Commercial Driving (CDL) Instructor/Program Coordinator

Commercial Driving (CDL) Instructor/Program Coordinator


Richmond Community College
1042 West Hamlet Avenue
Hamlet, NC 28345
Phone: 910-410-1700

Job Location

Scotland County Campus


Depends on Qualifications


Full Benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, February 5, 2024
Closes: Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Target Start Date

Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Expected Work Hours

Varies according to class schedule.

Reports to

Dean of Engineering and Trades

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma required. A current “Class A” CDL is required. A minimum of five years driving experience in the Commercial Trucking Industry is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior CDL instructor experience preferred.

Position Description

General Description: The Commercial Truck-Driver License (CDL) Training Program Coordinator, under the authority of the Dean of Engineering and Trades, is responsible for developing, implementing, instructing, coordinating, and evaluating the college’s CDL Training program that will result in students achieving licensure success. We expect all employees to find ways to remove barriers to student success and provide all students a pathway to achievable dreams. Our employees are charged to recognize the challenges we face and to respond to them with empathy, understanding, and a willingness to help.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Position:
1. Responsible for program safety, program development, improvement, evaluation and recruitment.
2. Teach using a variety of instructional techniques to assist students in developing needed skills.
3. Develop recruiting activities. Cultivate and maintain relationships with appropriate local trucking industry representatives, industry partners and employers in service area to ensure program success. Maintain relationships with the NC Dept. of Motor Vehicles.
4. Satisfy all Federal and ELDT regulations and requirements for the program.
5. Research, recommend, and implement programs of study for transportation. Select textbooks, instructional materials, equipment and supplies. Maintain inventory and submit requisitions for the ordering of supplies. Assess equipment suitability as well as ongoing repair and replacement needs.
6. Maintain complete, accurate, and accessible files and records, daily attendance, and other paperwork and reports as requested for audit purposes in a timely manner.
7. Supervise the other CDL Instructors.
8. Attend state and regional training for implementation at local level.
9. Maintains updated syllabi and other course documents that reflect expected student learning outcomes.
10. Maintain regular, appropriate, professional communication with students.
11. Ensure maintenance and safe operation of all equipment and areas.
12. Accept other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Application Process: To apply for a vacant position, complete the Richmond Community College application and submit it with photocopies or unofficial copies of your College transcripts. For positions where a high school diploma or equivalent is the highest required degree, then proof of high school/equivalency is required. Application and review process can be found on the RichmondCC website. No action will be taken on submission of a resume or letter of interest only. Incomplete files will not be considered. Successful applicant must pass a complete background check.

Job Post Contact

Human Resources Director

Richmond Community College

P O Box 1189

Hamlet NC 28379

P (910) 410-1804

F (910) 582-7028