Job Opportunities

 

U.S.Art Company is the nation’s largest art handling company. We handle the finest art and antiques in the world.

We have offices across the country and are looking for top talent to fill various positions. We are especially looking for people that understand what it means to be a team player, motivated and willing to learn.

We offer competitive wages (based on experience), bonuses, sick/personal time, paid holidays, health insurance, 401k and Profit Sharing.

If you want to work in a dynamic and energetic work environment with great teams and a company that rewards success, we encourage you to apply.

Please review all of our open positions below and applicants can click “Apply Online” below to fill out an application and submit your resume.

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

 

 

 

Project Coordinator: Compton

 

U.S.Art Company is searching for a Project Coordinator to provide International and Domestic transit services to clients worldwide. This position will require an understanding of the service level required for the transport of fine art or a willingness to learn. The successful candidate must be able to work independently in a fast paced, team environment. Interest or knowledge of fine art is preferred.

The ideal candidate will be a highly organized, quick-thinking, detail oriented person with solid computer skills, pleasant phone manner, excellent client service skills and knowledge of art and/or fine art transportation. Must be able to work independently but able to accept direction and feedback. Ability to problem solve is a must. The right person will work with an established client base while also developing new relationships with full support and training to ensure your success.

This is a salaried, full-time position (40+ hours per week), Monday through Friday from 8AM to 5PM with additional hours as needed to complete projects by client deadlines. The environment is generally fast-paced, challenging, and interesting.

Salary commensurate with experience. Profit sharing, 401 K, medical insurance. Paid company holidays and vacation.

General Responsibilities:
This position is focused on the coordination and logistics management of multiple projects simultaneously while also drafting estimates and responding to client requests. The position covers both domestic and international projects.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Provide detailed and accurate estimates to clients.
  • Work with existing client base
  • Assist with the development of new clients.
  • Coordinate with other departments as necessary for specific projects.
  • Contribute to retention of documentation required by US Customs.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned and required
  • Understand and follow company rules and regulations.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment

Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • Client service orientation.
  • US Customs Broker License (Preferred)
  • Proven background in building and maintaining internal and external relationships.
  • Strong quantitative, analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong organizational and presentation skills.
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal communication skills, and strong work ethic.
  • Experience in interacting with senior level management and all levels of employ.
  • Must work well independently and in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of museum standards for packing and transportation (preferred)
  • Experience with import and export fine art, with Fish & Wildlife, and other government agencies (preferred).
  • Willingness to travel
  • BA in Art History, History, Museum Studies or related field (preferred)

 

Project Coordinator: Randolph, MA

 

National fine art transportation company is searching for a Project Coordinator to provide International and Domestic transit services to clients worldwide. This position will require an understanding of the service level required for the transport of fine art or a willingness to learn. The successful candidate must be able to work independently in a fast paced, team environment. Interest or knowledge of fine art is preferred.

The ideal candidate will be a highly organized, quick-thinking, detail oriented person with solid computer skills, pleasant phone manner, excellent client service skills and knowledge of art and/or fine art transportation. Must be able to work independently but able to accept direction and feedback. Ability to problem solve is a must. The right person will work with an established client base while also developing new relationships with full support and training to ensure your success.

This is a salaried, full-time position (40+ hours per week), Monday through Friday from 7AM to 4PM with additional hours as needed to complete projects by client deadlines. The environment is generally fast-paced, challenging, and interesting.

Salary commensurate with experience. Profit sharing, 401 K, health insurance. Paid company holidays and vacation.

