Job Openings

Below are our current opportunities:

 

Sales Representative for Batch Gallery

Job Title: Sales Representative for Batch Gallery

Reports To: Gallery Manager

Required Availability: Thursday & Friday Evenings; Saturday & Sunday Days and Evenings

What is the goal of this position? Sales. We are looking for someone who is incredibly sales oriented, someone who takes ownership in their sales growth goals and someone who maintains an excellent rapport with their customers.

If you are…

  • Skilled in suggestive selling and up-selling in a boutique retail environment
  • Comfortable thinking on your feet and thinking of interesting new ways to talk about our product
  • Excited to help new or current customers find the perfect gift, treasure or class and key facts about them
  • Great at making people feel special by remembering them by name
  • Motivated to reach targeted sales goals
  • A team player who gets the job done in an energetic manner
  • Upbeat, happy and engaging sales person
  • A self starter who is open to coming up with new ways to reach targeted goals

If you like to… 

  • Predict the needs of the customer and up-sell where necessary on future events, products, and classes
    • Perform exceptional customer service to all customers in house, on-line and during events and classes
    • Help maintain a clean, organized and pleasantly shoppable shop by restocking, dusting and more
    • Provide a comfortable and welcoming shopping experience to all customers
    • Connect to our customers on a personal level and help them feel like family, encouraging return visits
    • Listen, learn and engage based on the customers needs and wants
    • Utilize your skills to perform excellent customer service that goes above and beyond traditional ideas
    • Discuss our products and techniques (this is key!) and display a strong knowledge of our product line (this will be taught!)

    We offer… 

    • Paid Product Training
    • Awesome Employee Discounts
    • Opportunities to meet new people
    • A way to help your local businesses grow
    • A behind the scenes look at the art of Glass Blowing
    • A safe working environment with mask-wearing, plexiglass barriers and hourly sanitization
    • Up to 3 free classes a year
    • A really cool and trendy place to work
    • Stylish uniforms

    Please email us at application@glassacademy.com the following to be considered:

    1. A cover letter on why you think you'd make a great fit for the position
    2. Your current resume
    3. Make the subject line "Sales Position"

    If we feel you’ll make a great fit for the position, we'll get back with you for an in-person group interview!

       

      Maintenance Worker Job Description

      Job Title: Maintenance Worker

      Hours: 0-10 hrs/week

      Reports To: Hot Shop Manager

      Required Availability: Varies

      Required Qualifications:

      1. Capable carpentry skills, knowledge of wood, metal and other building materials
      2. The ability and desire to leave their workplace clean and organized, and cleaning up after their projects
      3. Is comfortable with heights, and on ladders up to 30-feet tall
      4. The ability to stand and walk for several hours at a time
      5. The ability to work independently without the direct guidance of the Hot Shop Manager
      6. Must live nearby. Hours will vary depending on the time of year. The Glass Academy is glass shop studio, and the workload could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand for production

      Preferred Qualifications:

      1. Has an artistic eye for special projects that include arranging wall installations of glass

      Main Responsabilités:

      1. Maintain the health of 14,000 sq/ft building (not janitorial, but may entail some specialized cleaning jobs from time to time)
      2. Assisting the Hot Shop Manager in completing projects that are group projects, or specialty projects
      3. Miscellaneous projects including but not limited to:
        1. Changing light bulbs
        2. Minor plumbing, like replacing faucets
        3. Painting
        4. Hanging glass installations

      Please email us at glassadmin@glassacademy.com the following to be considered:

      1. A cover letter on why you think you'd make a great fit for the position
      2. Your current resume
      3. Make the subject line "Maintenance Position"

      If you fit the position, we'll get back with you for an in-person interview at our Dearborn, Michigan studio!

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