Head of Installations

Summary:
The Head of Installations supervises the Building Manager and a staff of up to ten crew members during exhibition installations.
 
Job ID/Number:
A7838
 
Posted Date:
12/6/2018
 
Job Location:
Saratoga, NY
 
Position Type:
Full-time
 
Division:
Technical Production
 
Description:

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Head of Installations
Skidmore College
Saratoga, New York

 

The Head of Installations supervises the Building Manager and a staff of up to ten crew members during exhibition installations.

This position plays a central role in all aspects of exhibition planning and installation, including developing installation designs and budgets; hiring temporary installation staff; working with artists and curatorial staff on large scale artist’s projects and exhibitions, and oversees and supports the Building Manager in caring for and maintaining the museum and its systems.

In consultation with staff, the Head of Installations generates plans and models for exhibitions; oversees the execution of all components of Tang exhibitions; and participates as a working member of the installation team.

The successful candidate must be able to work a flexible schedule during the peaks and valleys of exhibition preparation. Must be able to work under tight deadlines and be able to interact effectively with diverse constituencies both on and off campus.

Minimum Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree and 5 years museum work, including supervisory experience

 

Full job description and link to online application can be found at

http://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/2438