PT Auto Safety & OBD Emissions Instructor

PT Auto Safety & OBD Emissions Instructor

Employer

Cape Fear Community College
411 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone: 910-362-7000

Job Location

Wilmington, NC

Salary/Grade

$28 to $32 per hour

Benefits

None

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, June 2, 2022
Closes: Friday, September 30, 2022

Target Start Date

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Expected Work Hours

PT

Employment Type

PT

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education/Training:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Completed and certified in instructor training for car inspection
  • Certified in Auto Safety and OBD

Minimum Experience:

  • Must have five years’ experience as an auto mechanic 

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Education/Training, Experience, Skills:

  • Prior teaching experience is preferred

Position Description

DEFINITION:

Auto Safety and emission inspection prepares auto technicians and service personnel as inspectors for motor vehicles made prior to 1996.  Instruction covers regulations and test inspection procedures. Instructor must insure that students can inspect a vehicle properly and successfully pass qualification exams for certification at a licensed inspection station. Prepare auto techs and service personnel as on-board diagnostics emission inspectors.  Instruct students in regulations and test inspection procedures for OBD emission inspections.  Prepare students to sit for the state certification exam. Provide classroom instruction to college students through lecture, demonstration, online and laboratory exercises, handouts, and responding to questions and testing.

 

SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED:

  • Receives supervision from the Associate VP of Continuing Education 
  • Exercises no supervision.

 

Duties & Responsibilities (Essential Functions)

 

ESSENTIAL AND OTHER IMPORTANT FUNCTION STATEMENTS

Essential and other important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

 

  • Provide classroom and online laboratory instruction to students
  • Prepare lesson plans and schedule classroom activities; develop and prepare supplement materials to enhance textbook lessons
  • Develop and prepare tests to evaluate student performance; grade record individual scores
  • Provide classroom demonstrations on various equipment and machinery; develop laboratory assignments to provide hands on experience as appropriate
  • Maintain accurate records of student attendance and performance
  • Oversee the implementation of policies and procedures related to required teaching area and in accordance with CFCC policies and guidelines

Other Important Functions:

  • Assess the relevancy and impact of various lessons; revise/improves lessons format to meet current trends and needs of the profession
  • Oversee and participate in field studies and assignments; travel with students to provide assistance and instruction as appropriate
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as required

 

Qualifications

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge of:

  • Classroom and laboratory instructional techniques and procedures.
  • Principles and procedures of academic and instructional techniques and procedures.
  • Current trends, research and development in the area of assignment.
  • Principles and techniques involved in test development and administration.

 

Ability To:

  • Interpret and apply College goals, objectives, policies, procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Establish and maintain cooperative-working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
  • Maintain effective audio-visual discrimination and perception needed for:
    • Making observations
    • Reading and writing
    • Communicating with others
    • Operating assigned equipment
    • Handling varied tasks simultaneously
  • Maintain physical condition appropriate to the performance of assigned duties and responsibilities, which may include the following:
    • Standing or sitting for extended periods of time
    • Operating assigned equipment
    • Handling varied tasks simultaneously 
  • Maintain mental capacity, which allow the capability of:
    • Making sound decisions
    • Responding to questions
    • Demonstrating intellectual capabilities

 

EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING GUIDELINES--Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.  A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

 

Minimum Education/Training:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Completed and certified in instructor training for car inspection
  • Certified in Auto Safety and OBD

Minimum Experience:

  • Must have five years’ experience as an auto mechanic 

Preferred Education/Training, Experience, Skills:

  • Prior teaching experience is preferred

 

Supplemental Information

 

Special Instructions to Applicants:

  • Position is located at the Downtown Wilmington Campus. Instruction is face-to-face only.
  • This position REQUIRES UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS AND/OR TRAINING CERTIFICATIONS be submitted in addition to the application. Please have these documents ready to upload when applying.
  • Candidates are required to submit OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS for all degrees obtained prior to their first day of work or hire date. If the highest level of education is a High School diploma or equivalent, proof of completion is required.
  • Candidates who have obtained their education outside of the US and its territories must have their academic degree(s) validated, at their own expense, by an outside credential evaluation service as equivalent to the Baccalaureate or Master's degree conferred by a regionally accredited college or university in the United States.  

How to Apply

Apply online at CFCC Careers Page

Job Post Contact

Anne W. Smith
Director of Human Resources
Cape Fear Community College
411 N. Front Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
http://cfcc.edu/hr
Phone: 910-362-7028 
Email: asmith@cfcc.edu