[Skip to content] [Skip to main navigation] [Skip to user navigation] [Skip to global search] [Accessibility information] [Contact us]

The Trust employs staff in all of the specialist areas covered by the Horniman: anthropology, musical instruments, natural history, the aquarium, gardens, education, conservation, documentation, collections management and library.

In addition, we have staff providing other functions including Marketing, Fundraising, IT,  HR, Finance, Facilities, Cleaning and Security, and the important service provided directly to the public by our Visitor Assistants.

The Trust has approximately 91 full time equivalent posts and the post-holders are located either in the main Museum or our Study Collections Centre, sited in Greenwich. In addition to these posts we regularly offer short term contracts where we have been successful in obtaining funding for specific projects.

Workshop Technician Ref:CMSP5.15

We are currently looking for a full-time Workshop Technician to assist the Senior Workshop Technician and the Exhibitions Team in the display and maintenance of the Horniman’s temporary exhibitions and permanent galleries.

This is a challenging and interesting role for a highly capable and enthusiastic individual with significant workshop experience, preferably gained in a museum, gallery or college environment.

You need to be able to provide technical assistance to the Exhibitions Team, including mount making, installing and maintaining exhibitions and ensuring the high quality upkeep of front of house areas. Previous experience of handling objects or artworks, and maintaining and installing audio-visual, multi-media and electronic equipment is desirable.

For further information and a job description, please download the application pack below.

The closing date for completed applications is 10am on Monday 3rd August 2015. Interviews will be held on Thursday 13th August 2015.