SPS Job Openings

For over 40 years, Seattle Pottery Supply has been a pillar of the Pacific Northwest’s ceramics and arts community. We manufacture and provide a multi-faceted spectrum of high-quality ceramic products and services, that are available online and in-person. We have evolved to meet the needs and demands of our family of artists, students, sellers, and educational institutions.

We are expanding our capabilities and can use your help!

     

     

    Delivery Driver (1 Position Available)

    As a Delivery Driver, you will be responsible for transporting goods and products to various locations. This is a vital role in our organization, ensuring timely and accurate deliveries to our customers.

    Responsibilities

    • Safely operate delivery vehicles
    • Load and unload goods and products from the vehicle, regularly and repeatedly lifting and transfering 50-75lbs.
    • Plan delivery routes efficiently to ensure timely deliveries
    • Communicate with the Team and Customers to confirm delivery details and address any concerns or issues
    • Follow all traffic laws and regulations while driving
    • Maintain accurate records of deliveries, including receipts and signatures
    • Schedule maintenance services: tires, brakes, etc.

    Qualifications and Attributes

    We are looking for a dedicated and hardworking individual who embodies the following qualities:

    • Strong communication skills to interact with Customers and Team members.
    • Demonstrated history of creative thinking and the ability to work autonomously.
    • Safety minded person able to follow personal protective equipment protocols.
    • Quick learner with the ability to absorb new information and confidently apply it.
    • Willingness to ask for clarification when needed, ensuring accuracy in tasks.
    • Must have a valid Driver's License and a clean driving record.
    • Familiarity with warehouse operations or forklifts is a plus.

    Note: This is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities and requirements. The successful candidate may be required to perform additional tasks as needed.

    Benefits:

    • Starting at $19.97/hr
    • Flexible paid time off (PTO) to maintain work-life balance.
    • 5 paid holidays per year
    • Health care, dental, and vision benefits for full-time employees.

     

      Clay Associate (1 Position Available)

      As a Clay Associate at SPS, you will play a vital role in the production process. Your primary responsibilities will include:

      • Mixing raw components to create clay to exacting standards.
      • Ensuring the smooth operation and maintenance of machinery used.
      • Operating forklifts and large machinery to facilitate production and warehouse tasks.
      • Regularly lifting and transferring up to 50lbs.
      • Accomplishing assigned tasks efficiently and prioritizing responsibilities as needed.
      • Weighing out smaller materials to contribute to precise formulations.

       

      We are looking for a dedicated and hardworking individual who embodies the following qualities:

      • Demonstrated history of creative thinking and the ability to work autonomously.
      • Safety minded person able to follow personal protective equipment protocols.
      • Quick learner with the ability to absorb new information and confidently apply it.
      • Willingness to ask for clarification when needed, ensuring accuracy in tasks.
      • Ceramics experience is a plus, though not necessary.

        Availability preferred: early morning or midday shifts, 3-5 days a week

         

        Inside Sales Representative

        (inquiries accepted, not actively hiring)

        About this position

        • Inside Sales Representatives are responsible for excellent customer service, maintaining and building relationships with new and existing customers, and driving revenue through sale of our products.

        Primary responsibilities

        • Helping by answer incoming phone calls as needed
        • Making outbound calls, both cold and to existing customers.
        • Place orders through online system
        • Foster positive customer relationships
        • Drive growth YOY for existing customers
        • Meet sales goals weekly, monthly and yearly

        Required Qualification and Candidate Attributes

        • Hard working
        • Demonstrate a history of creative thinking and autonomous work
        • Ability to maintain a positive attitude, especially in escalated circumstances
        • Comfortable interacting with customers through email and over the phone
        • Can perform basic math skills
        • Desire to learn and improve
        • Ceramics experience is a plus, but not necessary
        • A knowledge or interest of the ceramic community and artistic endeavors
        • Absorb information quickly and can confidently apply new knowledge
        • Not afraid to ask for clarification

         

         

        If you are interested, please send us your resume at info@seattlepotterysupply.com with the title of the position that you are interested in.

        We look forward to hearing from you!