General Responsibilities:
This position is focused on the coordination and logistics management of multiple projects simultaneously while also drafting estimates and responding to client requests. The position covers both domestic and international projects.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Provide detailed and accurate estimates to clients.
  • Work with existing client base
  • Assist with the development of new clients.
  • Coordinate with other departments as necessary for specific projects.
  • Contribute to retention of documentation required by US Customs.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned and required
  • Understand and follow company rules and regulations.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment

Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • Client service orientation.
  • US Customs Broker License (Preferred)
  • Proven background in building and maintaining internal and external relationships.
  • Strong quantitative, analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong organizational and presentation skills.
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal communication skills, and strong work ethic.
  • Experience in interacting with senior level management and all levels of employ.
  • Must work well independently and in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of museum standards for packing and transportation (preferred)
  • Willingness to travel
  • BA in Art History, History, Museum Studies or related field (preferred)

 

Operations Manager: Randolph, MA

U.S.Art Company, Inc., the nation’s largest fine art handling/transportation company seeks full-time Operations Manager At U.S.Art Company. This position is responsible for the scheduling, staffing, routing, direct customer interaction and overall supervision of a Long Distance trips within our nationwide system.

The right candidate will bring high energy, manager’s vision and a long term commitment to the table. Applicants must possess strong logistical and organizational skills to manage a growing fleet of vehicles.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Scheduling
  • Staffing
  • Routing
  • Direct Client Interaction
  • Overall Supervision of a Long Distance trip within our Nationwide System.

Benefits:

  • Health benefits
  • 401k with 10% company match
  • Profit sharing
  • Vacation
  • Sick time

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred
  • Experience in museum industry is a plus and 2 years experience in Operations/Dispatch

 

Part-Time Accounting Assistant: Randolph, MA

U.S.Art Company,Inc., the nation’s largest fine art handling/transportation company seeks an individual who can assist our accounting department with various accounting activity in the following areas:

  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • General Ledger Accounts
  • Account Reconciliations
  • Various other tasks and assignments as needed

Additional Requirements

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to multitask
  • Processes strong written and communication skills
  • Strong computer skills

Compensation: $20-22/ hour

Qualifications:

  • Experience working in an accounting department
  • Experience performing AR, AP, and GL activities

 

Part Time Administrative Assistant: Randolph, MA

US.Art Company,Inc., the nation’s largest fine art handling/transportation company seeks a part time Administrative Assistant that will be assisting the accounting department with the following:

  • Various AR & AP administrative tasks
  • Filing
  • Scanning
  • Organizing
  • Additional assignments when needed

Additional Requirements

  • Good computer skills
  • Possesses strong written and communication skills
  • Strong attention to details and ability to multitask

Compensation: $17 – $18 / hour

Qualifications:

  • Experience working in an accounting department environment
  • Administrative Assistant: 1 year experience

Fleet Maintenance Manager – Randolph

U.S.Art Company, Inc. is the nation’s largest transporter of fine art and antiques. Founded in 1983, we currently have nine offices located across the country. We offer a complete array of services including transportation, storage, crating, installation, and international import and export.
We seek that professional looking for a place to hang their hat and make their mark. Growth potential in this market is excellent and the right candidate will flourish.

Responsibilities:
• Planning and scheduling all the repair work companywide, promoting tasks to be completed in a safe and timely manner.
• Supervise daily and schedule operations of technicians and fleet maintenance.
• This position will help accurately maintain vehicles and/or equipment records by recording service and repairs, and maintain necessary supplies.
• Identify training opportunities as well as document issues as necessary, and execute corrective actions constructively.
• Oversee the selling and purchasing of equipment.
• Receiving and inventorying parts for the shop.
• Scheduling truck and equipment routine services.
• Data entry/general office work and maintaining equipment files.
• Being in compliance with company and safety standards, and with all federal and state regulations.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
• Knowledge of engine, emission systems, transmission, brake, hydraulic, and electrical systems to perform advanced preventive repair maintenance on heavy equipment and vehicles used by the company
• Basic computer skills with Microsoft Office knowledge
• Leadership skills
• Ability to work in a team setting and encourage employee productivity
• Problem solving and ability to focus on accuracy
• Organizational skills and strong attention to detail
• Ability to prioritize work and multi task in a fast paced environment
• Evaluate a situation and make strategic decisions

