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General purpose: To utilize a complete knowledge of the MICA store in order to provide a well-rounded, pleasant experience for our customers, community, and peers.
Summary of Essential Functions:
Work with managers and student staff to ensure smooth daily operations
Work with managers and buyers to provide the MICA community with the necessary supplies
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
All cash transactions, including supervision of part-time cashiers and safe access
Stock, straighten, clean sales areas, and delegate said tasks to part time staff
Make signs and displays around the store as assigned
Assist Managers in opening and closing the store
Unload trucks/shipments, assist in receiving, and transfer items to back stock and sales floor
Assist prospective/incoming students and their families with information regarding the MICA community and its amenities
Operate a cloud based POS system
Perform other related duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Â·Knowledge of art processes and the tools essential to their fulfillment
Â·Comfortable in the use of iPads, Google, Mac and PC OS
Â·Ability to effectively communicate across numerous platforms, i.e. students, parents, faculty, customers, etc.
Minimum high school diploma with computer and fine art experience
Leadership experience in a retail atmosphere
Bachelors degree in art
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite
Reporting to this position: Sales/stock clerks as needed
Conditions of Employment:
Â·Conditions: Background Check
Physical demands and work environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop; talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Work environment: While performing the duties of the job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Required training: Handbook orientation, Anti-Harassment, Hazard Communication, Emergency Plans & Fire Prevention, Personal Protection Equipment.
Maryland Institute College of Art is committed to its policy of providing equal opportunity regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, or veteran status (disabled, Vietnam-era, or otherwise). Furthermore, the College does not tolerate any form of sex discrimination, including sexual harassment or sexual violence. This policy applies to all programs, facilities, and activities provided by Maryland Institute College of Art, including but not limited to admission, educational programs, and employment.
Applicants must apply online for each job in which they are interested. You will not be considered for any job for which you have not specifically applied. We do not accept applications via email, U.S. mail, or fax. Successful candidates for any staff or faculty positions will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
MICA provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities on a case-by-case basis. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact Human Resources at 410-225-2363.
Internal Number: R31
About Maryland Institute College of Art
Founded in 1826, MICA is among the top visual arts colleges in the nation. The college enrolls 1,863 undergraduate and 306 graduate students from 48 states and 54 foreign countries, offering programs of study leading to the bachelor of fine arts (B.F.A.), master of arts (M.A.), master of fine arts (M.F.A.) degrees, and master of professional studies degrees (M.P.S), as well as post-baccalaureate certificate programs and a full slate of credit and noncredit courses for adults, college-bound students, and children. MICA is recognized as an important cultural resource for the Baltimore/Washington region, sponsoring many public and community-outreach programs-including more than 100 exhibitions by students, faculty, and nationally and internationally known artists annually-as well as artists' residencies, film series, lectures, readings, and performances.