Subject: Position at West Lake Conservators Ltd.
Paintings Conservator (Mid to Senior level) West Lake Conservators West Lake Conservators has an immediate need for an advanced paintings conservator for a 6-month project with the possibility of extension. The incumbent will report to Susan Blakney and Margie Sutton, paintings conservators and co-owners of West Lake Conservators. The conservator will be an integral part of the assessment and treatment of a sporting art collection. A major portion of the project concerns reversals of prior conservation treatments not done by WLC. Qualifications: Master's Degree in Art Conservation from a recognized conservation program, or equivalent professional experience, plus at least 5 years' experience. Competent writing, photographic and computer-documentation skills are essential. Demonstrated interest in linings and their challenges, and prior project management experience a plus. Salary is commensurate with experience. West Lake Conservators is a mixed-specialty preservation firm located in the Finger Lakes region of New York and founded in 1975. West Lake's clientele includes museum and private collections both regional and national. We encourage our employees to engage with the profession through research, presentation at meetings and conferences. For more information: Applicants should send a letter of interest (including resume) to Susan Blakney <susan<-at->westlakeconservators<.>com> *** Conservation DistList Instance 27:3 Distributed: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 Message Id: cdl-27-3-030 ***Received on Monday, 17 June, 2013