Department of State Growth
Cultural & Tourism Development
Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery
Applications must be submitted by Sunday 02 August, 2020 11:55 PM

Applications close: Sunday 2 August, 2020 11:55 PM AEST
Award/Classification: Tasmanian State Service Award – Professional Stream Band 1-2

$64,886.00 to $106,375.00 per annum, pro rata
Employment Type: Fixed-term, flexible, Fixed-term, part-time
Region: South
Location: Hobart

We are a diverse and inclusive workplace that understands the importance of flexibility. Talk to us about what flexibility may look like for you.

Period of Appointment 12 months

Hours per fortnight .4 FTE  (29 hours and 24 minutes per fortnight)


Examine and conserve objects from the TMAG collections and those on loan to TMAG as required.

Maintain documentation on all work undertaken and prepare condition reports as required.

Develop, coordinate and review policies and services relating to the conservation of TMAG’s collections and related collection areas.

Provide specialist professional advice, support, and guidance to TMAG staff on matters of storage, display, handling and transportation.

Provide conservation advice and services as required to other bodies and individuals responsible for cultural heritage collections and act as a professional representative of the TMAG when required.

Maintain an awareness of best practice and current developments in conservation practices and advise on development of conservation strategies in areas such as collection care, essential services, pest management and disaster planning.

Undertake priority setting and identification of appropriate grants and income generating activities

Essential Requirements

Evidence of the following must be provided prior to appointment to this role:
A degree or tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline

The person must continue to satisfy the above essential requirements/qualifications throughout their employment in this role.

Desirable Requirements

Relevant work experience in a similar environment would be well regarded
Current driver’s licence

Pre-employment Requirements

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this role is to satisfy a pre-employment check before taking up the appointment, promotion or transfer.  The following checks are to be conducted.

Crimes involving dishonesty

For more information
Name: Phiilippa Cox
Position:A/G Registrar
Phone:(03) 6165 6902

How to apply
please go to this page for further information:

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
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