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Now hiring: Finishing Assistant, Full Time

To apply, please submit an inquiry with your résumé and portfolio through the form below. Please include any references you would like us to contact.

Job Description:

The Finishing Assistant position is an all-encompassing studio job that entails all finishing work for woodworking and metalworking projects. Assistants will be expected to execute assigned tasks in an orderly and timely fashion and will report directly to the Finishing Manager. Daily tasks will include material prep, finish prep, organization of all finishing equipment and materials, as well as assisting with build assembly and other production processes as needed. The Finishing Assistant should have a versatile skill-set in order to perform tasks in the studio and on-site, and should be able to discover, learn, master, and perform various finishes for all furniture projects. 

Requirements:

  • 1-3 years of professional experience in a related field
  • Preferred: high school graduate or GED
  • Strong work ethic
  • Timeliness and the ability to hit deadlines
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Working cell phone
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position, such as:
    • Lifting up to 50 lbs
    • Standing for up to 8 hours
    • Operating finishing equipment

Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):

  • Assist with preparing and performing all furniture finishes
  • Assist with keeping diligent records of all finishes and materials
  • Maintaining a clean and functional spray booth
  • Assisting with assembly and other woodworking tasks as needed

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Hourly compensation based on experience
  • 10 days of paid time off; 3 paid sick days
  • Medical, dental and vision health insurance options 
  • Parental leave policy 
  • On-the-job training 
  • Studio use for personal projects (non-sellable items)

 

 

If you are interested in working with GoodWood, but there are no current openings listed for the position you would like, you may submit an inquiry with your résumé and portfolio through the form below. Please include any references you would like us to contact.

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