Reports To: Program Support Manager

Status: Non-Exempt

Opening Type: Fixed Deadline

Deadline to Apply: 04/14/2017


Provide supervision, instruction to ensure safety in Woodshop


  • Support the Mission, Vision and Values and Strategic goals of Interfaith Older Adult Programs
  • Orients senior center participants to basic woodshop equipment
  • Provides guidance to complete simple projects
  • Identifies problems with the equipment
  • Schedules woodshop volunteers
  • Keep a file of woodshop participants orientation checklists
  • Submit request for supplies/equipment and repairs to Center Director
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Program Support Manager


  • Demonstrated expertise/knowledge of Woodshop machinery
  • Must have a commitment to customer service to include a demonstrated ability to instruct
  • Must have good oral communication skills
  • Must have ability to work flexible hours during center’s operational hours
  • Must have own reliable transportation
  • Openness to working with persons of diverse cultures, ages and abilities

Mission Statement
Interfaith Older Adult Programs’ mission is to provide services and opportunities to support and enhance a sense of well-being for older adults in Greater Milwaukee, to strengthen communities that provide neighborhood-based services and opportunities to support independence and diminish social isolation, and to engage and inspire older adults to serve in impactful opportunities to enhance a sense of purpose and meaning.

Facts About This Job:

Position: Woodshop Coordinator

Hours: 20 hours per week

Salary: $13.00 per hour


Wilson Senior Center
2601 W. Howard Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53321


Washington Park Senior Center
4420 W. Vliet Street
Milwaukee, WI 53208


  • 4 weeks of vacation plus paid holidays and sick leave (benefits are pro-rated for part-time staff)
  • Eligible to contribute to 403 (b) Retirement Plan

How to Apply:

  1. Download the application.
  2. Open and fill out the application.
  3. When finished, print and sign your application.
  4. Mail your application (with resume and cover letter for exempt positions) to:

Interfaith Older Adult Programs
Human Resources Department
600 W. Virginia St. – 3rd Floor
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53204

Interfaith Older Adult Programs is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities are encouraged to apply.