Art Handler/Driver, Miami
UOVO, the premier storage and services provider for art, fashion, and cultural artifacts, seeks a full-time Art Handler/Driver to join its dynamic and growing Miami team. The ideal candidate will have experience working in the art world, storage/collection management knowledge, and will be comfortable moving a wide range of art objects. The Art Handler/Driver will report to the Operations Manager.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Proper handling of art objects, using the appropriate methods and materials for packaging, loading & securing for safe transport
- Install/de-install artworks in-house or at offsite locations, often troubleshooting and utilizing critical thinking to solution scope changes
- Preparation and careful execution of paperwork, including bills of lading, labels, driver logs, and detailed condition reports with accompanying photos if necessary
- Receive and release shipments into warehouse facilities
- Pack artworks for local, national and international transportation and storage
- Maintain compliance with all local, state, DOT regulations
- Support to internal teams, as needed
- Weekend, overtime, and holiday work may be necessary; therefore, schedule flexibility is required
- Other projects as assigned by Manager
Qualifications & Skills:
- Team Player, able to work in a fast-paced, detail-oriented and dynamic environment
- Demonstrated knowledge of installation, packing and art handling
- Excellent communication and attention to detail to both clients and coworkers
- Ability to problem solve and solution onsite issues with the experience to know when to escalate problems to supervisor
- Valid driver’s license; CDL license a bonus
- Ability to push and pull 150 pounds on a dolly or cart, as well as 50 pounds without mechanical aid
- Ability to carry 40 pounds of varying size and shape up to a distance of 90 feet
- Ability to stand, walk, squat, bend, kneel, crouch, twist, and reach overhead
- Ability to be exposed to outside weather conditions, including heat, cold, rain and snow
- Familiarity with the use of hand trucks, pallet jacks, jbars, dollies and other necessary warehouse equipment
Compensation & Benefits
Art Handler is an hourly position eligible for overtime. UOVO provides excellent health benefits, 401K matching contribution, generous paid time off, other benefits, and promotes a healthy work/life balance.
To apply, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Art Handler/Driver, Miami” in the subject line.
UOVO is the premier provider of storage and services for art, fashion, and cultural artifacts. With more than 750,000 square feet of dedicated storage space across 7 locations in New York, Delaware, and Florida, UOVO offers bespoke options to meet the specialized needs of any collection. Our full range of services include climate-controlled storage, private viewing galleries, transportation, installation, packing, in-house photography, and digital inventory management. Each UOVO facility is purpose-designed and managed by a team of industry-leading experts dedicated to the highest caliber of security, discretion, professionalism, and care.
Learn more: www.uovo.art
UOVO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment for our employees and the communities in which we operate. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all UOVO facilities follow strict protocols to ensure the health and safety of our community.Apply Now