Part-Time Instructor for Manufacturing Technology, Manufacturing and Applied Technology Center
Posting Number: 06001782 Position Title: Part-Time Instructor for Manufacturing Technology, Manufacturing and Applied Technology Center (MATC), POOL Posting Date: Closing Date: 06/30/2021 Open Until Filled (notes): Open for Academic year Length of Position: 9 months per year - academic calendar contract Anticipated Start Date:
Position Type/Employee Class: Part-Time Instructor FTE: Salary Level: Part Time Instructor Starting Pay Range $616 per load unit (1 LU = 1 class credit) Hours per Week: Work Schedule: depending on class schedule Days of the Week: Mon-Fri typically Job Summary/Purpose:
To provide instruction in the Program as a member of an instructional team as needed. Instruction is for students in certificate and Associate of Applied Science degree programs. The position involves teaching, selecting and conducting laboratory learning experiences appropriate for meeting objectives, and evaluating student performance in the classroom and self-paced laboratory.
1. Provide instruction in Manufacturing-related areas that may include, but not be limited to the following: welding, machining, and non-destructive testing. This includes lecturing, directing and supervising student laboratory practices, and providing individual conference time to guide and evaluate student progress. Classroom teaching may require 4-8 load units (8 to 16 contact hours per week) per term in the self-paced environment.
2. Teaching assignments may include courses taught during the day and/or evening classes taught at the Redmond Campus.
3. Includes shared responsibility for curriculum development and participation in evaluation for courses and the program.
4. Perform other essential duties and tasks specific to each location, as assigned.
Marginal Job Functions
1. Cooperate with other College personnel to assist students with career planning, job placement, and follow-up studies.
2. Act as a resource person for students.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Individuals must possess these knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.
1. Broad knowledge and/or work experience in the field of Manufacturing Technology and its related areas: welding, machining, and non-destructive testing.
2. Knowledge of teaching and instruction of various audiences and group dynamics.
3. Visual ability, corrected, to observe, direct, and supervise students in laboratory situations.
4. Familiarity with and ability to operate or oversee the operation of audio-visual equipment, including overhead projectors, film, sound systems, video, television, interactive video and audio equipment including computer controlled mixed media presentations.
5. Ability to operate and oversee the operation of computers.
6. Ability to effectively communicate orally with others, using the English language, with or without the use of an interpreter, auxiliary aids, or services.
7. Ability to review, understand, and apply concepts presented in training programs, conferences, and/or professional literature.
8. Ability to work with manufacturing faculty and other COCC staff at all levels.
9. Willingness to travel and/or teach at various hours and locations, as required.
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10. Ability to work cooperatively with and contribute to a diverse workplace through ideas or experience.
11. Ability/skills to competently advise and/or serve students from a variety of background, respecting cultural
and socio-economic differences.
12. Ability to work in classroom and office environments using computers, white boards, projectors, and other
basic office equipment.
Physical Demands and Other Ergonomic Requirements:
Ability to work in classroom and office environments using computers, white boards, projectors, and other basic office equipment.
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Statement
It is the policy of the Central Oregon Community College Board of Directors that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, disability, sex, marital status, national origin, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran status or any other protected classes under Federal and State statutes in any educational programs, activities or employment. Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Equal Employment Officer, c/o COCC’s Human Resources office, 541.383.7216.
In support of COCC’s EEO statement, employees with bilingual fluency in English and Spanish is a plus, along with experience working in a diverse multicultural setting.
1. Associates’ degree and/or 5 years work experience in manufacturing, welding, machining, or a closely
2. One year of secondary or college-level teaching or advising. Additional qualifying experience may substitute for required education at the College’s discretion.
3. Evidence of excellence, or promise of excellence, in instruction.
4. Computer Literacy: Training in, or experience with, email, internet, word processing, and presentation applications.
The College recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal higher education and paid employment. Applicants who do not meet minimum qualifications but present other qualifications or experience equivalent to those required will be considered and are encouraged to apply. To qualify under equivalency,
applicants must indicate how they qualify under equivalency by responding to the supplemental question presented during the application process.
1. Bachelor’s preferred in subject or closely related discipline.
2. 5- 10 year’s work experience in manufacturing, welding, machining, or a closely related discipline.
3. One or more years of successful college instruction.
4. Community college teaching experience.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Part-time instructor pools are posted for the academic year to obtain applications from those interested in teaching part-time as a non-benefited instructor, on a term-by-term basis. Positions may not necessarily be available at the time you apply. Your online application will remain active for consideration throughout the length of the posting unless you are notified otherwise.
Note that you will be required to upload/create the required documents indicated in this posting at the time you apply. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable at application. It is the responsibility of the applicant to upload all required documents, including transcript(s). If you have questions please contact HR at 541-383-7216.
If you have letters of recommendation that are being sent directly to HR, please upload a Word document or PDF stating these documents are being sent to HR. This will act as a placeholder for your required documents and allow you to continue your application process and submit.
Is a Criminal History Check required? Yes Is a Credit History Check Required? No Open Until Filled Yes Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- The College recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained
outside of formal higher education and paid employment. Applicants
who do not meet minimum qualifications, but present other
qualifications or experience equivalent to those required will be
considered and are encouraged to apply. There may be other
requirements where an equivalency is acceptable. Please be aware
that applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements and do not
provide an equivalency statement will not be selected for an
interview. Your statement should make clear the requirement you are
addressing. Example: The position requires a Master’s degree. You
have a Bachelor’s degree and work experience when combined you feel
is equivalent to the degree requirement. Please make clear why you
feel it is equivalent.
(Open Ended Question)
- * How many years of COLLEGE LEVEL teaching experience do you
- Less than 1 year
- 1-2 years
- 2-3 years
- 3 years
- More than 3 years
- * Are you a U.S. military veteran? (COCC provides qualifying
veterans and disabled veterans with preference in employment. To
receive veterans preference in this recruitment process, you must
upload your DD214 or DD215 form as supporting documentation. You
will have the opportunity to upload the document in the next step
of this application process.)
- Yes, I am a veteran
- No, I am not a veteran
- What is your highest level of completed education?
- High School/GED
- Associates Degree
- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Other post graduate degree
- * Background checks are required for all employees of COCC.
Should an offer of employment be made to you and accepted by you,
you will receive an email from COCC / HireRight Screening
requesting your consent and basic information to complete the
check. The offer of employment will be conditional upon
satisfactory completion of the criminal background check. Confirmed
findings on a criminal background check will not automatically
disqualify you from being hired into a position. Results are
evaluated on a case-by-case basis, considering the job
responsibilities and other risk factors. Additional information
regarding COCC’s criminal history check policy can be found online
in the General Procedures Manual, Section HR-2-1. Please indicate
here if you will provide consent to the criminal history check when
requested by the College:
- Yes, I will provide my consent when requested
- No, I will not provide my consent when requested
- * COCC has campuses in Bend, Prineville, Redmond, and Madras.
Please indicate in which locations you are willing to teach.
(Open Ended Question)
- * Please describe how you meet the minimum requirement of
having at least an Associate's degree and/or 5 years work
experience in manufacturing, welding, machining, or a closely
(Open Ended Question)
- Cover Letter
- Letter of Recommendation 1
- College Transcript 1 (unofficial)
- Letter of Recommendation 2
- Letter of Recommendation 3
- College Transcript 2 (unofficial)
- College Transcript 3 (unofficial)
- College Transcript 4 (unofficial)
- US Military DD 214
- Other Document 1
- Other Document 2
- Other Document 3
- Other Document 4
- Other Document 5
- Teaching Philosophy/Evidence of Teaching Potential
- Placement File, if applicable