Production Assistant

Anicka Yi Studio

Anicka Yi Studio

Anicka Yi Studio is looking for a highly capable individual to join our team as a Production Assistant. The Production Assistant will use their diverse skills in fabrication to support artwork production and help with general studio maintenance. Candidates should be familiar with basic techniques used in sculptural fabrication, including mold making, basic carpentry, metalworking, and finishing. Experience operating a CNC machine and 3D printer are a plus. The Production Assistant must be detail oriented, creatively minded, and adaptable to a multitude of approaches and methodologies employed in an interdisciplinary artist’s studio. Preference will be given to applicants with full-time availability, but part-time commitments (minimum 3 days/week) will be considered on a case by case basis.

The position is compensated at a rate of $23/hr with benefits for full-time employees.

Responsibilities
  • Assembly and finishing of artworks

  • General facilities upkeep

Requirements
  • A minimum of 2 years of art fabrication experience

  • General carpentry skills

  • General metalworking skills (cutting, grinding, polishing, MIG welding)

  • Flexible mold making skills (platinum silicones, urethane resin)

  • Finishing skills (filling, sanding, priming, painting)

  • Knowledge of contemporary art

  • General art handling and installation skills

  • Proficient in communication

  • Ability to independently manage time and meet deadlines

  • Ability to foresee potential obstacles or problems

  • CAD/3D Modeling abilities a plus

  • Ability to operate CNC Machines and 3D printers a plus

How to Apply

To apply, please send a letter of interest, resume, and relevant work samples to studiomanager@anickayistudio.biz, using subject line: Production Assistant Application.

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Posted on November 15