All applicants should be fun, friendly, energetic, and eager to learn and work hard. Absolutely no art or ceramics experience is required! Working at Meltdown is like working in a “creativity restaurant”, so if you like being busy, engaging with people, and helping bring some creative fun to the world, we may be a great fit!
Studio Assistant: Assist and instruct visitors with a variety of creative mediums (ceramics, fused glass, canvas), cleans the studio and supplies, unloads kilns, helps run workshops and parties for kids and adults, and generally contributes to the studio’s mission to create a fun, creative, and helpful environment in which our customers enjoy getting creative! Some studio assistants may have keys to open/close the studio and may glaze pottery. Must be 16+ and have availability on weekends and CCPS holidays/breaks. Previous retail/restaurant experience a plus. Weekly hours typically vary from 5-20 hours per week after training.
Senior Studio Assistant/Studio Leads: In addition to the above, Senior Studio Assistants open/close the studio independently, glaze and fire ceramics and glass, and oversee daily studio and staff operations. They may teach/lead classes, workshops, or events and assist in staff training as needed. Must be 18+ and have regular weekend and evening availability, particularly Thurs-Sun. One year of retail, restaurant, or customer service experience required. Weekly Hours typically vary from 10-20 per week after training.
Completed applications may be emailed to email@example.com OR dropped off at the studio during regular business hours.