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Showtown are seeking a Technician to take a pro-active role in the provision of technical support for our collections and exhibitions. This will be for our portfolio of properties including Showtown, our History Centre and collections hubs located across Blackpool.

Initially there will be a strong focus on Showtown’s permanent displays and changing exhibition programme.

Lead by our Exhibitions Manager, your focus will be on the day to day technical care and maintenance of existing displays and interpretation of our own collections and those that are on loan to us.

You will work with the Exhibitions Team and wider Programming team in the technical planning of future Exhibitions and will be responsible for museums technician aspects of sourcing materials, install, operation and de-install of Exhibitions across Blackpool Heritage & Museum Trust display sites and caring for our Collection across all sites.

Salary: £25,500 - £27,500 depending on experience

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Location: Showtown, History Centre and collections hubs locations across Blackpool

Reporting to: Exhibitions Manager

Closing date: Thursday 29th February 2024 at 12 noon

Interview date (Blackpool): Wednesday 7th March 2024

How to apply


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