Paper Conservator

Private Practice Conservation Studio

Los Angeles, CA

DESCRIPTION

Full-time, permanent

Our private practice paper conservation studio is seeking an experienced Paper Conservator to join our team. The applicant should hold a degree from a recognized conservation training program. A degree or certificate in conservation with a specialization in paper and a broader understanding of the treatment of a wide range of materials is preferred. The applicant should have at least one year of practical work experience in a studio or lab setting.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Daily responsibilities include:

  • Writing condition reports and treatment proposals for conservation treatment.
  • Undertake conservation projects in accordance with the American Institute for Conservation's Code of Ethics and Guidelines for Practice.
  • Ensure accurate written and photographic documentation for conservation examinations and treatments.
  • Participate in presentations, conferences, and workshops.

Salary and benefits are based on qualifications and experience.

HOW TO APPLY

Please email resume and cover letter to: paperconservationjob@gmail.com

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