Maker Nexus is looking for enthusiastic and motivated Makers, Artists, Crafts people, and Educators who are interested in becoming a core part of our community in Sunnyvale.  If you are interested in working for us  please email us with your skills, a resume, and a bit about you to

We are currently looking for:

  • Consulting Makers
  • Education Team Members
    • Woodshop Youth Instructors
    • Engineering & Robotics Youth Instructors
    • LEGO Youth Instructors

Consulting Makers

The Consulting Maker is responsible for smooth operation of the maker space and first class member experience, premier member service and member retention. This position acts as the frontline representative of Maker Nexus and provides excellent customer service and information to current and prospective members.  You'll help members to safely and effectively use our equipment, give tours to prospective members, maintain the equipment and our space. On your shift you will be the person in charge of the makerspace.

Education Team Members

Members on the Education Team develop, plan, prepare, and instruct a variety of education classes, workshops, events, and youth programs. Education Team Members work with both adult and youth students to deliver maker education content. This includes safety classes, skill-building workshops, youth camps and homeschool and after-school programs, and team building corporate events. Ed Team Members fill a variety roles, from leading adult and youth classes, to assisting Instructors during camps, to developing project or process ideas into classroom-ready lesson plans and curriculum. Education Team Members are mostly part-time and can be either seasonal or regular employees. The work schedule is very flexible, with our biggest need during school holidays and summer break.

We are continuously accepting applications and ideas on classes that instructors want to teach. However, we have a particular need for instructors in metalwork, machining, woodwork, and electronics/robotics.

To be considered for a position on the Education Team, please submit your contact information, skills, resume, and general  availability to us at