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Posted by Lincoln City Glass Center

Studio Technician/Production glass blower Lincoln City Glass Center on the Oregon Coast seeks a part-time glass studio technician to maintain the hot glass studio equipment and space. The fast paced studio environment offers blow your own experiences to the public and the technician will interface with studio managers to maintain daily studio upkeep and facilitate long term projects. Additional hours may be added to the schedule for the part-time technition to assist with production and/or classes. A limited number of evening hot shop hours are available to the technician to produce their own work.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience with studio maintenance, while bringing a positive atitude to the team environment. Technical skills will include experience in welding and metal work, wood-working, masonry and refractory experince with high temperature refractory castables, bricks and fiber to maintain glory holes, furnaces, annealers, pipe warmers and coolers. Among the regular duties will be coordinating and carrying out maintainance with management , daily studio light-up, scheduling and leading clean-ups, oversight and studio organization.
Those interested in being considered are requested to send:

  • letter of interest describing qualifications and previous experience in studio maintenance, and production or teaching if applicable (in word or .pdf file format)
  • resume including names and contact information for three references (in word or .pdf file format)
  • 10 images of personal work (in .pdf file format)
Please email your application packet to voltagallery@gmail.com and khglass@gmail.com to the attention of Kelly Howard. Please mail before November 30, 2015. Review will take place shortly after and successful candidates will be contacted for interviews in the following weeks.

Posted by Glassybaby

Glassybaby is currently hiring experienced glassblowers in Berkeley, CA. 5+ years experience preferred. We need people who can make a nice overlay in one heat, blow mold, and trim fast and clean. We want people who:

  1. 1. Are helpful, conscientious, flexible, aware of and able to work at the pace determined by the glass blowing teams.
  2. 2. Can produce high-quality products efficiently, on time, and safely.
  3. 3. Are punctual to work and attentive to the schedule.
  4. 4. Are self-directed and attentive to detail.
  5. 5. Can maintain a clean, safe, work environment.
  6. 6. Are able to take constructive criticism humbly.

This is a fast paced high production environment. We offer a flexible schedule and pay averages between $25-$40/hr depending on position and productivity.

You can contact David Levi through email dlevi@glassybaby.com to set up an interview.

Posted by Garcia Art Glass

Glass blowing studio undergoing unprecedented growth and expansion is seeking the right individuals to join our glass blowing family. Glass Blowing Studio specializing in production of custom high end glass and fabrication of commissioned large scale projects is hiring an experienced and professional full time glass blower. This is a 40+ hr. a week position with health benefits reviewed after one year contract. Qualified applicant must have a minimum of 8 years full time production glass blowing experience. Glass factory workers are encouraged to apply.

  • Must be consistent and accurate with production.
  • Must be willing to take orders from women and production leadership.
  • Must exhibit humility, bring ideas to the table and assimilate easily into our team.
  • Must be willing to take any task including weekly cleaning and maintenance of studio.
  • Must have knowledge of maintenance and repair of all studio equipment to include equipment building and re-building.
  • Must be presentable for studio demonstrations.
  • Must be drug free and open to random drug testing.
  • Must be punctual, self-motivated, trustworthy, reliable and respectful of the working environment and the team.
  • A positive can do attitude is a definite requirement.
  • Must be a problem solver and creative thinker.
  • Welding knowledge is a plus
  • Must have a calm and energetic disposition and ability to put personal problems aside.

