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Les petites annonces de l'ICCROM sont un service destiné aux institutions professionnelles de nos États membres. Elles portent sur les sujets et évènements liés à la conservation dans le monde entier. La mise en ligne d'une petite annonce n'implique pas son approbation par l'ICCROM. Lire la clause de non-responsabilité dans son intégralité

Assistant Book Conservator: full time, permanent post

avril 13, 2017

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Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford, Royaume-Uni

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Description
Are you looking for the perfect start to your career in Book Conservation? This is a rare opportunity to gain a permanent role in the specialist Book Team at the Bodleian Libraries. You will have a recognised qualification in conservation of books or equivalent training and experience, and a broad knowledge of the collection care activities, and have demonstrated your commitment to the field in your placements and work experience.

Full details are available on the University jobs page
Please not that all applications must be made through the form provided on the website. Follow the instructions carefully to ensure that your application can be processed. We regret that CVs cannot be accepted.

Nicole Gilroy, Head of Book Conservation
Bodleian Libraries, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG
United Kingdom
+44 1865 277080
Nicole.gilroy@bodleian.ox.ac.uk


Open positions for Conservator and Senior Conservator/Senior Conservation Scientist

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SGS Art Services, Chine

Description
SGS Art Services is looking for two driven and experienced conservation professionals (a Conservator and a Senior Conservator or Senior Conservation Scientist) to head our expansion in China and fill the positions listed below. As well as a degree in Conservation, they will have wide-ranging post-qualification experience, encompassing collections care and management, documentation, and best practices in both private and museum environments, as well as a background in project management.

If interested, please e-mail: art.services@sgs.com

(1) Job title and reporting: Inspector (Art Conservator) – Art Inspection Services China (Reporting to Technical & Quality Manager China)
Hours of work and Contract: full-time, permanent

Primary Responsibilities
* Condition reporting on artworks
* Inventory/Survey of art collections
* Photographic documentation of art objects
* Administrative assistance

Specific Responsibilities
* Produce condition reports of different levels of detail on art objects of different categories
* Conduct systematic inventory or survey (including description and photographic documentation) of art collections
* Work according to established procedures
* Report damages and inconsistencies

SGS Required training
* Code of integrity
* SGS Art Services software

Education
* MA in Art Conservation or equivalent
* Fluent/Native English speaking and writing (Condition reports are drafted in English). Other languages (Mandarin in particular) an asset.
Skills, Experience, and Technical Knowledge
* At least 5-10 years of experience in condition reporting on different categories of art objects
* Administrative skills
* Excellent photographic and documentation capabilities for cultural objects
* Comfortable with and very good proficiency on a range of computing skills
* Precision, independence

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Conservator/Associate Conservator of Textiles

avril 3, 2017

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: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library in Winterthur, DE, États-Unis

Job location:Lieu de travail : Winterthur, DE

Description
Job Description:
In addition to textiles, the Conservation Department includes eight other laboratories staffed by leading professionals in paper, furniture, objects, library and archival materials, preventive and collection care, paintings conservation, photography, and scientific research and analysis. The personnel of the Textile Lab includes a conservation assistant and part-time conservator.
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library in Winterthur, DE is seeking candidates to fill the position of Conservator/Associate Conservator of Textiles to be lead in their Textile Conservation Laboratory in a dynamic conservation program whose mission is the preservation and enhanced understanding of textile based objects in the collection through collection preservation (documentation, treatment, and implementing storage strategies), exhibition, education and outreach, and object-based research and analysis. This position provides support and teaching to the Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation (WUDPAC), a Master’s-level graduate program with a three-year curriculum designed to educate and prepare students to be conservators of cultural heritage. This positon offers a unique and exciting opportunity in textile conservation leadership and education in the midst of a pre-eminent collection of 89,000 objects made and used in America from 1630 -1860, 20th century Winterthur Estate materials, and over 500,000 documents, books, manuscripts, and images in Winterthur’s research library. The textile collection includes over 20,000 objects with a particular depth in printed textiles, needlework, furnishing fabrics, and quilts. The museum affords the chance to work with exhibiting textiles in gallery settings as well as rooms within a house setting.

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Paper Conservator

mars 28, 2017

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Missouri State Archives, États-Unis

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Description
Starting Salary: $3,077-$3,309 per month
The Missouri State Archives is seeking a paper conservator to treat historically significant paper records, primarily from the 19th and early 20th century from the Archives and local government offices. The primary work is conservation treatment; some work in outreach (training and consultation) is required.

This is a permanent, fulltime position working alongside two other conservators in a well-equipped conservation lab.

Qualifications:

Minimum Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree required. At least 2 years advanced training in conservation acquired through formal studies or a combination of apprenticeship, advanced courses, and internships. Knowledge of the chemical and physical properties of books/paper and an understanding of the causes of deterioration.

Preferred Education/Experience: Advanced degree/certificate in paper conservation through an accredited graduate or equivalent certificate program, formal apprenticeship, or equivalent experience OR Master’s degree in library science or archival administration, art, art history, history, historical preservation, or related field, with one year experience in paper conservation. Sound knowledge of organic and physical chemistry.
The minimum posting period will end 4/4/17. After the minimum posting period, the position may be closed to new applicants and filled at any time.


