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Construction Trades Instructor

Job Description


Lake Street Works is a 10-month after-school construction career preparation program for 12th grade students from the lowest-income highest-risk communities of Minneapolis.  Two nights per week, starting in July, we expose our students to a variety of trades in hopes of exciting them about the career opportunities available in the construction industry.  We’re looking for multiple instructors to help us inspire the next generation of high-character youth!

Job Details


Trades Instructors 
Electrical / HVACR / Plumbing / Carpentry / Painting / Drywall / Cement & Masonry / Floor Covering / Low-Voltage Controls / ProCore 


Lake Street Works, Minneapolis

Job Category:  

Part-time / Temporary



Work Schedule:

Tuesday & Thursday - 4:00pm - 8:00pm 
July - April 

Job Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Plan & lead hands-on task-based instruction in one or more of the trades listed above.

  • Act as career & industry resource for pathway exploration.

  • Work with Program Director to source tools, equipment, and materials necessary for instruction.

  • Assist program staff with workshop organization & tool upkeep.

  • Promote program needs to potential supporters when possible & appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Completion of a recognized trades training program or apprenticeship.

  • Teaching or training experience with youth or young adults.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and tactfully with students of diverse populations.

Employer Notes 

  • No trade specific license or certification is necessary, but in-depth understanding of trades skills & safety is required.

  • Must pass a standard criminal background check.

  • Learning center located at:  3017 Fourth Ave. S., Minneapolis. MN 55408

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