CUSTOM PICTURE FRAMER
Part-time picture framer for an art gallery/custom frame shop. The shop is a mixture of careful craftsmanship and fast-paced production. Responsibilities include but are not limited to cutting and joining of frames, mat cutting, wet and dry mounting, glazing, fillets, object mounting, and the framing of fabrics. Will also be expected to properly pack and ship valuable and sometimes fragile artwork. Must be able to perform all aspects of a museum quality custom framing operation. Weekend hours are required for this position. It is the hope that this position will become full time.
The successful candidate will exhibit fanatical attention to detail and a zeal for productivity. Must be a creative and practical problem solver. Must have solid organizational skills and be able to work in a systematic and methodical fashion. Familiarity and proficiency with the tools of the trade are required as well as a working knowledge of archival framing and hinging techniques and requirements. Must be able to work individually as well as part of a team. Most important: an ability to retain superb quality standards in a fast-paced and demanding environment. If you know the word CAN’T, this isn’t the job for you.
Posted January 13, 2019