D.R.A.W. Recruitment

Technician – Mayfair Gallery

Details

Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Depending on experience
Location: London, UK
Job description:

Fine Art Technician sought for a well respected, international contemporary gallery in Mayfair.

We are looking for someone conscientious, resourceful and energetic to assist with the careful handling of artwork and gallery exhibition and client installations. You will take responsibility for the regular condition checking of all artwork, liaising with external contractors and maintaining clear and accurate records at all times. You will also be required to work in the warehouse based in North West London on occasion.

Previous technician experience in the Industry experience is required, as is a full clean driving license.

Responsibilities

  • To ensure exhibitions and client viewings are installed on time, with best practice and in accordance with current Health & Safety procedures.
  • To pack, handle and transport fine art in line with standard procedures.
  • To write installation instructions, method statements or risk assessments where necessary and prepare works for loan and consignment.
  • To deliver and collect works to various locations around London.
  • To regularly maintain gallery space, ensuring it is presented immaculately.

Experience & Skills

  • Proven full time experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of a variety of artwork and their correct handling methods
  • Attention to detail and ability to prioritise and work independently
  • Full clean driving license