Federal Work-Study and Scholarship Opportunities

September 7, 2012

Studio staff is needed for open studios and for classes held in Sculpture studio 10 downtown. Applicants must have prior training in the courses they are assisting, and be skilled in the safe and proper use of tools and materials in either the wood, metal or stone areas of the studio.

If you are interested, please contact Lynn Sures, Chair of Fine Arts, lsures@corcoran.org.

September 7, 2012

This position is a member of the Information Technology Department (ITD) help desk, Corcoran Gallery of Art & College of Art.  The position is responsible for supporting the Gallery and College staff and student on the day-to-day technical support to end users including applications installation and IT hardware & software, email and telephone services. Duties include responding to trouble calls, troubleshooting issues with desktop systems, monitoring PC hardware performance, resolving software and hardware, email issues, and supporting, PDA, network printers and plotters. Setup, install and configure/image Dell and Mac workstations MAC Pro, MS and Apples software configuration and customization. Duties may include, but are not limited to preparing and/or providing user training on how to better use of MS applications, such as, Excel, PowerPoint, Exchange email and hardware. As required, provide technical advice to user and IT staff.

Perform other duty as assigned by the Director and/or by the senior or lead staff.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Provide technical assistance to computer system users.
  • Answer questions or resolve computer problems for clients in person, via telephone or from remote location.
  • Provide assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, MS applications suite 2003, electronic mail, and operating systems.
  • Maintain, install, configure and customize classroom Macs machines; G5, Minis and/or Notebook hardware/software to support each classroom.
  • Maintain, install, and configure various printers, printing queues, password in the Campus that supports various students printing, on large and small printing format.
  • Maintain, install, configure, and customize Museum Gallery and College staff’s Mac and Dell computers on the Windows connecting to Active Directory environment, such as, hardware, email, and MS applications.

 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • College Degree in information technology preferred, but an equivalent combination of education and work experience would be acceptable
  • Knowledge in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite CS3 or CS4, MS Windows XP, P2 and Office Suite 2007 applications, Exchange/Outlook
  • Experience and/or knowledge on Apples machine hardware /software would be helpful, but not required
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong customer service/customer relationship skills
  • Excellent attention to detail on all aspects of service in order to exceed users expectations
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to develop strong professional relationships with fellow team members

If you would like to apply, please contact Elizabeth Simpson at esimpson@corcoran.org.

September 7, 2012

This position is a member of the Information Technology Department (ITD) help desk, Corcoran Gallery of Art & College of Art.  The position is responsible for supporting the College students in the Student Lounge with technical support to end users including computer maintenance, print assistance, and general troubleshooting. Duties include troubleshooting issues with desktop systems, monitoring PC hardware performance, maintaining the student lounge printers, and replacing broken equipment. Duties may include, but are not limited to preparing and/or providing user training on use of the student lounge computers and printers. As required, provide technical advice to user and IT staff.

Perform other duty as assigned by the Director and/or by the senior or lead staff.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Provide technical assistance to computer system users.
  • Answer questions or resolve computer problems for clients in person.
  • Provide assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, MS applications suite 2003, and operating systems.
  • Maintain, install, configure and customize student lounge Mac machines.
  • Maintain student lounge printer and network connection to printer.

 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite CS3 or CS4, MS Windows XP, P2 and Office Suite 2007 applications.
  • Experience and/or knowledge on Apples machine hardware /software
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong customer service/customer relationship skills
  • Excellent attention to detail on all aspects of service in order to exceed users expectations

 

 If you would like to apply for this job, please email Elizabeth Simpson at esimpson@corcoran.org.

September 5, 2012

This position is for a BFA student who has had printmaking experience in any of the print media, including screenprinting, lithography, etching, woodcut, book arts, papermaking or digital print media.  The job entails assisting department faculty during class time in specific tasks under the supervision of the Instructor.  This might involve maintaining studio supplies and materials needed for demonstrations, helping the Instructor with a demonstration,  and/or helping students with  basic tasks during class time.

Work-study students available to work Open Studios in the Printmaking Dept. must have more than an Introductory course in Printmaking and show evidence of more advanced printmaking skills and be able to guide students and answer questions to a limited degree during the scheduled Open studio time.  Other assigned maintenance and studio upkeep tasks will be expected, as well as  assistance in following through on materials ordering and inventory during the semester.

 

Contact Professor  Georgia Deal  at gdeal@corcoran.org

August 21, 2012

The Georgetown student worker will provide front desk coverage for the Georgetown Administrative office answering the phone, greeting students, faculty and visitors to the office and the campus. Their duties will include assisting in preparing materials, such as packets and mailing for the Graduate Programs, assisting in inventorying supplies and general office duties such as data-entry, filing, copying and running errands. The Georgetown student worker will also assist with displaying artwork throughout the building, keep the student lounge in order and help set up for special events. Additional duties as assigned.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Kelly McKenna by email at georgetown@corcoran.org or by phone at (202) 298-2541.

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