Term Positions at Winterthur

Term Positions at Winterthur

Dec 7, 2016

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library seeks two part-time conservation assistants for a two year grant-supported project to clean and lacquer or re-lacquer approximately 500 pieces from its extensive collection of early American silver. Working under the supervision of Winterthur staff in objects conservation, both conservation assistants will first receive training in the appropriate procedures used to remove failed coatings from silver and silver plated objects, gently clean the surface, remove all polish residues, and then lacquer the silver objects through brush or spray application.

Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Objects Conservation at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art

Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Objects Conservation at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art

Dec 7, 2016

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art is the only facility in the United States dedicated exclusively to the exhibition and preservation of Africa’s traditional and contemporary arts.  With the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Museum is pleased to offer a post-graduate fellowship in conservation

Conservator Technician (GS-7) at the US NATIONAL ARCHIVES

Conservator Technician (GS-7) at the US NATIONAL ARCHIVES

Dec 6, 2016

The National Archives and Records Administration (Washington DC area) is seeking applicants for the position of Conservator Technician GS-7.

Term Conservator Positions at NASM

Term Conservator Positions at NASM

Dec 6, 2016

NASM is looking to fill a number of NTE Conservator positions which will be supporting efforts involved in the renovation of the Museum on the National Mall. 

Time-based Media Conservator at SAAM

Time-based Media Conservator at SAAM

Nov 30, 2016

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is recruiting a Time-Based Media Conservator, open from Friday, November 18 through Thursday December 8, 2016.