OPEN POSITION: Production Assistant
HOURS: Tue-Thurs, 9:30am - 5:30pm
PAY: $20 / hour
APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 19th
JOB DESCRIPTION: We are seeking a Production Assistant to join our studio. We’re currently a three-person team operating out of a sunny corner space in Bushwick. We are a FULL PROCESS studio, meaning we hand dye, screenprint, and ship every piece of clothing one-by-one. This position is HANDS-ON. We’re looking for someone who will assist in both the dyeing and printing process, as well as day-to-day tasks like shipping orders and studio upkeep. We will prioritize applicants who have screenprinting and tie dye experience.
LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO IS:
- Good at following systems and instructions
- Always ready to step in and support the work being made
- Thorough, careful, clean, organized, and goal-oriented
- An enthusiastic fast learner who can take initiative
- Down with the creative flow and spirit of the studio
- Good vibes only!!!!
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
- Screenprinting experience will be prioritized
- Tie dye experience will be prioritized
- Experience with Adobe Suite and Shopify is a bonus
- Production Assistance experience is a bonus
- Sewing experience is a bonus
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Assist with the printing of 100-200 shirts each week:
- Mix inks
- Clean screens
- Load and unload t-shirts for the printer
- Pull prints with attention to detail and studio standards
Assist with tie-dyeing blanks:
- Mix dyes according to very specific formulas
- Fold/tie multiple shirts according to patterns/techniques
- Assist in the hand dying process
General studio responsibilities (shared by the team):
- Packaging and shipping orders via Shopify
- Organization and cleaning
- Please familiarize yourself with our studio output, aesthetics and ethos before applying!
- Must be comfortable with dogs!
TO APPLY: please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following:
- SUBJECT LINE: "Studio Assistant Application"
- Cover letter
- Portfolio or images of past work involving print / dye / design / fashion
- Website or instagram link