Instructor, Mechanical Engineering and HVAC

Posting Details

Position Summary Information

Position Title Instructor, Mechanical Engineering and HVAC
Position Type Full Time Regular
Contract Length 9 months
Expected Work Schedule Standard
Anticipated Days Monday - Friday
Anticipated Hours Variable -may require evenings
Anticipated Hours per Week 40
Job Description Summary

Instruct courses within the Mechanical Engineering and Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration curriculums, and some related courses in other curriculums.

Duties

1. Prepares lesson plans and delivers instruction to students;
2. Supervises students in classroom, lab, field trips, and other hands-on experiences.
3. Develops teaching materials, activities, assignments, projects, and assessments for each course taught.
4. Oversees lab activities and assists with supply inventories.
5. Abides by policies, standards, goals and objectives of the College, the Division, and the Department.
6. Participates in assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation activities to improve the instructional quality of the program.
7. Serves on department, division, and college level committees.
8. Performs related duties such as advising students on curricula and acting as adviser to student organizations.
9. Seek opportunities for professional development.
10. Assists with keeping the shop organized and maintained.
11. Performs duties as assigned by the Department Chairpersons.
12. Teaches all or portions of some courses online as appropriate.

Minimum Requirements

1. AAS degree or relevant degrees Mechanical Engineering Technology or Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology;
2. Experience either in a manufacturing environment or as an industrial and commercial HVAC technician;

Preferred Qualifications

1. BS in Engineering or Engineering; Technology Teaching Experience;
2. Experience with hydraulic and pneumatic systems;
3. Experience with automation systems (such as robotics or PLCs);
4. Experience in an industrial or institutional setting.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Official transcripts, from a regionally accredited institution, are required to be received a minimum of two business weeks before the first day of work. Failure to comply may result in revocation of the job offer.

Posting Detail Information

Applicant Review 09/14/2017
Start Date 01/02/2018
Keep Open Until Filled Yes
Salary Range $37,359 - $39,078 AAS degree or $39,582 - $40,797 BS degree

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * How did you learn of this employment opportunity?
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    • Current or former A-B Tech employee
    • Family member or friend
    • HERC
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    • Inside HigherEd
    • Job Fair
    • LocalJobs.com
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    • Other
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  2. Please provide specific details, if Other website or Other was selected in the previous question. If not, enter N/A. You must select one option to move forward with your application.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have at least an AAS degree in one of the relevant fields: Mechanical Engineering Technology or Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience either in a manufacturing environment or as an industrial and commercial HVAC technician?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you at least a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology Teaching Experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have experience with hydraulic and pneumatic systems?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Do you have experience with automation systems (such as robotics or PLCs)?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Do you have experience in an industrial or institutional setting?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Unofficial Transcripts
  3. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Veterans Preference, if applicable