Be Part of the Movement!

We believe in endless possibilities for the project we have started, but we need your help to make the leap from possibility to reality.

If you're considering joining our team as a volunteer or intern, thank you! Below are some positions we are currently recruiting for (click on them for more details!) 

If you'd like to contribute in ways not listed below, feel free to let us know! We'd love to hear about your skills and talents!

The Awesome Librarian

Role

Librarians hold a fundamental role in our organization. They’re the ones keeping the Tool Library open, and are “the face” of our organization. Librarian’s responsibilities include:

  • Check-ins & Check-outs
  • Sign-up new members
  • Receive Donations
  • Organize the inventory
  • Tidy-up the library!

Expectations

  • 4 x 3hr shift/month to receive perks
  • Trainings & Safety Classes: Attend them!!
  • Staff Meetings: 1 x a month. Attend them!!
  • Events: Please help table and/or prepare for at least 4 events a year (1 per quarter)

Perks If you volunteer as suggested above, you get:

  • Free Classes when there's availability!
  • Access to workspace and tools to tackle your DIY projects!
  • Free "Make It" membership!
  • Free shirt & sticker when you join! 50% OFF additional merchandise.
  • 20% OFF purchases at Re-use Hawaii
  • High-fives all day.

The Tool Doctor

Role

Guess what? Tools are an important part of the Tool Library! Tool Dosctors make sure tools get the tender loving care they need, and are safe for our community to utilize. Also, Tool Masters are there to answer our members questions’ regarding tool selection, assembly, use, and cleaning.
Tool Master’s responsibilities include:

  • Inspect donated tools
  • Repair Tools
  • Practice regular maintenance on tools
  • Assist members who have tool-related questions

    Expectations

    • 4 x 3hr shift to receive perks
  • Trainings & Safety Classes: Attend them!!
  • Staff Meetings: 1 x a month. Attend them!!
  • Events: Please help table and/or prepare for at least 4 events a year (1 per quarter)

Perks If you volunteer as suggested above, you get:

  • Free Classes when there's availability!
  • Access to workspace and tools to tackle your DIY projects!
  • Free membership!
  • Free shirt & sticker when you join! 50% OFF other merchandise.
  • 20% OFF purchases at Re-use Hawaii
  • High-fives all day.

The Shop Lead

Role

We want our shop to serve as a public resource for the making of all sorts of great projects. The Shop Lead will be the main steward of the space, making sure it remains organized, safe, and creative!

Shop Lead’s responsibilities include:

  • Shop organization and maintenance
  • Build needed accessories and fixtures (jigs, fences, benches, etc.)
  • Train volunteers on Shop Safety

    Expectations

  • 4 x 3hr shift to receive perks
  • Trainings & Safety Classes: Attend them!!
  • Staff Meetings: 1 x a month. Attend them!!
  • Events: Please help table and/or prepare for at least 4 events a year (1 per quarter)

Perks If you volunteer as suggested above, you get:

  • Free Classes when there's availability!
  • Access to workspace and tools to tackle your DIY projects!
  • Free membership!
  • Free shirt & sticker when you join! 50% OFF other merchandise.
  • 20% OFF purchases at Re-use Hawaii
  • High-fives all day.

The Media Producer

Role

Community engagement is a critical leverage point to driving momentum for the branding of the HNL TL as an innovative community resource, and serves the dual purpose of outreach & marketing to advertise our sustainable community development efforts internally & externally. The communication lead will be responsible for promoting the organization’s mission through creative and engaging lens.

Expectations

  • Attend and capture Tool Library’s events
  • Generate short videos to be used for advertising and outreach
  • Use social media to keep community engaged with our work and mission

Perks If you volunteer as suggested above, you get:

  • Free Classes when there's availability!
  • Access to workspace and tools to tackle your DIY projects!
  • Free membership!
  • Free shirt & sticker when you join! 50% OFF other merchandise.
  • 20% OFF purchases at Re-use Hawaii
  • High-fives all day.

The Event Coordinator

Role

Community engagement is a critical leverage point to driving momentum for the branding of the HNL TL as an innovative community resource, and serves the dual purpose of outreach & marketing to advertise our sustainable community development efforts internally & externally. The Even Coordinator job will be to spearhead the organization of events to engage with our members and the community at large.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with team to plan annual main fundraising event
  • Plan recurring events for TL members
  • Coordinate events with partner organizations

Perks

If you volunteer as suggested above, you get:

  • Free Classes when there's availability!
  • Access to workspace and tools to tackle your DIY projects!
  • Free membership!
  • Free shirt & sticker when you join! 50% OFF other merchandise.
  • 20% OFF purchases at Re-use Hawaii
  • High-fives all day.

Workshop Instructor

Role

We believe that “the more we share, the more we have.” If you agree with us, and you have skills to share, than we’re looking for you!

Workshop instructors teach a diverse spectrum of classes that are self-designed, or designed by us. Any DIY-related topic qualifies (gardening, sewing, home maintenance, automotive repairs, you name it!)

Perks/Pay

TBD depending on level of commitment.

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