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Meredith Pond

Freelance: Painter

Kaleidoscope is looking for talented freelancers to work in our paint department. With your application, include your cover letter, resume, a few work samples and/or your portfolio link. Apply here on our website: https://www.thinkkaleidoscope....

Please do not apply if you are not able to work onsite in our studio in Chicago.

All freelancers must be able to work on-site at our Chicago office and be available during normal hours of business typically from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM. This is a freelance opportunity and work is intermittent depending on our work load. This is not a full-time position. No overtime or benefits will be offered.

About This Freelance Opportunity

This work involves color mixing and painting with spray guns on a variety of packaging products, product models, and displays. Additional responsibilities include part preparation, hand finishing and daily department maintenance.

Required Skills/Abilities:

Background in fine art painting or related arts field, highly desirable.

Solid understanding of color theory and a great eye for judging color. You must demonstrate the ability to accurately match solvent base paints to client samples and PMS printing swatch books.

Comfortable working in a clean paint room and model shop environment.

You are required to wear personal protective equipment when painting, which we will provide to use on-site. This includes eye wear, gloves, smock, and a paint respirator.

Extremely organized, self-motivated, resourceful and accountable to complete projects correctly and within the time budgeted.

Strong attention to fine detail work and strive to achieve a high level of craftsmanship with all projects.

Experience in collaborating and communicating across departments including model makers, project and account managers, designers, and clients.

About Kaleidoscope

Kaleidoscope is an independent brand consultancy with offices in Chicago, New York, Cincinnati, Dubai, and Minneapolis. Our teams integrate strategy, design and prototyping to solve complex business challenges that deliver tangible results. Our integrated six core competencies include Brand strategy, Brand Identity, Packaging Design, Structural Design Development, Design Implementation, and Prototyping & Mock-Up.

About Our Model Shop

Our shop is a creative innovation lab. Our model team has vast experience and is well-equipped to handle most any prototyping project including conventional model making, CNC machining, design, CAD, woodworking, 3D printing, sculpture, painting, thermoforming, and mold and casting.

Contact Info:
Chuck Judy
773-722-9300
Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Chicago, IL