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Job Title: Intern at Studio DUNN
Location: Rumford, RI
Compensation: Unpaid – Interns are compensated with access to the studio outside of work hours and a great experience!
Availability: Offered all seasons
Company Overview: Studio DUNN is a small design firm, committed to the creation of well-designed and meticulously crafted furnishings, using traditional materials. Studio DUNN, lead by designer Asher Dunn, creates timeless pieces influenced by the aesthetic of mid-century modernism with a contemporary twist. http://www.studiodunn.com
Job Description: Studio DUNN is seeking enthusiastic and talented interns with a keen sense of design, the excitement to problem solve, and the thirst to learn about the inner workings of small business. You will be involved in the development of company strategy, marketing, design development, assisting in the shop, digital and material model making, and prototyping. Interns will work directly, and shadow with, the business owner, business manager, production managers, and contractors with the expectation of juggling multiple projects. The position has a lot of independence and responsibility. You’ll be able to take credit for your efforts and have satisfaction of knowing much of the process was your own creation.
Requirements/Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a friendly disposition, good sense of humor, organized, self motivated, responsible, innovative, have great communication skills, and the ability/flexibility to adjust well to the flow of the workplace and deadlines. You should be able to convey your ideas through sketches and Adobe Creative Suite. We are looking for an individual with a detail-oriented approach to all aspects of work. The intern should have good problem solving skills, willingness to try new techniques, and push materials. Woodworking and Metal working are a plus but are not required. As a small company we work closely with each intern; personality is just as much a selling point as qualifications. We are here to offer a great experience!
How to apply: To apply submit a cover letter, resume, and portfolio samples to the listed email address. You should also include things that separate you from the rest of the pack and make it so we can’t resist meeting you!
Contact: Asher Dunn
Phone: (401) 400 0206
Address: 310 Bourne Ave, Building #1, Rumford, RI 02916 (visits by appointment only, please.)