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Subject: Position at the Frick Collection

Position at the Frick Collection

From: Joseph Godla <godla>
Date: Thursday, July 12, 2007
Assistant Objects Conservator
The Frick Collection

The Frick Collection is seeking a full time Assistant Conservator.
The Assistant Conservator will carry out treatments on the
collection of decorative arts and sculpture, conduct technical
studies, and participate in work related to a lively exhibition
program.  This entry-level position requires a team player to assist
in wide ranging responsibilities including monitoring the
environment, installations, and working with technicians and
interns. The successful candidate will also assist the Conservator
in serving as an advocate on matters concerning the preservation of
the historic Frick house.

Qualifications include a Master's degree in conservation with an
additional one to two years of postgraduate fellowships or
employment.  Must have a demonstrated understanding of current
conservation treatment and documentation practices.  Some gilding
conservation experience is desirable.  Excellent diplomacy and
communications skills, ability to interact well with colleagues and
service contractors at all levels.

Full-time employees are eligible to participate in group life,
health, and dental insurance plans. Employees contribute to the cost
of their health insurance based on income level and the type of
coverage they select. Other benefits include Short and Long Term
Disability insurance, employee contributed tax deferred annuity,
flexible spending plans for health, dependent care and commuting
costs, generous pension plan with participation after one year of
service/vesting after five years of service, 13 paid holidays, and
accrual of 12 vacation days the first year of employment (25 days
subsequent years).

Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements/history

    Head of Human Resources
    The Frick Collection
    1 East 70th Street
    New York, NY 10021
    Fax: 212-861-7347
    jobs [at] frick__org

Joseph Godla
The Frick Collection
1 East 70th Street
New York, NY  10021
Fax: 212-628-4417

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Received on Thursday, 12 July, 2007

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