Job title: Explore Carrer Opportunities at DLS Inc.


Job description: DLS Inc., a sculpture and installation art studio based in Toronto, Ontario, is on the lookout for dynamic individuals to join our team. With projects spanning both local and international landscapes, we specialize in crafting artworks across various mediums and scales. As we continue to grow, we are excited to offer opportunities for both part-time and full-time positions in two distinct roles:1. Shop / Fabrication AssistantAre you skilled in the art of fabrication? Do you thrive in a hands-on workshop environment? We are seeking a Shop / Fabrication Assistant who is proficient in working with a variety of materials including wood and metal. This role is perfect for those who have a passion for creating and are experienced with hand tools, power tools, and other equipment.Key Responsibilities:

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  • Fabrication assistance of prototypes and artworks
  • Procurement of materials, preparation of materials
  • Grinding, Sanding, Finishing of materials and artworks
  • Welding, brazing, casting etc.
  • Fabrication of artworks
  • Installation of artworks

Ideal Candidate:

  • 3-5 years experience in fabrication environment
  • Understanding / hands on experience with basic fabrication techniques
  • Comfortable working in a shop environment
  • Self motivated, excellent problem solving skills, attention to detail
  • Welding experience an asset.
  • WAH training
  • Class G DL

2. Administrative / Design AssistantDo you have a flair for design and organization? We’re looking for an Administrative / Design Assistant who is well-versed in Adobe applications and possesses knowledge or proficiency in 3D modelling software. This role involves a blend of creative and administrative tasks, from handling emails and scheduling to the formulation of presentations and sourcing materials.Key Responsibilities:

  • Email correspondence and scheduling
  • Creation of presentations and proposals
  • Liaising with clients, suppliers
  • Sourcing materials with a basic understanding of manufacturing processes
  • Updating DLS presence on digital platforms
  • Developing and implementing organizational tools in the workplace.
  • Procurement of projects, clients for DLS through implementation of marketing strategies.
  • Quoting, invoicing.
  • Use of social media and marketing tools

Ideal Candidate:

  • 3-5 years experience in a design studio environment
  • Proficient in Adobe apps, 3D modelling software,
  • Basic understanding of manufacturing techniques, materials
  • Experience in administrative tasks, Word, Excel, etc.
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills
  • Self motivated, driven, excellent problem solving skills, attention to detail
  • Knowledge of social media and marketing tools an asset
  • Class G DL

About UsWorking across a variety of mediums and scales, our projects are both local and international. We are a small team that values creativity and flexibility. We are currently looking for junior to intermediate level assistants to fill 1-3 positions within our team.How to ApplyIf you believe you have the skills and passion we’re looking for, we’d love to hear from you. Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and why you’re a good fit for our team to Dennis@dlsinc.co.Positions are flexible in terms of skills and experience. We encourage all talented creatives who are interested in contributing to the world of art and design to apply.Hourly wage starting at 25/hr – based on experience.

Location: Toronto, ON

Job date: Fri, 22 Mar 2024 08:31:41 GMT