Sculptor

Employer: 
Studio Y Creations
Posted: 
2017-09-11
Job Type: 
Full Time
Employment length: 
Permanent
Language requirements: 
English
Education requirements: 
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Job experience: 
1 year to less than 2 years
Job industry: 
Arts
Manufacturing
Visual Arts & Design
Job Location: 
Calgary

Studio Y Creations has been an innovator and leader in the theming and display industry for almost 25 years. Located in Calgary, Alberta, we are considered to be among the best companies in the world for designing and fabricating three-dimensional displays and theming family friendly spaces. 

Studio Y Creations (and our dental brand Imagination Dental Solutions) is a team of artists that passionately seek to transform ordinary places into extraordinary spaces through art. We strive to inspire with our creativity, be admired for our quality and bring value to our customers and community. 

We love fun and energetic people that add to the amazing team that works so hard to make this company a success. Everyone here loves to build and create and is self-motivated to do a great job.

The role of the sculptor plays an important part in delivering the fantastic displays that our customers have come to expect. The sculptor is part of a team that captures the character and the charm of a design. The sculptor helps make a wild and wonderful hand-drawn concept a three-dimensional reality. 

Responsibilities: 
- Solve problems related to you daily projects
- Understand form, proportion, and sculpture techniques 
- Read and understand blueprints, CAD drawings, and construction plans 
- sculpt 3D displays/props utilizing Styrofoam and other materials 
- Carve details and textures into Styrofoam and other materials 
- Sand and finish Styrofoam to the specifications in the construction plans 
- Ensure that a sculpture is completed within a specific time allotment. 
- Record material usage 
- Packaging and Shipping 
- Other shop duties 

Attributes: 
- Good problem solver 
- Care deeply about doing great work 
- Comfortable in a high-pressure environment 
- Work collaboratively in a team environment 
- Carpentry or construction experience is a big asset 
- Excellent hand-eye coordination 
- Organizational skills and attention to detail 
- Be accountable for product consistency 
- Manage timelines and meet deadlines 
- Welding experience is an asset 
- Paint experience is an asset 
- A passionate artist and or creator 

Experience: 
- All applicants need to apply with examples of their artwork
- Art related job experience is an asset
- Post-secondary education in art field or equivalent is an asset 


Terms of Employment: 
- We provide medical and dental benefits 
- Vacation and Earned days off 

Please apply by e-mail only. All applications must include a cover letter, a resume & examples of work when applicable. 

Please visit: 
www.studioycreations.com 
www.imaginationdental.com