Exhibitions Designer and Coordinator

Job details

Organisation
Waikato Museum - Hamilton City Council
Closes
10 Feb 2013
Region
Waikato
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Design, Visual Arts

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Become part of the Waikato Museum team creating a unique cultural destination for Hamilton and the greater Waikato.

Waikato Museum is seeking an experienced Exhibitions Designer & Co-ordinator to design exhibitions and manage the production of a busy exhibition programme.

The Exhibition Designer & Co-ordinator will supervise a team of Preparators and a Graphic Designer and be responsible for the installation of all exhibitions to an international standard.

The successful applicant will have extensive installation experience in a museum or gallery setting and will have demonstrated very high standards in all aspects of exhibition work. Knowledge of lighting, environmental controls and other technologies would be a distinct advantage while staff supervision experience is also highly desirable.

Duties will include designing all exhibitions; managing the installation and de-installation of touring and collection based exhibitions; managing the maintenance of all permanent exhibitions; and liaising with contractors on the maintenance of all technology used in the public spaces of the museum;

This role is a rare opportunity to work in a multi-faceted institution with an exciting future. Apply today.

Key skills

The successful applicant will have extensive installation experience in a museum or gallery setting and will have demonstrated very high standards in all aspects of exhibition work.

How to apply

Apply online

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