London Community Woodshop Assistant

  • CompanyPathways Employment Help Centre
  • Job TypeConstruction & Repair
  • Required Experience 3-5 years’ experience operating woodworking equipment preferred
  • Job TypePart Time
  • ResumeRequired
  • Cover LetterRequired
  • Application Deadline11/13/2023

Job Description

London Community Woodshop Assistant

Posted: October 30, 2023
PartTime
Pathways Employment Help Centre

London Community Woodshop Assistant

Pathways Employment Help Centre (PEHC) unleashes people’s potential through Employment, Skills Training and Advocacy. The London Community Woodshop (LCW), a social enterprise division of PEHC, is a membership-based public woodshop where people can experiment, learn new techniques or start a business.

Mission: The Community Woodshop Assistant will ensure the success of the London Community Woodshop by: Engaging community members, creating a welcoming environment, facilitating groups and workshops, and maintaining site and equipment. This is currently a part time position of 20 hours a week.

Accountabilities:
• Monitor and maintain safe usage of equipment
• Assist with upkeep of tools and machinery
• Provide orientation and information sessions to new and potential participants
• Ensure proper usage of the machines among Woodshop members
• Develop and facilitate workshops and classes to a wide variety of groups and clubs
• Develop a supportive culture of learning with a passion for woodworking
• Administer membership policies and practices to ensure an open and fair environment
• Complete custom orders

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
• 3-5 years’ experience operating woodworking equipment preferred
• Extensive knowledge of woodworking safety practices
• Passion and ability to engage community
• Experience working as a part of a volunteer team
• High level of organization and initiative
• Valid Driver’s License and access to vehicle is an asset
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills
• Flexible weekday and weekend hours

PEHC is an equal opportunity employer and invites all qualified candidates to apply.

PEHC does not discriminate on basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at (519) 667-7795.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please. Note Woodshop Assistant in the subject line. Please include salary requirements, and send your resume and cover letter to lcwjobs@pathwaysehc.ca

Closes:

November 13, 2023
On Bus Route
Driver’s License Required