Studio Assistant

MLE provides equitable career opportunities which foster mentorship, empowerment, leadership, and growth in an entrepreneurial environment.

We are searching for a studio assistant to help packing website orders for customers and wholesale orders for retailers, as well as assist with ongoing with production of MLE's accessories. This is a part-time role with a minimum of 1-3 days per week, with approximately 4-6 hours of work each day.

Please note this role is on site at MLE's headquarters in Saugerties, New York.

Tasks will include:

  • preparing for & assisting with photo shoots
  • maintaining an orderly studio environment by thoroughly cleaning & organizing studio after production & packing work
  • minor jewelry assembly, including cutting chain and opening/closing jump rings 
  • cutting and ironing fabric
  • sewing with an industrial sewing machine and serger
  • cutting and stitching leather

Candidate must be:

  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Attentive
  • Focused
  • Proactive
  • Disciplined
  • Patient
  • Positive
  • COVID19 Vaccinated

Prior experience making jewelry and sewing preferred.

Please email your resume, cover letter, and expectations for hourly rate with a W-9 to

We look forward to working with you!