Colibri Job Opportunities
Part-time custom picture framer
Do you love canvas? Do you craft, stitch, paint or draw? Would you like to work in an environment where you are surrounded by and immersed in incredible art and artists?
Colibri Art & Framing is a full-service custom frame shop located in Morgan Hill. We are growing and are looking for a part-time candidate who can work at least 3 full days a week, to join our creative team.
Custom picture framers cut mats and glass, stretch canvases, mount artwork, and fit them into frames using specialized knowledge of art handling and preservation methods. You will also assist clients with designing framing for their artwork and memorabilia.
We are looking for a candidate with strong fine motor skills and extreme attention to detail, as well as familiarity with basic office and email software. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must. This is not a graphics design position. Experience with needle art, canvas and the handling of valuable and delicate artworks and historic documents would be a plus. Some exposure to woodworking and using household power tools would be beneficial.
We will train the right candidate that can commit to staying on the job for at least two years. This position requires the ability to self-manage and work independently. You need to be able to lift 50 pounds and stand on your feet for most of the day. You must be available to work 3 full days a week including some Saturdays.
Training compensation starts at $18/hour and is based on experience and applicable skills. We promote a positive and collaborative work environment and have a team sales bonus structure in addition to a competitive hourly salary.
To Apply, please review our website to learn more about our team and our services.
Then, please email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Cover letter stating why you are interested in this position and include relevant experience
2. Resume with references and contact info
We will start interviewing the week of August 7th with a projected start date of September 1st.