MMclay is seeking a skilled production assistant/ studio potter who is skilled at throwing on the pottery wheel and capable of reproducing designs with precision and efficiency. Looking for someone who is passionate about having their hands in clay, knows quite a bit about ceramics, and has a solid understanding of the nuances of clay and the pottery making process.


    What you’ll need:

  • Experience working in a clay studio 
  • A curious mind and a willingness to learn new things
  • Ability to create your own structure in a small studio space, while balancing multiple projects and deadlines
  • The ability to work in a VERY fast paced, collaborative, team-focused environment 
  • A keen eye for the details: methodical and logical
  • Develop an understanding of the MMclay product lines, and the characteristics unique to each piece
  • Ability to take direction and receive feedback, and give constructive feedback in return
  • Proficient  with Google Workspace (formally Google Suite)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to work 30+ hours a week, possibly including weekends

What you’ll do:

  • Throwing the requested products with efficiency and proficiency
  • Wedging and reclaiming clay
  • Maintaining the structure, character and integrity  of each piece
  • Achieve consistency across products
  • Throw each piece to the standard of the production sample
  • Be willing to challenge yourself to throw more efficiently to maximize quantity and quality of production
  • Maintain studio cleanliness
  • Assist with loading clay and materials weekly

    Physical Requirements

    **This position is very physical and requires considerable amount of strength and energy**

    • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more
    • Extended periods of time on your feet and at the wheel 
    • Comfortable with repetition.
    • 20$/ hour starting pay. Negotiable based on experience.


    If you are interested in this position please email a cover letter and your resume to MaryMar Keenan at

    We are excited to hear from you!