Manager Learning Center Lab - MakerSpace
Houston Community College (HCC) is an open-admission, public institution of higher education offering a high-quality, affordable education for academic advancement, workforce training, career development and lifelong learning to prepare individuals in our diverse communities for life and work in a global and technological society. We're proud to say that 98 percent of our graduates step into a job in their field of study immediately upon graduation. One of the largest community colleges in the nation, HCC has served the Greater Houston area for over four decades. Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Schools Commission on Colleges, we offer 300+ associate degree and certificate programs to 75,000+ students across 13 Centers of Excellence and online each semester. We are proud to be No.1 among all community colleges in the nation in providing associate degrees to minorities and No.1 in educating international students, with 10.4 percent of our student population from outside the USA. Our vision is to become the Employer of Choice in support of our mission for Student Success by attracting, retaining and motivating the best employees.
Some of the brightest minds in academics and business are choosing HCC as their teaching home. When you join our talented faculty team, you'll play a special role as teacher, mentor and academic advisor. We'll support you in your professional development as you contribute your knowledge and expertise to HCC, our students and the community.
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Highlights: We are currently seeking an exceptional individual who will advance the institution's proud tradition of excellence in academics, student life and community service.
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The MakerSpace Lab Manager is responsible for the management and oversight of all MakerSpace operations including, but not limited to, materials, equipment operation and maintenance, inventory, training, and safety.
The MakerSpace Lab Manager works with the MakerSpace and IDEAS Academy Program Director to promote the MakerSpace as a center for creativity and innovation, to help create programs and classes based on user requests and demands, and to provide support for the faculty, students, and community users of the facility.
Bachelor's Degree. Master's Degree preferred.
Minimum of five (5) years' experience in lab operations and supervision required. Experience in an institution of higher education preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Proficiency in Windows and Macintosh Operating Systems, Microsoft Office applications and the Internet
Ability to make independent choices
Ability to supervise a diverse work environment
Ability to work in a multi-tasking environment with a high volume of people interaction
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with faculty members, students, staff and outside vendors
May be required to demonstrate competencies of various hardware/ software skills verified during the interview