Lead Forensics

Careers

Job search

Fine Art Technician (VR/19724)

Overview

Reference
VR/19724

Salary
£28,000 - £30,000/annum

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

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
13 February 2019


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