Senior Conservator, Warship Conservation

Senior Conservator, Warship Conservation
Employer: Imperial War Museum
Salary: £33,268 - £41,414
Location: London

About the role

The Senior Conservator will be responsible for leading a small diverse team of staff and volunteers, carrying out conservation and maintenance of the ship, structure and fittings.

Line management and supervision of Warship Conservation staff working on HMS Belfast.

The development and supervision of volunteer and apprentice projects to support the work of the Warship Conservation team and the Care and Conservation Section.

Monitoring survey projects, as delegated by the Conservation Manager and/or Collection Care Manager, in order to deliver strategic preservation programmes.

Support, promote and ensure the accountability of the collections by working within IWM collection management policies and procedures.

Using your skills and specialisation, deliver the conservation of objects and ensure any risks to objects are managed effectively.

Be responsible for the induction of new Warship Conservation staff and volunteers.

The post-holder will be required to work at any of the Museum’s sites as directed.

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