Title Preparator/Facility Coordinator
Organization Art Museum of South Texas
Closing Date Thursday, October 26, 2017
Location Corpus Christi, TX
Information

Position Description Summary

This position is crucial in two major areas – art care and facilities management. Both areas involve the attention and coordination of art handling, supplies and materials inventory, and climate control in order to meet the mission and standards of care for the museum.

 

Job Duties    
Oversee interior and exterior building maintenance and repair. Supervise HVACoperation. Maintain materials and inventory of supplies related to the building and exhibitions. Submit purchase requests when necessary. Prepare, maintain, install and de-install materials related to hurricane preparation and response.

Responsible for maintenance of van. Maintains heavy equipment and workshop materials.

Transport art and pick up maintenance materials and workshop supplies.
Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

Bachelors Degree.

Experience in handling, storing, packing and installing art.

Experience with building maintenance, repairs, and projects.

Knowledge of installation and de-installation procedures related to two and three dimensional artworks that includes construction, painting, framing, crating, art handling, hanging, lighting, vinyl signage, labels, and art storage.

Excellent written and verbal communication and customer service skills to be able to communicate courteously and effectively with staff and the public.

Valid Driver License. Ability to frequently lift and/or move twenty pounds.

 

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Art, Fine Art, or closely related discipline.

One (1) year experience in handling, storing, packing and installing art.

Experience with mechanical and HVAC including software systems for a large facility.

Knowledge of art and design.

 

To apply:
https://islanderjobs.tamucc.edu/postings/7834

 

The Art Museum of South Texas is affiliated with TAMUCC.  Learn more about the museum from their website.

Website http://www.artmuseumofsouthtexas.org/