Prototyping Volunteer (Part-Time)
Position Title: Prototyping Instructor
Type: Part-Time, Volunteer/Unpaid Position
Duration: Minimum 3 months
Location: Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Responsibilities of Position:
Lead technical expert, and will assist students and teams on all project work/questions
Supervise the building of a portfolio of projects for MakerGhat, and ensure that projects are on schedule
Minimum Qualification—completed or currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in any field
Must be a highly responsible/mature individual with an eye for detail
Seeking an individual with strong communication skills
Applicant should be comfortable conversing in Hindi and English
Applicant must have a strong interest in education, development, and design
Applicant must also have good writing and IT/Computer skills
Full and free access to the makerspace and all tools, programs, and resources
Future letter of recommendation and certificates from the founding team and partners
6 hours per week, flexible work hours
How to Apply: Please submit a CV/resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 21 June, 2019. Please ensure the email subject line is the title of the position you are applying for. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.
About the Organization: MakerGhat is a community-run, non-profit makerspace and incubator situated in an urban low-income neighborhood in Powai (Mumbai). We are the first space in Mumbai to offer youth from socio-economically poor neighborhoods with access to a staffed makerspace where they can engage with cutting-edge hardware and software across diverse engineering and emerging technology domains. MakerGhat is founded and supported by researchers from Stanford University (USA), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-B, Mumbai), and the Georgia Institute of Technology (USA). We have secured top engineering talent at these universities to provide technical and mentorship support to our makers and staff. Learn more at makerghat.org.
Questions? Contact email@example.com with the title of the position you are applying for as the email subject.