Do you enjoy making things out of wood, metal and plastic? Would you like to apply your skills to help us make the next exhibit at MSC? Please note that this position requires that you are skilled in safe and effective woodworking tool use. Only candidates who can demonstrate proficiency will be accepted.
Work from construction drawing to create finished exhibit components
Fabricate components that assist with exhibit shop operation, including:
Jigs and fixtures
Required Skills :
Extensive experience safely using all common woodworking tools (including panel saw, table saw, jointer, miter saw, band saw, drill press, power sanders) to create finished products
Experience finishing with paint and stain
Ability to work from dimensioned construction drawings
Training: Shop orientation provided by Exhibit Fabrication. There will be no shop tool safety training. Volunteers must be well versed in shop tool safety and care.
Schedule : This is an on-going, as needed basis; however, generally, volunteers should be able to commit to at least 5 hours per week.
Portfolio: In addition to the Volunteer Application Form, please include a portfolio of your work, or be prepared to show a portfolio during the interview process.
Please visit marylandsciencecenter.org for further information and application forms!
- Exhibition Arts
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Please be prepared to share a portfolio of related work
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