Art Fitting Technician, Simon Beaugie Picture Frames Ltd

  •  South East, Ashford
  •  Paid (£30k-40k)
  •  Full time
  •  Closes April 30, 2019
  •  becca@jdshr.com

Description

Mounting and Fitting Technician required for a busy, bespoke picture framing business where all finished products must meet museum standards.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Mounting of artwork onto substrates
  • Assembly & fitting (often very large) artwork into frames
  • Opportunity to develop and work on specialist metal finishes
  • Measuring & cutting of materials (timber, substrates, glass, Perspex etc)
  • Inspection (and condition checking) of artwork before & after fitting
  • Quality control checks of final assembly
  • Compliance with H&S standards

Skills required

  • An interest in contemporary art
  • Experience in using hand and machine tools.
  • Practical application of problem solving ideas
  • Essential to be able to handle artwork with the utmost care
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to read, understand and apply measurements
  • Ability to work in a team

This is a full time role in a fast paced environment.

Please apply with cover letter and CV.

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