Art Handling Specialist - #243125

Iron Mountain


Date: 05/05/2021 04:30 AM

City: Landover, Maryland

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

At Iron Mountain we protect what our customers value most, from the everyday to the extraordinary, while helping them bridge the physical and digital world. Our people have the opportunity to bring their creativity to a workplace that thrives on change. Here, you will be part of a team that doesn’t just embrace what’s exceptional. It creates exceptional.


Art Handling Specialists/Drivers are responsible for ensuring the safe handling of artworks for packing/crating, in transit and during onsite projects. This position will also provide leadership and guidance during projects while acting as liaison between clients and company managers.


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • Handle and move artworks, including wrapping, packing and crating using appropriate techniques and materials
  • Install/de-install artworks during onsite projects using proper techniques and tools
  • Load/unload trucks to ensure safe transit
  • Plan the organization and packing of trucks to ensure utmost safety of objects during transit
  • Conduct inspection reports for various types of art objects
  • Lead a team; provide guidance and coaching during projects
  • Act as liaison while onsite between clients and company management
  • Determine strategy for projects, particularly when senior staff are not onsite
  • Safely operate company vehicle and transport artwork to locations in and around tristate area
  • Maintain compliance with all local, state, DOT regulations
  • Perform all required truck inspections

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, AND ATTRIBUTES:



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge and interest in fine art, decorative art and/or design
  • Demonstrated knowledge of industry standard packing, crating, and installation techniques and materials
  • Ability to speak effectively to clients and coworkers
  • Strong attention to detail, discretion, and follow-through
  • Must be a team player, with the ability to lead and effectively communicate instructions
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work well under pressure
  • 2 + years driving experience within the fine arts transportation or specialized removals industry
  • Must be able to safely operate 26-ft box truck, at minimum
  • Valid driver’s license / CDL license not required but beneficial
  • Clean personal and previous employment driving record lifting, moving, heavy objects (in excess of 75 lbs), bending, kneeling, crouching, etc. Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.

Physical Requirements:


Lifting, moving, heavy objects (in excess of 75 lbs), bending, kneeling, crouching, etc. Must be able to stand for extended periods of time and lift a min. of 50lbs own their own.


Travel Requirements:


Local 95%


Overnight 5%


Utilization of Time and Equipment:


5% Laptop / desktop computer, telephone, projector 95% Lifting, moving, pushing and pulling equipment, cases, containers, or boxes in excess of: 10 - 20 lbs

Licences & Certifications Required:


Must have valid driver’s license / CDL not required but beneficial


Qualifications:


Minimum Education: High School Degree


Minimum Experience: 2 – 4 Years


Preferred Education: 4-Year College Degree


Preferred Experience: 2 – 4 Years


Category: Operations Group


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Iron Mountain Incorporated, founded in 1951, is the global leader for storage and information management services. Trusted by more than 225,000 organizations around the world in approximately 50 countries, Iron Mountain stores and protects billions of valued assets, including critical business information, highly sensitive data, and cultural and historical artifacts.


Providing solutions that include information management, digital transformation, secure storage, secure destruction, as well as data centers, cloud services, and art storage and logistics, Iron Mountain helps customers lower cost and risk, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and enable a digital way of working.


Our Cores Values and Code of Ethics are our north star. They provide a solid base for how we do business and behave every day, so each one of us can experience exceptional.


If you have a physical or mental disability that requires special accommodations, please let us know by sending an email to accommodationrequest@ironmountain.com. See the Supplement to learn more about Equal Employment Opportunity.


Iron Mountain is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. We recruit and hire applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor prohibited by law.


To view the Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law posters and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement, CLICK HERE


Requisition: J0028695



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