The Cincinnati Art Museum seeks applicants for the position of Assistant or Associate Conservator of Objects. This is a permanent, full-time staff position.
The Assistant or Associate Conservator of Objects will have responsibility for the conservation of decorative arts, sculpture, ethnographic, archaeological, mixed media and antiquities in the permanent collection and on loan. Working under the direction of the Chief Conservator, the Assistant or Associate Conservator of Objects will work in collaboration with other Museum staff to devise and implement strategies and procedures for the preservation of a broad range of object-based collections of varied materials, cultures and historical periods, including preventative conservation.
Master’s Degree from a recognized art conservation program and at least three (3) years of work experience. Previous experience with a museum is highly preferred.
Candidates should have a specialization in general objects conservation as well as a demonstrated knowledge of the many factors pertaining to the preservation of a range of objects. The ability to work independently, to organize and maintain work flow, and to seek out solutions to a wide range of treatment issues will be advantageous.
Title and salary will be commensurate with experience. Excellent benefit package. The position will remain open until filled. Please send cover letter, resume, professional references, and salary requirements to: Human Resources Dept., Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45202. Fax: 513-639-2881. Email: [email protected]
The Cincinnati Art Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment where a variety of backgrounds, cultures, orientations, ideas, and talents can flourish.