R. Michelson Galleries

132 Main Street
Northampton, MA 01060
http://www.RMichelson.com/
PG@RMichelson.com

Date Posted:
January 13, 2019

Region:
Western Massachusetts

Category:
Production/Design

Type:
Part-Time

Custom Picture Framer

Description:
Part-time picture framer for an art gallery/custom frame shop. 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.
Qualifications:
The successful candidate will exhibit fanatical attention to detail and a zeal for productivity. Must be a creative and practical problem solver. Must have good 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 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.
How To Apply:
Visit http://www.rmichelson.com/employment/ .download an application and email it to PG@RMichelson.com along with a resume and cover letter.  
Apply by:
February 10, 2019
Salary:
Commensurate with experience
About this Organization:
Fine Art Gallery- Since 1979