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The Wolfsonian-FIU
1001 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL, United States

Phone: 3055352655
Web Site: woflsonian.org

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Collections Assistant


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Job ID:

2343

Location:

Miami Beach, FL, United States

Category:

Other

Salary:

20-25 per hour
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Job Views:

476

Zip Code:

33139

Employment Type:

Full time, Part time

Posted:

03.22.2024
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Job Description:

Collections Assistant

The Wolfsonian¬–Florida International University is seeking Collection Assistants for a 6-month period, with the option to renew, ideally starting on May 1st, 2024. This role involves supporting the packing and transportation of collection objects between our storage facility and museum building in Miami Beach. We are looking for candidates with art handling expertise and strong packing skills. .

Responsibilities 
 
• Assists in the safe packing and transportation of museum objects following proper museum preservation standards. 
 
• Helps in the design and construction of customized supports, boxes, and portfolios for a diversity of artworks including ceramics, metals, wooden objects, works on paper, and paintings. 
 
• Maintains accurate inventory spreadsheets (Excel) and prepares files to be uploaded into the museum database. 
 
• Supports collection care tasks such as environmental monitoring, pest management, and storage spaces maintenance. 
 
• Performs other collections care duties as directed by the Collections Manager.

Part-time and full-time position available.

Job Requirements:

Follow this link: https://hr.fiu.edu/careers/ and search for Job Code 531882 for a more detailed description of requirements. Follow link in the posting to Apply Now and submit your resume and the names of three references. The Wolfsonian–FIU can only consider applicants who complete the FIU online application process.

Application Deadline: April 19, 2024