Parsons School for Design, a division of The New School, seeks a Full-time Technician in Ceramics and Wet Processes for the Making Center.
Parsons Making Center is a collection of more than 70,000 sq.ft. of labs, shops, studios, and open work spaces that provide curricular support for making across a broad range of mediums and disciplines, and supports experimentation and interdisciplinary collaboration.
The Technician should be a personable, proactive, detail oriented individual who will become integral to the daily workings of the facilities within the Making Center, with the ability to learn new skills and technologies as needed. This is a fast paced dynamic environment that runs year round. The Technician will interface with students and faculty daily and work with Making Center staff to support multiple processes and resources for all users in a range of making spaces including, but not limited to, the Wet Shop and associated open work area, tool checkout, and materials store. This is an administrative position, governed by a Local 1205 Teamsters union contract, that reports to the Assistant Manager of the Wet Shop.