Exhibit Fabricator Temporary, Part-Time


Posted on 07/19/2019

Exhibit Fabricator Temporary, Part-Time
Discovery Lab – Application Deadline: Open until filled

Organization Overview
Inspired by best practices in informal learning, Discovery Lab offers an environment where fun and education meet hands-on. Multidisciplinary experiences and exhibits are designed to encourage process skill development, including creativity and critical thinking, while supporting current classroom curricula with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) and Health and Wellness content.

Job Summary
Discovery Lab is seeking a special project exhibit fabricator to construct, maintain, and repair exhibits. As an exhibit fabricator, you will construct high-quality exhibit and displays using wood plastics, wood products, plastic laminates, fabrics, and metals.

Qualifications include:

  • Basic knowledge of all standard tools and processes for production of cabinets and wood products.
  • Basic knowledge of plastic laminate production.
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical devices and their incorporation into exhibits.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical construction as related to exhibits.
  • Demonstrated ability to produce quality products in a production environment.
  • Basic knowledge of blueprints, and visual and verbal methods of communication.
  • Demonstrated organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to work with technical personnel to learn mechanical and technical techniques related to exhibit production.
  • Ability to work with outside sources to acquire technical and material information.

Preferences:

  • High School diploma or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • 2 + years’ experience in a wood working environment

This is a temporary part-time, hourly position and requires working with tools and heavy equipment. Hours are flexible, less than 30 hours a week, and typically occur Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:30 pm with occasional after hours and weekends.

If you want to be part of an amazing team send the Discovery Lab employment application, resume, and cover letter to [email protected].

For more information about this job posting or other current openings, please visit www.discoverylab.org