Instructor (Electrical and PLC) VWA Chattanooga State is an educationally purposeful community where faculty, staff, and students share academic goals and strive for high standards that lead to the attainment of degrees and certificates, meaningful careers, and a committed citizenry of lifelong learners.
We value those who: · consistently act in the best interest of students and the College (who have their priorities right);
· get things accomplished (who execute);
· are transparent (who are direct, truthful, and non-manipulative);
· are positive in outlook (who see the glass as half-full); and
· build constructive workplace relationships (who are team players).
We have an opening for Instructor (Electrical and PLC) VWA at our Chattanooga State campus!
The role will be responsible for the following:
Course and lab instruction in the area of Circuits, Electrical Maintenance, Motor Controls, Siemens PLCs, PLC networking, and systems integration of Industry 4.0 at the Volkswagen Academy.
Course and curriculum development, evaluation of students, maintenance of attendance and grade records, and maintenance of 5S practices in all work, instructional and lab areas.
Independent learning skills are necessary.
Other duties may consist Position Requirements:
Associates Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, Industrial Systems, Mechatronics, or a closely related discipline, or industry-recognized certification (Siemens, Fanuc, etc.)
with at least 2 years work experience in advanced manufacturing, programmable logic controllers, systems integration, networking, industrial robotics, or electromechanical systems.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology, or a closely related discipline with at least 5 years of experience in the above-mentioned areas.
Teaching Experience is a plus. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge: Advanced knowledge in engineering, engineering technology, manufacturing and other academic areas included within this department; general knowledge of other academic areas included within the division; knowledge and experience in leadership, supervision, and management principles and procedures.
Skills: Skills in oral and written communication including public speaking; interpersonal skills consistent with establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with a wide variety of individuals; and well-developed skills in Microsoft Word, Power Point, and Excel.
Abilities: Ability to organize and prioritize work demands; to work effectively when under tight time deadlines; to thrive and manage others in a dynamic environment; and to maintain confidentiality.
Special requirements and conditions. A flexible schedule and some travel required; must have a valid vehicle operator’s license.
Closing Date: 11/1/2019 (Must be submitted by 5:00 p.m.
est.) Open Until Filled: No
Requisition Number: req3294
About this company
If you would enjoy a challenging job, friendly and helpful colleagues and an outstanding work environment, Chattanooga State Community College is a dynamic and vibrant place to work. As part of one of the nation’s largest systems of public higher education (Tennessee Board of Regents), we're glad you're considering a career with the ChattState.
The value of employment at Chattanooga State goes far beyond salary. As a potential employee, you will enjoy a full range of benefits, services and programs. Total compensation includes annual salary, a generous annual and sick leave program, 13 paid holidays, health and life insurance, retirement, 401(k) and more. Please review Chattanooga State's benefit options.
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (37406)