TOTAL Fine Arts, a division of TOTAL Transportation Solutions Inc., is built on experienced staff with a clear understanding of what is expected, the precautions needed, and the absolute care required when handling priceless art and artifacts. Our staff and technicians have a genuine passion for the arts. TOTAL Fine Arts is currently seeking an Art Technician to join a team of dedicated professionals serving our clients, including museums, art galleries, private collectors and individual artists.
TOTAL Technicians are required to assist with and carry out tasks including but not limited to transportation, installation and deinstallation, condition reporting, packing/wrapping of sensitive and high value artworks and artifacts, as well as providing support in the fabrication of custom crates and travel systems as needed. The candidate may also be requested to fill in for other areas in the company, aiding in the movement of high value products. Position may include other related duties as required.
The position is based in Scarborough, ON and primarily involves work in the GTA and Southern Ontario region.
The successful candidate will have the following qualities and qualifications:
• Comfort and demonstrated experience with handling artwork and artifacts
• High level of care and attention to detail
• Must be legally allowed to work in Canada
• Good physical health (position will require regular heavy lifting)
• Professionalism, discretion and attention to detail
• Must be bondable
Additional assets to this position include:
• Valid G level Driver’s license, preference/priority will be given to candidates with AZ/DZ
• An interest or educational background in the arts
• Construction, carpentry or woodworking experience considered an asset
This is a full time position, typically Monday-Friday, with occasional weekends as required. Wage is commensurate with experience and qualifications.