DEPARTMENT: Sports, Recreation, Arts and Culture
DIVISION: Arts, Culture and Heritage
POSITION: Collections and Exhibitions Officer
SALARY: R144576 — R187668 per annum (Plus benefits)
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: BA Degree or B Tech Degree in Fine Arts or Post Graduate Diploma in Museuology / NQF6 or equivalent qualification Communication and Public Relations Skills Computer literacy Relevant Experience Valid driver’s licence CORE RESPONSIBILITIES: Management and preservation of council art collection General administrative duties Planning and implementation of visual art and crafts projects, exhibitions and programmes Work with curators to plan and research projects related to art collection management and development Assist with the quarterly inspection and maintenance routine for the council art collection Assist with the marketing and promotion of the gallery internal and external exhibition programme Assist with installation, including the packing, loading, hanging and framing of exhibits Contribute to gallery development, especially in the area of visitor services Research to develop and sustain the Council art Collections CLOSING DATE: 27 JUNE 2011PLEASE QUOTE REFERENCE NUMBER ON APPLICATIONApplications to be submitted to the following Human Resource Management and Development Office:· Brakpan: Brakpan Civic Centre, Cnr. Elliot & Escombe Streets, Brakpan;· Postal Address: P.O. Box 15 Brakpan 1540· Contacts: (011) 999-7845/7743/7840/7883/8170/7789/7785 No faxed applications will be accepted.Should candidates not be informed of the outcome of the application within six weeks of the closing date, it should be regarded as having been unsuccessful. The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality subscribes to the principles of Employment Equity Act.