Preview Worker
Los Angeles, CA

Closing date: 31 Dec 2021

Our Los Angeles based Operations department is seeking Preview Workers to assist customers in examining items during preview days and special events; call Appraisers/Specialists as required. Other duties may include assisting with merchandise pick-up following an auction, assisting various departments with auction related administrative tasks.

In your role as Preview Worker you will be required to carry out the following:

Key Tasks and Responsibilities


• Assist clients viewing auctions items inside and outside of display cases.
• Answer general non-technical questions (sale dates, times, etc.).
• Provide quality customer service.
• Call specialists as needed for technical information and/or specific inquiries on property.
• Assist in preventing theft by following security procedures.

Sale Day
• Assist with clerking and/or phone bidding in the sale as needed.
• Call underbids as needed.
• Assist with postsale property pickup.

Delivery and Pick Up

• Deliver lots to customers as indicated on collection slip; obtain signatures; file collection slips appropriately.
• Answer general questions.
• Assist in preventing theft by following security procedures.

Special Projects

• Assisting in general department administration where necessary.
• Unpack and pack boxes.
• Help set-up sales.
• Polish silver
• Calling department lists to remind customers of upcoming previews

Please email your resume and cover letter in PDF format to Recruitment.

Bonhams offers health, dental and vision benefit options, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) retirement savings plan, paid time off, pre-tax commuter benefits and more. We thank you for your interest in this position, please note that we will only contact candidates chosen for further consideration. No phone inquiries please.

Bonhams is an equal opportunity employer. As part of our commitment to fight for equality, we work to ensure a fair and consistent interview process. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to an inclusive work environment.