The Makery @ Coolidge Corner

2 Sewall Avenue
Brookline, MA 02446
brooklinemakery.com
team@brooklinemakery.com

Date Posted:
August 01, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Production/Design

Type:
Part-Time

Designer, Instructor, Workshop Manager

Description:

Seeking a motivated and thoughtful person to assist in running our shared design studio and makerspace

Tasks include but are not limited to;

- instructing youth and adults in a variety of topics related to makerspace equipment and design (laser cutting, CNC, 3D modeling, wood working)

  • - managing, maintaining, and improving a shared workshop,

  • - organizing tools, supplies, and signage,

  • - implementing and monitoring safety procedures,

  • - product and program development,

  • - designing and building commissions,

  • - other tasks according to experience and interest

Qualifications:

Required

  • - Experience with wood-working and power tools

  • - Teaching experience

  • - Comfortable with using and providing instruction in design software such as Inkscape, Illustrator, Photoshop, Gimp, CNC design tools, 3D modeling packages (Fusion 360, TinkerCad, Blender, etc.)

  • - Ability to learn new software independently

  • - Good problem solving and troubleshooting abilities

  • - Excellent communication skills and enjoys working with people of all ages

  • - Organized and neat

  • - Art, design, engineering, or other making background

Any of the following skills are a plus. Please tell us what you know.

  • - Laser cutting

  • - CNC

  • - 3D modeling and printing

  • - Wood working

  • - Metal working

  • - Leather working

  • - Glass and Mosaic

  • - Molding and casting

  • - Sewing and other Fiber Arts

  • - Electronics and Coding

  • - Robotics

  • - Graphic design skills

How To Apply:
Please send cover letter and résumé to: Hayley Greenberg at hayley@brooklinemakery.com
Apply by:
August 15, 2019
Salary:
Negotiable based on experience
About this Organization:
The Makery @ Coolidge Corner is a makerspace, creative workspace, and design lab. Become a member, take a class, and ask about design and commission services.