Commitment to Mission
This job carries with it the obligation to uphold the Mission of
Lone Star College (LSC) in carrying out the duties of the position.
A commitment to positive interpersonal behaviors, professional
communication, diversity, integrity, leadership, stewardship,
respect and accountability to LSC students and employees is
- One LSC
- Student Focused
- Own It
- Advance Equity
- Cultivate Community
- Choose Learning
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Campus Marketing Statement
Lone Star College-CyFair
Lone Star College offers high-quality, low-cost academic transfer
and career training education to 93,000+ students each semester.
LSC has been named a 2021 Great Colleges to Work For® institution
by the Chronicle of Higher Education and ranked 35th in Texas in
the Forbes ‘America’s Best Employers By State’ list.
LSC consists of eight colleges, seven centers, eight Workforce
Centers of Excellence and Lone Star Corporate College.
Located in suburban northwest Houston in the heart of the CyFair
Community, the college provides a full range of offerings including
unique programs in fire science technology, logistics management
and sonography. Since opening our award winning campus in 2003, the
college has experienced record growth and supports an exciting
learning environment that brings together state-of-the-art
technology and active, collaborative learning.
Location address is 9191 Barker Cypress Road, Cypress, TX
PURPOSE AND SCOPE:
The Part-Time Sonography Skills Instructor is primarily responsible
for working with Faculty/Instructors to provide students with
hands-on experience in a controlled laboratory environment. Assists
Faculty/Instructors in providing learning activities and support
that will lead to the achievement of course objectives. If
necessary, may assist faculty in teaching lab course material
within the curriculum in a manner that facilitates student
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Assists faculty with lab protocol
- Provides students with hands-on scanning assistance
- Completes course paperwork designated by the program
- Acts as a liaison between the faculty, student and Sonography
- Provides routine reports on student success
- Responsible for other reasonable, related duties as
- Demonstrated knowledge of subject matter
- Ability to mentor students in the lab setting
- Ability and commitment to work collaboratively
- Excellent interpersonal, communication and computer skills
- Commitment to quality service to students
The work involves regular exposure to outdoor elements, and/or
regular exposure to hazardous items such as chemicals, toxic or
caustic materials, contamination, and electrical hazards. This
exposure requires special safety precautions, e.g., working around
moving parts, carts, or machines; exposure to contagious diseases
or irritant chemicals. Employees may be required to use protective
clothing or gear, such as masks, gowns, coats, boots, goggles,
gloves, or shields.
WORK SCHEDULE AND CONDITIONS :
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS :
- Work schedule varies and includes evenings and some
- Equipment used includes, PC workstation running on a LAN in a
Microsoft Windows environment, calculator, phone and other general
office equipment as well as all equipment generally used in
- Interface with internal and external contacts as needed to
carry out the functions of the position
- Work is performed in a climate-controlled office with minimal
exposure to safety hazards as well as in Sonography labs where
safety precautions must be observed at all times
- Skills Instructors are hired on an as-needed basis, and may not
work more than 19.5 hours per week, schedule may include days or
evenings with occasional weekends as assigned, depending on the
needs of the department
- Associate’s degree in Sonography for general program or
Echocardiography for echo program
- ARDMS (ABD or OB) credentialed for general program
- ARDMS (RDCS-AE) or CCI (RCS) for echocardiography program
- CPR certification
Hourly Pay Rate is $25.61
Benefits Marketing Statement
By joining our top-notch institution, you will enjoy being a part
of an organization that offers a supportive, collegial work
environment, excellent work/life balance, tuition waiver,
participation in a tax deferred retirement plan and more.
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