BSCTC is looking for a highly motivated, disciplined individual to teach Diesel Technology courses to college level students.
This is a grant funded, 10-month annual contract position located on the Hager Hill Campus.
Prepares for and instructs, through traditional classroom, shop, range, and distance education modes, classes in the discipline of Diesel Technician; Assignments may be at off-campus centers and may also include evening and/or weekend classes.
Provides availability and accessibility to students for purpose of academic consulting and support, in a manner appropriate to meet student needs, through a combination of scheduled office hours, e-mail accessibility or other effective means of responsive and timely communication.
Communicates expectations and establishes clear grading criteria through appropriate instructional means, to include but not limited to developing course syllabi, handouts, and materials supporting the instructional process; evaluates student progress and provides clear, timely feedback.
Participates in district, division, department, or general faculty meetings; in-service training; curriculum development; academic consulting; workshops or seminars; service on district or college councils or committees, or other activities within the scope of the position.
Complies with state and federal law applicable to professional duties and responsibilities; Follows established procedures in areas such as printing, turning in grades, bookstore orders, office support, student financial aid requirements, safety and health issues and related administrative processes.
Support and advance the college strategic plan, and perform other duties as assigned.
In addition, faculty may:
Instruct courses in related disciplines based upon individual qualifications and expertise.
Supervise paraprofessional employees or direct the work of assigned work-study students.
Responsible for ensuring assigned staff adhere to acceptable behavior and performance standards.
Demonstrate that assigned staff have been informed how behavior and performance will be assessed, receive timely and accurate feedback regarding performance, and any observed performance and behavioral problems are corrected promptly.
Advise student clubs or associations.
Associate degree or diploma in Diesel Technician Repair from an accredited institution and 2 years' experience.
ASE or Master ASE Certifications required.
Experience working for Diesel Original Equipment Manufacturers preferred.
Previous teaching experience preferred.
A combination of formal training in Diesel Technology as evidenced through a documented record of training programs completed, plus either:
2 years of relevant work experience in the field of Diesel Technician, OR
2 years of relevant and recent teaching experience in Diesel Technician industry.
Acceptance of the responsibility to promote the welfare and best interests of students at all times.
Acceptance of and willingness to support the role that community colleges serve in higher education, and specifically the mission, values, goals and objectives of the Big Sandy Community and Technical College.
Ability to perform assigned duties in a manner consistent with applicable laws, regulations and goals of the institution and the community/technical college system.
A demonstrated understanding of and value for the contributions that a diverse workforce can make to the success of both the organization and the students we serve.
Minimum Salary: $36,340 Annually
Applicants must complete the online application, submit a letter of interest, current resume. Contact information for three professional references is required. References should have current knowledge of candidate's professional work. Official college transcripts are required before hiring, however, copies are acceptable for initial review.
This position has an anticipated start date of August 1, 2021.
KY law requires state and national pre-employment background checks as a condition of employment.
Initial review of applicants will begin on May 17, 2021.
Position is open until filled.
Applicants will be notified if selected for an interview.
Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) is committed to quality educational opportunities for student success, promotes economic growth and enhances the quality of life of its constituents. With campuses in Prestonsburg, Pikeville, Paintsville and Hager Hill, BSCTC offers 30 academic and technical programs and more than 200 credentials with an emphasis on innovation in learning and student access, transfer and success.Celebrating more than 75 years of educational excellence, BSCTC features multiple career pathways for students. Our Go2Work program allows for accelerated training that leads to rewarding, high-demand and high-wage careers in two years or less. For those seeking to continue their education at a four-year school, our Go2Transfer program allows you to get your basics close to home and transfer with ease for a fraction of the cost of other colleges. Choose the academic program that best fits your needs.