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Matthew Runfola

CNC Fabrication Instructor

The Chicago Industrial Arts & Design Center (CIADC) is hiring!

CIADC is a non-profit organization that provides education and working access to the Chicagoland public in 4 Departments: Metal Casting, Metalworking & Forging, CNC Fabrication, and Woodworking. We offer programming for Youth and Adults of all abilities and interests!

CIADC is looking for a CNC Fabrication Youth and Adult Instructor to join our Team starting in June 2021.

Specifically, we are looking for someone who:

• has teaching proficiency with 2D CAD and 3D modeling software for CNC/3D Printing output

• has teaching proficiency with 2-axis, 2.5axis, and 3-axis CAM/Slicer software for CNC Routers, CNC Plasma Cutters, and 3D Printers

• has experience operating CNC Routers, CNC Plasma Cutters, and 3D Printers

• feels confident with safety measures associated with CNC Fabrication practice

• has interest and experience in guiding Youth and Adults with functional, decorative, and sculptural CNC’d objects

• has the flexibility to teach select weekdays, weekday evenings, and weekends, and is comfortable teaching both Youth (Grades 6-12) and Adults

• is a great communicator

• is responsible and professional

• ideally has Metal Fabrication and Woodworking experience as it related to material prep, assembly, and finishing of CNC’d objects

• ideally has knowledge of CNC for pattern making and mold making for the Cast Metal object

• ideally has experience with CNC Mills and their operation

To be considered, please send a cover letter, resume, 3 professional references, and 3-5 images (or URL link) of your recent CNC Fabricated work.

The Chicago Industrial Arts & Design Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Chicago / Rogers Park