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Part-time ,
submitted by
Cleve Carney Museum of Art (CCMA)

Exhibition Preparator

The Cleve Carney Museum of Art is searching for a preparator to join our team!

Working with the exhibitions team, the preparator will assist in the installation of exhibits at the museum.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with fabrication, assembly, installation, dismantling, and/or moving of exhibit properties
  • Art/object handling and transport within the museum
  • Painting, hanging, installing vinyl and other exhibit elements


  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • At least one year experience in a museum, shop, or gallery required
  • Able to lift 50 pounds
  • Proficiency in the use of hand and power tools
  • Expertise in woodworking a plus
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time; walking is also required

This is a temporary contract position.

Send your resume and cover letter to Maria VanDyken Li at

Contact Info:
Maria VanDyken Li
Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Glen Ellyn, IL