Automotive Instructor

Automotive Instructor


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

Job Location

Hickory, NC


See job description.


Full benefits, see CVCC job posting for specifics.

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, May 26, 2022
Closes: Saturday, December 31, 2022

Target Start Date

Saturday, October 1, 2022

Expected Work Hours

Typically M-Th, 8am-5pm; hours may vary.

Employment Type

Full-time, 9-month

Minimum Qualifications

Education requirements:
Master ASE certification, including G.1 and L.1 required. AAS Degree or higher required, AAS in Automotive preferred
5 years’ experience as an automotive technician minimum
Automotive industry training, preferred
 Knowledge of:

  • Principles and procedures of academic and institutional program development in automotive technologies field
  • Current trends, research, developments, and resources in automotive technologies field
  • Federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations as they relate to students and teaching

Ability to:

  • Create effective instruction for delivery both online and in the classroom while maintaining compliance with ADA standards.
  • Communicate effectively and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Work effectively in diverse teams, both within assigned department and cross-functionally across the college
  • Interpret and apply college goals, policies, and procedures
  • Maintain any relevant equipment and supplies related to instruction
  • Multitask and create/maintain a learning environment

Preferred Qualifications

See minimum qualifications.

Position Description

Faculty member to provide instruction in assigned courses. Courses may be seated, synchronous, asynchronous, or hybrid. Maintain accurate records (such as attendance, grades, documentation for accreditation, etc.) and submit any corresponding reports according to departmental or college guidelines. Must be willing to travel to high school locations and work with high school students. Serve on various campus committees and/or as an advisor for student organizations. Teaching schedules may include day, evening or weekend depending on the applicant’s availability and course offerings.  

This is a full time, 9 month position.
Minimum base salary: $4,340 per month, $39,060 annually

This position is open until filled. 

How to Apply

Please visit the CVCC Jobs page 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