CAREERS

 

Join Garth’s Auctions and become part of an organization that values employees who exhibit enthusiasm, commitment and the desire to be part of a hard-working, customer-service oriented team. As Ohio’s oldest premier auction house (founded in 1954), Garth’s looks to hire individuals who value teamwork above all else, yet are willing to work independently and proactively in order to reach the highest potential in this fast paced, high energy workplace.

PHOTOGRAPHER

The ideal candidate will be capable of photographing art, antiques, and jewelry for auction promotions/events, to industry standards & on shifting deadlines.

Qualifications/Expectations:

  • Capture professional level product and lifestyle photography utilizing a DSLR camera, lens and lighting equipment with ability to shoot tethered or wireless, as needed. 

  • Mastery of Photoshop to process & edit photographs and/or other design software.

  • Work either independently or in a team setting to plan the creative composition of a photograph, analyzing the subject material and selecting the angle, lighting, and background to enhance desired or to eliminate unwanted features to produce the most aesthetically effective and informative photograph.

  • Complete tasks in an expedient fashion - take initiative to manage daily shooting schedules and maximizing output of usable images whether in-house or on location. 

  • Communicate in a clear and professional manner. Be a team player with forward driven results in mind. Must have a great attitude, sense of humor, and be sharp, responsive, and socially capable. 

  • High attention to detailed organization for both individual auction photography & large archive. 

  • Ability to multi-task and accommodate shifting priorities and deadlines. 

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 70 pounds.

Requirements:

  • Proficient knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, etc.

  • Must have minimum 1-3 years experience with product & lifestyle photography

  • Knowledge/Interest in fine art and antiques preferred (but not mandatory). 
     

Wages: Based on experience

Employment Status: Full or Part Time

Competitive benefit package including; paid vacation and holidays, 401k and health insurance.

Submit cover letter and resume with a portfolio containing 6 examples of recent product work; examples of video work would also be helpful. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.

SALESPERSON

The ideal candidate will be energetic, have great problem solving skills, be a team player,

pay attention to detail, and take pride in one's work.

 

Qualifications/Expectations:

-Knowledge of Antiques and Fine Arts

-Great customer service skills with a super outgoing personality; able to talk to anyone

-Highly motivated and self driven

-Highly organized

-Willing to solve problems in a timely manner no matter the effort it might require

-Keeps your word to clients and coworkers

-Follows through in a timely manner on assignments

-Good driving record with valid Driver's License

-Travel is required

-Capable of lifting 50+ pounds while possibly navigating stairs and ramps

-Full time with some mandatory weekends and overtime

 

Requirements:

-General knowledge of computers, internet use, Google, Microsoft Office

-3-5 years selling experience

-Background that involves Antiques and Fine Arts

 

Wages: Based on experience

Employment Status: Full Time

Competitive benefit package including; paid vacation and holidays, 401k and health insurance.

Please email your resume and references.

ART HANDLER - FURNITURE MOVER

The ideal candidate will be energetic, have great problem solving skills, be a team player,

pay attention to detail, and take pride in one's work.

Qualifications/Expectations:

  • A minimum of 1-3 years experience packing and handling artwork/furniture preferred. 

  • Great customer service skills with a super outgoing personality; able to talk to anyone

  • Highly motivated and self driven

  • Mastery of basic aspects of handling and installation of art, antiquities and high end furniture using the appropriate materials and methods for packaging, loading and securing for safe transport 

  • Packs and handles artwork/furniture for delivery.

  • Loads and unloads trucks.

  • Follows through in a timely manner on assignments

  • Travel is required

  • Capable of lifting 50+ pounds while possibly navigating stairs and ramps

  • Full time with some mandatory weekends and overtime

 

Requirements:

  • Good driving record with valid Driver's License. Operates a company vehicle to safely pick-up/deliver material.

  • General knowledge of computers, internet use, email, Google, Microsoft Office

  • Must have minimum 1-3 years experience driving 15"-22' Non-CDL box trucks.
     

Wages: Based on experience

Employment Status: Full Time

Competitive benefit package including; paid vacation and holidays, 401k and health insurance.

Please email your resume and references.

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