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[JOB] Mechanical Designer/Fabricator, Electronics Artist

Mechanical Designer/Fabricator for Electronics Artist


Hours:             32 – 40 hours per week (4 – 5 days), starting approximatelyNovember 1, 2014
Location:         3rd Street, San Francisco (Dogpatch)
Compensation to reflect experience

Job Description:
The Studio of Jim Campbell – is seeking an organized, self-directed individual to assist with the design of custom electronic artworks and large-scale public installations.  This position offers the opportunity to work in the field of electronic art with cutting edge technology in video, interactive electronics, & LED displays.  The candidate should be comfortable with both mechanical design and fabrication. Prior experience with electronic circuitry is a plus, as is the ability to work with a small production team.

Job responsibilities include:

*Design and fabrication of prototypes and final components

*Researching materials and methods

*Project Coordination, including organization, work flow, quality control, & critical timelines to meet deadlines for multiple projects

*Ability to work with outside institutions, vendors, and contractors


Ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

*Basic prototype fabrication (drill press, bench sander, power tools, etc.)

*Working knowledge of prototyping methods

*CAD/3D design skills (Rhino and AutoCAD)

*2D Design skills (Photoshop, Illustrator)

*3D printing

*Laser cutting

*CNC routing

*Can speak McMaster, etc.

To Apply:
Please email a cover letter and resume to