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Shop Technician

Facilities Department

*This position is open to Internal and External applications.

Workplace Address and Work Hours:

505 W. Ormsby Avenue, Louisville, KY 40203, USA

(Monday – Thursday, 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm and Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm).

Position Description: 

Under the direction of the CFO/COO the Shop Technician performs a variety of skilled work involving wood, metal, and other material. The Technician operates machinery to provide instructional safety, and product fabrication assistance. This position will serve as the building attendant during employee work hours. Other duties include overall shop cleanliness; inventorying of equipment/supplies; and adherence and enforcement of safety policies and protocols. 

Responsibilities:

  • Serves as an engaged staff member for the 849 Studio Building ensuring student safety.
  • Serves as studio attendant for the facility. 
  • Assists students and/or faculty to design, fabricate, and/or adapt parts for classroom projects. Assists students and/or faculty with operation of tools while in the shop and ensures adherence to internal operating policies and procedures and external regulations (i.e. OSHA operating standards.)
  • Operates specialized hand and power tools in accordance with health and safety regulations. Inspects and monitors general shop equipment to keep in proper working order. 
  • Maintains inventory of frequently used supplies. Helps maintain accurate shop records. Checks tools in and out to students and faculty.
  • Promotes and maintains a safe, clean, and organized working environment for self and others. Cleans up job site following work completion.
  • Attends departmental meetings, trainings, and workshops to maintain currency with and understanding of all policies and procedures related to the Shop, the College, and other outside regulatory agencies.
  • Maintains current knowledge and best practices on new tools, equipment, and technological advances.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Other Preferred Duties:

  • Provides students and/or faculty with technical assistance and/or guidance in the operation of general wood shop equipment, 3D printers and laser cutters.
  • Assists students and/or faculty to design, fabricate, and/or adapt parts for classroom projects. Assists students and/or faculty with operation of 3D output and laser cutters while in the shop and ensures adherence to internal operating policies and procedures and external regulations (i.e., OSHA operating standards.)
  • Operates 3D output and laser cutters in accordance with health and safety regulations. Inspects, monitors, general shop equipment to keep in proper working order.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts, or related field 
  • Preferred experience of 2 years in a lab/shop environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Sensitivity and ability to successfully interact with diverse populations

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. Any candidate offered a position will be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by KyCAD Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should email their CV to Human Resources via hr@kycad.org or mail to Kentucky College of Art + Design, Attn: Human Resources, 505 W. Ormsby Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky 40203.


Accounting Internship Posting

Accounting Intern – Do you want to learn the Art of Accounting from a ‘New’ Business Perspective?

Workplace Address and Work Hours:

505 W. Ormsby Avenue, Louisville, KY 40203, USA

Minimum 18 / Maximum 40 Hours Per Week

Workplace Hours 9 am – 5 pm

Summary of Responsibilities

Interns will assist the CFO on both micro and macro levels by providing assistance in various special projects along with audit preparation, general ledger bookkeeping, accounts payable, payroll reconciliations, etc.  

Role Essentials

  • Major(ed) in Accounting (at least at Junior Level and beyond) with a demonstrated 3.0 GPA or above
  • Ability to work 18 hours per week at a minimum (this includes during the school year if applicable)
  • Must have an interest in Accounting

Role Desirables

  • Working knowledge of Office 365 – Excel (Key), Word, PowerPoint, Sway, Planner, etc.
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks Online preferred
  • Organizational, customer service, self-motivated, driven individuals are encouraged to apply.

The Kentucky College of Art + Design is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by the Kentucky College of Art + Design Human Resources.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should email their CV to Human Resources via hr@kycad.org or mail to Kentucky College of Art + Design, Attn: Human Resources, 505 W. Ormsby Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky 40203. Applications will be reviewed until position is filled.

Company Description

Founded in 2009, KyCAD is proud of its success. Core values and principles have helped to shape the institution and our work toward a mission to provide a transformational experience for our students. As a brand-new college looking to demonstrate the value of the arts to society, we embrace the ability of the arts to reflect a generation’s interests and opinions. This college places the meaning of practice and the artist’s voice beside the skills and the tools with which we speak. Kentucky College of Art + Design will create a workplace where students, faculty, and staff are equally heard; develop practices that embrace innovation and change; make decisions within a culture of open integrity; act in responsible ways to protect the urban and natural environment; and become effective, collaborative citizens in our community and beyond.

Contact Information

Office of Admissions
Kentucky College of Art + Design
505 West Ormsby Avenue
Louisville, KY 40203

502.430.6191

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