Exhibit Technician

Workshop · Corrales, New Mexico
Department Workshop
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation $40K to start. DOE

The Position

We seek an Exhibit Technician who can help our group that assembles and supports multitouch tables, interactive displays, touchless devices, and custom exhibit installations. We are looking for someone who is detail-oriented and who can help us build the highest quality integrated computer systems, such as our multitouch tables.

Candidates must have PC systems experience, experience working with basic tools, and outstanding written and verbal communication skills. We will help teach the right person not just how to assemble our touch tables, but they will learn the basics of technical documentation and product support, so strong writing, and communication skills are required. Experience with electronics, electrical systems, 3D printing, and/or shop tools including CNC, plasma cutter, mill, and woodworking tools is a strong plus. As a relatively small company (around 50 people) with a diverse set of products and projects, we need someone who is flexible and has a diverse skill set.

We are a fast-paced company with high expectations; we seek someone who is as passionate about the work as we are. Our workshop team collaborates with the rest of the company along with external partners, so strong writing, communication, and interpersonal skills are required. 

Core Requirements

  • Skilled in building PC computer systems
  • Computer skills, experience with Windows and other OS
  • Basic understanding of networking and components
  • Ability to integrate hardware and cable management skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience using hand tools
  • Ability to contribute to documentation and other written materials
  • Highly motivated and self-directed
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to lift more than 50lbs

Extra Credit

  • Experience with electrical systems
  • Experience in fabrication
  • Experience with electronics
  • Experience with specialized AV gear
  • Advanced computer skills
  • STEM Background
  • Experience with inventory and ordering systems
  • Experience with shipping and logistics
  • Experience with technical documentation
  • Experience with support via phone or email
  • Experience in IT
  • Experience in the museum or non-profit world
  • Engineering and/or physics background

About Ideum

We create meaningful experiences that use emerging technologies. Our approach is to create exhibits that evoke wonder, awe, and surprise, but that also tell important stories about science, art, history, and culture that have a lasting impact. We are committed to creating visitor-centric interactive experiences of substance delivered in immersive and exciting ways.

We work with museums, educational institutions, Fortune 500 companies, and other entities throughout North America and around the world. Our firm provides design services, custom software development, media systems design and installation, and custom fabrication.

Our multitouch tables and touch walls are practical implementations of recent advances in multiple areas of emerging technology. Our hardware products are built to be used in social environments where they encourage interaction and collaboration. We take pride in what we design and build, and we focus on reliability and performance to create products that last. We are located in scenic Corrales, New Mexico (near Albuquerque and an hour from Santa Fe). Please visit our website to learn more about us: http://www.ideum.com

Benefits and Incentives

After 90 days of employment, this position includes paid time off, health, dental, and vision insurance, critical illness and accident insurance, life insurance, and short-term/long-term disability. Employees are eligible after one year of employment for our 401K Safe Harbor Profit Sharing Plan.

Equal Opportunity & Eligibility

Ideum, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. This application will not be used for limiting or excluding any applicant from consideration for employment on a basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Should an applicant need reasonable accommodations in the application process, he or she should contact a company representative. 

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

How to Apply

Please include a resume, cover letter, and relevant work samples. No phone calls or walk-ins, please. NOTE: *Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

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  • Location
    Corrales, New Mexico
  • Department
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $40K to start. DOE