Science Museum, Blythe House


Collections Care



Contract type:

Contract Permanent


Full time



Collections Packer

We are looking for enthusiastic Collections Packers to pack our collections at Blythe House in preparation for transport to our new store at the National Collections Centre in Wiltshire. You will be working alongside our logistics and conservation teams to pack the diverse collections in Blythe House.


The role offers a unique opportunity to work as part of a fast-paced team gaining practical experience working with one of the world’s greatest science, technology and medicine collections. You will be using barcode scanning technology and one of the world’s leading museum collections management software to track a very diverse collection. You will be crucial in making the collections stored at Blythe House safe to travel.


You will have experience of object handling and packing, as well as the ability to work calmly and effectively to deadlines. You will also be able to operate manual handling equipment, for example trolleys.

You will be offered excellent benefits, including 25 days annual leave in addition to bank holidays, a contributory pension scheme, BUPA medical and dental care, an annual season ticket loan and numerous staff discounts whilst developing your career in a world class museum group.

Please visit our website for further information and to apply:

You will receive a confirmation email from [email protected] once you have submitted your application via our recruitment website.  If you do not receive an email, please contact us on the above email address where our HR Service team will be able to assist you.

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