Away is seeking a part-time Monogramming Artist to help with our Artist Monogramming series! This person will work alongside our team of artists to hand paint monograms on bags. The right candidate will be technically skilled in painting, typography, or graphic design & will be eager to work at a quickly growing company.
Since April 2016, Away has offered hand-painted monograms to its customers & demand continues to grow. In this role, you will learn the basics of sign painting, working with sign painters enamel, & other tips & tricks while on-site. You will learn three to five alphabet styles & be able to reproduce them using a system of stencils & transfers.
What you'll do:
- Hand-paint initials on The Carry-On per customer order (customer selects colors & style)
- Receive training from our team of monogramming artists on the ins-and-outs of each alphabet style
- Work with oil-based enamel paints on plastic surfaces
- Work in the SoHo Away office under friendly management, who provides materials & supplies
Who you are:
- Experience working with enamel paints and/or working on a non-traditional medium is a plus
- Alright with working near & with solvents like mineral spirits & enamel paints
- Quick learner who is eager to learn & work within a system
- Friendly & patient
- Enjoy working in a fast-paced & energetic environment
Away (www.awaytravel.com) is a global lifestyle brand creating thoughtful products designed to make travel more seamless. Since our launch in February 2016, we have sold more than a million travel products, grown from a team of four to over 250, expanded shipping to almost 40 countries, opened seven stores across two countries, & launched several new products & experiences that are inspiring more people to travel the world. And we know thats just the beginning!
We have been named one of Fast Companys Worlds Most Innovative Companies for the second consecutive year, one of TIMEs 50 Most Genius Companies, one of LinkedIns Top Startups, & a Forbes Next Billion Dollar Start-Up.
Were building the #1 travel brand in the world -- come join us on this incredible adventure!