Operational Managers for Digital Mi’kmaq’s Digital Maker Labs
Digital Mi’kmaq is looking for part-time Operational Managers for our permanent Digital Mi'kmaq Maker Labs throughout Nova Scotia*. This is a part-time $20/hr position averaging 10-12 hrs/wk. The Digital Maker Labs will offer programs that encompass various STEAM areas, including animation, computer science, engineering, big data, short film making, robotics and artificial intelligence. These STEAM-focused programs will operate out of our new fully-resourced Digital Maker Labs in communities across Nova Scotia.
*We are currently hiring Operational Managers in Millbrook and Bear River.
Responsibilities for these roles include:
Participating in the Digital Mi’kmaq training sessions for the room’s management
Supporting the Digital Mi’kmaq’s Communications and Outreach team to promote various events and workshops
Maintaining daily records on the resources in the room
Maintaining strong attention to detail and commitment to excellence
Ensuring students have great learning experiences
Ensuring that all the Maker Lab resources are ready for educators and subject experts who will come in to deliver programs
Inputting data and surveys in areas that capture the number of students utilizing the rooms and the feedback/interest of the programs being delivered
Working well with others and supporting educators in the room’s facilitation
You have a G Class Drivers License and your own vehicle.
You will complete a criminal check prior to being hired.
You care deeply about (the quality of your role) delivering excellence to Mi’kmaq children and youth.
You are comfortable working with technology in a creative learning environment.
You enjoy working with youth and have participated in youth-focussed programming.
You get along well with others and have strong communication and interpersonal skills.
You are a problem solver who will be willing to troubleshoot any technical complications.
You bring solid organizational skills.
You are respectful, culturally aware, honest and reliable.
If you are interested in joining the Digital Mi’kmaq team, please contact us at email@example.com.