art handler (fresh graduate will be considered) in hong kong island

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job type
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job details

posted
location
hong kong island
job category
supply chain
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
91M0088204_1533527033
phone
000
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job description

Job Duties:
Safely handle art using best practices and adherence to company standards for (including but not limited to):
  • Pick-ups and deliveries: understand how to properly load/unload a truck and keep artwork secure and stable during transport; ensure artwork is stored safely in the company/exhibition
  • Packing/unpacking/crating: using proper archival materials and those appropriate to the medium/surface/condition and fragility of the item
  • Installation of objects ranging from paintings and sculptures of all sizes, to mixed media works of all descriptions, in settings ranging from corporate, to residential, to institutional with the ability to select the proper hardware and exercise aesthetic judgment as needed.
  • Prepare condition reports with high attention to detail and photograph property as needed.
  • Complete critical paperwork such as inventories and bills of lading with accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Work both individually and as part of a team to accomplish projects.
  • Other projects as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree is preferred, with art handling experience in a museum/institution, high-end gallery, or other art-service company is definitely an advantage
  • Understanding and ability to articulate art handling best practices for packing/crating, transportation/shipping, and installation.
  • Basic familiarity with art, art history, and terminology.
  • Strong initiative and work ethic with flexibility to respond to and take action in changing circumstances, often under pressure.
  • Ability to work in a team format with sensitivity to a variety of personalities or independently with equal productivity.
  • Willing to take on challenges/difficult circumstances; maintains a positive attitude.
  • High attention to detail and strong organizational abilities.
  • Excellent communication and comprehensions skills; able to interpret detailed instructions.

For interested parties, please apply now with your detailed resume. You may also contact Sam Yeung at 2232 3401 or sam.yeung@randstad.com.hk. All personal data collected will be kept under strictly confidential and will be only used for recruitment purpose

Only shortlisted candidates would be notified.