Qualifications:
• Supervisory experience in a lead technician role
• Class A diesel truck, hydraulics, electrical and general repair experience
• Experience working on various heavy equipment
• Valid Driver’s License
• CDL license is a plus

Benefits:
• Competitive weekly pay
• Health insurance
• Paid Holidays and Vacations
• Sick time
• Company Matching 401k
• Profit sharing
• Uniforms

Education:
• High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:
• Electrical systems: 1 year (Preferred)
• Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:
• Driver’s License (Required)
• CDL license (Preferred)

Maintenance/Groundskeeper Randolph,MA

U.S.Art Company is seeking a full-time Maintenance and Groundskeeper position for highly motivated, dependable person with diverse skills and a strong work ethic.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
· Daily janitorial and restocking duties
· Maintain and service equipment and building systems
· Maintain exterior and interior property including landscaping
· Emergency response and snow removal outside of normal operating hours
· Warehouse work including receiving deliveries and operation of forklifts
· Miscellaneous cleaning, painting, refinishing, and repairs
· Interfacing with and assisting clients in a professional manner
· Occasional driving required
· Must be comfortable working with a variety of hand and power tools
· Duties, responsibilities, and activities change daily. Ability to adapt a must
· Working independently and team settings

The ideal candidate will possess a “can-do attitude”, be able to follow direction, have good problem-solving skills and be a detail-oriented person.
Must have the flexibility to work overtime, evening and/or weekend hours, as well as during snow or property emergencies as needed.
Mechanical aptitude necessary. Some basic electrical, plumbing, HVAC, carpentry, and troubleshooting / problem-solving skills helpful. On the job training provided.
Applicants must be able to do heavy physical work and have the ability to lift, climb, bend, stoop, crawl, crouch, kneel, stand, twist, and lean.
This is a hands-on position in which you must be open to learning new skills.
Candidate needs to possess good organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously.
Must have a clean driving record and be able to obtain a DOT medical card.
A background check, TSA security clearance, and drug test are prerequisites.
Military and/or vocational background a plus.
Benefits include health insurance, dental, vision profit sharing, and 401K.

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: Up to $20.00 per hour

 

CDL A and B Driver(s) / Art Handler – Nationwide

We have exciting Nationwide opportunities for full time employees to transport goods inter and intrastate, at all of our 8 offices. We are currently seeking Full-Time drivers with a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) A & B to transport fine art / antiques nationwide. Long distance trips involve 1, 2 & 3 weeks OTR w/ partner. All expenses paid along with excellent pay per mile, stop rate bonus and benefits. When not OTR, local work is available. Some packing experience is a plus but not necessary – we will provide training and pair you with an experienced partner.

U.S.Art is the nation’s largest fine art transportation company. Operating for almost 40 years, our company provides the most comprehensive, museum-quality art handling services in the country. We are committed to providing unparalleled services to museums, galleries, and private collectors.

Benefits:

-Weekly Direct Deposit paycheck
-Health Insurance
-401K
-Profit sharing
-Excellent pay per mile (not split). Plus stop rate bonus
-Operations staff available 24 hours a day to assist
-All drivers issued a Comdata Card for fuel and repairs
-$500 sign on bonus after 90 days
-6 paid Holidays.  3 paid sick days.  1 week paid vacation.  2 weeks after 1 full year

Additional Information:

-Fleet of double bunk, automatic, Volvos and Freightliners.
-Over the road.  Team Driving.  Home most weekends
-Home terminals in: Boston, MA / Secaucus, NJ / Landover, MD / Orlando, FL / Dallas, TX / Saint Louis, MO / Chicago, IL / Compton, CA

We are looking for smart/ hard working individuals who want a place to “hang their hat” and be part a team that is the industry leader in fine art transportation.

Starting average salary from $58-$68k per year.

