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Positions at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

From: Pamela Hatchfield <phatchfield>
Date: Wednesday, October 8, 2003
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston seeks an Assistant Conservator for
the removal of concrete backing, rebacking and conservation
treatment of a large-scale, three-part Roman mosaic from Antioch.

Experience in the handling, mounting, and loss compensation of
large-scale mosaics is preferred.  Must have excellent interpersonal
and analytical skills and be able to work effectively within a group
environment.  Experience with digital imaging and associated
software is preferred.  Demonstrable hand skills required.
Candidates require a graduate degree in objects conservation or
equivalent training and at least one year of additional professional
experience.   Position duration up to twenty-two months.

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston seeks a Conservation Assistant to
assist in the removal of concrete backing, rebacking and
conservation treatment of a large-scale, three-part Roman mosaic
from Antioch.

The Conservation Assistant will work with the Assistant Conservator
in the rebacking and treatment of the mosaic.  Bachelor's degree
with a background in art history, studio art and/or science
required; previous conservation experience preferred.  Must have
excellent interpersonal and analytical skills and be able to work
effectively within a group environment.  Experience with digital
imaging and associated software preferred.  Demonstrable hand skills
required. Position duration up to twenty months.

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston is an equal opportunity employer
committed to diversity.  Only those chosen for interviews will be
contacted.

Please send resume to:

    Sandra Matthews
    Senior Employment Manager
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
    465 Huntington Avenue
    Boston MA 02115


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