The On-Call Preparator / Art Handler is responsible for assisting in the safe and efficient internal movement, housing, and installation of collections and loan objects. The On-Call Preparator / Art Handler is a temporary, part-time position. The position is most active during installation and de-installation of museum exhibitions. This position works as part of a team in Exhibitions, as well as closely with staff from other departments and outside contractors.
ABOUT THE HENRY: The Henry Art Gallery was founded as Washington State’s first art museum in 1926, on the principle that art stimulates inquiry, fosters knowledge, and builds healthy communities. Located on the campus of the University of Washington (UW), Seattle, the Henry is internationally recognized as a pioneer in the research and presentation of contemporary art. Learn about our mission and vision: henryart.org/about.
STATUS: Part-time, temporary/on-call; FLSA non-exempt; non-benefitted
STARTING RATE: $20 - $22 per hour, depending on experience
SCHEDULE: On-Call, Tuesday – Friday; Current expected work dates are:
January 8 – April 1, 2023
May 7 – May 28, 2023
June 26 – July 16, 2023
REPORTS TO: Senior Preparator