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Objects Conservator, The Mariners Museum

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on July 18, 2017
Object Conservator
The Mariners’ Museum and Park
Newport News, Virginia 23606
Salary:
$55-$60,000 plus benefits
The Mariners? Museum and Park is looking for a full-time object conservator to work on the conservation and collection care of over 18,000three-dimensional objects within the Museum?s collection. The collection includes ship models and decorative art objects as well as navigation, communication, and scientific equipment. In addition, the collection contains the handiwork and belongings of sailors,whaling and fishing equipment, and over 150 small craft from around the world.
Job Description:
The conservator will undertake the direct treatment and preventive conservation care of objects within the three-dimensional collection of The Mariners? Museum and Park. This individual will work closely with conservation staff and other museum personnel to conserve objects and to prepare them for exhibition, long-term storage, loan,photography etc.
Familiarity with a wide variety of inorganic and organic materials is required.
To view the full position description and apply online,please visit
William Hoffman
Directorof Conservation and Chief Conservator
The Mariners’ Museum and Park
Newport News, Virginia 23606
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