Fabricator

Superfab is a design lab and fabrication house located in the heart of southeast Portland. We are skilled craftsmen who think fluently in the languages of Architecture and Design, wielding tools both new and old to produce exceptional custom work in production level scales and orders of one, alike. We work daily with some of the finest architects and designers around and for clients who range from some of the most groundbreaking and influential companies on the planet to bootstrapping small businesses and simply inspired individuals.

We are looking for a qualified, hardworking and inspired fabricator to join Superfab on a temporary basis. We are a design lab and fabrication house located in inner SE Portland. Your primary responsibilities will include:

Sanding, finishing, and assembling CNC production parts. This requires a high degree of skill, organization, and attention to detail. The nature of this kind of work is repetitive--you need to be able to maintain the highest standards of quality while always keeping an eye towards improving the efficiency of your station. 

We are currently hiring for a full time, temporary position. Although you will be working with us on a temporary basis, this is an excellent opportunity to establish a relationship with a growing shop in an exciting industry--we are always looking for experienced people with the right attitude to join us in the long term.

You're expected to be smart, curious, a good communicator and personable, too. The desire and ability to learn quickly and constantly improve is essential. Some heavy lifting, packing, and overtime may be necessary. Other requirements are as follows:

EDUCATION

High School or equivalent
+ bonus for college, trade school, etc. 

EXPERIENCE

Basic wood shop experience, knowledge of tools & techniques (3+ years, minimum)

Specific tools you MUST have experience with include: Random orbital sander, pneumatic fasteners (brad- and pin-nailers), drill/drivers, chop saw.

Other applicable tools include, but are not limited to: table saw, drill press, routers.
+ bonus for experience with designing/making things yourself
+ bonus for experience in construction
+ bonus for experience w/digital fabrication tools

COMPENSATION

$12-22/hr, DOE

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Full-time temporary (40 hrs/week) with potential for overtime.

Interested? Send us your resume, a personal statement + relevant examples of past work: things you've made, projects you've worked on, etc. If it all looks good, we'll get back to you soon.

 

Superfab is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

 

(Posted 5/31/2018)