Minimum 2 references and working interview required. Competitive compensation depends on experience. Please send resumes to info@garciaartglass.com. No phone calls please. Mail address: 715 S. Alamo & 123 Losoya, San Antonio, Tx. 78205, T. 210-354-4681 F. 210-354-4688. www.garciaartglass.com

Posted by Heather

Glass Instructors and Assistants wanted! The Redmond School of Glass (Redmond, WA) is under new ownership, and looking to expand! We are looking for part time employees who are excited about sharing their art with others.
We are in need of:
- Part time glass instructors who have a passion for teaching others. Classes will range from beginner mini sessions to advanced instruction. Also interested in specialty skills to provide specialty workshops. - Assistants with some level of experience in glass blowing, who can work with our instructors during classes, and work with artists during creation.
Team members need to work well with others and with the general public. Our studio and gallery is a family establishment- with extensive outreach in the community- and are hoping to add others who are interested in the same atmosphere. Email us for more information at info@redmondschoolofglass.com

Posted by John Pomp

Experienced Bubble Starter Wanted For Glassblowing Studio - Full Time
- Hand crafted furniture and lighting company looking for experienced bubble starter
- help organize and maintain glass blowing facility
- full time position, health benefits after 1 year
- position available immediately
- may lead to part time gaffing position
*Qualified applicants must have*
- at least 5 years total glass blowing experience, 2 years minimum full time production experience out side of school and 2 references required.
- must be able lift 50 lb
- detail oriented team player, must take direction well and have a willingness and eagerness to learn
- consistency and accuracy a must, strong work ethic, creative problem solver
- furnace glassblowing required - no lamp work
- rigorous professional studio - must be accustomed to professional glass blowing environment
- must be enthusiastic, reliable, self motivated and responsible
- equipment building/ rebuilding a plus
- must have a desire to blow glass every second of the day
- working interview required
- please email resumes and portfolios to - positions@johnpomp.com
- compensation - commensurate with experience

Glass Blowing Assistant Wanted - Full Time
- Hand crafted furniture and lighting company looking for experienced glass blowing assistant
- help organize and maintain glass blowing facility
- full time position, health benefits after 1 year
- position available immediately
*Qualified applicants must have*
- at least 3 years total glass blowing experience, 1 years minimum full time production experience out side of school and 2 references required.
- must be able lift 50 lb
- detail oriented team player, must take direction well and have a willingness and eagerness to learn
- consistency and accuracy a must, strong work ethic, creative problem solver
- furnace glassblowing required - no lamp work
- rigorous professional studio - must be accustomed to professional glass blowing environment
- must be enthusiastic, reliable, self motivated and responsible
- equipment building/ rebuilding a plus
- must have a desire to blow glass every second of the day
- working interview required
- please email resumes and portfolios to - positions@johnpomp.com
- compensation - commensurate with experience

Posted by Julie Corradetti

Glassblower / all around shop assistant wanted in Baltimore, MD to start end of Sept. 2012. Full time Fall / Winter / Spring, flexible Summers. 5 yrs experience in furnace glassblowing required (no lamp working). Must be able to assist with blown feet, wraps, bits, color pick-ups, also teach beginner/intermediate classes. Assist in creating artwork & limited production pieces. Equipment building & repair skills also needed. Email studio@corradetti.com with portfolio & to arrange an interview.

Posted by April Hilton

Brand new Denver Glass Machinery Deep Kiln KL-27D, 220V, 28 amp., 21" X 21" X 12" single phase. $2,100 value, want $1,800 OBO.
Denver Glass Machinery custom front load annealer, 24" X 24" X 36". 12 cu ft. 220 volt, 42 amp. $5,200 value, want $4,700 OBO.
Over bought equipment for studio, looking to sell to buy other needed equipment. shipping extra. located Granby Colorado. April Hilton. Email - glass@rkymtnhi.com

Posted by Steve Cothern

Denver Top Element Kiln
In need of work, elements in good shape, new hinge for door needed, will need control interface. Comes with full set of quartz element tube protectors, stand in good shape, full set of wheels, springs for lid come with, good start for a project kiln. Suggested Asking Price- $750.00.

Contact: Steve Cothern at 419-254-5771, ext 7853 or scothern@toledomuseum.org.

Posted by Brian Brenno

Medium Glory Hole, Seattle area 43" deep, 30" inside diameter, 23" first opening, 17" 1st door, 12" 2nd door, 8" 3rd door Extra set of doors with burner assembly, Eclipse zero governor, Eclipse proportional mixer, two Spiral Arts burners. $3000.00 obo. Call 206-567-5423 for more info.

