Antelope Valley College
Instructional Assistant Aeronautics (Monday - Thursday,
1:00 pm to 11:30 pm)
Salary: $4,284.87 Monthly
Deadline: 10/11/2021 11:59 PM Pacific
Complete job description and application available
online at: http://184.108.40.206/counter.php?id=209228
Under the direction of the Dean of Technical Education, control
parts, tools and supplies in an assigned instructional lab
involving the AFAB and AFMT aeronautical programs; assist students
in a lab setting with technical instructions on the safe use of
power equipment and hand tools. Performs other related duties
as may be assigned.
E = indicates essential duties of the position
• Assists students in classroom lecture and lab activities,
answer questions and assist with project and worksheets, instruct
students in the use of tools, equipment, and safety practices.
• Assists in the administration of projects; assists in the
preparation of exam, projects, and worksheets. (E)
• Issues, collects, and inventories tools and supplies;
requisition replacements as required; operates and performs
preventative maintenance and repairs tools, aircraft and equipment.
• Update and maintain records of attendance according to
established procedures. (E)
• Fabricate replacement of aircraft structural parts and
construct and prepare structure and composite lab project
• Update and maintain the various lab copies of Safety Data
Sheets (SDS) and industry requirements and standards; assist
industry representatives with inspections of programs as required;
attend industry meetings as assigned.
• Perform maintenance to lab equipment and tooling to keep
aeronautical labs in operable condition for instruction purposes at
• Assists in recruiting students during outreach functions.
• Maintain aeronautical labs at the facilities and keep all
industry standard documentation current. (E)
• Maintain lab computers current with industry required data and
• Check out and retrieve tools from students; clean tools, labs,
and equipment. (E)
• Assist students in the labs as per the instructor's
• Coordinates and performs the ordering, receiving,
distribution, and disposal of hazardous chemicals used in the
aeronautical structures and composites labs at the facilities.
• Coordinates with industry partners/faculty in receiving
donations; inventories and distributes donations according to the
needs of the labs/faculty.
• Performs other related duties as may be assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Any combination
equivalent to: college level course work in assigned area of
specialty and one year experience checking out or working with
aircraft structural and/or composite tools, parts and
LICENSES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
• Aviation Technician Certificate in Structures
• Valid California driver's license.
• Valid forklift operator's certificate. (Must be able to obtain
within one year of employment)
• Inventory methods, procedures and
• Operation, uses, care, calibration, repair and maintenance of
• Machine shop tools, parts and equipment.
• Basic record-keeping techniques.
• Technical aspects of field of specialty.
• Proper methods of storing hazardous chemicals, equipment,
materials and supplies.
• Basic computer operation.
• Issue proper tools, materials and equipment
needed by students and instructors.
• Maintain security and records for tool room area.
• Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with students
• Perform basic repair and maintenance of department tools,
materials, parts and equipment.
• Maintain accurate inventory and repair records.
• Operate a computer terminal to input and retrieve data.
• Make less complex repairs to electrical equipment.
• Read and write at the level required for successful job
WORK DIRECTION, LEAD AND SUPERVISORY
RESPONSIBILITIES: Not applicable – no permanent
full-time staff to supervise.
CONTACTS: Co-workers, instructors, students,
industry partners and vendors.
• Lifting and carrying heavy equipment.
• Pushing and pulling.
• Bending at the waist.
• Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate equipment.
• Reaching to demonstrate repair techniques.
• Standing for extended periods of time.
• Climbing Ladders
• Shop environment.
• Noise and fumes.
• Hazardous chemicals.
• Driving a vehicle to conduct work.
• Working around and with machinery having moving parts.
• Exposure to fumes and gases from vehicle operation and
exposure to fluids treated as hazardous waste
For a complete listing and details of all open positions
and how to apply, select the HR & Employment link on the AVC
Web site at https://www.avc.edu/administration/hr/employment
or contact the Human Resources Office at (661) 722-6311;
Voice/Relay, (661) 722-6300 x. 6360, 3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster,