Available Position: Assistant Fabricator and Packager
About Coil + Drift
We create lighting grounded in human connection. We believe that good design allows energy to flow through a space. We value intuition and exploration. We believe in connecting with, and honoring, the earth.
Position Assistant Fabricator and Packager, Part time position (3 days / 24 hours per week). With the right candidate, this position will grow to full-time within the first year.
Location: Coil + Drift studio, located in the Western Catskills in Jeffersonville, NY
Reports to: Head of Fabrication
Position purpose: Assistant Fabricator and Packager is an entry level position responsible for metal and wood preparation, which is the first phase of production of Coil + Drift light fixtures and shelving units. They are also responsible for packaging Coil + Drift fixtures to be shipped. Coil + Drift’s designs utilize clean lines and celebrate the materials they are made of. Their fixtures are intended to awaken the creative spaces they inhabit.
Essential Functions - Prep: operate metal grinder, metal band saw, circular sander, and other machines associated with metal preparation. -Shipping: Wrap, cushion, pad, and package Coil + Drift fixtures for shipping via UPS, LTL freight, and white glove. Treat fixtures with a delicate and gentle touch. Follow packaging protocol -Produce high quality and consistent work by following the fabrication and packaging guidelines -Meet timeline goals set by Head of Production -Follow all company policies regarding culture and safety
Benefits: -Paid Time Off -Paid Sick Leave -Paid Vacation
Qualifications -High school diploma -Strong attention to detail and organizational skills -Driven by the desire to be productive and efficient -Ability to understand the needs of customers, vendors, and team members -Wood and metal fabrication experience is a plus but is not required. We will train.
This job is for you if:
-You enjoy building things. -You enjoy packaging things.
This job is not for you if:
-You are looking for an easy job just to pass the time. -You are looking for a short-term, seasonal job.