Building Maintenance Technician

Under the purview of the Executive Director, the Building Maintenance Technician is responsible for custodial maintenance of Northern Clay Center’s facility and will serve as the primary contact for building and equipment repairs. This position works closely with three other technicians to complete all aspects of the education and studio program activities and maintain the safety and cleanliness of NCC’s facilities.

Outreach Technician

The Outreach Technician provides technical and logistical support for NCC’s educational program through ART@HAND and ClayToGo outreach partnerships, on-site workshops, and some administrative tasks related to those processes. This includes the maintenance, preparation, and delivery of materials, tools, and projects; firing and tracking clay projects; and managing communication and timelines for multiple, ongoing, and concurrent projects around the Twin Cities metro area.

American Pottery Festival Internship

This position requires a time commitment of 10 – 20 hours weekly, with increased hours during the event week. An internship with Northern Clay Center provides students or recent graduates with valuable experience in arts administration, exhibition installation, and retail business practices. This position will help you develop strong connections with the local arts community and professional artists in the field. It will also provide an opportunity to learn about the best practices and behind-the-scene details of gallery operation and special events. 

Galleries Internship

The Galleries Intern will work closely with the sales gallery and exhibition gallery staff to provide inventory and installation support. The Intern will gain broad experience in the behind-the-scenes business and gallery operations of a large community art center, including online sales support, inventory management, display, exhibition installation work, and help with special events. The Galleries Internship will proceed in fall 2022 with safety protocols following the recommended state public health guidelines.