Ceramic Studio - Experienced Fabricator *
Montecito Heights, California 90032
Studio Fabricators must have a high level of working knowledge of best practices for slab ceramics in order to assist with the fabrication of high-quality and large slab construction ceramics for wholesale, trade, and custom commissioned orders
Perform slab constructed fabrication duties such as preparing and assembling production ceramics large scale planters, vases, and art works. Applicant must have at least 6 years of slabbing experience - specially focused on large scale works or comparable. Wheel throwing skills are not transferable for this studio’s construction methods.
Must be able to sit and stand for long periods of time, utilize hands and arms in a variety of positions with a wide range of grip strength and manual dexterity, and lift and carry up to 20 pounds
Who we are: The setting for this position is within a 3,300 sq ft warehouse in East LA, that houses the creation, fabrication and sale of mixed media sculpture with a primary focus in ceramics.
With six full time employees, the studio is a business first and an artist studio second - we offer up to 36 hours per week plus a full benefit package that includes shared-cost health insurance after 60 days.
Who we need : If you are an individual with prior art and studio experience as a full-scale and ready-to-go Fabricator that is seeking full time hours, has the skills and abilities to work in a small but growing studio environment assisting the Creative Director transform artistic ideas into magnificent sold artifacts, and is seeking an opportunity to become part of a growing business, it would be great to hear from you.