Paint and Paddles is looking to hire volunteer interns!
We are looking for volunteer student interns that possess art skills and experience in customer service as well as sales. Interns will work alongside the Paint and Paddles staff members and owner Michelle Flint learning the ins and outs of running a creative business. Interns will learn how to repurpose furniture with Paint and Paddles Paint, painting techniques, wood work, marketing skills, customer service skills and much more! Interns day to day tasks will vary based on the ongoing projects at Paint and Paddles and our customer needs. We require that you bring your resume and references to our studio in person. We look forward to working with you!
Intern Job Description
Please keep in mind that this position is a creative, artistic hands on position that allows you to show case who you are and learn at the same time. All Interns will be taught painting skills using our Paint and Paddles Paint, they will also learn how to finish each piece once they have completed the painting process. Interns will learn the different ways to finish pieces and how to execute wax finishes, stained finishes, crackle finishes and much more. Schedule will involve two or more days per week for up to five hours per day. Intern will be expected to fulfill a minimum two month commitment.
Job Duties include but are not limited to:
- Arriving on time dressed and groomed accordingly.
- Assist with the retail operation.
- Assist with the set-up and coordination of customer based workshops.
- Dust/clean show room as needed
- Learn and assist with marketing development and execution
- Refinish furniture pieces such as chairs, desks, dressers, coffee tables, night stands, buffets, etc.
- Stock paint when needed/ keep track of inventory
- Work with customers, using the cash register, credit card machine and answering phone calls.
- Pour/label paint when needed
Submit your resume in person or online with a cover letter attached to: firstname.lastname@example.org
1330 Monte Vista Ave, Suite 15, Upland CA, 91786 | If you have any questions please give us a call: (909)360-3733