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Fine Art Technician (VR/19724)

Overview

Reference
VR/19724

Salary
£28,000 - £30,000/annum + Overtime

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- Middlesex

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
11 December 2018


Fine Art Technician - VR/19724

The Company & Role:

Our client, a specialist Fine Art & Antiques Shipping Company based in Middlesex, are seeking to appoint an experienced Fine Art Technician.

Duties:

  • Handling and packing of various types of fine art and securing in truck for safe transport
  • Installation/De-Installation of various fine art and furniture
  • Picking up and delivering a variety of artworks including paintings, sculptures and high value furniture of all descriptions
  • Driving a truck, locally, domestically and throughout Europe
  • Inspecting artworks to determine how, where, when, or if to touch them and how to pack for transport
  • Understand how to properly wrap, load, span, tie in artworks within a truck to keep them safe and stable during transport
  • Installing artworks professionally in settings ranging from corporate to residential properties
  • Preparing condition reports and photographs artworks as needed
  • Interacting with art professionals and collectors
  • Efficiently handling paperwork including bills of lading, labelling, timesheets and detailed condition reports with photos
  • Communicating with operations team throughout the day

Experience:

  • 2 years + experience of handling, packing, transporting and installing high end furniture, art and antiques
  • Ability to efficiently wrap/pack sensitive and valuable furniture, works of art and antiques
  • Be physically fit and have the ability to work comfortably on ladders, scaffolding or mechanized lifts
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional appearance and demeanour
  • Familiar with basic art terminology

Qualifications:

  • Clean driving record
  • Valid passport

In Return:

You will receive a salary of £28-30k + Overtime

If you're interested, click apply to send over an up-to-date CV, or email the Removals Team on careers@redrecruit.com