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Senior Technician, Artist Studio

Posted: 16.08.2022
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Location: London, UK
Job description:

We are looking for a Senior Art Technician with proven art handling and installation experience to join a busy studio team based in Central London.

As Head Technician, you will play a key part in delegating and completing tasks within the team, these include; artwork installs both in-house and private clients throughout the UK and overseas along with working on exhibitions and projects. General care of artwork, fabrication, framing and general ad-hoc tasks.

You must be proactive and have a flexible approach to work, taking your own initiative, thinking on your feet, problem solving and using common sense be able to think and act commercially where improvements in costs, time and quality can be made.

Sills required:

  • Previous experience working in a Gallery, Auction House or Fine Art Shipping Company.
  • Diverse practical skills and experience in handling artwork and other objects.
  • Confidence operating a wide range of machinery, tools and equipment.
  • You must have a clean and full driving licence and be confident to drive Luton sized van.
  • Forklift truck and IPAF license are an advantage.
  • Computer literacy and knowledgeable in all Microsoft Office packages along with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign is desirable.