Job Details

Assistant Artist
Mar 28, 2019
Keep Cincinnati Beautiful
Part Time

Position: Assistant Artist

Cincinnati is beautiful. We’re committed to keeping it that way. KCB’s education, revitalization and environmental initiatives build community and foster pride in the places where we live, work and play. Our grassroots network of neighbors, sponsors and volunteers put passion to work across all 52 neighborhoods, creating safer, cleaner spaces and a higher quality of life for all Cincinnatians.

Keep Cincinnati Beautiful is seeking an Assistant Artist to support Arts Program Directors.

This is a temporary position with the possibility for longer term employment. We are looking for a candidate that can provide approximately 24 hours per week.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Daily operations of the Future Blooms program
    • Design and on-site execution of painted doors & windows on barricades of vacant buildings
      • Work alongside Arts Program Directors and/or other Assistant Artist(s)
      • Engage with the community while painting on-site
  • Documentation and maintenance of painted buildings
  • Provide assistance for other Arts & organization-wide projects
    • Assist with the execution of community murals
    • Assist with the design of digital/print media
    • Assist with construction, fabrication and execution of other major projects:
      • BLINK 2019—An interactive light art festival
      • Mini Murals—Small community murals fabricated in-house
  • Assist with KCB Volunteer events and Corporate events
    • Preparing tools, supplies
    • Team lead on the day of the event
    • Provide assistance with cleaning and organizing, and maintaining supplies

Skills and Attributes:

  • Enjoys multi-tasking
  • Self-motivated
  • Works well on a team and collaborates with others
  • Enjoys working with the community
  • Passionate about KCB’s mission
  • Strong communicator
  • Experienced in Adobe products (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Artistic, good craft (works in a tidy and precise manner)

Other Requirements:

  • Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license
  • Experienced in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Google Apps

To Apply:

  • Please email cover letter and resume to

Keep Cincinnati Beautiful is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact Details

Katie Davis
Keep Cincinnati Beautiful