Faculty - Construction Trades (Carpentry)

Faculty - Construction Trades (Carpentry)


Rockingham Community College
215 Wrenn Memorial Road
Wentworth, NC 27375
Phone: 336-342-4261


Commensurate with education and experience



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, May 24, 2021
Closes: Friday, July 2, 2021

Target Start Date

Monday, July 5, 2021

Expected Work Hours

M-Th 8 am - 4 pm, F 8 am - noon; may vary to meet the needs of the program

Reports to

Department Chair, Applied and Industrial Technologies

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Diploma in construction, carpentry, or closely related field from a college accredited by a United States Department of Education accepted accrediting agency; supplemented by minimum three (3) to five (5) years previous experience and/or training in carpentry/construction; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience; National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Instruction Certification in carpentry or ability to become NCCER certified in several construction trades.

Excellent reference (s) and job description (s) from previous employers.

•Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating procedures, schematics, and blueprints

•Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills required and ability to collaboratively work as a team member.

•Ability to engage with business and industry partners to develop work-based learning experiences and apprenticeships.

•Ability to provide instruction during the day, evening, and weekends.

•Ability to integrate and maintain content in a learning management system.

•Ability to use technology to deliver instruction

Ability to lift and carry up to 75 lbs.

Appropriate licenses and/or certifications required for assigned courses.

Preferred Qualifications

see Minimum Qualifications

Position Description

Full-time faculty are professional, credentialed educators with the primary responsibility of providing quality learning experiences in credit or non-credit courses in their area of expertise for all Rockingham Community College (RCC) students. Faculty are responsible for providing learning experiences on the main campus and off-site. Faculty are responsible for but are not limited to planning, organizing, promoting, and teaching appropriate courses, to include online and hybrid. Faculty are expected to perform all instruction-related duties in a timely manner and in accordance with the mission, policies, and procedures of the College, the North Carolina Community College System, and with appropriate accrediting entities where applicable. Faculty are also responsible for academic advising, follow-up support services, recruitment, and performing other duties as assigned.

Under the supervision of the Department Chair, Applied and Industrial Technologies, provide implementation and delivery of multiple courses and programs in carpentry and coordinate other construction trades. This faculty position will serve as the Construction Trade Program Faculty responsible for providing instruction in construction methods associated with the building industry, including framing, materials, tools, and equipment. Topics include safety, hand/power tool use, site preparation, measurement and layout, footings and foundations, construction framing, and other related topics.

This faculty position will support Career and College Promise career and technical education pathways and pre-apprentice and apprentice programs.

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, please complete an online application at https://employment.rockinghamcc.edu/postings/665.

Job Post Contact

Joy Chappell
Director of Human Resources
(336) 342-4261, ext. 2265