Chair of Surgical Technology

Chair of Surgical Technology


Carteret Community College
3505 Arendell Street
Morehead City, NC 28557
Phone: 252-222-6000

Job Location

Morehead City, NC 


$54,420- $68,028



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, February 8, 2024
Closes: Thursday, March 14, 2024

Target Start Date

Monday, April 15, 2024

Expected Work Hours

Full time

Employment Type

Full-Time Position

Minimum Qualifications

  • A minimum of an associate degree in Surgical Technology from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Must have a minimum of five years of experience, either in the operating room scrub role or as an instructor in surgical technology, or a combination of both, within the past ten years.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstration of skills in the areas of communication, organization, and managing multiple priorities
  • Have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty, staff, community groups, and others
  • Demonstrate the ability to work within a collaborative team environment;
  • Display respect for social, cultural, spiritual, and intellectual diversity.

Position Description

  • Provide leadership, vision, planning, and supervision for the Surgical Technology program.
  • Ensure program alignment with National Center for Competency Testing critical job skills competencies.
  • Promote a safe environment conducive to learning and maintain high standards in all programs and courses, in accordance with academic policies and procedures.
  • Oversee and participate in recruitment, selective admissions, enrollment, advising, and retention development strategies, including program faculty participation in the MAPS Center.
  • Plan and deliver instruction according to the Faculty Workload Policy.
  • Provide leadership in course development, scheduling, and classroom management.
  • Assist faculty in establishing and executing student learning and program outcomes and assess related data for continuous improvement of student success.
  • Collaborate with secondary and university partners to facilitate student access, progression, and completion of surgical technician career pathways.
  • Collaborate with industry partners to ensure the program addresses service area needs, including current and future needs.
  • Direct the development and administration of the departmental budget.
  • Oversee the acquisition and maintenance of instructional supplies and equipment.
  • Manage the hiring, credentialing, orientation, and evaluation of full and part-time faculty.
  • Serve on College committees and task forces as assigned.
  • Attend required campus events including graduation, professional development, and employee meetings.
  • Provide program representation at Health Sciences Division meetings and related division activities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Interested applicants must complete our online application and attach a cover letter, a copy of your higher education transcript, and a copy of your current credentials. A resume would also be helpful.

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Job Post Contact

Human Resources Office

Carteret Community College

3505 Arendell Street

Morehead City, NC 28557

252-222-6275 office

252-222-6006 fax