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Pewabic Pottery is always accepting resumes for qualified individuals to work in our Fabrication, Museum Store, and Education departments. Resumes will be kept for 6 months from date of submission and will be reviewed throughout the year. If interested, check the website often and resubmit your qualifications regularly.
Submit Resume and Salary Requirements to:
email@example.com or fax to 313-822-6266
Kiln Tech (Full-time)
As a member of the Fabrication team, assist in the proper and timely firing of all jobs as assigned. Use proper care in the operation and maintenance of all kilns.
Knowledge of gas and electric kiln operating procedures. Kiln repair experience preferred. A Ceramics degree or equivalent experience is preferred. Detail oriented individual with a focus on producing quality work on a timely basis. Good communication skills and ability to multi task is important.
Interested candidates may submit resume and salary requirements to Director of Fabrication, Katie Duncan firstname.lastname@example.org or fax 313-2131.
Full Time (40 hours)
As a member of the Fabrication team, assist in the thorough and timely flow of all tile pressing functions. Ceramics degree or equivalent clay work experience preferred.
Individual should be detail oriented with excellent organizational skills with a focus on producing a quality product in a team environment. Ability to multi-task and change direction as priorities change. Ability to perform laborious and repetitive tasks.
Key responsibilities will include but will not be limited to pressing tiles by hand and through the use of RAM press and foot press. Tag and count tiles keeping daily records. Monitor the drying process, clean and sand tiles. Recycle clay and assist in the claymaking process as needed. Demonstrate and explain pressing techniques to visitors and other tasks as assigned.
Interested candidates may submit resume and salary requirements to email@example.com or fax 313-626-2150.
Pewabic Pottery Education Studio Intern Program
The Pewabic Pottery Education Studio Intern Program is geared towards college students, recent ceramics graduates, as well as ceramic artists who are interested in pursuing a career as a ceramic studio artist, teaching or furthering their ceramic education. Interns perform a wide variety of functions throughout the Education Studio in exchange for open-studio time. This is an opportunity for artists to join a supportive educational environment while building their resume with essential teaching and technical skills.
Interns work a minimum of 15 hours per week. In exchange for this work they will receive access to open studio hours. Each person will receive a shelf space and free access to all studio glazes and firings. In order to maintain a rigorous educational atmosphere, students will be given access to all teachers, workshops, and the opportunity to sit in on class sessions when space dictates.
Minimum job requirements
Education: HS Diploma, BFA preferred
Special Skills: Knowledge of ceramic materials and processes is preferred, however, The Education Studio is willing to train individuals who are sufficiently motivated to learn. Wheel throwing experience is a plus.
Applicants must have good people skills, a desire to teach, and be able to function well in a classroom setting. This position requires frequent heavy lifting and bending.
Duties shall include but not be limited to:
- General classroom assistance.
- Responsibility for processing artwork, loading and unloading kilns.
- Class set up and clean up.
- Making Clay, Glazes, Slips, and general materials maintenance.
- Assisting Students, Teachers, The Mgr. of Education Programs and Studio Technician.
Interns’ reports to the Manager of Education Programs, tasks are assigned by the Studio Technician.
To Apply: Email resume, images of artwork, letter of intent, availability and two references to firstname.lastname@example.org