Schedule Information: Days/evenings/weekends depending upon
***This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified
candidates for the above subjects. As teaching needs arise, these
applications will be reviewed for possible interviews***
The number of adjunct instructors hired varies from semester to
semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Your
application can remain "Under Review by Committee" for 18 months.
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Job Description: Harper College's Manufacturing
program offers students advanced training and credential
opportunities as well as transferable college credits. Our
state-of-the-art equipment, labs and classroom facilities allow
faculty to teach students using the latest technology in the field.
Our program is growing which means there is a need for an
experienced professional who can share their knowledge and
enthusiasm with our students as an adjunct Manufacturing Technology
As an adjunct Manufacturing Technology instructor, the successful
candidate will teach courses in Precision Machining, focusing
heavily on hand tools and manual machining. Teaching in both the
classroom and laboratory settings, the successful candidate will
use a combination ofhands-ondemonstrations along with
classroom/online lectures to teach students machine tool theory and
safety as well as a variety of technical assignments and laboratory
instruction that will prepare the students to enter today’s
This candidate will be experienced and be comfortable teaching
theory and methods in conventional (manual) machine tool operation,
blueprint reading/engineering drawings, precision (and
non-precision) measuring tools, conventional hand tools and layout.
The adjunct faculty member will demonstrate procedures and prepare
students for possible NIMS and other industry-related
The instructor will need to use a Learning Management System (LMS)
for documentation, tracking, reporting, and delivery of
educational/training courses. Experience working with adult
learners is a plus.
The faculty member will maintain the highest possible standards of
classroom and laboratory instruction; apply innovative teaching and
learning methods and keep abreast of new information and
developments in manufacturing. The adjunct instructor is expected
to conduct assigned classes/labs, develop lessons and applicable
assignments to meet learning objectives of class, provide a
syllabus for each class, and use learning assessments to improve
Education Requirements: Associate degree is preferred.
Relevant work-related experience in the field or profession,
recognized certifications, registered apprenticeship, and/or
licensures may be considered in lieu of educational
Experience Requirements: Industry experience, certifications
and teaching experience preferred.
Required Documents:***A resume and cover letter are
required to complete the application process***
* Official transcripts required upon hire
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
* Employment sponsorship is not available.
Applicable Benefits: We offer a competitive, semester by
semester adjunct pay, with some tuition waivers available after 3
semesters; sick and personal business leave; and a comprehensive
Adjunct Faculty Development Program.
Harper College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strive to
create an inclusive learning and working environment where
individual differences and identities are respected, valued and
embraced. We encourage women, people from historically
underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans
Advertised: July 23, 2021 Central Daylight Time Applications close: