Technician

Job details

Organisation
Tauranga Art Gallery
Closes
15 Feb 2013
Region
Bay of Plenty
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Management & Admin

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Tauranga Art Gallery is seeking a proactive, enthusiastic and innovative individual to provide technical and practical expertise in the fabrication, delivery and maintenance of gallery spaces, exhibition furniture and exhibitions.

Working as part of a team you will be primarily responsible for the practical aspects of the exhibition programme, undertaking work to achieve specific elements of exhibition projects under the direction of, and working closely with, the Exhibitions Manager.

The successful applicant will have:

  • experience in the delivery of exhibitions in an art gallery/museum (essential)
  • proven manufacturing experience, including the design, build & installation of high quality metal & carpentry display materials would be an advantage.
  • experience in building maintenance and HVAC
  • knowledge of compliance laws (preferable)
  • the ability to manage resources efficiently
  • an understanding of Maori cultural values and protocol
  • sound verbal and written communication including computer literacy
  • a high level of physical fitness and health
  • pride in their honesty, integrity, reliability, and work ethics

For a position description, see www.artgallery.org.nz, or email: office@artgallery.org.nz

Please Note: Email applications will not be accepted.

 For more information on the Tauranga Art Gallery visit www.artgallery.org.nz.

Key skills

  • experience in the delivery of exhibitions in an art gallery/museum (essential)
Apply for this job

Applications should be made IN WRITING and include the following: a covering letter, a copy of your CV (incl verified copies of any relevant qualifications), documentation of your design/fabrication and building skills. Applications to:

The Director, Tauranga Art Gallery, PO Box 13255, Tauranga 3141.

Closing date: Friday 15th February.

PLEASE NOTE - NO EMAIL APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Written by

Tauranga Art Gallery

21 Jan 2013

Interests Tauranga Art Gallery showcases quality regional, national and international visual arts in a range of media.