Farmhouse Pottery is seeking a full time employee to join our established workshop as a full time studio potter. Farmhouse Pottery is a nationally recognized brand based in beautiful Woodstock, Vermont. As a relatively young company we are looking for someone who is excited about growing with the business and becoming part of a close team.
As a full time member of our production team, your primary roles will be throwing required products in a timely efficient manner. This is a full time job that requires standing for eight hours, doing repetitive tasks (making the same piece multiple times). The ideal candidate is self-motivated and takes pride in their work. Potters are responsible for monitoring their own production progress and staying organized to help us keep inventory levels consistent. Potters often interact with customers, answering questions and explaining the process—a personable, friendly demeanor is required! Every new member will go through an apprentice period that includes work with glazing, kiln loading/unloading, etc. Compensation will be hourly and based on experience.
Prior pottery experience required, candidates will show their wheel skills in an interview
Ability to stand for eight hours and lift 25 pounds daily
Ability to do repetitive tasks
Good hand-eye coordination and hand strength
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Willingness to work 40 hours a week, working 5 days a week, possibly including weekends
How to apply
Please email email@example.com and include a resume and letter of intent stating your relevant experience and why you would like to work for Farmhouse Pottery.