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Subject: Museum Victoria

Museum Victoria

From: Andrew Puhanic <apuhanic<-at->
Date: Thursday, April 4, 2013
Manager Conservation
Museum Victoria

         Major national collection of 17 million items

         Full Time and Ongoing Opportunity

         $79,894 + 9% Superannuation

Museum Victoria is seeking a strategically focused and passionate
leader to manage Museum Victoria's collection conservation and
preservation services, including the development and implementation
of Museum-wide collection conservation and preservation strategies
in order to preserve the state collections of Natural Sciences and

The position is accountable for ensuring the well-being and
longevity of the Museum's collections, by ensuring the strategic
development and application of preventive and remedial collection
preservation and conservation frameworks.

Museum Victoria cares for the State's scientific and cultural
collections of 17 million items, providing research and visitor
access, activities and events at five distinct venues:  Melbourne
Museum, Immigration Museum, Scienceworks, IMAX Cinema and world
heritage listed Royal Exhibition Building.  For more information
about Museum Victoria, please visit


Notable skill sets required for this position include:

    Expert knowledge of and extensive experience in directing and
    managing conservation and preservation programs for large,
    complex multidisciplinary collections.

    Extensive experience in applying remedial, preventive and
    risk-based preservation frameworks for multi-disciplinary

    Experience in directing the development and implementation of
    conservation and preservation frameworks for multi-disciplinary

    Experience in strategically managing and advising on major
    collection initiatives and issues within a major collecting

    Excellent communication interpersonal skills.

To view the position description, search 'employment' at


For more information about this position, please contact Maryanne
McCubbin on +61 3 8341 7379

To apply, please send your Covering Letter, Resume and statement
that addresses each of the Key Selection Criteria by visiting


Applications Close: Friday, 19 April 2013

                  Conservation DistList Instance 26:44
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Received on Thursday, 4 April, 2013

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