Merritt Gallery & Renaissance Fine Arts are seeking an Art Handler/ Installer/Driver for our Chevy Chase gallery.

January 23, 2020

Art Handler/Installer/Driver responsible for the proper handling, loading, unloading, wrapping and transport of artwork in our fast paced art gallery. Other responsibilities include assisting in hanging the gallery, handling & installing artwork on in home/office appointments, preparing artwork for inter gallery transfers.

 

Successful candidates must be motivated and responsible, have an excellent/clean driving record and be able to pass D.O.T. medical exam. Carpentry skills are a plus.
If you are eager to learn, we will teach you the skills necessary to be successful!

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Drive our Sprinter, Van or box truck for appointments or as needed between our four locations
  • Wrap artwork for inter-company transport
  • Handle artwork with care
  • Assist in the gallery as needed
  • Assist in setting up for events and shows in the galleries

 

Qualifications:

 

  • High level of ownership, accountability and initiative
  • Carpentry skills
  • Strong sense of urgency to complete work quickly and accurately
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self-motivated
  • Upbeat and professional demeanor
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written, along with good listening skills
  • Team player
  • Must be able to lift 100lbs
  • Enjoy driving, with excellent driving record

 

We offer benefits and a stimulating work environment. Five day work week. Must have your own transportation.

 

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Job Type: Full-time