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The function of the National Museum of Naval Aviation is to select, collect, preserve, and display appropriate memorabilia representative of the development, growth and historic heritage of Naval Aviation.  This position is located in the Operation/Maintenance Department.  The purpose of this position is to perform work in the restoration and maintenance of aircraft, components and artifacts to be exhibited.


The ideal candidate for this position would be pursuing graduate education with a major study in illustrative design, commercial art, fine arts, industrial design, architecture, drafting, interior design, or other fields related to the position.


·         Perform a variety of skilled-craft methods, techniques, and processed to perform actual preservation, restoration, and maintenance of aircraft and their components

·         Take steps to preserve and restore to original design features by following prescribed conservation measures with respect to historic materials

·         Answer visitor's questions, giving general information and directions and provide information concerning phases of historic restoration processes