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David Zwirner

Facilities Assistant

Operations-Facilities – New York, New York
Department Operations-Facilities
Employment Type Full time

David Zwirner seeks a Facilities Assistant for immediate hire. All candidates should be highly organized self-starters, with a strong emphasis on aesthetics and an interest in fine art. Relevant experience with light construction, custodial work, and general maintenance is highly preferred. The ideal candidate must have 1-3 years of comparable experience, preferably at a commercial gallery.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Daily paint touch-ups and wall patching of exhibition spaces and offices
  • Sweep and mop all exhibition spaces
  • Maintain clean sidewalk and facade
  • Monitor and change light bulbs as needed
  • Assist with building maintenance projects
  • Organize common spaces and work areas
  • Assist with openings and special events
  • Order janitorial supplies
  • Assist Associate Director of Operations / Facilities Manager with maintenance of building systems
  • Collect and dispose of trash and recycling daily


  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to handle a high volume of projects with speed and accuracy
  • Must be a proactive team player
  • Interest in contemporary art

Position hours are 5 days a week, 9am to 5pm. Candidate will occasionally need to work additional hours. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Absolutely no calls or walk-ins please.

David Zwirner is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  • Location
    New York, New York
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  • Employment Type
    Full time
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