Temporary - Evening Sculpture Shop Assistant

Job description

Requisition # 2018-8887
Department Lewis Center, Visual Arts
Category Arts and Museum Administration
Full-Time / Part-Time Temporary
Application Deadline 7/11/2018


The Evening Sculpture Shop Assistant is an 8-12 hour per week position reporting to the Sculpture Shop Supervisor. The typical schedule includes Sundays, as well as Monday and Thursday evenings. Other days of the week may also be added. The assistant supervises and assists, as needed, all undergraduate Visual Arts Program class students and Program majors working in the sculpture power shop during two to three evening open shop hours, assures that all tools and materials are used in an appropriate and safe manner, and assists in keeping the shop and related sculpture making spaces organized and running smoothly. May also be required to help supervise the use of the shop during class times under the direction of Visual Arts faculty.




Working knowledge of the operation and general maintenance of various wood shop and sculptural equipment and tools including but not limited to:

Table saw, Band saw, Belt sander, Scroll saw, Drill press, Lathe, Planer, Panel saw, Miter saw, Pneumatic tools

Knowledge of TIG and Oxy-acetylene welding helpful, but not required

General sculpture process knowledge preferred but not required

Be advised that you will be contacted only if there is further interest in your application. The candidate dashboard will not display status updates for this requisition.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

TMP, 001

Standard Weekly Hours


Work Schedule, If Other Than Standard Hours

Hours are evenings and weekends for the most part.

Eligible for Overtime


Benefits Eligible


Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)


Estimated Appointment End Date


Comments Related to End Date

There is the strong possibility of renewal for a second academic year.

Physical Capacity Exam Required


Valid Driver's License Required


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Posted: 6/12/2018
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