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Remains Lighting is always looking for reliable team players who are eager to contribute to the growth and success of our company.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please email info@remains.com a cover letter, salary requirements, verifiable resume, and have three references available. Please post your cover letter and resume in the body of your email, and do not send attachments.

Available Positions

Antique Chandelier Restoration

We are looking for a detail oriented, quick-handed person for a full time job in our antique restoration department. If you have experience as a welder, metal-smith, machinist, fabricator, jeweler, airplane builder, motorcycle restorer, love to pull things apart and put them back together again, or do other high level, detailed hand work, drop us a line.

Requirements: 1. 3 years experience in custom and high end metal fabrication work including welding and soldering techniques 2. Experience in tool selection, material selection, setting up sequential operations, and appropriate tolerances. 3. Ability to read drawings and respond in drawing form. 4. Quick hands 5. Neatness & organization 6. A strong work ethic

Your duties may encompass: 1. Documentation, disassembly, and reassembly of complex antique fixtures. 2. Machining on manual Mills and Lathes 3. Soldering (soft and hard solders) Welding (tig) 4. Sheet metal sheering, bending, forming, raising 5. Electrical wiring 6. Polishing, patinas, finishes 7. General work with shop support tools (drill press, sanders, punches, etc)

Please respond with a cover letter, verifiable resume, and have references available. Please include your salary requirements. Samples of your recent work are appreciated.

Bonus questions: Catwoman or Batman? Bacon or Kale? FUV or NPR? Jones or Jersey? Anchovies?

SALES DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE – LA & NY DESIGN TRADE SHOWROOMS

If you have an interest in to-the-trade sales, lighting, decorative arts, design, metalwork, or antiques, and are passionate about sustainability issues, please drop us a line and tell us about yourself.

Responsibilities include client development (in showroom, via email, and over the phone), identifying sales trends, creating proposals and invoices, meeting sales goals and supporting business development, marketing, and outreach staff.

Requirements:

  1. Proven experience in selling and strategic thinking and superior written communication skills
  2. Native, quick, computer skills. Maintain a polished presence on Linkedin, Instagram, Pinterest, etc.
  3. A strong work ethic, neatness & organization
  4. A high level of interest in architecture and design
  5. A high level of interest in sustainability and green building

5 yrs experience in product sales is a plus. Experience in architecture and design is a plus.

Take this opportunity to work with a growing small fun team in a friendly shop that values made in the USA quality craftsmanship. This is a full-time, Monday -- Friday, salaried position. Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include 401K, paid time off, health and dental. We offer a friendly working environment and opportunity for career growth.

Please respond with these 4 items:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Verifiable resume
  3. Salary requirement
  4. Writing sample (blog post, etc) Please have references ready at the point of an interview.

Bonus questions (there are no "right" answers):

  1. Heroes or Villains?

  2. NPR or Music?

  3. Designing or Building?
  4. Books or Films?
  5. Black & White or Color?
  6. Facebook or Twitter?
  7. Beaches or Mountains?
  8. Magazine, Blog or Newspaper?
  9. Raw Vegan or Whole Animal?
  10. Einstein or Gandhi?

Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include 401K, PTO, health, dental. Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster. Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

Electroplater, Metal Finisher

Responsible for all work associated with the electroplating shop working directly for the Production Foreman to maintain a steady workflow and a quality job.

Duties Will Encompass:

  1. Evaluate incoming parts and determine what cleaning, plating, and other operations are required.
  2. Prepare and verify the necessary set up including the plating baths, the current density, the conductivity, temperature, metal concentration, agitation and any other related parameters.
  3. Clean parts of any oil, grease, or other organic material using various cleaning methods and solutions.
  4. Select and set up necessary racks and fixtures for the processes being performed on jobs.
  5. Plate two metals one over the other using copper, nickel, brass, and other materials.
  6. Produce quality work – the platter is responsible for the quality of the work.
  7. Perform in-process maintenance of operating conditions and for any equipment used. Order repairs to equipment that is beyond ordinary maintenance.
  8. Design and have fabricated any new racks and fixtures required.
  9. Identify and implement continuous improvement projects.
  10. Maintain clean and efficient working areas.
  11. Record, submit and maintain Hazard Communications documentation.
  12. Arrange for and oversee disposal of Chemical remains.

Requirements:

  1. 2-3 years Electroplating experience in a manufacturing environment.
  2. Experience doing analytical tests of electroplating solution.
  3. Experience ensuring that all lab equipment is operational and calibrated.
  4. Preference given to experience with Nickel, Copper, Brass, Silver, and Gold.
  5. Preference given to an applicant with BS in Chemistry or a Chemistry background.
  6. A “can-do” attitude.
  7. Available to work eight hours per day between 7:30am and 4:30 pm.
  8. A strong work ethic with ability to work efficiently and productively.
  9. Ability to remain engaged, proactive and positive, owning assignments and taking full accountability for the status of the work.
  10. A high level of interest in sustainability, efficiency, and environmental issues.

This is a full time hourly position with heath, dental, 401K, & PTO benefits.

Machinist

3 years skill and experience in milling and turning operations as well as jig and fixture making is required.

Engineer

Solidworks proficiency is required. Familiarity with metalworking processes is recommended.

Chandelier Assembly and Wiring

Fine manual control required.

Plating

Knowledge of all copper and nickel processes is required. Safety, EPA, and OSHA experience is a requirement.

Brazing. Welding and Soldering

Knowledge of a wide range of hot-joining techniques in brass is recommended.