SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES

We’re now recruiting for 2019

GENERAL STAFF

  • We require a minimum availability of 5 weeks of work and will prioritize people with a longer availability.
  • Being fluent in spoken English.
  • We value positive, pro-active and hardworking people who are willing to cooperate in different areas and work as a team.
  • We are looking for passionate and committed people, capable of fostering a feeling of community with fellow staff members, participants and designers

OFFICE ASSISTANT

  • Being fluent in spoken and written French and English
  • Having an outgoing personality, high social and communication skills
  • Being well organised, reliable and structured
  • We value positive, pro-active and hardworking people who are willing to cooperate in different areas
  • We are looking for passionate and committed people, capable of fostering a feeling of community with fellow staff members, participants and designers

PHOTOGRAPHER AND FILM MAKER

  • Professional experience in photo-video documentation
  • Eye-catching portfolio
  • Flexibility to work under the artistic supervision of our director and operational supervision
  • Solid knowledge of Photoshop, Capture One or other photography or video specific software
  • Shooting and lighting skills
  • Create rough and final cuts
  • Competency in applying photographic best practices and techniques
  • Ability to provide your own equipment

GUIDED TOURS

  • Fluency in spoken French and English.
  • A good host, an outgoing personality, able to conduct groups of people.
  • Great communication skills.
  • Desirable: a background in architecture, design or cultural activities.
  • Indispensable: willingness to participate in general hospitality duties; possibly in the kitchen, laundry, office or other posts related to the running of the program.

TECHNICIAN ASSISTANT

  • Interest and experience in crafts and eager to work with a wide range of materials and techniques
  • High-level of creative thinking and the confidence to use it
  • Survey buildings and repair to ensure the safety standards
  • Perform maintenance of electrical systems (replace light bulbs and sockets, clean and repair circuit breaker panels etc.)
  • Assist in the setup of the location prior to the workshop season
  • Maintain heating and plumbing systems to ensure functionality
  • Inspect alarm systems (fire, protection)
  • Perform manual repairs when necessary
  • Conduct general upkeep procedures (e.g. landscaping) and other tasks as assigned (painting, carpentry etc.)

KITCHEN ASSISTANT

  • Interest in food design
  • We require knowledge for the basic rules of hygiene.
  • Have experience in F&B preferred, but not essential
  • Ensuring the food preparation areas are clean and hygienic
  • Washing utensils and dishes and making sure they are stored appropriately
  • Washing, peeling, chopping, cutting and cooking
  • We value positive, pro-active and hardworking people who are willing to cooperate in different areas
  • We are looking for passionate and committed people, capable of fostering a feeling of community with fellow staff members, participants and designers

GARDEN ASSISTANT

  • Two interns needed for 3 weeks in March (1st to 21st) - May (1st to 21st) - September (1st to 21st) to rejuvenate a kitchen garden.
  • Using elements of wild gardening and permaculture.
  • We value positive, pro-active and hardworking people who are willing to cooperate in different areas
  • We are looking for passionate and committed people, capable of fostering a feeling of community with fellow staff members, participants and designers

FOR INTERESTED APPLICANTS SEND YOUR CV/RESUME TO: julien.hernandez@boisbuchet.org

(These positions are open exclusively from MAY – SEPT 2019)

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