We are looking for part time weekend employees to work our letterpress studio/store front in Old Town Alexandria.
The position would be weekends only from the hours of 11AM – 5PM. We are looking for someone who can commit to at least two days per month. Most of our part time employees have full time jobs at creative firms and work 1-2 weekends days per month or they are college student designers looking for experience. They seem like like the ability to create a design, then letterpress it immediately.
If you are a designer, here are a few things you could be designing and letterpress printing!
Other creative and fun endeavors
The position (s) could include any of the following:
Teaching letterpress (we will teach you). We hold letterpress workshops a few weekends per month
Printing on our Vandercook Printing presses
Cutting paper (oh fun)
Assisting clients with wedding invitation consultations (Customer Service is Paramount)
Designing (if you are a designer too)
Manning our retail shop (Customer service) (our studio and shop are in the same location)
Make polymer plates using our plate maker
Old City Press is a boutique letterpress studio located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria. We get a lot of visibility through customers walking by our shop on King Street.
If you would like to see what we do at Old City Press you can check out our Instagram Page: http://instagram.com/oldcitypressandco
To apply, please send the following:
1. Resume or Linkedin (if available, but not needed)
2. Design Portfolio
3. Let us know why you would like to work for Old City Press part time and what you hope to get out of the position
You email your information to [email protected]
Note: We do require you to commit to at least 1-2 weekends days per month. This could be just a Saturday, or Sunday. It does not have to be both days.