The Frye Art Museum is a living legacy of visionary patronage and civic responsibility, committed to artistic inquiry and a rich visitor experience. A catalyst for our engagement with contemporary art and artists is the Founding Collection of Charles and Emma Frye, access to which shall always be free.
THE POSITION: Lead Preparator
DEPARTMENT: Exhibition Design and Installation
REPORTS TO: Manager, Exhibition Design and Production
SUPERVISES: On-call preparators as needed
FISA STATUS: Non-Exempt
STATUS: Full-time (28 – 35 hours per week)
BENEFITS: Full benefits including medical, dental, PTO accrual, 403(b) and more
The Frye Art Museum is seeking a flexible and detail-oriented team player to join the Exhibition team. The Lead preparator will assist the Manager, Exhibition Design and Production with the planning and implementation of exhibition needs. The Lead Preparator will also take a leadership position with managing planning on particular installation projects as well as managing a team of on-call preparators in collaboration with the Manager, Exhibition Design and Production. This position will also maintain and improve shop, prep, and storage areas. The Lead Preparator also works with the Collections and Registration team on the movement, storage, and maintenance of works in the collection or on-loan.