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The Fitzwilliam Museum was founded in 1816 and opened to the public inThe Museum houses over half a million works of art and antiquities spanning centuries and civilisations and has an international reputation for excellence in research, exhibitions and education programmes. As well as being the principal museum of the University of Cambridge, the Fitzwilliam Museum is the largest cultural venue in the region, welcoming overvisitors a year. The Senior Technician, Applied Arts plays a crucial and strategic role in the busy Applied Arts Department and assists the Chief Senior Technician in managing, organizing and ensuring the most efficient running of a multi-faceted Department, which has extensive permanent displays and plays a key role in the Museum's ambitious temporary exhibition programme. To a lesser extent s/he is involved in the day to day interaction with the other Departments of the Museum. In addition to working across the Applied Arts eclectic (mainly three-dimensional) collections, s/he will be responsible for particular areas therefore specialist knowledge within at least some of these areas is desirable - Arms & Armour, Ceramics, Furniture, Clocks and Watches, and Sculpture. Key tasks will also include basic cleaning of objects, mount-making, archival marking of new acquisitions and documentation. When on courier duty, s/he will also represent the Museum and University and may have to enforce conditions of the loan on his/her own authority. A high level of competence in a wide range of artisan and craft skills is sought coupled with highly effective communication skills, both written and oral and the ability to build positive working relationships both with colleagues and external contacts. Familiarity with Health and Safety and COSHH regulations is essential as is demonstrable handling experience, working at heights and using lifting gear. Further details of the role are available on the Further Information link. Planned interviews: 21 Februaryffers of employment will be conditional upon the satisfactory outcome of a Security check. Whether an outcome is satisfactory will be determined by the University. To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: will take you to the role on the University's Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form. Any queries should be directed to or Tel:Please quote reference DAn your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy. The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.