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Matthew Runfola

Woodworking 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 Woodworking Instructor to join our Team starting in January 2022.

The ideal candidate:

  • has teaching proficiency in general woodworking processes including cutting, milling, joining, and finishing of wood objects
  • has teaching proficiency in the fundamental use of a wood lathe
  • has experience constructing with both hardwoods and sheet goods
  • feels confident with safety measures associated with woodworking
  • has interest and experience in guiding Youth and Adults with functional, decorative, and sculptural wooden objects
  • has the flexibility to teach select weekday daytime, weekday evenings, and weekends
  • is a great communicator
  • is responsible and professional
  • has CNC router for woodworking experience

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

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

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