Paper Conservator

Type of Job

Full Time

About the job

Endangered Heritage is looking for a technical expert in paper conservation with extensive private sector experience to assist in the corporate growth of the company.
We get some of the most challenging and exciting paper items from ancient rare books to Dali’s, fragile documents and loved shed art. Stretch your mind and I am sure our clients will stretch the love with items in such need of love you will be driven to try new and exciting treatments to resuscitate them.

This role is much more than task oriented treatment, although you will be expected to have a record of high level treatment experience and treatment turn over success. You will be expected to manage the paper department, mentor staff and manage interns, manage budgets including the ordering and sourcing of consumables.

You will need to have documented experience in treatment, with a portfolio and examples of report writing.

The role will provide professional mentoring and guidance to advance your position in the private sector. The opportunity for research and publication will be supported. The role comes with a base pay with measured incentives and rewards on deliverables. This role requires a person who is driven, energetic, ambitious, and dedicated. This role is a full-time position with a 3 month probation period.