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American Quilter's Society
PO Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002-3290

Toll-free (for orders only, please):
1-800-626-5420
Phone: 270-898-7903
Fax: 270-898-1173

Physical Street Address for UPS/FedEx Shipments Only:
5801 Kentucky Dam Road Paducah, KY 42003-9323

About AQS: AQS Employment

The American Quilter's Society is dedicated to TODAY's quilter. We are inspired by the enduring creativity and importance of quilts and quiltmaking. Through our books, magazines, product offers, quilt shows and contests, workshops, and other activities in the world of quilting, we strive to inspire, instruct, and nurture the art and skill of quiltmaking.

This is an exciting time for the American Quilter’s Society, and we need dedicated, enthusiastic people to help us grow! If you are someone who thrives on challenge and believes that you can positively impact our business while making change happen, then we invite you to apply to be a part of the AQS team.

 

Book Editor

The American Quilter's Society seeks an editor for how-to quilt books. The ideal candidate must be a quilter with proven experience editing how-to quilting books. Our book editors must have skills in quilt pattern and text editing. This is a full-time position located in Paducah, Kentucky.

Email resume & cover letter to sylvia@aqsquilt.com or mail to:

Sylvia Thomas
AQS Office Administrator
P O Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002

No phone calls, please.

 

PROOFREADER

Responsibilities:

  • Proofread all printed materials created by AQS including show books, registration guides, copyright permissions, marketing copy, ads, rack cards, catalogs, calendars, quilt patterns, quilt booklets, book-length manuscripts, and other materials.
  • Follow AQS guidelines and style sheets.
  • Complete tasks on deadline.
  • Other duties as required for AQS to fulfill its mission.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Quilt related knowledge and experience required. Demonstrated ability to fact check and test pattern and instruction math.
  • Excellent written language skills.
  • Good interpersonal relations.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word on PC or Mac computers.

This full-time position is located in Paducah, Kentucky; no telecommuting or working remotely. A cover letter and resume should demonstrate proofreading experience, quilting knowledge, and be accompanied by work samples (before and after copy if possible). Quilt related experience and some travel are required. Position is available immediately. Include sufficient return postage to have materials returned.

Email resume & cover letter to sylvia@aqsquilt.com or mail to:

Sylvia Thomas
AQS Office Administrator
P O Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002

 

GRAPHIC ARTS & LAYOUT/DESIGN

Full-time position available in graphic design for page layout/design of books on Macintosh for American Quilter’s Society, Inc. Extensive knowledge in Adobe CS4 with a main focus on InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop on a Mac platform is required. Must be able to handle multiple long-term projects. Some travel may be required. This is a full-time position in Paducah, Kentucky.

Email resume & cover letter to sylvia@aqsquilt.com or mail to:

Sylvia Thomas
AQS Office Administrator
P O Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002

 

FABRIC CUTTER - PART TIME

We are looking for experienced quilters to join our warehouse team to cut fabric to fulfill orders. This is a part-time position in Paducah, Kentucky.

Email resume & cover letter to sylvia@aqsquilt.com or mail to:

Sylvia Thomas
AQS Office Administrator
P O Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002

 

Customer Service Representative

We are expanding our customer service department. If you enjoy helping others, this job is for you! Your main responsibility will be to process orders and assist customers and AQS members with their accounts. Most of your day will consist of taking phone orders. Some filing and other clerical duties are also required. The perfect candidate must communicate professionally by phone, mail, fax, and email. Knowledge of Word and Excel programs is helpful along with the willingness to learn new programs. Some travel may be required. This is a full-time position in Paducah, Kentucky.

Email resume & cover letter to sylvia@aqsquilt.com or mail to:

Sylvia Thomas
AQS Office Administrator
P O Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002

 

Apply Today!
Book Editor position will remain open until filled. No phone calls, please.