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fullTime
Visual Art ,
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Sahda Jensen

Framing and Retail Positions, Foursided

Foursided is a Chicago area creative destination for artists, art enthusiasts and gift givers. We offer an immersive experience for our customers that is unlike any other picture framing gallery. We have four stores located in the Andersonville and Lakeview neighborhoods on the north side of Chicago. We have both framing and retail positions available.
We are seeking an experienced picture framer, which includes production and customer design consultation. We are seeking detailed oriented creative individuals, who also have great customer service, teamwork, and people skills. Our framing position is at the Andersonville location.

Requirements:
* Retail picture framing experience
* Experience doing high quality work cutting mats, fitting artwork in frames
* Ability to mount backing materials, cut glass or plexi and complete fittings.
* Enjoy practical and manual work
* Excellent customer service and design consultation skills
* Punctual
* Interest in artwork
* Aptitude for design and color selection
* May need to lift up to 30 pounds

We are also seeking part to full time retail staff at our Lakeview shop. An enthusiastic personality, interest in visual art and experience merchandising and creating beautiful displays is especially desired. We're most busy during the coming holiday months, and there will be much display work to assist with. Our store also does custom framing, so you will assist many walk in customers with framing questions as well.


PAY AND BENEFITS
Pay is commensurate with experience. We also offer subsidized health care benefits (medical and dental), a matching retirement savings plan, paid time off (vacation and sick time), and bonus.

Contact Info:
Sahda Jensen
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Andersonville, Lakeview