Leading antiques dealer, who also operates a very busy textile conservation business, seeks full-time, on-site, textile conservator. The ideal applicant would have an advanced degree in art conservation with an emphasis in textiles and should be highly skilled at sewing and exceptional at color matching. Persons with a strong background in painting preferred for creating underlay patches behind printed textiles with loss. This is an on-site position with daytime hours, but with a limited amount of occasional overtime and weekends.
Persons without a degree, but with exceptional sewing skills, will be considered for additional, part time positions with potential for full time work.
Competitive pay, based upon experience. Full time position offers health insurance, paid vacation time (after 6 months), and paid holidays. Please be advised that all work is done on-site and we are not interested in off-site contract work. Located in the greater Gettysburg/Harrisburg area of South-Central Pennsylvania (USA). Contact Jeff at (717) 502-1281 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org