Job Posting: US Senate

Job Posting: US Senate

Mar 27, 2017

The Office of Senate Curator has an opening for a collections specialist. This is professional, technical, and administrative work supporting the registration and collections management programs for the Office of Senate Curator on behalf of the Senate Commission on Art. Responsibilities include implementing standards, policies and procedures for the registration, inventory, movement, placement, protection, storage and care of the Senate’s permanent collections of art, historical furnishings, and memorabilia.

Temporary Position at the MAC Lab

Temporary Position at the MAC Lab

Mar 16, 2017

Conservation Project at the Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory

Maryland Department of Planning/Maryland Historical Trust/Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum

Opening Date:  March 20, 2017
Closing Date:   April 10, 2017
Salary: Not to exceed $7,200; $15/hour
Employment Type: Temporary
Work Location: St. Leonard, Calvert County, MD 

Conservator Position at the US Department of State

Conservator Position at the US Department of State

Feb 22, 2017

The State Department is looking for a conservator with a broad background who can do some hands on work, but mostly be able to identify conservation needs, write scopes of work, work with conservators around the world to complete conservation work, etc.

Photo Conservator Position at NMAAHC

Photo Conservator Position at NMAAHC

Dec 14, 2016

Full-Time, Two- year Term with possible extension up to four years
Salary range: $64,650.00 to $84,044.00 / Per Year
Job Announcement Number:  17R-YH-302361-DEU-NMAAHC

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.

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.

Conservator (Book or Paper) GS -11/12 Vacancy at US National Archives

Conservator (Book or Paper) GS -11/12 Vacancy at US National Archives

Nov 18, 2016

The US National Archives is seeking applicants skilled in Book or Paper Conservation to serve as a technical expert in the preservation of archival holdings. The Conservator will engage in National Archives conservation activities, examine and treat National Archives collections, apply and develop a range of housing and storage options, conduct training and make recommendations for preservation policies, programs and procedures.

Director of Conservation, Baltimore Museum of Art

Director of Conservation, Baltimore Museum of Art

Nov 9, 2016

The Baltimore Museum of Art seeks candidates for the position of Director of Conservation, an endowed position. The Director is responsible for managing the conservation department’s activities including treatment, research, and overall care and preservation of the collection.