Robotics Coordinator

Location
Mableton, Georgia
Posted
Aug 05, 2019
Closes
Sep 04, 2019
Job Function
Education / Teaching
Focus Areas
Youth Development

Job Title: Robotics Coordinator

Reports To: Program Support Manager_ STEM

Status:  Temporary/Seasonal Part-time

Location:  Mableton Business Center

JOB SUMMARY

The Robotics Facilitator will support the STEM Specialist and our robotics education program.  He/She will research technology, computer programming, competitive needs, and development of delivery techniques & materials of the teams.  The Facilitator will work with volunteers and robotics teams while assisting with training and competition support. This is a Part-time Seasonal position that will need to be available to 1-2 days in an office environment with occasional evenings & weekends.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Facilitate outlined Robotics Program
  • Having knowledge and the ability to articulate the mission, leadership experience, key message points and brand for Girl Scouting
  • Communicate effectively and deliver coaching and training sessions to volunteers and girls Analyze demographics and resources and use them in developing optimal delivery structure for the area including under-served girls
  • Provide excellent customer care and follow-up with all stakeholders involved
  • Encouraging and supporting girls in attaining desired goals
  • Processing and completing paperwork according to council procedures
  • All other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Accept the Girl Scout Promise and Law
  • Have a passion for youth and a drive to pursue a career in nonprofits, education, or STEM careers Access to a computer and Internet during the length of their internship
  • Knowledge of science, technology, engineering, and math as it relates to girls including but not limited to social media, trends and programs
  • Knowledge of FIRST Robotics:
    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills and professional maturity
    • Ability to facilitate large group discussions and deliver program to groups of 100+ Ability to organize fun, interactive, girl-led activities in a learning environment Commitment to excellent attendance at meetings, events, and workshops
  • Must have reliable transportation

PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Proficiency in Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge of Lego Robotics
  • Knowledge of Girl Scout organization

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Willingness or ability to work flexible hours, including some nights and weekends
  • Available for at 1-2 weekly in office days (meetings, project work)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Requires the physical mobility to sit or walk for moderate periods of time and to carry or lift objects weighing up to 30 pounds.

*Must successfully complete a criminal, motor vehicle and credit background check.

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