International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Conservation Administrator

Employer: The Mariners' Museum and Park
Job location: Newport News, VA
The Mariners' Museum and Park is seeking an Administrator to serve our Conservation Department. This position will be responsible for managing and facilitating the maintenance of laboratory equipment, maintaining detailed department records (paper and digital), and undertaking the purchasing of laboratory supplies and equipment to support the conservation and long-term care of objects within the Museum. The Administrator also manages the Health and Safety program within the Batten Conservation Complex working closely with conservation staff and the Human Resources Department.

The Mariners' Museum and Park is a winner of the Top Workplaces award in 2020 and 2021, including a distinction for Best Communication in 2020. The Mariners' Museum offers a comprehensive benefits package for regular full-time staff, and their eligible dependents which includes medical and dental insurance (cost-sharing involved), term life insurance, long-term disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, and a 403(b) pension plan. In addition, paid vacation, sick leave, and holiday pay is provided to all regular full-time staff.
This is a full-time, exempt position with an annual salary of $45,000 plus an excellent full-time benefits package.