JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Clay Production - AVAILABLE
Hours: Full Time (TUE-SAT) 8am-4pm
Pay: $18.00/hr starting

Duties:

  • Safe and efficient production of wet clays
  • Building pallets of materials for batches and assisting the production team as directed
  • Assembling boxes, stamping clay info on boxes and prepping for packaging
  • Loading dry materials into mixer according to recipe
  • Pugging of clay into 25lb blocks, bagging and boxing
  • Maintaining a safe work space and observing safety regulations and best practices
  • Cleaning production equipment and general maintenance tasks
  • Operation of a forklift, handtrucks and pallet jacks to move material

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent, basic math skills required
  • Ability to lift 50lbs repetitively and up to 75lbs occasionally. Ability to stoop, bend, and walk. Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Creative problem solving skills and adaptability
  • Ability to communicate openly and transparently and work with a team effectively
  • Must possess technical skills sufficient for the position
  • Personal ownership of your position and accountability
  • No pre-existing injuries that impede your ability to get the job done

Benefits:

  • Benefits package is available for Full Time employees. There is a mandatory 90 day waiting period before enrollment. Part time employees do not qualify.
  • Free Clay/Kiln Access/Wheel Access available to all employees
  • Deep discounts on equipment and supplies, great if you’re a potter or aspiring to be one

TO APPLY PLEASE SEND A RESUME TO RESUME@CLAYARTCENTER.NET

Retail Associate - NOT AVAILABLE
Hours:
Pay: $17.00/hr starting

Duties:

  • Cashiering via POS system
  • Accurate and legible transposition of customer orders
  • Communicating with team to ensure prompt and accurate service
  • Stocking products and maintaining inventory of products in showroom
  • Customer Service in person and over the phone
  • Pulling product for customer orders (includes lifting 50# of clay repetitively, weighing dry materials while wearing respirator)
  • Operating a forklift (training provided)
  • Light cleaning

Requirements:

  • Ceramics knowledge ideal
  • Initiative and ability to problem solve
  • Reliable and able to be at work on a daily basis.
  • Punctuality – ensure you’re to work on time and ready to start your shift
  • HS Diploma or equivalent. Basic math skills necessary.
  • Customer service and Retail experience preferred
  • Attention to detail and the ability to communicate and work with a team
  • Physically capable for lifting 50lbs repetitively; stooping, kneeling, crouching, climbing ladders to perform job tasks
  • Eager to learn more about pottery, ceramics and fired arts
  • Able to follow directions and take constructive criticism when needed
  • Computer proficient

Benefits:

  • Full Time employees receive medical and dental insurance, eligible for vacation pay and company retirement plan. There is a mandatory 90 day waiting period before enrollment.
  • Benefits package is only available for Full Time employees. Part time employees do not qualify.
  • Free Clay/Kiln Access/Pottery Wheel Access available to all employees
  • Deep discounts on equipment and supplies

TO APPLY PLEASE SEND A RESUME TO RESUME@CLAYARTCENTER.NET

Warehouse Fulfillment - NOT AVAILABLE
Hours: Full Time; Monday-Friday; 9am-5pm
Pay: $17.00/hr starting

Duties:

  • Receiving inbound freight orders and relaying information to other departments
  • Shipping and dispatching of all outbound freight orders
  • Managing paperwork (packing lists, bills of lading, tracking info, etc)
  • Light Cleaning
  • Maintaining safe organization of warehouses and storage areas
  • Following all safety guidelines to ensure a hazard free workplace
  • Assisting with inventory control
  • Operation of various materials handling equipment (forklift, hand truck, etc.)
  • Providing backup loadout assistance for customers as needed


Requirements:

  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Attention to detail and the ability to communicate and work with a team
  • Ability to work independently and self-manage your workload
  • Physically capable of lifting 50lbs, stooping, kneeling, crouching, climbing ladders to perform job tasks
  • Commitment to providing quality service to our customers
  • Able to follow directions and take constructive criticism when needed
  • Reliable and Punctual
  • Computer proficiency with basic Windows programs

Benefits:

  • Benefits package is available for Full Time employees. There is a mandatory 90 day waiting period before enrollment. Part time employees do not qualify.
  • Free Clay/Kiln Access/Wheel Access available to all employees
  • Deep discounts on equipment and supplies, great if you’re a potter or aspiring to be one

TO APPLY PLEASE SEND A RESUME TO RESUME@CLAYARTCENTER.NET

Equipment Repair Technician - NOT AVAILABLE
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am - 5pm
Pay: $17.00 starting - Negotiable based on Experience

Duties:

  • Diagnostics and repair of ceramics equipment, including: ceramic kilns, glass kilns, gas kilns, pottery wheels, pugmills, slab rollers, etc.
  • Traveling to do work on site in company vehicle or at our location in Tacoma, WA
  • Refurbishment of used equipment to prepare for resale
  • Generation of quotes for repair costs
  • Customer service – addressing repair related questions, troubleshooting and issues over the phone, email and in person
  • Moving equipment manually or by using forklift, hand truck, pallet jacks


Requirements:

  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Background check req’d
  • 25yrs of age or older for insurance – clean driving abstract required
  • Attention to detail and the ability to communicate and work with a team
  • Ability to work independently and self-manage your workload
  • Physically capable of lifting 50lbs, stooping, kneeling and crouching to perform job tasks
  • Customer service oriented and committed to providing expert repair service and knowledge
  • Able to follow directions and take constructive criticism when needed
  • Reliable and Punctual
  • Computer proficient
  • Ceramics background ideal but not required

Benefits:

  • Benefits package is available for Full Time employees. There is a mandatory 90 day waiting period before enrollment. Part time employees do not qualify.
  • Free Clay/Kiln Access/Wheel Access available to all employees
  • Deep discounts on equipment and supplies, great if you’re a potter or aspiring to be one

TO APPLY PLEASE SEND A RESUME TO RESUME@CLAYARTCENTER.NET

Assembly and Order Fulfillment - NOT AVAILABLE
Hours: Monday-Friday; 9am-5pm
Pay: $17.00/hr starting - Negotiable based on Experience

Duties:

  • Assembling/packaging our various types of clay extruding equipment and accessories
  • Finishing components using a variety of chemicals and tools including: drill press, grinders and belt sanders, basic hand tools and industrial solvents
  • Providing customer service to customers by providing instruction on use of equipment and help with resolving issues with orders
  • Fulfillment of orders: pick orders according to packing list, package them for shipment and generation of shipping labels
  • Communicating with suppliers/distributors/vendors to ensure flow of parts/materials
  • Maintaining stock of supplies necessary for assembly of products


Requirements:

  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Able to pass a background check for school grounds access
  • Attention to detail and the ability to communicate and work with a team
  • Ability to work independently and self-manage
  • Physically capable of lifting 50lbs, stooping, kneeling, crouching, climbing ladders to perform job tasks
  • Customer service oriented and committed to the product
  • Able to follow directions and take constructive criticism when needed
  • Reliable and Punctual
  • Computer proficient
  • Ceramics background ideal

Benefits:

  • Benefits package is available for Full Time employees. There is a mandatory 90 day waiting period before enrollment. Part time employees do not qualify.
  • Free Clay/Kiln Access/Wheel Access available to all employees
  • Deep discounts on equipment and supplies, great if you’re a potter or aspiring to be one

TO APPLY PLEASE SEND A RESUME TO RESUME@CLAYARTCENTER.NET