Subject: Position at ConservArt, Inc.
Conservator ConservArt 6620 East Rogers Circle Boca Raton, Florida 33487 561-482-7292 <URL:http://www.conservart.com> We are accepting applications for a Conservator who will work alongside the Chief Conservator in all daily activities. ConservArt is a multidisciplinary conservation studio. Treatment of paintings, works on paper, objects, carved, gilt and poly-chromed wood, ceramics, glass, photographic materials and others. The successful candidate will be familiar with Preparing Condition reports, surveys and treatment recommendations, production of photographic documentation, IR and UV examination, microscopy, basic chemical and physical testing and analysis, etc., and will be required to assist with projects involving Museum Exhibit Framing, conservation grade custom framing, replicas of period frames and micro-climate enclosures. Please visit our website for a more detailed overview of our activities. ConservArt serves museums, historical societies, archives, collections of art in public places and other collecting entities including corporate, governmental and private collectors. Position responsibilities: Conservation treatments to artworks, artifacts, and objects within the candidates field of specialization Interface with clients during consultations and project meetings. Compilation of condition reports and treatment records Photographic documentation Limited occasional travel to projects off site Qualifications: A recognized undergraduate or a Masters degree in Conservation, with 3 years of relevant practical experience, or equivalent Familiarity with the physics and chemistry of cultural materials and conservation principles Ability to carry out practical work with high degree of manual dexterity and aesthetic sensitivity Possess initiative with ability to multitask, organize and prioritize work within a project timeline Positive attitude, a strong team player who can work independently when required Ability and experience to coach and impart conservation skills and knowledge effectively Experience in handling cultural materials with sensitivity and ability to make sound contextual judgments in accordance with ethical conservation principles and practices Possess strong verbal and written communication skills Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet computing and photo editing Physical ability to move materials and artwork up to 60 lbs Please mail your application, CV and supporting documents to the address below or email to careers<-a t->conservArt< . >com. George Schwartz, Chief Conservator ConservArt, Inc. 6620 E Rogers Cir Boca Raton, FL 33487 +561-482-7292 *** Conservation DistList Instance 27:34 Distributed: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Message Id: cdl-27-34-028 ***Received on Tuesday, 11 March, 2014