Conservation Assistant - Paper Lab

Australian War Memorial
Closing Date
Fri, 04th August 2017
Position Type
Full Time

As part of the Textiles, Art, Paper and Photographic (TAPP) conservation unit, the Conservation Assistant performs ongoing assistance with the preparation for storage of New Acquisitions across the National Collection. The position also provides conservation assistance for the preparation of paper-based objects which includes works of art on paper, documents, books and photographs, as well as textiles and related material, for exhibition, loan and access programs.

Note: Relevant museum studies’ certificates are highly desirable and at least 2-3 years conservation and museum experience.

To Apply
Please prepare the following documents before you start your application. There is no ability to save your application and revisit, it must be completed in one session.
1. A response addressing the Selection Criteria (maximum 2 pages)
2. Current Curriculum Vitae

Applications should be submitted in WORD ( .doc or .docx) or .PDF. by 11.59pm on 4th August 2017.

For further information on the position, please call the Contact Officer: Cathy Challenor on 02 6243 4423

If you experience any problems with the application system please contact the Recruitment Team on 6243 4234 or email


Cathy Challenor on 02 6243 423

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