Eighth Generation – Studio Assistant

Eighth Generation, the first Native-owned company to offer wool blankets, is searching for a self-starter with a general awareness of the Native experience, history and art to work at the Eighth Generation studio in Seattle’s International District. This position will support our Studio Manager to conduct a broad range of tasks related to storage, production and distribution of Eighth Generation products.

Position Basics

  • $14 per hour starting wage
  • Seattle (SODO) location
  • 20 – 40 hours per week
  • Negotiable hours
  • Starts ASAP

Position Description

  • Maintain orderly and safe work environment
  • Assemble product components to high efficiency and quality standards
  • Pack and ship orders
  • Operate various computer based machines and equipment (training provided)

Job Requirements

  • Ability to work independently for long periods of time.
  • Hand dexterity to assemble phone case and jewelry components
  • Ability to follow safety protocol
  • Ability to operate a pallet jack
  • Ability to efficiently organize work space
  • Experience in producing art is a plus
  • Ability to regularly lift 25+ pound boxes, and 50+ as needed
  • Strong general awareness of the Native experience
  • Understanding of Eighth Generation values and business practices
  • Ability to learn basics of programs such as Adobe Illustrator and Shipping/Receiving apps.
  • Ability to pass a background check

How to Apply