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Hardware Specialist

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ORGANIZATION: Materials for the Arts

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Organize and categorize hardware, tools, lighting equipment, electrical supplies, and theatrical equipment.

   *      Sort through bins of supplies, ensuring items are placed in their designated areas.

   *      Maintain and optimize shelf space for easy access and visibility of products.

   *      Label bins, shelves, and products clearly and accurately.

   *      Assist in inventory management by keeping track of stock levels and reporting low inventory.

   *      Collaborate with team members to improve organizational systems and processes.

   *      Ensure the workspace is clean, safe, and well-maintained.

5 Shifts

  • Mon Jun 17, 2024 - 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM - Spots available: 2
  • Mon Jul 01, 2024 - 03:00 AM to 05:00 AM - Spots available: 3
  • Mon Jul 22, 2024 - 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM - Spots available: 2
  • Mon Aug 05, 2024 - 03:00 AM to 05:00 AM - Spots available: 3
  • Mon Aug 19, 2024 - 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM - Spots available: 2
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About Materials for the Arts


33-00 Northern Boulevard, 3rd Floor, Long Island City, NY 11101, US

Mission Statement

Materials for the Arts collects unneeded items from businesses and individuals, and make these donations available for free to its recipients: nonprofit organizations with arts programming, government agencies, and public schools. The MFTA warehouse is operated by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs with additional support from the City's Departments of Sanitation and of Education. Friends of Materials for the Arts, in collaboration with the City of New York and the creative community, is the nonprofit strategic partner that guides and supports educational programming, warehouse operations, and other initiatives of Materials for the Arts.


Materials for the Arts (MFTA) provides NYC arts nonprofits, public schools, and city agencies with access to free materials donated by individuals, manufacturers, fashion brands, film and tv, etc. We strive to keep valuable materials from entering the landfill and put these materials into the hands of arts professionals, educators, and students across the five boroughs for free. We give unwanted items the opportunity to become something new through creative reuse, inspired education, and unlimited imagination.

Volunteering with Materials for the Arts is a great opportunity to help the arts community in NYC. We need your help with organizing, arranging, and stocking our shelves with the incredible donations that come into our warehouse. MFTA’s warehouse is a mix of JOANN’s, Home Depot, Best Buy, Raymour & Flanigan, Party City, and Staples. We have a little (and a lot) of everything! Volunteering also builds morale and is a great way to unwind and get to know fellow NYCers. We provide music and a great friendly laid-back environment to unwind.


Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture, Community, Environment


Mon Jun 10, 2024 - Mon Aug 26, 2024
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM
This opportunity has 5 shifts


33-00 Northern Boulevard, 3rd FloorLong Island City, NY 11101




  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours

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