Our staff are professionals from a wide range of backgrounds, with a passion for conserving cultural heritage. ICS provides generous professional development training and annual membership support to help staff stay at the top of their game.

We’d love to hear from you if you’d like to join our big team of experienced materials conservators, collections management specialists, built heritage project managers and administration specialists.

Ongoing vacancies: all our vacant positions are advertised below.

General employment enquiries (including casual and contract work): Scroll down to register!  We are keen to hear about your availability for work, even if we don’t have a suitable position right now.  We regularly refer to our online database when job opportunities arise.

Internships: Scroll down to register for occasional positions that become available throughout the year.

Current Opportunities

Paintings & Paper Conservator
Chatswood, Sydney
Easel Paintings and Paper Teams
$65,496 - $73,368 + 9.5% superannuation
Conservation Projects Manager
Sydney and Melbourne, Australia
Objects and Outdoor Heritage
$76,032 to $94,416 plus super
Heritage Trades Specialist
Sydney, Australia
Objects & Outdoor Heritage
$69,336 to $80,976 plus super
Objects Conservator
Melbourne, Sydney, Australia
Objects and Outdoor Heritage
$62,808 to $82,608 plus super

General Employment Enquiries

Register your interest on the link below if you would like to work with us in Sydney, Canberra or Melbourne.

We regularly employ casual and contract staff on a wide range of projects. Our casual and contract staff include students, graduates, experienced conservators, collections managers, technicians, artisans, and heritage trades specialists.

If you are looking for ongoing work, and we have no suitable positions advertised, complete our online form for our future reference.

We keep CVs, work type preferences, your availability and contact details in our employment database so we can contact you directly when suitable opportunities arise.

Internship Opportunities

Register your interest in an ICS internship on the link below.  

Each year we offer a small number of internships to support tertiary students gain hands on skills in materials conservation or collections management.  We work with universities to ensure our work placements provide good learning opportunities that will enhance postgraduate career opportunities. Internships are only available to currently enrolled tertiary students. 

We will keep your CV and contact details in our internship database so we can contact you directly if suitable opportunities arise. 

Please note: our internship opportunities are dependent on client timeframes, and may not be available within normal university placement periods.