Date Posted: Oct 08, 2021
Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2021
Start Date: Oct 18, 2021

Hourly From: $20/hr To $25/hr
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: Toronto
Employee Benefits: Health
Organization's Field/Discipline: Business
Job's focus: Creative
Job Type: Full-time
Career Level: Doesn’t apply

Organization Description

The Gilder

The Gilder is an established framing company in Toronto specializing in custom and museum quality framing, serving galleries, artists, collectors and public institutions.

Job Description

Busy custom framing company looking for experiences finisher. 

Company profile:

The Gilder has been providing a top quality custom framing service to artists, collectors, art galleries and museums in Canada for over 20 years. We specialize in producing hardwood frames in variety of finishes, stained, painted and water gilded, and are experienced in conservation framing.

We are looking for a talented individual interested in art and in framing. 

Experience in working with solid wood. Proficient with table saw, shaper, joiner/thicknesser, router and other basic tools. 
Tasks include cutting and joining frames, milling custom mouldings, selecting appropriate grade of lumber, sanding. 
Experience spraying waterbourne finishes such as pigmented lacquer and clear coat.
-Sanding and applying stains.

3 years of finishing experience is preferred 
This is a full-time position


-Attention to detail, ability to work under tight deadlines, problem solving skills. 
-Ability to work independently with good organizational skill, as well as part of a small team
-Help to maintain a clean shop environment
-Good knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade

How to Apply:

Email cover letter + resume to: info@thegilder.c

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