Mechatronics Instructor/Program Coordinator

Mechatronics Instructor/Program Coordinator


Catawba Valley Community College
2550 Highway 70 SE
Hickory, NC 28602
Phone: 828-327-7000

Job Location

Hickory, North Carolina


Minimum base salary: $4,343/month


Full-time benefits; see job posting for details.

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, February 27, 2017
Closes: Saturday, March 31, 2018

Target Start Date

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Expected Work Hours

M-F; hours vary

Employment Type

Full-time, 12-month

Minimum Qualifications

Associate's degree in electronics or automation engineering (or related field) required.

Minimum of five years current experience in an automation related field, including PLCs and robotics.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's preferred.

Experience in training adults preferred.

Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills preferred. Ability to utilize different instructional techniques for classroom and hands-on laboratory training.

Position Description

Responsible for training adults in automation and general manufacturing principles with and emphasis on PLCs and robotics. This includes helping trainees to be successful in mastering program content. This position is responsible for maintaining thorough and up-to-date knowledge in these content areas, as well as interfacing with business and industry to ensure training is applicable to local industry needs. Responsibilities include assisting with course development.

How to Apply

Job Post Contact

Roger Irvin
Human Resources Director
Catawba Valley Community College
2550 Highway 70 SE
Hickory, NC 28602-8302
Phone:  (828) 327-7000 Ext. 4277
Fax:  (828) 624-5246