We are looking for experienced technician to join a leading Fine Art Shipping Company based in London.
The ideal candidates will have experience of art handling in a professional art transport company and an enthusiasm and desire to excel in this field.
A driving license is not essential for this role, however a willingness to travel to and work near to Heathrow is needed.
- Check delivery and collection notes and/or electronic report to ensure they are correct
- Ensure the correct packing materials are loaded on the truck
- Ensure correct equipment is loaded to undertake collection and deliveries.
- Handle works of art with the appropriate care and attention
- Use appropriate equipment for large or heavy works of art as directed and trained.
- Employ correct and proper manual handling techniques
- Ensure correct art works are loaded from the warehouse
- Secure artworks correctly to ensure safe transportation
- Complete condition reports on artworks where requested.
- Liaise with clients onsite.
- Install or de-install artworks as required by the client.
- Liaise with internal departments transport departments to ensure each job is completed as instructed.
- Experience of Art Handling
- Observation of health & safety issues surrounding manual handling and Art handling
- Cleanliness, attention to detail and accuracy in all work..
- A flexible approach to work and willingness to travel for away trips and overnight jobs
- Ability to work in a calm manner
- Outgoing, friendly and helpful attitude, with an ability to work flexibly and independently as well as part of a team