Studio Operations Director

Summary

Position Title

Studio Operations Director

Department

Linda Berry Stein College of Fine Arts & Humanities

Status

Full Time/Non-Exempt

Job Description

Responsible for studio operations for the School of Art & Design

Essential Job Duties

The studio operations of the Arts Research Complexes (ARCs) (both 2D and 3D) and support studio and equipment associated with Media Arts. This Includes:

  • Manage day-to-day needs of facilities; submit, monitor and coordinate work orders
  • Coordinate repair and/or replacement of tools, equipment, and displays of facilities
  • Manage tool/resource checkout system and oversight of student workers
  • Monitor, uphold, and develop safety protocols in accordance with the institution
  • Manage inventories, throughways and storage spaces
  • Process, distribute, and store incoming purchased materials
  • Fabricate, design and source materials for projects as directed
  • Recognize problems and inefficiencies in all lab areas and propose solutions for better flow and student experiences
  • Monitor and manage schedules and sign out blocks for all lab areas
  • Assist and spearhead the maintenance and rebuild of all glass/ceramic/wood/metal equipment
  • Assist with staffing and inventory of Media “CAGE”.
  • Work closely with Associate Dean to strategize needs of the position and facilities
  • Serve on the EHS Safety Committee

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

Covid Vaccination Information: Faculty and Staff

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To Apply

Interested applicants will need to submit a copy of the resume, cover letter, list of references, and a completed JU staff application to Associate Dean Dana Tupa at dchapma@ju.edu.