Instructor/Program Director, Electrical Systems Technology

Instructor/Program Director, Electrical Systems Technology


Wake Technical Community College
9101 Fayetteville Road
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone: 919-866-5000

Job Location

Southern Wake Campus

9101 Fayetteville Road

Raleigh, NC 27603 


$50,808.00 - $59,220.00 Annually


State of NC Benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Closes: Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Target Start Date

Monday, January 4, 2021

Expected Work Hours

Hours may vary

Reports to

Department Head, Skilled Trades and Construction Technology

Employment Type

Full-Time Annual

Minimum Qualifications


Associate's degree in a related field with an unlimited Electrical contracting license and two years teaching experience


Associate's degree in a related field with a limited Electrical contracting license and three years in residential or commercial electrical experience and two years supervisory experience and two years teaching experience

Unofficial transcripts must be uploaded with your application or submitted to Human Resources prior to consideration for interview.


Preferred Qualifications


Bachelor's of Science in Electrical or Computer Technical related degree

Five years of residential or commercial electrical experience

Three years supervisory experience

Three years teaching experience 

Teaching or tutoring experience in the Electrical Systems discipline at the community college level with knowledge of Blackboard learning management system is also preferred

Position Description

Job Summary 

Responsible for providing effective instruction for the curriculum and assisting the division Dean and Administrative Department Head as the first-line manager of personnel, supplies, equipment, and facilities of department.

Responsibilities and Duties (*Essential Functions)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described.

* Instructs and guides the class in an efficient and effective manner

* Maintains accurate records of student work and attendance

* Prepares thoroughly for each instructional hour

* Maintains a safe and orderly learning environment

* Grades and returns student work in a timely manner

* Counsels students regarding their grades and progress in the course

* Review faculty and adjunct applications and make recommendations

* Lead and mentor instructors and adjuncts

* Make budget recommendations

* Plan and conduct monthly program meetings as needed

Grades and returns student work in a timely manner

Constructs classroom materials that support the goals of the course

Designs curriculum and a schedule of instruction

Maintains regular office hours

Stays abreast of most current teaching methods and technology in the classroom

Uses assessment techniques to improve learning and teaching

Serves on college or department committees as needed

Attends professional development opportunities when possible

Assists with establishing goals and objectives for the course, selecting text and constructing a syllabus

Maintains communication with instructors from other divisions in order to keep courses up-to-date and appropriate

Participate in graduation exercises

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Able to use a wide variety of teaching methods to promote learning

Be innovative, creative, motivated

Ability to exhibit good interpersonal skills and work well with others

Able to maintain records accurately and be able to meet deadlines consistently

Good organizational skills

Knowledge of and facility with technology and software including, computers, and web-based resources such as BlackBoard.

Able to perform normal duties with minimal supervision

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Must have excellent problem-solving skills and be able to troubleshoot difficult projects

Must have strong leadership skills

Must demonstrate good judgment and decision making skills

Demonstrates resourcefulness, initiative, enthusiasm, and a sincere interest in helping students reach their maximum potential

How to Apply

Interested candidates must apply online through the following link: Instructor/Program Director, Electrical Systems Technology. 

Job Post Contact

Human Resources