Instructor- Mechanical Engineering Technology 9Mo

Instructor- Mechanical Engineering Technology 9Mo


Blue Ridge Community College
180 West Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Phone: 828-694-1700

Job Location

Flat Rock, NC: Henderson County


Salary per month commensurate to experience


Standard Benefits Package

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, January 6, 2020
Closes: Friday, February 28, 2020

Target Start Date

Monday, August 10, 2020

Expected Work Hours

Faculty Schedule

Reports to

Chair of Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing

Employment Type

Full-Time Position, 9 month

Minimum Qualifications

Come Join Our TEAM!

Blue Ridge Community College is located in Flat Rock, North Carolina; Henderson County. Presently we have an opening for a full-time Instructor- Mechanical Engineering. The purpose is providing quality instruction for all students enrolled in their assigned classes in compliance with Blue Ridge Community College's "Open Door" policy. The ultimate goal is meeting the occupational and general educational needs of the students. Classes may include curriculum, continuing education, workforce training, or other courses, and may be scheduled during day, evening, or weekend.

Education: Required:

Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, or a closely engineering related field. Master’s degree must show 18 graduate semester hours in mechanical related instruction.


Industry experience in Mechanical Engineering, electronics/process control, automation, materials, design, hydraulics and pneumatics, drawing software such as AutoCAD and/or Solidworks, or closely related engineering areas. Previous college teaching experience would be very helpful. The ability to use Automation Studio and Learning Management Software (LMS) would be beneficial.

Knowledge and Skills:

The faculty member will possess strong personal and professional integrity, good verbal and written communication skills, and a commitment to safety. Demonstrated proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite or similar products, database systems, Learning Management Systems (LMS), College email, Google calendar, Google drive and documents, College website, and other computer applications associated with the position.

The faculty member must be able to effectively and successfully communicate their “industry perspective” of robotics, controls, systems development and how it integrates with machinery and mechanics.

Physical Demands:

The ability to perform all duties associated with the position including, but not limited to lifting, prolonged standing, sitting, bending, stooping, and operating or performing work with associated tools and machines.

Blue Ridge Community College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Institution.

Job Post Contact

Teisha Baynard