Welding Instructor, Part-time Adjunct Pool
Kern Community College District
Position Closing Date:
Initial Screening Date:
Open Until Filled:
$60.00 per hour
Flexible, as needed
Sick leave only.
This position is not eligible for health benefits.
This is for an adjunct pool that will be used to staff assignments
related to Welding classes.
The successful applicant will be expected to provide instruction
for Welding courses.
This assignment may include teaching at other campus sites, day or
evening classes, weekend classes, large classes, distance learning
and using multiple teaching methodologies.
Other duties include: participation in student recruitment and
articulation of transfer programs for the Career and Technical
Education department; maintaining subject matter currency;
developing and revising curriculum; using computer and multimedia
technology; collegial participation in departmental, college and
discipline-specific professional activities.
Education and Experience:
Any Bachelor’s degree AND
two years of
- Any Associate degree AND
years of professional experience;
- Possession of a valid credential, which
authorizes the full-time teaching of Welding at the California
Community College level;
- The equivalent. Certain combinations of
education, experience, and other accomplishments in the field may
be judged as equal to the stated minimum qualifications for this
position. Candidates who feel they possess such equivalent
submit an APPLICATION FOR EQUIVALENCE
Supporting documents must be included with the completed
- A demonstrated sensitivity to students with
diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds
and students with disabilities.
Note: Degrees and credits must be from accredited institutions
(Title V Section 53406). Any degree from a country other than the
United States, including Canada and Great Britain, must be
evaluated by an evaluation service.
Note: The screening of candidates will be conducted by a
screening committee. The screening committee reserves the right to
limit the number of interviews granted. Meeting the minimum
qualifications for a position does not assure the applicant of an
Knowledge and Abilities:
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate that they are
broadly prepared and have a depth of knowledge in the discipline.
In addition, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate
the following knowledge and abilities:
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Completed application packet must include:
- Ability to work effectively and harmoniously with colleagues in
an environment that promotes innovation, teaching, learning and
service to diverse student population;
- Ability to effectively work with students with a wide range of
skills, motivations, academic and vocational goals;
- Ability to participate in the development of curriculum,
including curriculum delivered via new modalities;
- Ability to participate in recruitment and articulation
activities with local school, colleges and universities;
- Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in
- Demonstrated ability to maintain subject matter currency;
- Ability to assess student learning outcomes;
- Knowledge of computers and willingness to explore new
technologies that would benefit program;
- Knowledge of and commitment to the California community college
Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to participate
in the selection process should contact Human Resources to make the
The District does not provide sponsorship for authorization
to work in the United States. Work authorization should be
established at the time of application submission.
All applicants must apply online at https://careers.kccd.edu/postings/12246
- Completed Online Application for Employment form
- Current resume
- Copy of legible transcripts
- List of six (6) professional references - Listed on application
Emails will not be accepted.
As an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, the Kern Community
College District encourages candidates with diverse backgrounds to