Calling Makers and Artists - Wood workers, candle makers, builders (Logan Square)

Diversey near Pulaski

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compensation: 15 per hour plus commissions and bonuses
employment type: part-time

Local Logan Square handmade wood-working company is seeking a reliable, social and eager person to join the team. The person would join a small team to help around the shop with sales and wood shop classes. No wood shop skills needed although some knowledge and interest would be great. We are happy to teach!
The more knowledge and history you have will be greatly beneficial.
We have Lasers, CNC, 3D printer and full wood shop plus glass cutting and finishing and candle making equipment. And Sanders. because everything needs a little sanding.

We do three things: design and produce glass and wood products, take on commissions from other designers and artisans, as well as create spaces to teach people how to make their own products. The bar-wares are handmade which means each piece gets one-on-one attention by our artisans to create and check for quality.

Responsibilities Include:
- Hosting guests in our wood shop.
- Ability to learn and use hand tools to help create the wooden pieces.
- Provide sales assistance from online and in-person orders.
- Provide shipping assistance when needed.
- Keep an organized record of sales & inventory.
- Create and maintain healthy relationships with customers and vendors.
- Maintain a safe and clean environment.

This position will require evenings and weekends as that is when we are servicing the public.
The position is hourly plus commission on sales and bonuses for teaching events/classes at the studio.
Hours will range from full time to part time depending on shows and events, typically around 30 to 40 hours a week.
This is a fun place to be and we are looking to hire another fun happy individual to join and help make us better.

All applicants must send a COVER LETTER and RESUME. In your cover letter, explain why YOU are the person that we should HIRE.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6962319728



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