Ceramics Lab Assistant

Date: 08/22/2011 Office/Department: Art - Ceramics
Starting Wage: Minimum Supervisor: Joe Page
Openings: No Department Head:

Ceramics Lab Assistant


Maintain ceramics studio, clay and glaze rooms. Condition clay, mix glazes, organize tools, and provide assistance to students for special projects.


1. Maintain and operate a functioning classroom in a studio art program
2. Gain clay and glaze mixing knowledge
3. Develop citical and analytical thinking and problem solving skills


1. Basic knowledge of ceramics required
2. Competant with tools and cleaning equipment
3. Keen attention to detail
4. Basic understanding of safe studio practises
5. Excellent organizational skills

Work Study students encouraged to apply. Use link at bottom of job description or Contact Joe Page at pagej@whitman.edu with a schedule of availability