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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, grades 6-12, and Adults of all abilities and interests!

CIADC is looking for a CNC Fabrication Instructor to join our Team starting in January 2022.

The ideal candidate:

  • has teaching proficiency with 2D CAD and 3D modeling software for CNC Machining/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 weekday daytime, weekday evenings, and weekends
  • is a great communicator
  • is responsible and professional
  • has Metal Fabrication and Woodworking experience as it related to material prep, assembly, and finishing of CNC’d objects
  • has knowledge of CNC for pattern making and mold making for the cast object
  • 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.

Contact Info:
Matthew Runfola
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Chicago / Rogers Park