This position is located in Glen Cove, NY.
Allied Maker is seeking a Metal Finisher to fill a dynamic role within the company. The qualified candidate will work with our team in creating and performing finishing processes on a variety of metals.
Our metal finishing department is at the heart of our production process. Metal finishers are responsible for artfully applying patinas to over 450 customized parts for production of over 175 collection pieces. This is an apprentice-based position. You will be trained under our lead finishers on our specific process to achieve 6 patina finishes. These “recipes” must be followed exactly to provide a consistent result. Must be able to take direction. Must be able to stand for long periods of time. Lathe experience preferred. Personal safety items that are required are half mask for dust, safety glasses and gloves. Training provided.
Allied Maker is a contemporary lighting design studio with heavy influences in geometric simplicity, serious craftsmanship, and high-quality materials. We create meticulously engineered lighting fixtures, handcrafted both in our workshop and by top New York fabricators. Our aesthetic combines outstanding natural materials with simple yet expressive forms. Inspired by raw materials that grow more beautiful with time, we have developed signature hand-applied finishes that will develop a beautiful patina with age.
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Salary and benefits
· This position offers a competitive hourly rate, depending on experience
· Includes 80% paid medical
· Free dental and vision insurance
· 401K with company match
· Paid Vacation & Holidays
- A dynamic, ambitious, and fun work environment
About Allied Maker
Allied Maker is a Long Island-based design and manufacturing studio established in 2013 by designer Ryden Rizzo. Every piece is handcrafted in Allied Maker’s workshop and in collaboration with the best New York fabricators. Allied Maker is committed to manufacturing high-quality and long-lasting lighting made in the USA. Inspired by raw materials that grow more beautiful with time, Allied Maker utilizes a hand-applied blackening process and brass that will develop a beautiful patina with use. Allied Maker’s lighting fixtures can be seen in boutique hotels, residential and commercial projects worldwide and has been featured in publications such as Elle Decor, Dwell, Architectural Digest, NY Magazine, T Magazine and Domaine Home.