Gunsmithing Instructor

Gunsmithing Instructor


Coastal Carolina Community College
444 Western Boulevard
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Phone: 910-455-1221


Based on education and experience.



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, January 31, 2020
Closes: Friday, April 3, 2020

Target Start Date

Monday, April 6, 2020

Expected Work Hours

Evening and possibly weekend hours.

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

See job description.

Preferred Qualifications

See job description.

Position Description

Provide classroom and lab instruction for various subjects related to Gunsmithing.  Course content will introduce the basic skills needed to refurbish metal, wood, composites, and laminates as applicable to firearms, to diagnose malfunctions for repair, and to accomplish more complex custom gunsmithing tasks such as restoration of firearms, stock making, barrel work, and repair and custom work.  In conjunction with the direct supervisor, evaluate and improve program quality; stay abreast of applicable regulations applied to the industry; and complete all required paperwork accurately and in a timely manner.  Associate degree in Gunsmithing or related field, or a minimum of five (5) years gunsmithing experience, required.  Must demonstrate proficiency in machine tool technology, mills, and lathes; bluing, Parkerizing, and painting; and ATF/FFL rules and regulations.   Must be able to pass background checks demonstrating legal authorization to possess a firearm.  Teaching experience, preferred.  Evening and possibly weekend hours.

Salary:  Based on education and experience.

Start Date:  April 6, 2020.

Closing Date:  Open until filled.

Job Post Contact

Cindy Burkhart