Mechanical Engineering/Operations Management Instructor

Mechanical Engineering/Operations Management Instructor


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

3000 Wayne Memorial Dr.

Goldsboro, NC 27534


$56,604 - $70,752


State of NC

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, November 17, 2023
Closes: Sunday, December 31, 2023

Target Start Date

Wednesday, January 3, 2024

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Department Chair

Employment Type

Full-time, 12 months

Minimum Qualifications

An Associate's degree from a regionally accredited institution in Mechanical Engineering Technology or Operations Management Technology is required. The successful candidate will be asked to provide instruction in several of the following areas of study: Engineering Design, Technical Drafting, Basic and Advanced AutoCAD, 3D Parametric Solid Modeling, Hydraulics/Pneumatics, Project and Operations Management, Sustainability, Rapid Prototyping, Machining, Computer Aided Manufacturing, Tool Design, Quality Control, Industrial Safety, Lean Manufacturing, Team Building, Problem Solving, and Supply Chain Management and other related topics. Experience teaching via distance education is preferred. Applicants must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills and the use of technology. 

Preferred Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree and one to three years of relevant work experience are preferred. Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred.

Position Description

Instructional duties include teaching mechanical engineering and operations management classes, course planning, development, and evaluation. The instructor is responsible for creating and maintaining records regarding student evaluations, recruiting, and advising students. Participation in special events including meetings, orientation, graduation, recruiting activities, college planning processes, and adherence to achieving learning outcomes is required. The instructor must demonstrate a commitment to creating a culture that encourages excellence and professional development in students and employees. Teaching assignments may include on-campus and off-campus classes during the day, evening, weekend, and online. Additional duties include recruiting, advising students, job placement, participation in college/departmental meetings and committees, representation in the local manufacturing communities, and other duties as assigned.

If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.
INSTITUTION:  Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community Colleges System. Located in Goldsboro, NC, the College serves Wayne and adjoining counties. Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. A Tobacco-Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

APPLICATIONS: Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications, post-secondary transcripts, resume, and cover letter via ApplicantOne at No paper applications will be accepted. Applications will be screened, and the most qualified applicants interviewed. All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.

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