Qualified applicants should submit a Cover Letter and Resume by clicking Apply Online to fill out an application.

 

 

Immediate Need for Crater/Fine Art Handler (Los Angeles)

Summary:
U.S.Art Company, Inc., the nation’s largest fine art handling/transportation company seeks full-time Crater/ Fine Art Handler to work in our Los Angeles, CA location in Compton. This person will be fabricating high quality crates for the transportation for Fine Art & Antiques, from Museums, galleries and private collector.
At U.S.Art Company, attention to detail and safety when handling artworks are paramount. Successful candidates will have excellent awareness and take pride in their appearance and work.

Qualifications:
– US work authorization (required).
– High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
– Carpentry experience, basic knowledge of woodworking and power tools required.
– Previous experience in fine art handling and packing preferred.
– Good verbal communication skills and must take direction well.
– Professional appearance and demeanor.
– Ability to travel occasionally.

Duties and Responsibilities:
– Fabrication of high quality art crates.
– Art Handling.
– Packing and unpacking fine art.
– Provide basic tool kit, (cordless driver and bits, utility knife, tape gun, tape measure, etc.)
– Lift 50 lbs.

Skills:
– Carpentry / Wood Working.
– Art packing and handling.
– Detail oriented.

Benefits:
– Health benefits.
– 401k with 10% company match.
– Profit sharing.
– Vacation.
– Sick time.
– Personal days.

 

 

Art handler/Installers- Los Angeles, CA

The art handler/prep candidates must be highly motivated, detail oriented, team players with prior experience at a museum, gallery, or other art handling company.  An hourly position, 5 days a week.

Skills are to include, but not be limited to-

Knowledge of best practices for wrapping and packing 2-D and 3-D objects.  Ability to select proper archival and other packing materials depending upon the medium, surfaces, condition and fragility of a particular work. Know how to pack a slat crate, travel frame, shadow box, slipcase, cavity pack, and standard crating techniques. Know how to properly wrap, load, and strap artworks within a truck to keep them safe in transport. Prepare condition reports. Install artwork using various hardware and in changing settings.

Position Requirements –
– Pass a pre-employment drug test.
– Have a valid driver’s license.
– Professional appearance and demeanor.
– Provide your own basic tool kit.  (cordless driver and bits, utility knife, tape gun, tape measure etc.)
– Lift 50 lbs.

Qualified applicants should submit a Cover Letter and Resume by clicking Apply Online to fill out an application.

 

Immediate Need for Crater/Fine Art Handler (Secaucus, NJ)

Summary:
U.S.Art Company, Inc., the nation’s largest fine art handling/transportation company seeks full-time Crater/ Fine Art Handler to work in our Secaucus, NJ location. This person will be fabricating high quality crates for the transportation for Fine Art & Antiques, from Museums, galleries and private collector.
At U.S.Art Company, attention to detail and safety when handling artworks are paramount. Successful candidates will have excellent awareness and take pride in their appearance and work.

Qualifications:
– US work authorization (required).
– High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
– Carpentry experience, basic knowledge of woodworking and power tools required.
– Previous experience in fine art handling and packing preferred.
– Good verbal communication skills and must take direction well.
– Professional appearance and demeanor.
– Ability to travel occasionally.

Duties and Responsibilities:
– Fabrication of high quality art crates.
– Art Handling.
– Packing and unpacking fine art.
– Provide basic tool kit, (cordless driver and bits, utility knife, tape gun, tape measure, etc.)
– Lift 50 lbs.

Skills:
– Carpentry / Wood Working.
– Art packing and handling.
– Detail oriented.

Benefits:
– Health benefits.
– 401k with 10% company match.
– Profit sharing.
– Vacation.
– Sick time.
– Personal days.

