Fab Lab Coordinators – Different Areas

Posted on November 14, 2019
Overview

The Fab Lab Coordinator is responsible for the overall operation of a digital Fabrication Lab [Fab Lab] and the development of programs and services that meet the needs and support youth to learn how to build almost anything using digital fabrication methods. The Coordinator is also responsible to create a community of makers.

Berytech is recruiting for several different locations including:

  • Beirut
  • Hadath
  • Tripoli
  • Simkanieh
  • Sibline

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Manages and maintains all aspects, supports spaces and equipment resources, including hardware and software
  • Maintains and updates all lab infrastructure, equipment, and software configurations
  • Ensures availability, applicability and safety of equipment, parts, and materials
  • Develops Fab Lab activities, scheduling spaces and modifying curriculum content
  • Troubleshoots, repairs, maintains, calibrates, inspects and tests all equipment
  • Manages service contracts for specific equipment
  • Trains users in equipment operation
  • Ensures availability of lab resources to support all users and projects
  • Promotes and advocates the Fab Lab and organizes various events, workshops, and other activities
  • Maintains contact with the local and international Fab Lab community to remain up-to-date on the latest innovations in digital fabrication

 

Requirements for the Position

  • Fluent in Arabic and English (oral and written) – French is a plus
  • Strong commitment to customer service
  • Hands-on approach with a love for making and experimenting,
  • Loves to teach
  • Motivated and enthusiast
  • Autonomous and social
  • Open minded and easy going
  • Creative but consistent

 

Educational Qualifications / Experience

  • Engineering / architectural Degree
  • 3+ years of experience managing or being part of a management team of a FabLab / maker space or similar facilities
  • Digital Manufacturing certificate from the Fab Academy is a big plus

 

Application Process

Send you CV and a cover letter to jobs@berytech.org, mentioning the position title (Fab Lab Coordinator) and location (Beirut, Hadath, Tripoli, Semkanieh, Sibline) in the subject. Deadline to apply is December 2, 2019.

About Berytech

Berytech provides a dynamic environment for the creation and development of startups, fostering innovation, technology and entrepreneurship.