Join our Team

The COVID pandemic has revealed how fragile and inefficient the global manufacturing paradigm and supply chain are in emergency situations. What if we could manufacture PPE, medical devices, or anything, locally anywhere? What if we reimagined manufacturing?

Join us and be part of the future of manufacturing! Find the open positions below.

We are committed to building a diverse team and strongly encourage applications from people of all genders and all regions of the world.

Open positions

Position
Program lead – mAkE project
Job description

The program lead will coordinate IoPA's work on mAkE. mAkE is a consortium-led initiative involving makerspaces, research institutions, and innovation organizations on both continents. This project receives input from 500+ makerspaces and innovation hubs. It's a unique opportunity funded by the EU's Horizon 2020 program and led by 9 European and African organizations.

Commitment
This role would ideally be a full-time position. We are also interested in establishing a four-day workweek. We also welcome applications from people available for part-time work, with a minimum of 50%FTE (2-3 days per week).
Salary
40-46.000€ per year depending on work time and experience.
Application Open Till
August 31, 2022
not set
Recruitment closed
Position
Research and Community Engagement Lead -People & Skills 6-24 months
Job description

We are looking for a communicator and networker with experience in facilitating community decision making, with a background in accreditation or mutual recognition systems, to build a community that will explore standard(s) for manufacturing & making skills.

Commitment
20-100%
Salary
200-350 USD per day depending on experience and duration
Application Open Till
November 2, 2022
not set
Recruitment closed
Position
Research and Community Engagement Lead –Topic: Distributed Contracting
Job description

We are looking for a communicator and networker with extensive experience in facilitating community decision making, with a background in supply chain, distributed contracting, and local manufacturing, to build and support a community that will explore and develop digital infrastructure for distributed contracting.

Commitment
Salary
200-350 USD per day depending on experience and duration
Application Open Till
not set
Recruitment closed
Position
Standards Researcher and Technical Author
Job description

We are looking for one or more individuals for the role of standards researcher and technical author to help our community write open standards for data, knowledge and know-how related to hardware and manufacturing.

Commitment
20 - 100 %
Salary
200 - 350 USD per day depending on experience and duration
Application Open Till
July 31, 2022
not set
Recruitment closed

Past job offers

Position
IoP Alliance Coordinator
Job description

Secretariat of the alliance, strategy, fundraising, community development and project management for all standards and initiatives.

Commitment
part-time at 50%
Salary
based on agreement
Application Open Till
August 8, 2021
Recruitment closed
Position
IoP Alliance Technical Coordinator
Job description

Technical Strategy including managing the technology roadmap for the Alliance and ensuring coherence between the five families of Alliance standards

Commitment
part-time at 50%
Salary
based on agreement
Application Open Till
August 13, 2021
Recruitment closed
Position
IoP Alliance Operations & Communications Officer
Job description

We are looking for a people person to provide communications, administrative & logistical support to the IOP Alliance.

Commitment
50 - 100 %
Salary
1000 - 2000 USD per month
Application Open Till
Recruitment closed