SCAD seeks an art preparator to prepare and install artwork and be responsible for the packing, unpacking, hanging, installing, and deinstalling of artwork.
In this position, you will receive and unpack all works for the exhibition department. You will also ensure all works are in perfect condition and inform the registrar in the event that pieces are damaged. The art preparator monitors galleries on a routine basis to assess spaces for maintenance and checks security of installed artwork. Other responsibilities may be assigned.
The ideal candidate has experience using hand tools, power tools, and shop equipment. The candidate should be licensed to drive a Class C truck and lift more than 50 pounds regularly. Forklift and scissor lift experience is preferred. The candidate should also be Mac and PC proficient.
-Degree in art or art history field, B.F.A. preferred
-Valid driver’s license