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Posted On September 28, 2017
The Cleveland Institute of Art is seeking a full-time Technical Specialist to for the Printmaking department. The Printmaking program is part of CIA’s Visual Art environment which includes the areas of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture & Expanded Media.
The Printmaking Technical Specialist is a representative of the department, a crucial link in life of the studio for maintaining a respectful atmosphere supportive to the faculty, staff and students. Working closely with the department chair and faculty who teach the printmaking courses, the Technical Specialist helps in overseeing the day-to-day learning environment of the communal printmaking studios, and supports students in the safe and proper use of all printmaking equipment and materials. The Technical Specialist is an important contributor to the educational mission of the school, therefore the individual employed is responsible for leadership in communication amongst faculty and staff working in the Visual Art Environment, and CIA in general.
• Manage and maintain the Print Studio:
• Provide curriculum support:
• Supervise and maintain safety within the department:
• Supervise work-study students
• Support visiting artist events
• Represent the printmaking department
Candidates must have knowledge of and experience with printmaking processes and equipment, as well as a commitment to shop safety practices. Previous experience working with students in a studio environment preferred. Computer literacy/software knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite, and basic woodshop experience preferred.
Compensation: Position includes hourly wage rate + benefits, and begins in December 2017 or January 2018. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until position is filled.
Interested candidates should submit letter of interest summarizing qualifications, resume, and contact information for at least 3 references to:
Cleveland Institute of Art
11610 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106
Job Code TSP
The Cleveland Institute of Art is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building and sustaining a culturally and ethnically diverse campus environment, and to the principles that promote inclusion.
As part of the Cleveland Institute of Art's commitment to the diversity of its workforce, applicants are requested to self-identify race/ethnicity. Providing this information is strictly voluntary and any information disclosed will not be used in the hiring process.