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Subject: Position at Art Gallery of Western Australia

Position at Art Gallery of Western Australia

From: Maria Kubik <maria.kubik>
Date: Friday, May 4, 2007
Objects Conservator
Department of Culture and the Arts
Art Gallery of Western Australia
Perth, Australia
Level 4:  A$54,510-$57,609 pa, PSGA 2006
12 months Fixed Term, Full Time

Position No 10122

Closing Date: Monday, 21 May 2007 at 5pm (WST)

The Art Gallery of Western Australia is seeking a dynamic individual
to plan and implement a program for the conservation and treatment
of objects to support the Gallery's programs, maintenance and
protection of the State Art Collection. This exciting opportunity is
a fixed term contract for a period of 12 months.

The successful applicant will have a tertiary qualification in
conservation of cultural materials with a speciality in objects
conservation, or practical equivalent experience working in the
heritage industry. A thorough knowledge of conservation analysis,
treatment and the preservation of objects with a proven ability to
adapt standard techniques and practices to facilitate new treatments
and procedures is also required. Demonstrated ability to apply sound
professional knowledge to perform and manage preventive maintenance
tasks and disaster recovery programs. You will be required to
participate in the development of self managed teams and promote the
Art Gallery of Western Australia's organisational values. For a full
list of essential and desirable selection criteria please refer to
the Application Package.

Application Instructions:  Prospective applicants must obtain a Job
Application Package that provides further details about the duties
of the position and the selection criteria. To obtain a package, you
can either download the package from

    (key the position number into the search box)

or telephone +61 8 9224 7447 (voicemail, 24 hour service).

For further job related information please contact Melissa Harpley
on +61 8 9492 6612 (not to be contacted for Job Application

No faxed, late or proforma applications will be accepted.

Maria Kubik, PhD
Paintings Conservator
Art Gallery of WA
Perth Cultural Centre  WA 6000
Fax: +61 8 9492 6655

                  Conservation DistList Instance 21:2
                    Distributed: Sunday, May 6, 2007
                        Message Id: cdl-21-2-014
Received on Friday, 4 May, 2007

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