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05-20-2013, 07:51 AM
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of ArtAssistant/Associate Paintings ConservatorThe Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art is seeking candidates for the full-time position of Assistant/Associate Paintings Conservator. The position reports directly to the Chief Conservator. The candidate will be involved in all conservation-related activities, such as treatment, examination, and technical research, and will engage with museum curators, registrars, and educators, as well as the general public.
This position offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth. Compensation includes salary and a generous benefits package. Application materials must be received by June 20, 2013. For consideration, please submit a letter of interest, resume, and two letters of recommendation to: Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Human Resources, 600 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103 or email HR@wadsworthatheneum.org. No phone calls please. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job RequirementsThe successful candidate will have a graduate degree in conservation from a recognized program, or have equivalent work experience, as well as strong oral and written communication skills, and an ability to work both independently and collaboratively. A particular expertise is not required, but the Wadsworth Atheneumís outstanding encyclopedic collections range from old master paintings to modern and contemporary art, and present a variety of conservation opportunities and challenges. An interest in American and European decorative arts is a plus.


Contact Person: Human Resources

Email Address: hr@wadsworthatheneum.org