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Classification: Non-exempt, part-time, on-call

Pay Range: $19-21/hour

General Purpose of Position: This position supports curatorial and exhibition operations by assisting with art installations both inside and outside of BCA-managed facilities.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Reporting to and taking direction from the Director of Programs + Special Projects, the Installation Assistant is primarily responsible for exhibitions installation/de-installation assistance for both indoor and outdoor projects.

Exhibitions Support

  • Art handling to include packing/unpacking, installation/de-installation of art

  • Fabrication of exhibition furniture such as pedestals and shelves

  • Gallery cosmetics to include basic painting, spackling and sanding

  • Assist with the installation of labels, text panels and title walls

  • Manage all aspects of set-up and clean-up of an exhibition

  • Performs other installation related tasks as needed

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

  • Experience with art handling and installation or interest in art handling professional development

  • Familiarity with installation of AV equipment and varied fabrication processes

  • Ability to work with firm timelines in a calm and professional manner

  • Ability to work in a diverse environment and with a diverse range of colleagues, stakeholders and visitors

  • Ability to be careful and precise in the handling of art objects

  • Ability to work flexible hours and schedules as needed; including evenings, nights, days, weekends, holidays

  • Strong work ethic

  • Outstanding verbal communications

  • Positive, solution-oriented attitude

  • Excellent time management, problem solving, and organizational skills

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