Mould Maker and Caster, Ryan Gander's Studio, Suffolk


Mould Maker and Caster

Full time 

Based in Suffolk

30 - 35k PA

Ryan Gander is looking for a self-motivated mould maker and caster to join his vibrant, collaborative and expanding team as a member of his Suffolk studio, near Woodbridge. 

Essential Skills/ Experience

  • At least 3 years experience of independently designing and making moulds.
  • An excellent working knowledge of casting in a variety of materials including plaster, Jesmonite, concrete and marble resin. 
  • Able to finish cast objects to an exceptionally high standard, ready for exhibition. 
  • Ability to collaborate across all levels to creatively problem solve and express ideas with confidence. 
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines. 
  • Highly organised, methodical approach and comfortable recording all stages of production. 
  • A strong sense of professionalism and discretion. 

Desirable Skills/ Experience:

  • Working knowledge of Rhino, Meshmixer, Meshlab or similar, with the ability to design, draw and manipulate computer renders ready for 3d printing and CNC routing. 
  • Previous experience working directly with an artist.
  • Knowledge of array scanning. 
  • A love and appreciation of contemporary art.
  • University Degree.

Deadline for applications: 14th February

Interviews W/C: 24th February

Job commences: March 2020

Candidates will be expected to bring a portfolio of projects they have worked on to the interview. For full Job Spec and to apply with CV and covering letter please contact Studio Director, Phil Mayer: