Help Wanted


by sarah kersten February 15, 2017

Studio Manager - FULL TIME

Hiring a studio employee who will work closely with artist/creative director/business owner Sarah Kersten to run the ceramic production studio in West Berkeley. This hands-on position will involve slip casting, glazing, loading kilns, firing kilns, quality control, and shipping. Work with Sarah and her part time assistants in a leadership role, as you learn to manage the day-to-day operations in the production studio. Contribute ideas about studio work flow and growth as the business continues to expand. This is a step beyond a studio assistant position; we're looking for someone who can take responsibility for our production operation, allowing Sarah to continue to develop new work and effectively manage the business. 

Qualifications: 

  • Detail Oriented

  • Experience making functional pottery

  • Enthusiasm for functional pottery & small business 

  • Able to lift 50Lbs: this is a physical job. 

  • Comfortable with repetitive tasks

Slip casting experience is a plus, experience with Gas Kilns is ideal

  • 1+ year commitment required

  • Room for growth

  • Salary dependent on experience

Inquiries: contact sarah@sarahkersten.com




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