Lake Conservators, (a well-established, private, group practice) as Associate Painting Conservator <URL:http://www.westlakeconservators.com>. West Lake specializes in the conservation of paintings, murals and paper, frames, preservation framing, and archival mounting of textiles. Our group practice has a full-time staff of 6 with the additional support of an office manager, part-time interns and technicians. Over the past thirty years, WLC has provided services to an established 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, our lab has approximately 3800 square feet (with plans to relocate into a purpose built facility), is well equipped and supported by a computer network. 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 send your letter of interest, resume and three professional references to: Susan Blakney, Chief Conservator West Lake Conservators, Ltd PO Box 45 Skaneateles NY 13152 *** Conservation DistList Instance 18:15 Distributed: Wednesday, September 15, 2004 Message Id: cdl-18-15-029 ***Received on Thursday, 9 September, 2004