HGV Driver / Art Technician

  • Hayes
  • Crozier Fine Arts
*ABOUT US….*

We believe that art has the power to change our lives and the world for the better; how art gets there – from museums across the world to regional art galleries to the intimacy of someone’s home - matters to us. If you share this belief, please join us in our mission to be the primary service provider for the people and entities responsible for the care, movement, and long-term preservation of art and culture

Crozier is part of Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the global leader in innovative storage and information management services, storing and protecting billions of valued assets, including critical business information, highly sensitive data, and cultural and historical artifacts. The infrastructure of Iron Mountain uniquely positions Crozier to handle diverse and non-traditional collections. Ultra High-resolution 3D scanning, digitization, and bespoke archival solutions are some of the specific services Crozier’s affiliation with Iron Mountain affords.

Crozier Fine Arts are looking for a *HGV Driver / Art Technician* to join our team in Hayes or Vauxhall

*THE ROLE...*

As an HGV Driver and Art Technician at Crozier Fine Arts, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safe and secure transportation of artworks, working with the most prestigious museums, galleries and art fairs. You will be responsible for driving our specialised fleet of heavy goods vehicles, maintaining them in top-notch condition, and adhering to all transportation regulations and safety standards. Additionally, you will be entrusted with handling and installing art pieces, requiring precision, delicacy, and art-specific knowledge.

*\* If you have professional experience within a practical or technical role, this role may suit your skills. Roles such as facilities or maintenance, engineering, carpentry, joinery; any role that involves problem solving, precision measuring and the use of hand or power tools would be relatable to the art installation side of the job*

*KEY RESPONSIBILITIES…*

* Ensure appropriate equipment is used to transport and install artworks safely to the required destination/location
* Ensure all procedures/instructions are followed, including paperwork, scanning, labelling, packing and securing.
* Liaise with appropriate personnel when necessary to ensure communication is up to date for delivery.
* Appropriate care of the fleet vehicles to minimise damage, accidents and loss.
* Full compliance of all road traffic requirements, including speed, safe driving and tacho rules.
* Full compliance of company health and safety requirements to include wearing PPE and safety wear on company and client property.
* Undertake company mandatory training when required

*YOUR QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE*

* Full clean driving licence
* Experience within the art industry / Art Installations would be extremely advantageous, although experience within a practical role would also be considered, roles that involve the use of hand/power tools, attention to fine detail & precision measuring. Experience within the removals industry would also be applicable.
* HGV licence C1 or 2
* Aviation security trained advantageous

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

* Be part of an ever-evolving global organization focused on transformation and innovation
* A support system where you have a safe place to voice your opinion, share feedback, and be your true authentic self
* Global connectivity to learn from teammates who share your passion for art
* Competitive Total Reward offerings to support your career at Iron Mountain, family, personal wellness, and financial wellbeing
* Our clients come from all walks of life, and so do we. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger. If you share our values and our enthusiasm, bring your best self to work. We insist.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:
* Company pension
* Cycle to work scheme
* Private medical insurance
* Referral programme

Experience:
* Art Handling: 1 year (preferred)
* Removals: 1 year (preferred)
* Art Installation: 1 year (preferred)

Licence/Certification:
* HGV Class 2 Licence (required)

Work Location: In person