Careers

As a growing company, we are always looking to recruit enthusiastic candidates who want to further their careers in our industry.

We are a team-oriented environment with a focus on developing and articulating our client’s vision to design, create, frame and install artwork to customize and enhance our client’s corporate and hospitality environments.

Inquiries and resumes with cover letters should be emailed to joe@artmillgroup.com and shelly@corporateartworks.com

Please include the title of the position in the subject line of your email.

Open positions:

Picture Framers (Franklin, TN)

Do you have a passion for art? Do you have experience building picture frames?  Do you enjoy working in an upbeat, busy frame shop? If yes, then this is the job for you!  

Corporate Artworks and Health Environment Art Services are currently hiring experienced Picture Framers and general frame shop workers to work in our NEW production facility located in the Cool Springs/Franklin area.  Our shop has the reputation of creating high-end custom frames for corporations, hospitals, and other businesses throughout the country. With production facilities in Chicago, we are now expanding framing production in the Nashville area and looking for experienced Pictures Framers to start on September 13, 2021.  

Summary of Position:

The Picture Framer will be responsible for mid to high volume assembly and fulfillment of orders. The ideal candidate will have experience in assembling all necessary parts including hardware using several sizes of frames while maintaining the highest level of quality and attention to detail.

Requirements:

  • Experienced picture framing, preferably experienced with art installation.
  • Canvas stretching
  • Detail orientated workmanship is a must.
  • Ability to read and comprehend custom framing instructions, to ensure quality work.
  • Proper use of all carpentry hand tools i.e.: power saws, screw guns, etc.
  • Proper use of woodworking machinery i.e.: table saw, miter saw, router, finish sander.
  • Ability to work well as a team.
  • Solid craftsmanship skills detailed and organized. 
  • Reliable
  • Able to work in a fast-paced shop
  • Detailed and Organized.

Minimum Qualifications Required:

  • Prior experience in picture framing, or similar fields.
  • Experience with tools such as screw drivers, staple guns (automatic/manual), other related hand-tools
  • Ability to read and understand written instructions.
  • Strong decision making and problem-solving skills.
  • Can work independently and as a team.
  • Able to lift up to 30-45 lbs.
  • Stand for long periods of time.
  • Full dexterity and prolonged use of hands.

Preferred Experience and Education:

  • 2+ year of experience
  • Art related work experience 

Please email your resume and cover letter attention: Human Resources.

Job Types: Full-time

Pay Range: $16/hr. to $20/hr., depending upon experience

Benefits: Health insurance, Short-term disability and Life Insurance, Paid Holidays, Vacation and Sick, and Matching Retirement benefits. 

Website: https://corporateartworks.com/

Inquiries and resumes should be emailed to:

joe@artmillgroup.com and shelly@corporateartworks.com

Please include the title of the position in the email subject line with the submission.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT / ART CONSULTANT

We are seeking a Business Development/Art Consultant to join our expanding corporate sales division.  We are looking for energetic, solutions-oriented candidates that enjoy working with clients and colleagues in curating, sourcing, framing, and displaying artwork to ideally complement our healthcare, corporate and hospitality clientele’s environments. Through our Arlington Heights and Nashville offices we have a national reach with ongoing simultaneous projects coast to coast.

This position has the potential to move into a Senior Management role, and even more beyond that, so this person must have the desire and ability to go above and beyond in all aspects.

Ideal candidates that join their team must be interested in managing all aspects of the design process from conceptual design through installation. Members of their team will have the opportunity to work on Mixed-Use, Multifamily, Senior Housing, Hospitality, Workplace, Commercial, Healthcare, Education, and Adaptive Reuse Developments.

 

Job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • assists in preparations of successful proposals and presentations
  • create and manage staff schedules and workflow
  • manage project schedules and budgets while maintaining client goodwill
  • meet with clients, vendors, consultants and contractors to facilitate design goals as well as determine methods of achieving successful implementation of plans.
  • manage the production of design and construction drawings, including review and mark-ups of documentation-manage FF&E process for the projects. Review specifications and work with furniture dealer(s) to ensure bids meet the client’s budget and timeline.
  • make site visits to review existing conditions and coordinate with contractors

 

Position Requirements:

  • preferred experience of 5+ years working in the field, experience in a diversity of project types is preferred. 
  • thorough knowledge and working experience with Revit, AutoCAD, Google Sketch-up and Photoshop, In Design is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited Interior Design program.
  • NCIDQ certification is encouraged, but not required
  • ability to work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment, take initiative and be proactive
  • willingness to be flexible and manage multiple responsibilities

 

Additional details:

This is a full-time position with benefits, hours are flexible. 

Light travel and off-hours attendance to industry events is expected.

Compensation is based on experience.

