Fine Art Framer Hinger / Fitter

DDG Frameshop

Museum quality fine arts picture frame shop is looking for a new framer with extensive matting experience to join our team. We are looking for a reliable self–starter with a dedication to superior craftsmanship.

At DDG, we hold ourselves to the highest standards of archival framing and design, delivering state-of-the-art final products to museums, galleries, and private collectors. Please apply ONLY if you share in our passion for preservation and quality.

Responsibilities
  • matting, hinging, and fitting of our client work

  • measuring artwork and determining proper mat dimensions

  • updating location of art works with in the shop

  • maintaining a clean personal work area

  • organizing supplies and alerting management of materials to restock

Requirements
  • at least 2 to 3 years in hinging and fitting

  • extensive knowledge of types of rice paper hinges and other non-invasive mounting methods

  • familiar with computerized mat cutting equipment

  • an ability to work systematically and take direction from worksheets

  • a deep understanding of materials and their properties, including but not limited to mats, acrylic/ glass glazing, and adhesives (specifically wheat starch paste)

  • takes pride in one’s craft and eagerly desires to increase skill set

  • mindful of work pace and production deadlines

  • knowledge of proper art handling and packaging procedures

  • team player who works well with others

How to Apply

Please email resume, references, and a few sentence introduction stating the reasons why you are the best person to for this job.

Position: Part Time OR Full Time

Salary will commensurate with experience.

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Posted on June 4