Posted by Barbara

I am looking for a permanent part time studio assistant for my studio in Mukilteo, WA. One to two days a week working in the hotshop assisting me as well as a variety of packing, cleaning and miscellaneous tasks. My current assistant is moving out of state in September so I would like to find someone to start in august for training. Pay is DOE. Must be reliable, honest & enthusiastic. Check out my website: www.glassgardensnw.com and contact me at: barbara@glassgardensnw.com.

Posted by Eric Groff

FOR SALE : Unused Pastorale carrier and rotating stand for sale . The carrier is about 60" long and the business end is 11" X 5" and it is made from 3/4" solid steel . The rotating stand is 3/4" solid steel as well and is 10" long and the opening for the carrier tool is 6". Brand new never used $195 plus shipping and insurance from zip code 17508, email: groff@ptd.net

Posted by Guillermo Villalonga

Fine Art Lamps, a premier U.S. manufacturer of over 1000 distinctive and prestigious handmade decorative lighting designs for interior and exterior applications is seeking to fill new positions in their glassblowing facility in South Florida. Marketed in 63 countries, Fine Art Lamps are displayed in company showrooms and in leading furniture showrooms around the world. Looking for Production Coordinator and Production Glassblowers.

Download the Detailed Description here. Requires Microsoft Word.

For more information, visit www.fineartlamps.com or submit your resume to FALresumes@fineartlamps.com.

Posted by Rebecca Iverson

Looking for a small (14" or so) used glory hole and other tools and equipment. Please email ivyglss@msn.com.

Posted by Christian Thirion

East coast studio for sale. No furnace, but includes:
Large Annealler 48”L x 34”D x 37”H
Glory Hole 30” x 23” inside 26” x 16” barn doors opening 14”
Glory Hole 36” x 30” inside 32” x 22” barn doors opening 19”
2 Benches
2 Marver Tables - 36” x 30”
30” x 16”
Air Turbine and more - please call Christian Thirion @
607-738-3053 or email verre93@aol.com.

Posted by Debra Noah

Setting up a hot shop in Central Washington this summer. Looking for reasonably priced equipment. Do you have experience with hot shop set up (from scratch)? I could use your help. 509-246-6010 yogicowgirl@gmail.com

Posted by Kyle Gribskov

For Sale: 300lb Moly Furnace with extra elements and crucible, 28" diam glory hole, 2 side load annealers, pipes and punties, 36" carborundum lap wheel and a 24" diamond lap wheel.
All in good working condition, prices negotiable within reason.
Kyle Gribskov 360-795-8419

Posted by Goggleworks Hot Glass Studio and School

Our state of the art glass facilities are perfect for glassblowing, hot casting, coldworking, fusing, kiln casting, flameworking and stained glass. The hot glass studio is 3,000sq./ft. and includes 4 benches and g-holes (Ranging from 16”-24”), 2 furnaces each holding 500lbs. each, plenty of annealing space, pipes/punties, tools, color ovens, lg. garage, and a small coldworking area. The warm/ cold studio is 2,000sq/ft and includes full coldshop, 3 casting kilns, 2 lg fusing kilns, and a lampworking studio. Hot shop rates are $40/hr ($990 for 30hr block). Visit us on line www.goggleworks.org. Contact Director of Studio Activities- Nate Dubbs, ndubbs@goggleworks.org, or at 484-335-0045 for more details.

Posted by Gary Levi

My name is Gary Levi. I own INTAGLIO DESIGNS, LTD, formerly LEVAY GLASS. I am selling or leasing my glass studio in Alton, IL. Barring that, I would like to find someone with experience for a Joint Venture in which that person will manage the glass studio (Hire, Fire, Market) as an adjunct to my Glass Museum, in the same building. Any assistance would be appreciated. Call 618-670-6707

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