Summer Virtual Lab Attendant Work Study Position

(CLOSED) Summer Virtual Lab Attendant/Program Support Work Study Position

The KMDI is a creative Institute which focuses on the intersection between humans and technology.  The Institute runs a Makerspace in 417BL containing 3D printers, scanners, electronics, and other creative technology equipment.  We are currently seeking a virtual lab attendant to help create online programs and to continue developing our workshops for the fall open hours.


  • Knowledge of computers and graphics/media programs (Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Premiere and Audit)
  • Video editing
  • Audio/Sound Mixing
  • Ability to learn technology equipment
  • Self-motivated; takes initiative; pro-active
  • Committed, reliable, ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to work remotely


  • Develop, edit online programs and activities which help promote the makerspace
  • Prepare workshops for the fall semester which help foster a sense of curiosity about technology
  • Working with the Director and Makerspace Research Assistant to organize programs

Preference will be given to current Faculty of Information Students. 

The successful applicant will be offered a contract of 100 hours, to be completed over the course of the Summer 2020 May 11 – Aug 7. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

To apply, email a CV, cover letter and portfolio (graphic design, videos, writing samples.. ) to CLN (Job ID: 163687) by May 29, 2020.  Questions may be directed to Michael Andreae, by email.