Careers

Would you like to get more involved and work with us?  We invite you to explore our open positions below and apply to join the Makerspace YK team!

Shop Manager

Permanent, Full-time (37.5 hours per week). Flexible work arrangements may be required.

The Shop Manager is responsible for implementing and overseeing the workshop programs at Makerspace YK (MSYK). The Shop Manager is MSYK’s primary operational employee, ensuring the shop runs efficiently, meets program mandates, and is safe. The position will involve frequent interaction with MSYK members and program participants.

Artspace Manager

One-year term with possibility of extension, full-time (37.5 hours per week). Flexible work arrangements may be required.

Makerspace YK (MSYK) is seeking an individual who is passionate about Arts with a strong community focus for the position of Artspace Manager. Artspace won the 2021 Arctic Inspiration Prize (AIP) to offer innovative and focused arts programs, including a drop-in space, and aims to bring Arts programming to youth, individuals experiencing homelessness, and professional artists.

Administrative Coordinator

Six month term contract position, flexible part-time hours, with potential to be extended to full-time depending on the capacity and experience of the candidate.

The Administrative Coordinator acts as the main point of contact between staff, membership and volunteers, and may share responsibility with the Board President for interacting with outside organisations and stakeholders. They are responsible for maintaining an effective workflow in the organisation. The Administrative Coordinator plays a key role in providing administrative support for operational activities required to maintain a physical facility, as well
as the development and execution of sustainable and relevant programming, learning opportunities, membership and volunteer coordination, and other initiatives that support the Makerspace goals.