Maine College of Art, located in Portland, Maine, delivers a demanding and enlivening education in visual art and design within an intimate learning community. We teach each student how to transform aspirations and values into a creative practice that serves as the foundation for a lifelong pursuit of personal and professional goals. Founded in 1882 and fully accredited, MECA educates artists at all stages of their creative careers, offering both the Bachelor and Master of Fine Arts degrees as well as a wide range of professional institutes and continuing studies classes for individuals of all ages. The College gallery, the Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA, has been hailed as one of the finest art spaces in the Northeast for the exhibition of leading edge contemporary art.
MECA is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design, and is a member of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design. Maine College of Art an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, sexual preference, handicap, race, age, color, national or ethnic origin in hiring and employment practices.
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Studio Technician: Textile and Fashion Design Department
Maine College of Art seeks a studio technician for the Textile and Fashion Design Department. The studio technician assists with the comprehensive running of the department and reports to the program chair. Responsibilities include maintaining equipment, including industrial sewing machines, knitting machines, and silkscreen print facilities; assisting with sourcing materials and donations; ordering materials and supplies for classes; generally maintaining the quality of the facilities; billing; helping organize field trips and visiting artist lectures; assisting with the annual fashion show; and other duties as assigned by the chair. This part-time position is 20 hours per week. The rate is between $12.00 and $13.00 an hour, depending on experience, and includes full use of the Textiles and Fashion Design studio. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, a resume, and a list of three references all in one PDF to email@example.com. Applications will be reviewed until an appointment is made.
Admissions Operations Coordinator
Maine College of Art seeks an enthusiastic, detail-oriented, and flexible individual to join the admissions team in a full-time year-round position. Responsibilities include significant CRM and database management and reporting, management of incoming and outgoing communications, coordination of campus visits, student guided tours and front office reception for a busy Admissions operation. This position assists in organizing recruitment events such as Open Houses, Parents’ Weekend and summer programs. Candidates must have strong organizational skills, ability to assess and determine priorities, work best in a team environment, and enjoy meeting people and engaging prospective students, families, and teachers.
Strong verbal and written skills, excellent interpersonal skills, solid command of multiple contemporary technologies, experience working with CRMs and database systems. Understands analytics and data entry standards to make data driven decisions. Proven record of maintaining a high level of efficiency, organization, and accuracy in an office environment.
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Maine College of Art offers compensation commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Retirement, Vacation and Sick time.
Applications will be accepted immediately and reviewed until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resumé, and names of three references. No phone calls, please.
Email:firstname.lastname@example.orgAdmissions Operations Coordinator SearchMaine College of Art522 Congress StreetPortland, ME 04101
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Maine College of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer