Hiring is now closed for summer 2024.

Kid Icarus has 2 positions that we hire for. Please read the details for the appropriate position you choose, and fill out the corresponding form. You can attach a resume at the bottom of the form.

Retail Sales Associate

We are looking for a polite person with a friendly personality, good communication skills and some knowledge or experience in the maker, art, or craft scene.

As a retail sales associate you will need to quickly learn the specifics of stocked items in store, be attentive to customer needs, including helpful knowledge of the Kensington Market area.

Currently this is a part-time position with 12 – 18 hours per week. Weekends are mandatory. Pay rate is between $17-$19.00 depending on your skill set and experience.

Main Tasks:
– answering customer questions in person or on the phone.
– handling sales transactions.
– restocking the sales floor.
– maintaining a clean and appealing retail environment.

Physical demands:
– Standing for long periods of time.
– Climbing stairs, kneeling, walking quickly.
– Hearing and speaking. Seeing details up close and afar.
– Reading, writing, typing.
– Lifting and carrying up to 15kg.
– We will wear masks in the store to minimize staff downtime when needed.

    PERSONAL INFORMATION

    Email

    Phone Number (required)

    How many hours of work are you interested in? Note - Weekend hours are required.

    Full TimePart TimeAnything

    SKILLS

    The questions below will help us determine your eligibility for a position at Kid Icarus.

    Screen Printing experience?

    YesNoI've tried it

    Retail experience?

    YesNo

    Cash Handling?

    YesNo

    Adobe Photoshop experience?

    EverydayWeeklyA couple times a monthNo Experience

    Adobe Illustrator experience?
    EverydayWeeklyA couple times a monthNo Experience
    Experience with Microsoft Excel, Apple Numbers, Google Sheets or another spreadsheet program?
    YesNoA little

    Experience maintaining a blog and using pluggins?

    YesNoA little

    CREDENTIALS

    If you have an online resume, portfolio, or personal website you would like to share, please include it below:

    If you didn't provide a link to your resume above, you can attach it here.

    Only PDF files up to 10mb are acceptable. If your file is larger than 10mb, please use a free file sending service like WeTransfer.

    Production Assistant

    Knowledge and experience in the screen printing process is essential. This is not a position where we teach your how to be a Screen Print Technician.

    Kid Icarus is hiring a production assistant to oversee all customer printing inquires, and to help organize the screen printing and stamp production schedule.

    You need to be a detailed oriented person with good communication skills, and proficient in Adobe Photoshop. Illustrator is an asset.

    Responsibilities:
    – Answer all email inquires.
    – Quote and finalize client projects.
    – Preflight check on file separations.
    – Assist in prepping and pulling paper.

    Pay rate is $17-$19.00 depending on your skill level.

    Your job will be utilizing your skills listed above, plus monitoring print quality throughout the run to ensure consistency and quality control. Meet production schedules and expected production goals.

    Physical demands:
    – Standing for 3 – 5 hours.
    – Climbing stairs, kneeling, walking quickly.
    – Hearing and speaking. Seeing details up close and afar. Seeing colour in full spectrum.
    – Reading and writing in english.
    – Lifting and carrying up to 25kg.
    – We will wear masks in the store to minimize staff downtime when needed.

      PERSONAL INFORMATION

      Email

      Phone Number (required)

      How many hours of work are you interested in? Note - Weekend hours are required.

      Full TimePart TimeAnything

      SKILLS

      The questions below will help us determine if you are eligible to assist in the print department at Kid Icarus.

      Experience exposing and reclaiming screens?

      YesNoA little

      Screen coating experience?

      YesNoA little

      Experience with registering multi-colour prints on paper?

      YesNoA little

      Experience printing longer runs (50-80 prints)?

      YesNoA little

      Experience printing large prints such as 18x24” in size?

      YesNoA little

      Adobe Photoshop experience?

      EverydayWeeklyA couple times a monthNo Experience

      Adobe Illustrator experience?
      EverydayWeeklyA couple times a monthNo Experience

      CREDENTIALS

      If you have an online resume, portfolio, or personal website you would like to share, please include it below:

      If you didn't provide a link to your resume above, you can attach it here.

      Only PDF files up to 10mb are acceptable. If your file is larger than 10mb, please use a free file sending service like WeTransfer.