This is professional and technical work handling, housing, and installing works of art in the Museum’s collection or on loan. The Assistant Preparator is a member of the Museum’s curatorial department, and works cooperatively with the curators and registrars under the direct supervision of the Preparator/Designer.
High School Diploma or GED and six months of rough or finished carpentry or woodworking experience. Appropriate carpentry schooling may substitute for the required experience.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide
the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be
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.