career opportunities

04/22/21

Title: Skilled Studio Potter

Location: Cleveland, OH

Hours: 20-30 hours per week, flex schedule

The Studio Production Potter is responsible for throwing, loading and unloading kilns, and other necessary studio tasks. This position is a key part of the community-centered environment at Little Korboose.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Fulfill pottery orders according to production schedule.
• Throw and trim forms.
• Prep forms and load bisque kilns.
• Mix and sieve glazes for Studio use, keeping glaze levels high for production.
• Wax and glaze.
• Slab work.
• Load and unload kiln cart for gas reduction firings.
• Refine and implement processes under direction of Owner.
• Any other duties as required.

Qualifications:
• Must have access to a studio, equipment and all amenities at said studio necessary to complete the work. If access is needed, please let us know.
• Must have an expanded knowledge of the craft arts and ceramics.
• Must have at least five years demonstrated throwing experience or a portfolio of work that demonstrates this level of expertise.
• Willingness to follow directions.
• Task focused with exceptional attention to detail.
• Excellent time management skills.
• Strength, stamina, good eyesight, and an ability to work at repetitive tasks.
• Exceptional attention-to-detail.
• Self-motivated, able to work independently with little supervision to meet production goals.
• Able to work in a team environment with demonstrated collaborative skills.
• High school diploma or GED; A degree in ceramics from University is preferred. 

Compensation: 
This position is a year-round contract position with potential for full time. Pay is commensurate with experience and performance and within the constraints of the Little Korboose budget.

To Apply:
Please send resume and LinkedIn to info@littlekorboose.com, subject line "Production Potter Position".