Dye Studio Apprentice

Dye Studio Apprentice

The Flying Needles/Robin’s Promise Yarn Co. is searching for a Studio Apprentice. If you are interested in the position, please see the full job description.

A successful candidate must:

Be physically able to lift 100lbs
Stand on your feet for long periods of time
Have physical endurance to withstand cold temperatures as well as extreme heat
Be able to follow directions
Be dependable and reliable
Be thorough and able to pay attention to detail
Work well with others
Have an ability to operate and control equipment
Be able to be around and use dye chemicals
Be able to wear safety clothing, including gloves
Wear non-slip shoes that can get wet

Day-to-day duties may include:
Prepping yarn Mixing batches of dye
Rinsing wet, heavy yarn
Resetting the studio for the dyeing process

This is a part-time position and has some flexibility. Work days are generally Tuesdays and/or Thursdays. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until all positions are filled.

To apply, please submit a hard copies of your resume, three references with phone numbers and email addresses and a statement of why you should be hired for the position to Susan Dickerson, The Flying Needles, c/o Dye Studio Apprentice, robinspromiseyarn at gmail dot com