Instructor (Electrical and PLC) VWA

Chattanooga State Community College   Chattanooga, TN   Full-time     Education
Posted on October 14, 2021
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Chattanooga State is an educationally purposeful community where faculty, staff, and students support and empower everyone in our community to learn without limits.

We value those who:
- cultivate an inclusive environment.
- care about the well-being of each other.
- instill trust through integrity and transparency.
- encourage fearless innovation and resilience.
- collaborate to build a better future.

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.

Preferred Qualifications:

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:  (Must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. est.)

Open Until Filled: Yes

Requisition Number: req3294