The Cleveland Flea is looking to fill the following positions:-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- EVENT TEAM: DESIGN / BUILD EXPERTStarting Date:As early as 5/25/17, or as fits into a schedule that benefits both the interviewee and the interviewer.
Hours Per Week:We’re open to discussing part-time work, as long as it meets our needs. We need a dedicated employee who can commit to working a set schedule, whether that’s 3 full days a week or Monday-Friday half days.
24 to 40 hours weeklyEvent weeks may be more hours, but we aim to keep 40 hours or less weekly averaged over each month
Compensation:Working interview for two weeks @ $12 hourly. Potential for pay increase when skillset is leveled or exceeds expectations.At the end of two weeks, a review with staff and interviewee will take place, which will review the overall fit within the business.
Job Requirements:on-taskDiligentAbility to react to changing conditionsCommitted to continual improvement of our site infrastructure improvementsextremely efficient internally motivatedstrong time management skillsstrong communication skillshighly organizedattention to detailweekend and evening availabilityworks well with others, or in a team environmentpositive outlooksticks to schedule, task-orientedasks questions when unclearhas had training / experience with power toolssafe shop practicesclean-as-you-go (keeps the shop tidy)has ability to plan / price a project before the start Creative problem solverthrifty / diy (looks around to see what we have before ordering more supplies)has the ability to manage themselves at some point soon
Skills Developed on the Job:Understanding the engineering of flea eventsWorking effectively within a growing startup, understanding priorities and becoming a self-starterWorking effectively within a creative team Event logisticsPop Up Architecture Design + StoragePhoto Shoot Stage Set Design
Primary Responsibilities:Production, setup, teardown, storage and maintenance of all Flea Infrastructureonsite executionCreating a plan for day-of team for setup + teardownMaking sure all safety requirements are metEnsuring that all Flea Infrastructure is setup / torn down team managementWorking with Elizabeth (logistics manager) to secure temporary workers for build projects and day-of event setup / teardownoverseeing event building crew for any construction projects, during flea events, during setup and teardownPreparing kits for day-of staff (making sure each part of the event has their own setup)Continual creation of new processes / procedures to make setup / teardown as low-energy and seamless as possibleA big part of the job is making (and executing) recommendations to lower costs, lower setup and teardown time / complexity, store materials more properlyevent guides/binders for build staffcompiling and printing all necessary paperwork and tracking forms for setup / teardown crew (setup maps printed, storage area ready and organized for setup, bars stocked with appropriate materials)office managementReturning the state of the office to normal post flea, post photoshoot, and post in-office eventInventorying event infrastructure Assisting unloading and loading vendor vehicles with vendors during photo shootsOffice Build ProjectsIn-house design / build projects for the officePhotoshoot set design / builds as necessaryCoordinating with electricians, plumbers, landlordImproving the shop for better storage of infrastructureOnline managementTrack orders and shipments of online build purchasesMerch / product design and productionWe’d like introduce some basic designs that we can sell to vendors and we will produce in-housePrice, present and roll-out of those productsSpecial Event Project: BoothCampWe’d like to host an event to help vendors build out and design their boothsThis would be an event you’d spearhead and run outside of flea
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