Art Handler/Packer

Swann Galleries

Swann Galleries is looking for an experienced art handler/packer to pack rare books and artwork for shipment.

This is a full time position.

Monday-Friday 10-6


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Proper handling of art objects, including packing for shipment and carry out

  • Process shipping labels using USPS/UPS/FedEx software

  • De-install weekly/bi-weekly auction exhibitions & transfer to inhouse storage

  • Receive incoming packages and release to relevant department

  • Greet vendors, including building maintenance and outside art shippers.

  • Interact with clients directly and on a daily basis



  • 2+ years of experience handling art

  • Team player who can work in a fast past and detail-oriented environment

  • Must be able to communicate effectively with other staff-members and clientele

  • Hard working and reliable with a forward-thinking attitude

  • Must have interest in fine art and historical objects

  • Must be able to lift 50+ pounds

  • Knowledge of auction market preferred

How to Apply

Please send a resume to

Posted on August 30