Art Handling Technician

Submitted by CCintron on Thu, 07/12/2018 - 12:08pm

ProjectArt Chicago is looking for an Art Handling Technician to provide services for our fall 2018 Expo booth including the proper packing/unpacking, installing/de-installing, and moving/handling of artworks to and from various locations. The Art Handling Technician will prepare artworks by packing, crating, and  loading of each piece as necessary in order to ensure safe transport to the final destination while following best practices.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Handle, pack, crate, and load artwork using professional methods
  • Installation/de-installation of artworks as requested
  • Maintain a clean and safe work envirionment on site
  • Monitior and maintain daily schedule as set forth by ProjectArt team members

 

Compensation:

$15/hr

 

Dates:

Exact dates and times TBD

Must be available to work on dates from September 25-September 27 and September 30-October 2

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 
  • Experience working as an art handler in a gallery or shipping environment
  • Ability to efficiently wrap/pack sensitive and valuable artworks
  • Team player and ability to work well ina fast-pace environment
  • Knowledge and experience with a variety of gallery and museum crating and packing techniques
  • Knowlege and experience with art installation techniques
  • Creativity, flexibility as well as problem solving skills and strong work ethic
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
To Apply: 

Please email courtney@projectart.org with a current resume and brief intro statement

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Courtney Cintron
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
7082502529