This is professional and technical work handling, housing, and installing works of art in the Museum’s collection or on loan. The Preparator/Designer is a member of the Museum’s curatorial department, and works cooperatively with the curators and registrars. The Museum Preparator/ Designer is supervised by the Senior Curator of Art.
Must have two years of experience in fine carpentry work and the care and handling of art or artifacts to include matting and framing. Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.
Must possess a valid Alabama driver’s license as needed to pick up parts from local vendors and transport works of art. May work overtime, weekends, and holidays. May require out-of-town and out-of-State overnight courier travel.