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TITLE: Studio Technician 
DEPARTMENT: Greenwich House Pottery 
JOB LOCATION: 16 Jones Street, New York, NY 10014 

Primary Function: 
Maintain the functioning of the physical studio. 

  • Demonstrate a desire to work in the field of ceramics.
  • BFA or MFA a plus.
  • Be physically fit and able to do manual labor.
  • Good social and communication skills.
  • Must be a self-starter and able to establish priorities when presented with multiple tasks.
  • Be flexible and perform needed duties as requested by the Studio Manager.
  • Willingness to modify plans and behavior when necessary to meet a goal.
  • Must achieve goals beyond minimal levels of performance.
  • Must work well without close supervision. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Adhere to a 24-hour weekly work schedule, determined among the four Studio Technicians and the Studio Manager
  • Mix, maintain and supply clay for all classrooms and maintain the reclaimed clay.
  • Mix and maintain all glazes, slips and washes needed for the studio.
  • Help load and unload all kilns and make all cone packs.
  • Assist in unloading clay and supply deliveries.
  • Answer and assist students with "studio related questions".
  • Provide staff presence for classes and help with orientation for new classes or students.
  • Maintain a good communication with your fellow Studio Technicians and the Studio Manager.
  • Help with all special events.
  • Always try to be courteous and polite to help with the morale of the shop.
  • Attend all meetings.
  • Keep Studio Manager and Administration informed of progress and problems.
  • Interact with all levels of personnel within the pottery and maintains professional relationships with our customers.

Application Instructions: 
To apply, email a letter of intent, resume/CV and a portfolio of 10 images in a single PDF no larger than 10 MB to Danny Crump at
No phone calls, please.

About Greenwich House

Greenwich House is a registered 501 c(3) organization and a member of the United Neighborhood Houses of New York. If you are interested in learning more about the network of settlement houses and the work they do, click here

Greenwich House is proud to be a Better Business Bureau accredited charity.

Greenwich House is proud to be a Gold-level GuideStar Exchange participant, demonstrating our commitment to transparency.

Greenwich House is a proud member of FPWA. 

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