Casual Preparator

Job No: SSC562
Location: Sutherland Shire

Things We’ll Trust You With:

  • Providing professional and best practice artwork handling.
  • Exhibition preparation and presentation for the diverse and high calibre range of exhibitions at Hazelhurst Arts Centre.
  • Provide creative solutions and advice as required to achieve outcomes.

Things You’ll Do:

  • Installation and de-installation of artworks for a diverse range of exhibitions including those at Hazelhurst, off-site and in the Hazelhurst gardens.
  • Packing and handling of artworks.
  • Preparation of gallery spaces including the repair, paint, movement of walls and exhibition display furniture, setting lighting and installing AV equipment such as screens and projectors.

 Things You’ll Be Proud Of:

  • Be part of a culturally rich and vibrant community hub and leading creative centre. 
  • Work as a collaborative and cooperative team to meet objectives. 
  • You will be proud of the positive impact you make for our people and Sutherland Shire community.
  • Showcase Council’s values in all that you do – Collaborate, Achieve, Respect, and Evolve.

 The Fine Print:

  • Apply by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining why we are a great fit!
  • Get your application in by 10:00pm: Wednesday 5 October 2022
  • Interview date: Interviews will be facilitated week beginning 10 October 2022
  • Casual Hourly Rate: $44.96
  • Hours of work: Casual shifts available to support the operational needs of Hazelhurst Arts Centre. Available to work casual shifts over 7 day spread.

**To meet Council's WHS requirements and in accordance with Council's Covid-19 Safety Plans, this position has been identified via risk assessment to be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or provide evidence of an approved medical contraindication, you will be required to produce evidence as part of the application process. Successful applicants are subject to ID checks, Police Checks, Driving history checks, Functional Assessment, Reference checks, Qualification checks, Working with Children checks and Work Rights verification.

Keen To Learn More?

  • Click on the link to check out the Position Description
  • Reach out to Carrie Kibbler - Curator, Hazelhurst Arts Centre at for any job specific enquiries
  • Claudia Hudson - Talent Acquisition Business Partner, can assist with any recruitment related enquiries at
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