Makery Assistant, 8-10 hours/week

Library

Employer/Library: 
Homewood Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
Illinois County: 
Cook

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
Very flexible - some combination of day and evening preferred
Salary: 
17.56 per hour, 8-10 hours/week

The Homewood Public Library seeks a creative person to oversee and develop the library Makery which houses: a Glowforge, a 3D printer, a Cricut, a Mac computer, sewing machines, a large scale printer and more.

This position requires a high level of familiarity with at least one to two pieces of the equipment (Glowforge experience a plus) and some level of familiarity with the other pieces, as well as a willingness to learn and then teach others.

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in the Maker movement to guide and develop the direction of the space and let those creative juices flow!

The successful candidate will work to develop programs related to use of the equipment in the space, work with appropriate staff related to use of the equipment, as well as the marketing and programming staff and develop small scale trainings.

Preferably, the successful candidate will have 1-3 years related experience and a degree in a related field.

This is a part-time position that reports to the Library Director while working with various departments and staff as appropriate. There is the possibility of additional hours as demand increases.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Apply on the Homewood Library website address listed below and go to employment, or in person at the address listed or by sending a letter, resume and references to Colleen Waltman at colleenw@homewoodlibrary.org.

Application Contact: 
Colleen Waltman
Apply To: 
Homewood Public Library
17917 Dixie Highway
Homewood , IL 60430 41° 33' 50.5908" N, 87° 39' 52.2324" W
Illinois