Job Posting: Conservation Technician, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco

Under supervision, the Conservation Technician assists the professional conservation staff in a variety of duties relating to the preservation and restoration of works of art. The Technician assists with art movement, storage, and handling; preparation of conservation materials; photography; mat-cutting; hinging, framing, and displaying art works. He/she also assists with the monitoring of environmental conditions […]

Job Posting: Conservation Technician, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, Beverly Hills, VA

DESCRIPTION The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Margaret Herrick Library is seeking a Conservation Technician to assist the Conservator with a variety of conservation and preservation tasks. Qualified applicants will have a Bachelor’s Degree and at least two years of applied experience in the conservation of paper-based collections in a library/museum/archives setting or […]

Job Posting: Book & Paper Conservator, Washington University, St. Louis MO

The Conservator performs a wide range of conservation treatments on unique and rare paper-based collections under the direction of the Librarian Supervisor and in collaboration with Missouri History Museum. Materials to be worked on include books, art on paper, archival documents, oversize materials manuscripts, albums, maps, and other flat work. The Conservator evaluates damaged collections; […]

Job Posting: Archives Specialist, Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA)

The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA) is hiring an Archives Specialist, a full-time, five-year contract position to provide archival and preservation services in New York State, to help facilitate New York’s Documentary Heritage and Preservation Services (DHPS) initiative. The responsibilities of this position include conducting on-site archival needs assessments and preservation needs assessments […]

Job Posting: Manager, Conservation & Preservation, John M. Kelly Library, University of St. Michael’s College, University of Toronto

http://current.ischool.utoronto.ca/jobsite/2015/manager-conservation-preservation Description and duties: This position reports to the Head of Technical Services and is responsible for establishing, maintaining, and leading the conservation and preservation program for the circulating, rare book, and archival collections of the John M. Kelly Library and the University of St. Michael’s College Archives. Duties and Responsibilities: – Develops a new […]

Job Postings in Canada this week

Archiviste Visuel, TFO Media Group, Toronto http://groupemediatfo.org/emplois/archiviste-visuel/ Évaluer le visuel d’archives à des fins de réutilisation. Tenir à jour la banque de données du matériel d’archives, vidéos et photos. Créer les métadonnées nécessaires dans le système de gestion de chaîne « Louise ». Valider le matériel suggéré par la production. Effacer les visuels qui ne sont plus […]

Fundraising for Preservation and Conservation workshops

Fundraising for Preservation and Conservation workshops Presented by the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts WATERFORD, NY – APRIL 27, 2011 Hosted and cosponsored by: Bureau of Historic Sites Peebles Island Resource Center (PIRC) Division for Historic Preservation NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation RICHMOND, VA – APRIL 29, 2011 Hosted by: […]