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Part-Time Instructor - Welding (Credit)

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Posting Details

VEVRRA Federal Contractor - Priority referral protected veterans requested.

Position Information

Requisition Number 2016070F
Position Title Part-Time Instructor - Welding (Credit)
Salary Range DOQ
DBM Rating n/a
Job Type Part Time
Job Category Faculty
Anticipated Start Date 08/01/2016
Application Deadline
Extended Open Deadline
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Security Sensitive? Yes
Work Hours Varies

Position Summary Information


Perform part-time operations of the instructional program for credit welding.

Essential Duties

1. Provide instruction in credit welding courses following NCCER curriculum
2. Track and document student mastery of NCCER competencies
3. Submit NCCER documentation to college program staff for submission o NCCER database
4. Model lab safety protocols for students at all times
5. Require all students to follow lab safety protocols at all times
6. Once a year attend professional development for dual credit welding instruction, as provided by the college
7. Maintain office hours as set by the College.
8. Prepare course syllabus, which includes stated objectives for the course.
9. Stay current on developments regarding instructional methodology particularly supplemental, blended or on-line instruction and related instructional theories.
10. Assist in making recommendations to the program coordinator regarding curriculum additions, deletions, or revisions.
11. Utilize college’s online Desire2Learn system to provide syllabus, student attendance, and student grades related to the dual credit course in real-time to students and college.
12. Provide a grade evaluation on each student’s performance in a timely fashion and frequency required by the College.
13. Perform other Welding program related tasks, and attend part-time faculty meetings as assigned.

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

1. Theoretical and practical knowledge of welding technologies
2. Mastery of STICK, and MIG welding techniques
3. Practical knowledge of industrial workplace safety and mastery of instructional lab safety practices
4. Work with other program instructors and program coordinator to ensure a consistent and high quality learning experience

Preferred Experience and Training
Physical Requirements
Required Degree, License or Certifications

1. Associates Degree in Welding Technologies or Metal Science and three years non-teaching experience in the field
Bachelor’s degree in related field
2. Applicant must be a Certified NCCER Instructor for Welding Technology OR complete certification prior to the school year (offered through the college and/or local ESC)
3. Applicant must hold OSHA-10 Hour card OR complete OSHA-10 Hour card prior to the school year

Special Notes To Applicants

The College assigns appropriately credentialed faculty members in support of educational quality and the mission of the College, in keeping with Board policy DBA LOCAL-X (Employment Requirements and Restrictions – Credentials and Records: Credentials). College policy is consistent with sound educational practice and SACSCOC guidelines. Primary consideration is given to the highest degree earned in the discipline. Furthermore, Blinn College’s Faculty Credentialing Guidelines table specifies recommended credentials for each rubric within the college’s course inventory.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you legally eligible for employment in the U.S.?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have three years' work experience in welding?
    • I have more than three years' professional work experience in welding.
    • I have three years' professional work experience in welding.
    • I have less than three years' professional work experience in welding.
    • I do not have professional welding work experience, but I have non-professional experience.
    • Other
  3. * What is your highest level of formal welding education/training?
    • Associate's Degree or Higher in Welding or associated field
    • Completed Vocational/Trade School
    • Completed an apprenticeship
    • Attended a vocational/trade school or participated in an apprenticeship, but did not complete
    • My training is on-the-job
    • I have no training in welding
  4. * Have you previously used the NCCER curriculum to teach welding technology?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please explain the welding techniques with which you are familiar.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Advertisement (specify below)
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Word of Mouth
    • Internet Site (specify below)
    • Other (specify below)
  7. * Please specify how you heard about this employment opportunity?

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Are you a veteran?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Are you an orphan of a veteran who was killed while on active duty? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD1300 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No
  10. * Are you a veteran’s surviving spouse who has not remarried? If yes, please upload a copy of your DD1300 in the optional documents.
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Unofficial Other Transcripts 1
Optional Documents
  1. License