Museum Technicians and Conservators
Restore, maintain, or prepare objects in museum collections for storage, research, or exhibit. May work with specimens such as fossils, skeletal parts, or botanicals; or artifacts, textiles, or art. May identify and record objects or install and arrange them in exhibits. Includes book or document conservators.
- Most worked in museums, historical sites, and similar venues; in educational institutions; or in Federal, State, or local government.
- A graduate degree and related work experience are required for most positions; museum technicians may enter with a bachelor's degree.
- Keen competition is expected for most jobs because qualified applicants generally outnumber job openings.
|Personality||I'm hands on|
|Job Outlook||Below Average|