Art Handler/Installer/Driver

Merritt Gallery

Art Handler/Installer/Driver responsible for the proper handling, loading, unloading, wrapping and transport of artwork in our fast paced art gallery in Chevy Chase, MD. Other responsibilities include assisting in hanging the gallery, handling & installing artwork onsite during home/office appointments, preparing artwork for inter-gallery transfers.

Successful candidates must be motivated and responsible, have an excellent/clean driving record and be able to pass D.O.T. medical exam. Carpentry skills are a plus.

If you are eager to learn, we will teach you the skills necessary to be successful!

We offer benefits and a stimulating work environment. Five day work week. Must have your own transportation. Please email resume and cover letter to career@merrittgallery.com to apply.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • Drive our Sprinter, Van or box truck for appointments or as needed between our four locations

  • Handle artwork with care

  • Wrap artwork for inter-company transport

  • Hang artwork in the gallery and install sold artwork in client homes or offices

  • Assist in the gallery as needed

  • Assist in setting up for events and shows in the galleries

Requirements

Qualifications:

  • High level of ownership, accountability and initiative

  • Carpentry skills

  • Strong sense of urgency to complete work quickly and accurately

  • Ability to work independently

  • Self-motivated

  • Upbeat and professional demeanor

  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written, along with good listening skills

  • Team player

  • Must be able to lift 100lbs

  • Enjoy driving, with excellent driving record

How to Apply

Please email resume and cover letter to career@merrittgallery.com to apply.

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Posted on March 22