You can volunteer at the MACH1 as a general Makerspace Coach or by teaching a specific class. Read on for more information.
The Coach will be available a few times per month during open hours or during specific classes to help with equipment and assist people with their projects. Coaches should have some tool handling skills or computer software skills. Library Staff will assist coaches in learning how to use specific equipment such as the 3D printer. Makerspace Coaches should have good people skills, not be afraid to try new things and enjoy working with different types of technology and tools.
A Class Coach will teach a specific class once per month or more. Classes can be in almost anything you would like to share such as software knowlege, sewing, crafting, upcycling, 3D modeling, science experiments, robotics and more. Class Coaches should have a good handle on their subject area, a plan for 2-3 class sessions of 1-2 hours each and know in advance all materials that will be needed.
You can apply for eather the General Makerspace Coach or Class Coach position at the City of Phoenix Volunteer site here. Search for Makerspace and then follow the application process.