Executive / Officer - Industrial Engineering (Word Study)
Jafferjee Brothers Exports (Pvt) Ltd
Job type full-time part-time number of hires for this role 1
Full job description
Our mission is to put tools and technology in the hands of the community and to make starting a creative business accessible to everyoneOur vision is to inspire and support making as a positive force that enriches the communityOur dream is to help foster the spark, that creative force in people so that they can then project it and put their ideas into the world.
Maker district is a 32,000 sq.ftMakerspace, steam space and small business incubator coming to grapevine, tx this year.
We will offer the community:
2 steam spaces
92 micro-studios & private offices
Maker made shop
24 hours a day/365 days a year access
Maker district is first and foremost a makerspace and small business incubator, open to the entire creative communityAs a community makerspace, our goal is to serve the traditional hobbyist, tinkerer, maker, inventor, dreamer, and entrepreneur - but also to reach far beyond that to help a greater part of our community that needs a space like this.
Our founder’s vision for this organization and facility includes targeted programming for kids/at-risk youth, veterans, men/women/families in crisis, and the homelessShe believes fully, that equipped with the right tools, training, guidance and structure, having access to a facility like ours will offer a life changing opportunity, giving these individuals the chance to create their dreams.
We are seeking 1 dynamic and motivated grant writer to join our growing fundraising committee! we need a creative, detail-oriented and passionate person who is not afraid to connect, build relationships, and make the ask.
This is an unpaid, volunteer position.
Purpose of the role:
To help raise the remaining start-up funds maker district needs to open the facility for the communityMuch of the start-up funds for this organization will come from grants.
Have you got the following skills & experience?
a professional and friendly telephone manner;
excellent written and verbal communication skills;
ability to work on own initiative;
previous grant writing experience;
commitment to work in compliance with policies and procedures.
What will the role of a grant writer involve?
You will be a member of the maker district fundraising committee and, working with other committee members, you will be:
assemble/submit grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets, and presentation
conduct prospect research
collaborating and helping to develop community fundraising and awareness events;
other fundraising duties as needed
What will we expect from you?
commit to actively volunteering with us for at least 6 months (if reference or letter of recommendation is needed from us);
perform your volunteering role to the best of your ability;
maintain the confidential information of the organization and of its users;
read and comply with maker district’s policies, procedures and guidelines;
attend any meetings/training relevant to your role;
act in a professional way whenever you represent maker district;
raise any concerns at the earliest opportunity;
give us as much notice as possible should you be unable to attend or carry out your volunteer role with us anymore.
What will you get in return?
the opportunity to learn new skills and meet new people;
the satisfaction that you will be making a real and lasting difference in lives of makers, children, veterans, and other member of our community;
getting invaluable work experience;
developing new skills and putting existing skills to good use;
job references available for you after six months volunteering with us
Job types: full-time, part-time
Pay: $1.00 per hour
All meetings are held virtuallyMeeting in-person is optional.
This job is ideal for someone who is:
Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
Autonomous/independent -- enjoys working with little direction
High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment
This job is:
A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply
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Remote interview process