Art Handlers

Apice

Apice is the leading company in Italy for the movement of works of art. Since 1973 deals with crating, packing, road transport with own fleet in Italy and Europe, air and sea shipping, airpost assistance, rigging, installations, and depo.

We are looking for:

  • part time

  • full time 39 hours a week

  • free lance

Art handlers to be included in our team, even for free lance processing, with basic training and skills.

Responsibilities
  • Handling of all kind of work of art, antique forniture, design and fragile objects.

  • Packing with soft materials the artworks

  • Positioning of the works of art into the crates

  • Packing the 3D sculptures or objects into the shaped crates

  • Installation into the galleries, museums or private collector homes

  • Loading and stuffing into vans and truks

  • Driving vans or trucks.

  • Compilation of documentation for transports (DDT and CMR), team leader and drivers logs, condition reports with accompanying photos.

  • Storage

  • Some overtime and weekend work may apply

Requirements
  • Knowledge of italian

  • Minimum 2 years of art-handling experience

  • Team Player, able to work in a dynamic environment

  • Experience installing large and heavy objects with gantry, scaffolding, spider crane, material lift or manually.

  • Knowledge of all tools, equipments and hardware

  • Positive, proactive and problem solving attitude

  • Driving licence for car and van is a plus

  • Driving licence for truck, truck and trailer, or semitrailer is a plus

  • Carpentery skill is a plus

How to Apply

Please send the application to job@apice.it

Contact
Posted on September 10