Mechatronics Instructor/Program Coordinator

Mechatronics Instructor/Program Coordinator


Catawba Valley Community College
2550 Highway 70 SE
Hickory, NC 28602
Phone: 828-327-7000

Job Location

Hickory, NC


Depends on qualifications


Full benefits, including medical, supplemental insurance, and vacation

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Saturday, February 1, 2020
Closes: Saturday, August 1, 2020

Target Start Date

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Expected Work Hours

Hours vary; typically M-F

Employment Type

Full-time, 12-month

Minimum Qualifications

Associate's degree in electronics or automation engineering (or related field) required.

Minimum of three years current experience in an automation related field. 

Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills preferred. Ability to utilize different instructional techniques for classroom and hands-on laboratory training.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's in engineering or related field preferred.

Experience and/or training in PLCs and robotics strongly preferred. Experience in training adults preferred.

Position Description

Responsible for training adults in automation and general manufacturing principles. This includes helping trainees to be successful in mastering program content. This position is responsible for maintaining thorough and up-to-date knowledge in these content areas, as well as interfacing with business and industry to ensure training is applicable to local industry needs. Responsibilities include assisting with course development.

How to Apply

Please visit the job posting to apply. 

Job Post Contact

Roger Irvin
Human Resources Director
Catawba Valley Community College
2550 Highway 70 SE
Hickory, NC 28602-8302
Phone:  (828) 327-7000 Ext. 4277
Fax:  (828) 624-5246