Coordinator/Instructor, Mechanical Engineering Technology

Coordinator/Instructor, Mechanical Engineering Technology


Western Piedmont Community College
1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655
Phone: 828-438-6000

Job Location

Main Campus


Minimum to Midpoint ($4,716 – 5,684/monthly) 9-month contract



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, April 29, 2024
Closes: Friday, May 31, 2024

Target Start Date

Monday, August 12, 2024

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Dean of Applied Technologies

Employment Type

Full-Time (9-Month Contract)

Minimum Qualifications

  1. A Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field (e.g., Mechanical Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology, Industrial Arts) or an Associate Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology or related field (e.g., Computer Integrated Machining Technology) along with verifiable work experience in the field.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Teaching experience preferred.

Position Description

Under the direction of the Dean and Department Head, the program coordinator’s primary purpose is the planning and operational aspects of the program and to insure the viability, currency and integrity of the curriculum. This position is a teaching role that will typically carry a full teaching load in addition to coordinator responsibilities.

Courses to instruct may include:

- AutoCAD                                 - Metrology

- Technical Drafting                 - Physical Metallurgy

- Blueprint Reading                 - Engineering Materials

- Design Processes                  - Industrial Safety

- Intro to Technology               - Statics/Strengths of Materials

- GD&T                                       - SOLIDWORKS (including 3D Printing)

- Mechanisms

For additional responsibilities, duties, and information please visit our website at

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online at

Job Post Contact

Anita Berry

Benefit/Recruitment Specialist

Western Piedmont Community College

(828) 448-3127


Western Piedmont Community College, an equal opportunity employer, values and encourages campus diversity in students, faculty, and staff.