Automotive Instructor (Curriculum)

Automotive Instructor (Curriculum)


Alamance Community College
1247 Jimmie Kerr Road
Graham, NC 27253
Phone: 336-506-4222

Job Location

Main Campus, Graham, NC


Depends on Qualifications


Full Time Benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, October 21, 2021
Closes: Thursday, June 30, 2022

Target Start Date

Monday, August 15, 2022

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Department Head

Employment Type

Full-Time Non Exempt

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associates Degree (or higher) from a regionally accredited institution along with a Master ASE certification 
  • Minimum of 5 years work experience in Automotive related job such as:
    • Dealership Technician
    • Community College instructor
    • North Carolina Safety and OBD inspection Instructor Certification
  • Applicants are expected to demonstrate skills needed to communicate Automotive repair and diagnosis knowledge. 
  • Current North Carolina driver’s license
  • Ability to work well independently as well as collaboratively in educational/training environments
  • Computer literate

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 years of community college teaching experience
  • Industry Recognized Credentials (ex. ASE Master Certification with “L1”(Advanced Electrical) Certification, TIA - Tire Industry Association,  Certification , MLR -Maintenance Light Repair Certification,  etc.

Position Description



Provide effective instruction to students in the classroom by preparing for each learning experience, providing supplemental materials to enhance lessons, and using effective evaluation methods to evaluate student performance in curriculum and continuing education courses.


Support student learning outside of the classroom by holding regular office hours, providing information about additional resources outside of class, and responding to emails and phone calls in a timely manner so as to promote student success.


Support curriculum development by participating in the creation and evaluation of courses, curriculum, and programs, participating in program advisory committees, attending departmental meetings, and serving as backup for other faculty members.


Promote the success of the college by participating in standing committees and following college professional and ethical guidelines.


Maintain teaching and work environment by maintaining equipment and supplies, ensuring overall cleanliness, functionality, and conformance to OSHA standards to provide a safe work environment.


Stay current in chosen field and teaching methodology by meeting or exceeding all institutional professional development guidelines, participating in professional development workshops and seminars, and participating in professional organizations and reading journals in the teaching and field of Automotive diagnosis and repair.


Maintain accurate records such as attendance, grades, information for accreditation, and other important data and submit reports according to college policies.


 Example of Duties:

  • Create and carry out lesson plans to ensure industry relevant content in courses. 
  • Assess student learning outcomes
  • Assist the Department head in maintaining an accurate inventory of program supplies.
  • Teach according to department lesson plans and maintain proper record keeping.
    • Classes may include:  Engine repair, Manual and Automatic Transmission repair, Drivability diagnosis and repair, Basic and advanced Electrical diagnosis, and repair, Steering and alignment repair and service among others.
  • Recruitment and advising of students
  • Assisting in student club activities
  • Successful candidate must have the ability to operate diagnostic scanners and metering equipment associated with the automotive department
  • Maintenance of classroom and laboratory equipment and training areas 
  • Carry out other duties as assigned  

How to Apply

An ACC on-line application MUST be fully completed for consideration, which includes a required letter of interest, transcript attachment. Resume attachments are welcome but will not be accepted in lieu of complete application
Work Schedule:
Monday - Friday: from 8 am to 10:40 pm in (2 or 4 Hour lab Blocks, either morning , afternoon, or nights)

Some weekends or Saturdays may be required.

Job Post Contact

Nicole Rone

HR Specialist

Alamance Community College