 

Immediate Need for Crater/Fine Art Handler (Randolph, MA)

Summary:
U.S.Art Company, Inc., the nation’s largest fine art handling/transportation company seeks full-time Crater/ Fine Art Handler to work in our Randolph, MA location. This person will be fabricating high quality crates for the transportation for Fine Art & Antiques, from Museums, galleries and private collector.
At U.S.Art Company, attention to detail and safety when handling artworks are paramount. Successful candidates will have excellent awareness and take pride in their appearance and work.

Qualifications:
– US work authorization (required).
– High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
– Carpentry experience, basic knowledge of woodworking and power tools required.
– Previous experience in fine art handling and packing preferred.
– Good verbal communication skills and must take direction well.
– Professional appearance and demeanor.
– Ability to travel occasionally.

Duties and Responsibilities:
– Fabrication of high quality art crates.
– Art Handling.
– Packing and unpacking fine art.
– Provide basic tool kit, (cordless driver and bits, utility knife, tape gun, tape measure, etc.)
– Lift 50 lbs.

Skills:
– Carpentry / Wood Working.
– Art packing and handling.
– Detail oriented.

Benefits:
– Health benefits.
– 401k with 10% company match.
– Profit sharing.
– Vacation.
– Sick time.
– Personal days

 

Art Handler/Driver ( Secaucus, NJ)

U.S.Art Company, Inc. seeks an experienced Art Handler/Driver to join its regional office in Secaucus, NJ location.
U.S.Art is the nation’s largest fine art handling company, covering domestic and international transportation, storage, packing and crating, and installation of fine art and museum objects.
Our Art Handlers pack, install and transport all manner of art and artifacts for galleries, collectors, and museums. Art Handlers may also assist in preparation of custom crates and boxes. Most work is done in a two-person team.
Company-paid travel will be required as needed. Travel varies from 1-2 overnight trips per week to longer week-long trips around the country.
Position starts at $21/Hr for an average work week of 30-40 hours. Benefits include paid time off, health insurance, 401K with company match, and profit sharing.

Responsibilities
-Pack all manner of artworks and artifacts in a variety of soft-packs and crates. Install and de-install all types of flatworks and sculptures.
-Load, unload, and drive 14-24′ box trucks
-Use basic hand tools and moving equipment, including tape guns, tape measures, glue guns, drills, j-bars, pallet jacks, dollies.

Position Requirements
-Possess a valid Driver’s License.
-Possess or obtain a DOT medical card, which requires completion of a basic physical exam.
-Pass a pre-employment drug test.
-Crouch, bend, grip, climb a ladder, and lift 50-100 lbs frequently.

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $21.00 – $22.00 per hour

Art Handler/Driver ( Landover, MD)

U.S.Art Company, Inc. seeks an experienced Art Handler/Driver to join its regional office in Landover, MD location.
U.S.Art is the nation’s largest fine art handling company, covering domestic and international transportation, storage, packing and crating, and installation of fine art and museum objects.
Our Art Handlers pack, install and transport all manner of art and artifacts for galleries, collectors, and museums. Art Handlers may also assist in preparation of custom crates and boxes. Most work is done in a two-person team.
Company-paid travel will be required as needed. Travel varies from 1-2 overnight trips per week to longer week-long trips around the country.
Position starts at $21/Hr for an average work week of 30-40 hours. Benefits include paid time off, health insurance, 401K with company match, and profit sharing.

Responsibilities
-Pack all manner of artworks and artifacts in a variety of soft-packs and crates. Install and de-install all types of flatworks and sculptures.
-Load, unload, and drive 14-24′ box trucks
-Use basic hand tools and moving equipment, including tape guns, tape measures, glue guns, drills, j-bars, pallet jacks, dollies.

Position Requirements
-Possess a valid Driver’s License.
-Possess or obtain a DOT medical card, which requires completion of a basic physical exam.
-Pass a pre-employment drug test.
-Crouch, bend, grip, climb a ladder, and lift 50-100 lbs frequently.

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $21.00 – $22.00 per hour