The Art Handler, reporting to the Lead Art Handler, joins a growing Archives/Registrar team as The Studio Museum in Harlem prepares to open in its new building. The position will assist with organization, location data entry, unpacking/packing for various viewing requests, and unframing/reframing artwork. The Art Handler works collaboratively with Curatorial, Collection, and Exhibition Management on duties assigned.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Key Stakeholders (who this position will interact with regularly):
Travel Requirements: ☐ Yes ☒ No
Percent travel required: > 50%
Physical Demands: ☒ Yes ☐ No
Must be able to be on feet for long periods of time in cool conditions and artificial light
Qualifications & Work Experience:
Competencies (Key Behaviors & Abilities Essential to Perform the Job):
$33 per hour.
The Studio Museum in Harlem is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, sex, age, gender identification, national origin, creed, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or political affiliation. We celebrate our inclusive work environment and encourage folks of all backgrounds and perspectives to apply. At The Studio Museum in Harlem, we are committed to having an inclusive and transparent environment where every voice is heard and acknowledged. We embrace our differences and know that our diverse team is a strength that drives our success. The Studio Museum is requiring proof of Covid-19 vaccination for employment. In order to be eligible, participants must show proof of vaccination and a form of personal ID.
Send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com. Include "Art Handler" in the subject line.
Please note that while careful consideration will be given to each submission, the Museum will only be able to contact those applicants whose knowledge, skills, and work experience best fit the requirements of the position.
Research shows that women and individuals from underrepresented backgrounds often apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. We recognize that it is highly unlikely that an applicant meets 100% of the qualifications for a given role. Therefore, if much of this job description describes you, then you are highly encouraged to apply for this role.