Museum Preparator – Weatherspoon Art Museum, UNC Greensboro, NC

salary $35,610

The Weatherspoon Art Museum on the campus of UNC Greensboro seeks to hire a Museum Preparator.  Reporting to the Museum Registrar, this position supports the museum’s priorities through the timely and thorough completion of all aspects of exhibition installation and collection preparation, including handling, storing, packing, and shipping artwork. This individual executes safe handling and movement of artwork to support teaching with the collections and collection storage. He/she/they also participates in planning through exhibition design and layout assistance in consultation with the museum curators. This person works in close collaboration with the Lead Preparator in most tasks. All Weatherspoon staff supports the director in developing a vibrant and engaged community by promoting the museum’s strategic framework and goals.

The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in training or certification, as well as two years of relevant professional experience, including knowledge of matting, hinging, and framing of works on paper; object mount-making; lighting; or the presentation of new media.

To learn more or to apply for this position please visit Spartan Talent at UNC Greensboro Employment Opportunities | Search Jobs and view the posting for position # 004510

UNCG is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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