The Rozynski Arts Center is looking for a Ceramic Technician.
Join the Rozynski Arts Center team as a ceramic technician. You will manage the ceramic studio, its inventory, the kiln firing, and the maintenance of the equipment. You will assist artists in residence, artists who will give master classes and activities for the general public. Accommodation is available, but access to a car is recommended as the center is located in a rural area.
Founded in 2012, the Rozynski Arts Center is dedicated to research, dissemination and production in sculpture and ceramics. This creative, exchange and resident center, whose activities and services to support creation and dissemination are aimed primarily at professionals, also offers a range of training activities for the general public. Located in Way’s Mills in the Eastern Townships, the Rozynski Arts Center is an ideal retreat in a calm and bucolic environment.
Main tasks include:
-‐ Managing the inventory of materials, order, track and manage materials;
-‐ Establishing a cooking schedule, oven charging and maintenance;
-‐ Planning the housekeeping of the studio, the organization of the spaces according to the different activities and the preparation of the workshop;
-‐ Welcoming users, explaining the functioning of the workshop and offering technical assistance in the realization of their projects;
-‐ Maintaining a clean and safe environment;
-‐ Assisting the other members of the team in setting up exhibitions, conferences, calendar of activities and artistic mediation projects with artists in residence.
The ideal candidate will be:
-‐ Holder of a D.E.C. Ceramic technique or will have equivalent experience;
-‐ Registered in Young Canada Works’ candidate bank or will meet the criteria of this program;
-‐ Be a recent graduate who has graduated from a college or university in the 24 months prior to the start date; -‐ Able to adapt to the needs of the RAC and the environment;
-‐ Respectful of the mission and heritage of the RAC;
-‐ Ability to communicate easily and to receive visitors and artists;
-‐ Bilingual French / English.
Full-‐time employment, 35h week, for 26 weeks.
Salary to be discussed.
The normal schedule will be from Tuesday to Sunday, but outside fixed activities, there is room for flexibility. The candidate will be housed directly at the RAC, and will have access to the workshop and equipment for his / her personal production without charge.
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