On 31 October 2013, the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Public Service, Senator the Hon. Eric Abetz, announced interim recruiting arrangements for the Australian Public Service. As a result of these arrangements only current ongoing APS employees are eligible to apply for this vacancy.
Under general direction, the Collection Storage and Movement Officer is involved in the storage, movement, packing, physical installation / demount and stocktake of the National Collection.
The work involves: the identification and physical movement of objects and artworks including the Memorial’s Large Technology Object collection; recording collection movements and amending data on the Memorial’s Collection Management System (MICA); coordinating weekly collection transport jobs; performing gallery changeovers and providing showcase and collection access; leading aspects of exhibition installations and displays and contributing to the development and implementation of related policies and procedures.
A good level of physical fitness is required for the packing, retrieval and storage of items and exhibition installation work. A drivers licence is essential and a fork lift and medium rigid truck licences are highly desirable.
**Please note that this opportunity is only available to current Australian Public Service employees.**
Selection Documentation: Recruitment, 02 6243 4234, [email protected]
Position Contact: Melinda Coen, 02 6243 4516
Agency Recruitment Site: http://www.awm.gov.au/