22 days old

Carpentry Labor Assistant

Cincinnati Art Museum
Cincinnati, OH 45202
  • Job Code
    141143905
  • Jobs Rated
    195th

POSITION SUMMARY

The Cincinnati Art Museum is seeking temporary help on a project-by-project basis as a Carpentry Labor Assistant in the Installation department. This is an hourly, 40 hour per week position with no benefits, where projects last anywhere from 1 8 weeks and may include some weekends.

The Carpentry Labor Assistant provides support to the art museums carpentry team. This includes the demolition and building of the museums temporary exhibitions in gallery spaces and the construction and assembly of casework and display components in the museums workshop. While performing these duties, the candidate must be able to demonstrate the safe use of the provided equipment including hand and power tools, saws, lifts, ladders, scaffolding and material handling equipment in the museums carpentry shop and throughout the building.

Candidate must have the ability to follow verbal instructions, work as part of a team and independently as directed. Core values in the department include self-reliance, problem solving attention to detail and craftsmanship. Prompt attendance and a positive attitude are required.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS and RESPONSIBILITIES

General responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Disassembling walls and exhibition components, while salvaging plywood for reuse
  • Hauling debris and building materials to the dumpster
  • Packing and transporting casework to and from the warehouse spaces
  • Standing walls
  • Assisting the IT department in the mounting of AV equipment
  • Using personnel and material handling lifts to aid in construction and demo
  • Drilling and securing Plexiglas
  • Unloading building material and trucks
  • Escorting sub-contractors through the building
  • Demonstrate prompt attendance and a positive attitude

REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma or General Education degree and valid drivers license.

Experience in basic carpentry, drywall finishing, commercial painting or previous experience working in a museum or art gallery a plus.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS and WORK ENVIRONMENT

Work will include long periods of standing, use of ladders and personnel lifts as needed at heights of 16 feet plus. Will be required to lift and move items of heavy weight and should be able to lift 65 lbs.

Inside museum galleries, storage areas, offices, basement, and workshops. Offsite locations, as necessary.

The Cincinnati Art Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment where a variety of backgrounds, cultures, orientations, ideas, and talents can flourish.





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Posted: 2021-07-09 Expires: 2021-08-09
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