Seeking Microcontroller Instructors for our Summer Camps & Makerspace Labs

Seeking Microcontroller Instructors for our Summer Camps & Makerspace Labs

May 28, 2024

Location: CREA Interactivity, Industry City, Brooklyn NY 

Duration: June 2024-August 2024 with the opportunity to continue work in our lab into Fall 2024

About Us: Opened in May, 2024 CREA is Industry City's first interactive tech-driven indoor playground designed for active exploration. Kids navigate through our technologically-infused zones, conquering challenges and fostering creativity through movement. Adventures are updated regularly with young minds in our Maker-Space lab. 

We recognize kids' fascination with video games, and use that same technology to build immersive adventures with themes that raise awareness about environmental issues. Our summer camp provides a fun, educational, and creative environment for children aged 5-12. We are seeking enthusiastic and knowledgeable game designers, animators and robotics engineers to join our team and inspire the next generation of creators and innovators.

Key Responsibilities and Experience Required: 

  • Instruction and Mentoring:

    • Lead daily workshops and activities focused on and microcontroller and embedded systems projects.

    • Provide individualized support and guidance to campers as they work on their projects.

    • Foster a collaborative and creative atmosphere within the Makerspace Lab.

  • Supervision and Safety:

    • Supervise campers during activities to ensure safety protocols are followed. Maintain a safe and organized workspace.

  • Education and Experience:

  • Pursuing or completed a degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field

  • Proficient in microcontrollers (e.g., Arduino, Raspberry Pi) & embedded systems programming

  • Experience in game design preferred but not required

  • Previous experience working with children or in a camp setting is highly desirable.

Benefits: Competitive seasonal salary. Starting at $20/hour, commensurate with experience., Opportunity for growth with increased pay and advancement How to Apply: Join us for an unforgettable summer of learning, creativity, and fun! Interested candidates should submit their resume to