PT Hourly POOL-Makerspace Assistant

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Orange Coast College


PT Hourly POOL-Makerspace Assistant

Job# PT Hourly Makerspace Asst

Salary: Depends on Qualifications


Full job description and OFFICIAL application available ONLY at:




Demonstrates makerspace equipment operation, knowledge, skills, and abilities to students and faculty

Inventories tools & equipment (stocking, restocking, and ordering), including helping facilitate maintenance & repairs

Aids in developing and distributing written/electronic collateral, documentation, and tutorials

Investigates and suggests refinements to hardware/software workflows to fit teaching and research requirements

Helps research and recommend new technologies with department, division, and campus personnel

Tutors, advises, and enforces safety protocols, proper equipment usage, and cleanup/dust mitigation procedures

Keeps records and reports on makerspace activities (usage, time, accidents, and related reports)

Supervises all makerspace users and equipment with the Makerspace Coordinator and faculty



Works independently using specialized skills at a high level of competence, including development of individual expertise (i.e., taking special interest in personal growth through making and sharing outcomes)

Collaborative mindset for campus and community outreach to promote the makerspace, which may require preparation, demonstrations, and professional dialog that encourages involvement in our campus' maker ecosystem

May be assigned a variety of specialized tasks or assist in completing responsibilities for a segment of the Makerspace work plan, or projects requiring organization, judgment, maturity, or other special qualifications


Qualifications and Physical Demands


Hardware skills: shop tools, digital fabrication equipment (laser cutter, CNC mill, 3D printer, and/or intro to robotics), photography, and audio/video production equipment. Software skills: 2D presentation (Adobe or equivalent), 3D modeling (Rhino or equivalent), CNC machining, and/or audio/video production software.  Prior OCC Training: ARCH 162/163 (3D & Programming), 165 (2D Graphics & Presentation), and/or 170/171/172 (Design Fabrication), or equivalent


Conditions of Employment

Hours should be 2-4 days/week @ 5 hours/day for a maximum of 19 hours/week.

Potential schedule could be MTWTh from Noon to 5pm or 4pm to 9pm (flexible).

Fridays could be used as a "make up" day, if the assistant is absent.



Employment is on a part-time, temporary basis and contingent upon verification of employment history, background verification as governed under Education Code requirements, eligibility to work in the United States, and approval by the CCCD Board of Trustees. The hours of work and effective date of employment will be arranged with the supervisor.


This is a CONTINUOUS recruitment for an applicant POOL to fill part-time, temporary, hourly assignments on an as-needed basis. Departments or Divisions will refer to the POOL of applications on file to fill temporary assignments as the need arises. You will be contacted by the hiring manager should the department/division be interested in scheduling an interview. Please note: Possession of the minimum qualifications does not ensure an interview.


 Please do not call the Office of Human Resources regarding the status of your

 application as this is a continuous recruitment and the applications in this pool

 will be reviewed by the College Dean/Hiring Manager on an as-needed basis.


Regular attendance is considered an essential job function; the inability to meet attendance requirements may preclude the employee from retaining employment. The person holding this position is considered a mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in Coast Community College District policies, procedures, and Title IX. (Reference: BP/AP 5910 )


The Coast Community College District celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators, and faculty thrive. Individual's interested in advancing the District's strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self- disclose.



Based on the HH Hourly Scale.



Coast Community College District is an Equal Opportunity Employer




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Job No: PT Hourly Makerspace Asst
Posted: 12/3/2018
Application Due: 2/1/2019
Work Type: