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Home Staging Assistant (DC Metro area)

compensation: commensurate with experience; starting at $14-$15/hr
employment type: part-time


Position Summary: We are seeking individuals to assist our current team on a part-time basis with home staging installations throughout the DC metropolitan area. This fun opportunity includes working with the project manager on site to determine optimal furniture layout, problem solve awkward spaces, art installation and accessorizing. Assistants also participate in helping our logistics team de-stage properties (packing up art/decor/accessories, etc). Additionally, for those who desire more hours and want the experience, Assistants have the opportunity to help at our warehouse with unpacking/packing decor and organizing,. Staging projects are scheduled Monday through Friday; hours typically range between 10 am and 4 pm depending on the day/projects on the schedule.

The Company: Red House Staging and Interiors is a dynamic small business of 30 staff that is poised for further growth in the industry. We strive to be the best when it comes to results and customer service. We seek to set the bar for the industry and then raise it. We have a beautiful, state of the art warehouse and office in Lanham, MD, our own fleet of trucks, over $2M in amazing inventory, and the most talented staff in the area -- we love what we do and it shows!

A strong interest in design and a knowledge of the principals and benefits of real estate staging is a must. While prior experience with the staging industry is desirable, we are open to hiring candidates with no experience as long as she/he is very trainable, eager to learn, open to feedback, and has the ability to come up to speed quickly. Candidate must be a team player with a positive attitude and a willingness to do whatever is needed to get the job done. She/He should have the ability to load, unload, and lift art, decor and other installation inventory, must be highly reliable, a good communicator, and possess good attention to detail. Candidates must have reliable transportation (projects are often nowhere near a metro stop, heads' up).

Compensation: $15/hour, commensurate with experience

Next Steps: If this job sounds right up your alley, please follow the instructions below. Priority will be given to applicants who are able to follow directions.
- In the BODY of your email (not in a separate attachment), please include a "Cover Letter" comprised of the following:
* Why are you the right candidate for us and this position.
* Any and all past relevant experience that will help you succeed here.
* Your transportation and schedule details
* Please tell us a bit about you and who you are (what do you do for fun/outside of work)
* Tell us about the best boss you ever had
* Anything else you think we should know that will help us make our decision.
- Copy and paste your resume (no attachments, please) detailing applicable and relevant experience.

In the subject line of the email, please type: "Staging Assistant Position-- [YOUR NAME] .

We will contact you within a week to 10 days of the ad being removed from Craigslist if we wish to meet for an interview. We will remove the ad from Craigslist once we have reached a desired level of applicants. We apologize in advance that we may not be able to respond to all applicants that apply. Please, no phone calls.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7073956668


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