Diesel Technician/Associate Instructor (Diesel Program) / TCAT-Chattanooga

Chattanooga State Community College   Chattanooga, TN   Full-time     Education
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Posted on April 1, 2021
Diesel Technician/Associate Instructor (Diesel Program) / TCAT-Chattanooga 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 Diesel Technician/Associate Instructor (Diesel Program) / TCAT-Chattanooga at our Chattanooga State campus! The role will be responsible for the following: -Instruction: Facilitate the classroom instructional process; evaluate/monitor student progress; assign grades; provide academic assistance to students; maintain attendance and grade records; counsel/advise students on career goals; work to retain students; maintain required classroom and office hours. -Course/Curriculum Development: Select texts, equipment, supplies, and other learning resources; participate in the purchase of needed program supplies and equipment; develop instructional materials; create and revise courses and/or curricula as required; maintain updated course syllabi; develop and maintain a site on the College’s Learning Management System for all instructional materials and tests; organize and maintain a Program Advisory Board. -Professional Growth: Remain current within instructional field and technologies; acquire, maintain, and apply knowledge of current instructional methodologies and materials; attend scheduled college and division professional development and in-service activities; support related professional organizations; participate in the annual faculty evaluation process. -Service to Students: Comply with FERPA laws; participate in advising, recruitment, admissions, and orientation of potential students; assist students with job placement upon graduation; support student activities including SkillsUSA and NTHS. -Service to the College and Community: Assist in the recruitment and selection of college personnel as assigned; participate in accreditation, assessment, and performance funding processes; support and participate in the college’s decision-making processes; provide input and assistance with budgets; attend convocation/commencement exercises and participate in mandatory college programs; develop/maintain positive and cooperative relationships with colleagues; maintain an active program advisory committee; complete the annual Council on Occupational Education (COE) report for the program. -Perform other duties as assigned. Position Requirements: -Education: High School Diploma/GED, three years of full-time recent work experience in a related field. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and hand-held devices. Ability to obtain an ASE Master in Medium/Heavy Trucks within first year of employment. Preferred Qualifications: Associates degree, five years’ full-time work experience, ASE certifications. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of diesel medium/heavy trucks and the industry; highly effective communication and computer skills; willingness to work extra hours to support college and community events. Closing Date: (Must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. est.) Open Until Filled: Yes Requisition Number: req4760