We recognize that diverse teams make the strongest teams, and we encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.
EMPLOYMENT TERM: Full Time, Hourly, Temporary, Benefits Eligible.
What if Puppets is seeking a “Puppet Fabricator” to design and build puppets for touring shows, education programs, video, and custom puppet clients. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience in puppet fabrication.
This position is a one year contract, with the potential to become full time permanent. The position will collaborate with the Director of Puppetry Arts and our staff of artisans on design and build and will report directly to the Shop Manager.
Successful candidates will have confidence in:
Hand and Machine Sewing
Patterning with Foam and Fabric
Operating Power Tools
Fabricating 3D objects from 2D designs
Basic Painting Skills
Time management Skills
Ability to Collaborate with a Group
Additional Preferred Skills:
Interest in Puppet Mechanisms
PAY AND BENEFITS
Hourly Rate: $20 per hour
Health, Vision, Dental Benefits eligible after 30 days of employment
Simple IRA - match up to 3% of employee contribution
Primarily M-F, 9:00-5:00 pm.
300 E 39th. St. Kansas City, MO 64111
August 2023-July 2024
HOW TO APPLY: