Park West Gallery

Art Mover & Preparator

Park West Gallery
Other Cruise Jobs
$1000 - $1300/month
August 3, 2022

Park West Gallery has brought the experience of collecting fine art to more than 3 million collectors around the world since 1969, through art auctions and art sales on over 100 cruise ships and in major cities worldwide. Our mission is to create an entertaining, educational and welcoming environment that ignites a passion for the arts and offers an incomparable collecting experience.

As an Art Handler, you will help to keep our product - the artwork - look its best. Note this is not a client facing role, rather a more behind the scene job. 

Specific Job Duties:

  • Daily art display setup in accordance with best practices and safety guidelines
  • Lead setup and breakdown of around 300 artworks for art auctions 3 days a week
  • During art auctions, gather and stack all requested artwork to be auctioned
  • Bring artworks on or off the main easel quickly and safely
  • Lead and manage a team of hired art movers, educating them in best practices of art handling in accordance with shipboard safety requirements
  • Manage art and supply inventory, alerting the Auctioneer when any items need ordering
  • Assist with onloads and offloads of new artwork collections onto, or off, of a ship
  • Maintain the quality of the onboard art collection
  • Ability to recognize our artist’s work and their style, as well as lot types and mediums
  • Package “Take Off” works safely for clients

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong work ethic
  • Coachable with the willingness and desire to learn
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds on a daily basis
  • Ability to speak English clearly, distinctly and cordially with guests
  • Professional demeanor

Want to learn more about Park West Gallery? Check out our Facebook page or watch our artists in action on YouTube.

Park West Gallery

Park West Gallery

Park West Gallery provides art auctions on the following cruise lines:

  • Norwegian Cruise Line
  • Celebrity Cruises
  • Royal Caribbean International
  • Carnival
  • Princess Cruises

View all jobs