As a Gallery Technician your main responsibility will be to work behind the scenes to move artworks and ensure that the entire Gallery runs smoothly.

Gallery Technician Job Duties:

As a Gallery Technician, you can expect your duties to include the following:

  • You will be responsible for handling and transporting artworks throughout the Gallery Space.

  • You will be responsible for the installation and hanging or artworks for exhibitions, assisting the curator. You may also be responsible for the packing and wrapping of artworks.

  • You will deal with the IT and admin for the gallery, adding data into internal systems and managing the internal database.

  •  You will be responsible for carrying out condition reports for artworks, assessing for damages.

  • You will liaise with conservators for artworks leaving or returning after restoration.

  • You will be responsible for the upkeep of general building maintenance.

Key skills and qualifications of a Gallery Technician:

The following skills will be beneficial to a candidate looking to apply for this role:

  • Experience with handling and installing artworks is essential.

  • Previous experience working in a similar role within a Gallery is required.

  • Excellent computer literacy skills are extremely beneficial.

  • The ability to troubleshoot with high attention to detail is crucial.

  • Good building and IT maintenance experience is required.

  • You will need to be trustworthy and reliable when carrying expensive artwork.

Is a ­­­­­­­­Gallery Technician job in your future?

If the above sounds like a position that you would be suitable for, then please contact us here.​

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