Instructor-Welding Technology (9-Month) - Search Re-Opened

Instructor-Welding Technology (9-Month) - Search Re-Opened


Gaston College
201 Highway U.S. 321
Dallas, NC 28034
Phone: 704-922-6200

Job Location

Dallas, NC


$43,058 to $51,849 Depending Upon Degree



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, June 20, 2019
Closes: Thursday, August 1, 2019

Target Start Date

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Program Coordinator-Welding Technology

Employment Type

Full-Time Instructor, 9-Month

Minimum Qualifications

  • Diploma in Welding Technology or closely related technical degree from an accredited institution required.
  • Must meet minimum SACS criteria and the minimum criteria of other pertinent accrediting, licensing, and credentialing agencies in the area of teaching assignment.
  • At least three years’ experience in the welding field required.
  • Prior college teaching experience required.
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, and/or pull up to 50 pounds.
  • Frequent standing, walking, stooping, and bending required.
  • Exposure to typical elements associated with a welding classroom and lab environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate degree in Welding Technology from a regionally accredited institution preferred.
  • Community college teaching experience preferred.
  • Online teaching experience using alternate learning management systems preferred.

Position Description

Open until filled - applications will be reviewed upon receipt


Responsible for the preparation, delivery, and evaluation of courses including preparing lectures and teaching students in classroom and lab environments, evaluating and grading student tests and assignments, fostering student success and completion, making recommendations for updating course design and/or syllabi as needed, and following established instructional procedures and protocols. Position requires the teaching of both day and evening classes at multiple instruction sites and through multiple modes, including CCP/CTE Pathway, as required. 


  1. Teach assigned classes using a variety of instructional methods to achieve student learning according to expected outcomes.Appropriately teach or present information, ideas, and skills in ways that accommodate different learning styles of a diverse student population.
  2. Provide students with the approved course syllabus and relate instruction and evaluation to that syllabus.
  3. Maintain a collegial classroom and learning environment that fosters respect and collaborative teamwork.
  4. Evaluate achievement with timely interim and final student performance evaluations and assign grades that reflect College policy and the achievement of course objectives as stated in the syllabus.
  5. Maintain a high-degree of flexibility to be accessible and accommodate student needs, which may require meetings outside of scheduled classroom or office time.
  6. Maintain instructional quality and effectiveness through ongoing evaluation of the course and the course’s syllabi and making recommendations revisions as needed.
  7. Maintain class records and submit required reports in a timely manner.
  8. Due to the ongoing evolution of welding technology, this position requires the regular updating of technical and instructional knowledge, skills, and abilities through professional development or coursework.
  9. Attend and otherwise participate in scheduled Department, Division, and College meetings and participate in graduation.
  10. Participate in activities that enhance the College’s service to students and to the community.

How to Apply

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Job Post Contact

June Stromberg