Benefits include: 

Vacation and Holiday Pay

Matching 401k

Health, Dental and Vision Insurance 

Short-Term Disability Insurance

Life Insurance

 

Inquiries and resumes should be emailed to:

joe@artmillgroup.com and shelly@corporateartworks.com

Please include the title of the position in the email subject line with the submission.

CUSTOM FRAMING SALES ASSOCIATE/PROJECT MANAGER

We are seeking a self-motivated, detail-oriented, individual with excellent client service skills to assist our high-end framing team at our northwest suburbs studio in Arlington Heights. The role would involve establishing new accounts, as well as servicing some existing accounts. Maintaining an organized schedule for showroom and offsite client appointments.  Working with private clients, interior designers, and collection managers to design and price museum-quality frames and custom silvered mirrors. Client-centric customer service, collaboration with team members, and deadline-driven project management is also a large part of this position.

 

Ideal candidates will demonstrate the following qualities:

  • minimum of 5 years experience in the fine art industry
  • a background in art or interior design, with an eye for detail and color, would be particularly desirable
  • Picture framing experience/knowledge is a must!
  • detail-oriented, cataloging info/emails
  • proficient in Microsoft Office, Google, Quickbooks, Photoshop, Sketch-up
  • ability to multitask
  • has project management experience
  • develops proposals and cost estimates for projects
  • great interpersonal skills
  • motivated, ability to flourish with minimal guidance
  • has an excellent phone demeanor and is presentable

    This is a full-time position with benefits, hours are flexible. Saturday availability is a must. Compensation is based on experience.

    Benefits include: 

    Vacation and Holiday Pay

    Matching 401k

    Health, Dental and Vision Insurance 

    Short-Term Disability Insurance

    Life Insurance

    Artmill Group is the most comprehensive art service firm in the Chicagoland area and provides a creative and dynamic environment for its staff in an exciting, and evolving industry.
    Our expansive portfolio of services provides the perfect palette for our art consultants to follow through on their visions for their client’s decor.
    Services provided include sourcing original and reproduction art, custom framing, custom mirrors, wall graphics and murals, art restoration, and installation.
    Our firm is a team-oriented environment, with a focus on providing unparalleled craftsmanship in the products that we provide as well as customer satisfaction.

    Ideal candidates will demonstrate the following qualities:

    • 2-5 years experience in corporate design
    • Background in any of the following areas a plus-custom framing, interior or architecture design
    • Ability to multi-task and have project management experience.
    • Ability to select and guide clients on artwork and interior decor.
    • Develop proposals and cost estimates for projects.
    • Great interpersonal skills
    • Interest in developing new clientele and expanding sales
    • Motivated, ability to flourish with minimal guidance.

    Job Type: Full-time

     

    Inquiries and resumes should be emailed to:

    joe@artmillgroup.com and shelly@corporateartworks.com

    Please include the title of the position in the email subject line with the submission.

    Artist Submission

    We are always looking for new artists to be included in our database.  Please read the following instruction carefully before you submit your work. 

    Art Submission Instructions:

     Type of artwork we are looking for: Contemporary artwork in various art medium

    • 2 Dimensional artworks: paintings, drawings, print makings, mixed media, photographs and digital art
    • 3 Dimensional artworks: sculptures in metal, wood, ceramic, glass, and textile.
    • Public art: monumental sculptures, landscape (environmental) art, architectural elements.
    How to submit:

    By Email

    If you have a website, please email a link to your website that features images of your work.  This is our preferred method of reviewing your artwork. If your artwork is approved, we will ask you to submit other materials. Please scroll down and fill in the form to submit your artist website/ portfolio URL address. Please do not submit an Instagram, Etsy, or any other social media site as your portfolio. Here is a great source for artists to create a free portfolio if you do not have one: https://www.mockplus.com/blog/post/free-online-portfolio-websites

    By Mail

    If you do not have a website, please mail a brochure, flyer, postcard, or other printed materials that have images and information regarding your work. We will not open any emails that have images or digital brochures attached for IT security reasons. Please do not follow up your submission with a phone call. We will contact you if we are interested. 

    Thank you for your understanding. 

    Please send materials to the following address: 

    76 West Seegers Rd. Arlington Heights, IL 60005

    PLEASE NOTE: if you send any small samples to our offices, they will not be returned to you. We have hundreds of submissions weekly and we cannot return samples or speak with every artist that contacts our office regarding the use of their art. Artwork is sourced on a project by project basis typically. But we are making efforts to create a digital database that your work will be saved in for future needs. 

    Thank you for your patience.

     

    Please do not submit CDs, slides, or original artwork by mail. Your submission will not be reviewed and your materials will not be returned.

     

    Artist Email Submission

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