Company Description: MASS MoCA is one of the world's liveliest (and largest) centers for making and enjoying today's most important art, music, dance, theater, film, and video. Hundreds of works of visual and performing art have been created on its 19th-century factory campus during fabrication and rehearsal residencies, making MASS MoCA among the most productive sites in the country for the creation and presentation of new art. More platform than box, MASS MoCA strives to bring to its audiences art experiences that are fresh, engaging, and transformative.
High School or Equivalent
Construction/Maintenance, Masonry - Preference:
MASS MoCA is seeking a seasonal a mason tender.
Prior professional maintenance or construction experience is required. Responsibilities include mixing cement, handling heavy materials, working with scaffolding and ladders, and taking direction from the lead mason. Ideal applicants will have prior experience as well as knowledge of the equipment and materials used in the performance of masonry work. Applicants must be able to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with supervisors, co-workers, staff members, and others at the museum. MASS MoCA’s mason tender must be able to work outdoors and may be exposed to adverse weather conditions; must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds or greater; is required to climb ladders; and may need to work varied shifts and irregular hours. The mason tender must observe safety policies and procedures in accordance with government and institutional standards, and must wear common protective or safety equipment as needed. Ability to work on weekends/holidays is a must. A valid driver’s license is required.
This is a seasonal position available immediately and running through September 30, 2018.
If you are mission-driven, love the arts, and take pride in working hard with a dedicated team, we hope you consider employment at MASS MoCA. Apply in person by visiting our front desk during museum hours, or submit a resume and cover letter.
MASS MoCA is an equal opportunity employer and seeks diversity in its workforce.
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.