The Sarasota Art Museum of Ringling College of Art and Design is hiring a LEAD PREPARATOR.


The Lead Preparator will report directly to the Director of Exhibitions. This position will be a vital member of the small but dynamic curatorial team, working closely with operations, facilities, public safety, and visitor experience staff.

The Lead Preparator is responsible for all aspects of museum art handling, exhibition-related fabrication and preparation, installation and deinstallation of galleries, gallery maintenance, receiving and shipping artwork, packing and storage of art objects. This role requires precise attention to detail, strong communication and analytical skills, as well as the abilities to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to work collaboratively and diplomatically across departments.

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Christa Molinaro, Director of Exhibitions