WORK WITH US
The Rabbit hOle takes a collaborative approach to all of our daily operations. With that in mind, here are some of the essential qualities we value in our employees:
The Rabbit hOle is seeking the right person with a versatile fundraising skill set to join a growing team of artists and administrative staff as Development Coordinator and Grants Manager. This experienced, mission-driven fundraising professional will work with the Executive Directors to coordinate and implement strategies and tasks in all areas of fundraising. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a highly motivated individual who is comfortable with the challenges of start-up culture to help build a national institution and establish themselves in the vanguard of the new museum space. This position is full-time, eligible for benefits, with growth opportunities.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team, and to move between the two gracefully
Careful attention to detail
Ability to problem-solve
Respect for others
A sense of humor
Our current openings are listed below:
The Rabbit hOle’s fabricators work from design drawings and in communication with the design team to expertly create sculptural exhibit pieces, exhibit environments, and/or detail elements. Fabricators may need to problem-solve specific design elements as necessary while remaining true to the original design and spirit of the material. Most of all, our fabricators bring books to life!
At least two years professional experience in fabrication work
Ability to adapt to changes in design or approach
Knowledge of fabrication shop organization and safety measures
Ability to work on several projects at once or focus on a single task at length
Professional experience with a wide range of industrial upholstering techniques; deep familiarity with industrial fabric, finishing materials, industry tools and equipment; armature building skills are a big plus!
Professional experience in scenic painting (theater or equivalent) and surfacing; high fidelity in painting and replicating specific source material; experience with 3-D surface painting.
Professional fabrication and construction experience; advanced carpentry, metalworking and woodworking skills; welding and CNC experience a plus; ability to read and execute from construction drawings is a must.
Professional experience with Rhino, Revit, Sketch-up and VCarve; fluency in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator programs; CNC experience; experience in museum exhibit design is welcome; general fabrication and construction skills preferred.
Professional experience fabricating and sculpting with foam; knowledge of hard-coating materials and their application; experience with fiberglass techniques as well as molds and casting; high fidelity in painting and replicating specific source material; woodworking and metalworking skills.
Professional experience fabricating and assembling metal products, including steel and aluminum; welding expertise in MIG and TIG processes; experience with metal in sculptural applications; experience in the following areas is a plus: milling, lathe work, sheet metal, bending, electro-mechanical applications; CAD CAM software.