Instructor, Diesel/Heavy Equipment Technology, Time-Limited ($8,000 Hiring Bonus)

Instructor, Diesel/Heavy Equipment Technology, Time-Limited ($8,000 Hiring Bonus)


Guilford Technical Community College
601 East Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282
Phone: 336-334-4822

Job Location

Jamestown, NC


Commensurate with experience



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, October 31, 2022
Closes: Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Target Start Date

Monday, October 31, 2022

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type

Full-time, Time-Limited

Minimum Qualifications

Education Required:

  • Associate’s degree in an Automotive/Diesel Heavy Equipment field from a regionally accredited college/university.
  • Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification as a Master Technician (Medium/Heavy Duty Truck [T2-T8]).

Experience Required:

  • Three years recent, relevant experience in a Diesel Heavy Equipment repair facility
  • Teaching and/or industry training experience in diesel/heavy equipment topics in any of the following formats: teaching courses, training sessions, conducting professional development workshops, and/or other continuing education seminars

Preferred Qualifications

Education Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college/university.

Experience Preferred:

  • More than three years recent, relevant experience in a Diesel Heavy Equipment repair facility
  • Post-secondary teaching experience in Heavy Equipment and Transport Technology
  • Experience with assessment of student learning outcomes
  • Experience with distance learning and/or alternate instructional delivery systems

Position Description

Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC) is currently the fourth largest of NC. Community College System’s 58 institutions. On our six campuses and through our online offerings, we annually serve approximately 27,500 students, 60% of whom are students of color. We strive to offer programs that provide equitable educational outcomes for all students representing all backgrounds, including, but not limited to, ability, age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status. At GTCC, we are committed to cultivating a workplace culture of inclusion that welcomes, develops, supports, and empowers employees. We are looking for an exceptional leader, who shares our institutional mission, vision, and values, to join the team as our new Instructor, Diesel/Heavy Equipment Technology.

Teaching faculty at Guilford Technical Community College are responsible for supporting student success by creating an optimum learning environment, responding to student needs, managing effective instructional activities, developing curriculum courses, modeling employability skills, demonstrating professionalism, developing cooperative work relationships with other faculty and staff, supporting college administrative requirements, and maintaining competency in their instructional field. He/she will be responsible for quality instruction and for effective participation and interest in the total affairs of the college.

Under general supervision, this individual will develop, prepare and teach courses within the department. Faculty will also be responsible for advising and recruiting students and collaborating with business and industry partners to provide necessary training and education. The faculty member must be able to demonstrate correct operation and supervise operation, in all or most of the following areas listed: pneumatics, hydraulic and electric power tools; engine diagnostics, repair and operation; heavy equipment repair & operation on all vehicular systems. Individual must understand and work within NATEF standards.

This is a grant funded time-limited position through June 30, 2023.

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