INTERESTED IN WORKING IN ART CONSERVATION?


RSM ART CONSERVATION HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED IN BRISBANE SINCE 1986, AND WAS FIRST OPENED IN SYDNEY IN 1974. IT IS THE OLDEST PRIVATE PRACTICING CONSERVATION STUDIO IN AUSTRALIA.


WE ALWAYS MAINTAIN THE CURRENT STANDARDS AND PRACTICES IN CONSERVATION, AND FOLLOW THE AICCM CODE OF ETHICS AND THE BURRA CHARTER.

Our current personnel include;

Office manager / conservation technician,
Painting conservator,
Paper conservator / head conservator,
Objects and textile conservator, paper finisher/ assistant head conservator.

We also have a contract textile conservator, objects conservator, and a specialist who works on Japanese screens and scrolls.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

RSM Art Conservation, Australia’s longest continuous practicing conservation company, is seeking a suitably qualified person in :

OBJECTS CONSERVATION


The position is part time, 3 - 4 days per week. The conservation studio is located near central Brisbane.

The applicant does not need a full degree from a Conservation course, but must have worked in the industry, or have had some tertiary education in conservation. They should display a high degree of manual dexterity, and be able to work independently on various conservation projects. Experience in the conservation of a variety of objects would be an advantage.

We have an extensive variety of objects requiring conservation, including glass, metals, textiles, ceramics, marble, and wood. Assistance with conservation of objects will be available from one of our head conservators. 

Applications will be accepted until the 27th October 2017

Please reply in the first instance to Richard McDonald, rsmconserve[at]gmail.com

Our website (www.rsmconserve.com.au) fully describes our facility and procedures.




FRONT OF HOUSE VACANCY

Position now filled.




 FOR ANY OTHER POSITIONS, WE DO WELCOME ALL EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR FUTURE OPENINGS:

To give you some idea of the sort of skills we seek, browse our site and as an example of the types of skills we seek, our last position was for a qualified paper conservator to work in our studio at Bowen hills just near the centre of Brisban, the duties for this person include having knowledge of backing removals, backing with starch paste, to Japanese tissue, in-fills and in-painting.



IF YOU THINK YOU ARE ABLE TO JOIN AND WORK WITH AN EXPERIENCED TEAM, PLEASE EMAIL ME TO MY PERSONAL EMAIL, WITH YOUR CV AND EXPERIENCE IN THE FIELD  rsmconserve[at]gmail.com 

All applications will be treated with the utmost privacy and discretion.

About Us

RSM Art Conservation is the oldest private conservation service provider in Australia, having been founded in Sydney (New South Wales) in 1971.  At that time, the company consisted of two full time staff members, working on the conservation of a variety of objects and a range of projects. RSM Art Conservation relocated to Queensland in 1986, establishing dedicated conservation studios in Mapleton (on the Queensland Sunshine Coast) and in the Brisbane metropolitan area.

Contact Us

Bowen Hills Studio
Phone: 61 7 3257 7884

Unit 2, 100 Campbell Street,
Via Walden Lane
Bowen Hills, 4006

info@rsmconserve.com.au

Mapleton Studio
Phone: 61 7 5445 7298

PO Box 75,  College Road
Mapleton, 4560

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