Shop Assistant

The Good Mod is custom furniture store and design workshop looking for a person to assist the workshop team with running errands, maintaining a clean shop and showroom and sanding furniture. This person needs to have the following attributes:

  • Hard work ethic
  • 2+ years general experience with woodworking, finishes, general hardware knowledge, Handyperson.
  • Works fast has hustle.
  • Great sense of humor.
  • Self starter, able to research and figure things out on your own.
  • Team player works well with a team.
  • Organized and diligent in putting tools back where they belong
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good listening skills - able to take direction
  • Drivers license with clean driving record
  • Timely (shows up to work on time for pick-ups, installs, etc.)
  • Reliable transportation (bus, bike, etc.)

A list of daily duties include:

  • Driving the company van to pick up supplies and drop off at vendors around town.
  • Quality control / inspection and approval of finished parts upon pick-up
  • Sanding and stripping surfaces
  • Maintaining a clean and orderly shop. Sweeping and taking out garbage without with a smile :)
  • Filling/repairing broken parts of furniture
  • Matching wood tone.
  • Applying finish and stain to custom and vintage products
  • Running errands and getting supplies.
  • Moving furniture (able to lift at least 75lbs)

Time commitment. This is a trial part time position with the potential to grow into a full time position if the fit is right.

Compensation $12-$15 DOE possibility of overtime.


  • After hours shop access for personal projects
  • Health insurance for full time employees