Position: Consulting Maker


Maker Nexus is looking for enthusiastic and motivated Makers, Artists and Crafts people who are interested in becoming a core member of our new makerspace in Sunnyvale (234 East Caribbean Drive).

Seeking Full Time and Part Time staff - Consulting Makers for new makerspace. Candidates must be available nights and weekends. Experience with customer service a must.

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.

The Consulting Maker is often in a position to observe member behavior in the shop and will take pride in gently reminding members to work within our rules and policies.


The Consulting Maker will take responsibility for the maintenance and repair of the various machinery.


As our front line contact with members, safety must always be top of mind for the Consulting Maker. Nothing is more important than a safe shop.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Background in Arts and crafts, trades like woodworking, machining, CNC, textiles preferred.

  • A knowledge of the safe operation of a variety of shop tools, specifically wood shop tools.

Location: 234 East Caribbean Drive, Sunnyvale, CA

Start Date: Immediate

Type: Full-time or Part-Time, Non-exempt

Rate: $16 per hour

Send resume and specify interest in FT or PT and availability to jobs@makernexus.org.

About Us:


Founded in 2018, Maker Nexus is a non-profit community focused Maker Space. We are opening our shop at 234 East Caribbean Drive, Sunnyvale. Members work on their personal or business projects, prototyping or hobby. We offer classes and workshops for adults and youth. Our facility includes a wood shop, basic machining, CO2 lasers, 3D printers, vinyl cutter & heat press, various sewing machine and CAD and design software as well as workspace and co-working opportunity. We also host regular community events at our facility.


We are open Wednesdays to Sundays 10:00am – 10:00pm, closed on major public holidays.

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Business hours when open:

Monday - Tuesday      10:00 am - 5:00pm 

Wednesday - Sunday  10:00 am -10:00 pm

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234 East Caribbean Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94089   ph: 408.685.2500

We are a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization | Federal EIN: 82-3925333 | California Corporation Number: C4104356

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