GCI Principal Project Specialist position

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Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), États-Unis

Job location:Lieu de travail : Los Angeles, CA

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Description
The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), located at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, California, works internationally to advance conservation practice in the visual arts, broadly interpreted to include objects, collections, architecture, and sites. The Institute serves the conservation community through scientific research, education and training, model field projects, and the dissemination of the results of both its own work and the work of others in the field.

The GCI Buildings and Sites Department is seeking a Principal Project Specialist (Built/Archaeological Heritage).

The Buildings and Sites Department’s objectives are:

Advance conservation practice through the development and implementation of model projects which incorporate strong research, planning, and educational objectives.

Develop strong collaborative relationships so as to build local expertise, ensure sustainability, evaluate work in progress, and broadly disseminate information resulting from projects.

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Collections conservator

mars 22, 2017

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Hesburgh Libraries, University of Notre Dame, États-Unis

Job location:Lieu de travail : Notre Dame, IN

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Description
The Hesburgh Libraries is encouraging applications for a special
collections conservator.

The Special Collections Conservator stabilizes and preserves rare and
unique library and archival collections in support of the Hesburgh
Libraries active teaching, research, digitization, and exhibition programs.
This work principally involves the design and execution of specialized
treatments to stabilize individual items and collections of items.
Positioned within the Specialized Collection Services Program, the Special Collections Conservator works as part of the Conservation and Analog Preservation Unit under the direction of the Unit Head, in support of the departments of Rare Books and Special Collections, University Archives, and Digitization.

Liz Dube
Head, Conservation and Analog Preservation Services
Lead Conservator
Hesburgh Libraries, University of Notre Dame
phone: (574) 631-4643


Conservator of archaeological materials

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Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory, États-Unis

Description
The Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory a sub-program of the Maryland Historical Trust (Maryland Department of Planning) located at Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum in St. Leonard, Calvert County Maryland, is seeking an entry-level Conservator of archaeological materials for a short-term project.
The Conservator will work under the direction of the MAC Lab?s Head
Conservator on a collection of Native American petroglyphs, housed at the MAC Lab. The 12-week project will include a detailed inventory and
condition survey, surface cleaning of the petroglyphs, the development of a conservation strategy, and rehousing.

The position is open to current graduate students and recent graduates of an accredited Conservation graduate program. Experience in stone
conservation is desirable, but not required. The applicant must be able to lift 50 pounds, work on ladders or in crouching positions, have experience with taking and processing photographs, and experience with computers operating the Windows Office Suite (Work, Excel and Access), or other equivalent computer software programs. Prior training in health and safety and the use of lifting and moving equipment is desired. The applicant must be a US citizen or have a currently valid work visa.

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Principal Project Specialist

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J.Paul Getty Trust, États-Unis

Job location:Lieu de travail : Los Angeles, California

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Description
The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), located at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, California, works internationally to advance conservation practice in the visual arts, broadly interpreted to include objects, collections, architecture, and sites. The Institute serves the conservation community through scientific research, education and training, model field projects, and the dissemination of the results of both its own work and the work of others in the field.

The GCI Buildings and Sites Department is seeking a Principal Project Specialist (Built/Archaeological Heritage).

The Buildings and Sites Department’s objectives are:
• Advance conservation practice through the development and implementation of model projects which incorporate strong research, planning, and educational objectives.
• Develop strong collaborative relationships so as to build local expertise, ensure sustainability, evaluate work in progress, and broadly disseminate information resulting from projects.
• Disseminate findings through professional publications and conferences; and contribute to the advancement of the field of conservation through the organization of seminars, symposia, and workshops.

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Faculty Positions

mars 20, 2017

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Ahmedabad University, Inde

Job location:Lieu de travail : Ahmedabad, Gujarat, Inde

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Description
Ahmedabad University has a Centre for Heritage Management, which has begun offering a Masters Degree Programme on Heritage Management – Master of Management Studies (Heritage Management). Faculty from various disciplines but related to heritage management may apply to any suitable school under the university, and be affiliated with the Centre for Heritage Management as well as teach in its Masters programme. For inquiry and submitting your resume and cover letter, please email to deanamsom@ahduni.edu.in

Date limite de dépôt des candidatures :
30 avril 2017


Conservator

mars 3, 2017

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University of Miami, États-Unis

Job location:Lieu de travail : Coral Gables

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Description
Head of Preservation Strategies

The University of Miami Libraries seeks nominations and applications for a creative, innovative professional to serve as leader for preservation. Under the direction of the Associate Dean for Collection Strategies, the Head of Preservation Strategies is responsible for the operation and further development of a comprehensive preservation program for the UM Libraries. The Head of Preservation Strategies will oversee and coordinate all preservation/conservation efforts, including
the management of general collection care activities, the conservation lab and services, disaster/emergency planning and recovery, environmental monitoring, integrated pest management, education and outreach efforts, and exhibition and digitization support activities.
The incumbent collaborates in digital collection preservation activities; the incumbent will also be a team member on a four-year Mellon grant which brings together the University’s Libraries and
Art Museum to explore opportunities for collaboration in service to the academic community.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications and nominations will be accepted until a suitable candidate is selected. Applications should be submitted electronically and must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and the names of three references. The references will not be contacted before the appropriate time. Send nominations and applications to:
e-mail: richter.recruiting@miami.edu


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