Location: Providence, RI
Reporting to Mgr. Installation & Preparation, the Preparator/Installer is responsible for performing a wide variety of art preparatory and art installer functions with an emphasis on the safe handling of works of art during receipt, installation, storage, packing and shipment to the highest museum standards. The preparator/installer will utilize carpentry/construction and other fabrication skills to make structures necessary for museum-quality display, storage, and shipment of permanent collection and loan objects. This position works in conjunction with curators, registrars, conservators, department administrators and visiting professionals in a team environment.
Qualifications: BA/BFA preferred with experience in museum and/or art gallery preparation/installation or equivalent combination of education and experience. Good written and verbal communication skills required.