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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Secretariat of the alliance, strategy, fundraising, community development and project management for all standards and initiatives.
Technical Strategy including managing the technology roadmap for the Alliance and ensuring coherence between the five families of Alliance standards
We are looking for a people person to provide communications, administrative & logistical support to the IOP Alliance.