Skilled Trades Adjunct Instructor - Plumbing

Skilled Trades Adjunct Instructor - Plumbing


South Piedmont Community College
680 US 74
Polkton, NC 28135
Phone: 704-272-5300

Job Location

Union and Anson County 


Part-Time Adjunct Rate



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, July 25, 2022
Closes: Saturday, December 31, 2022

Target Start Date

Sunday, January 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Dean, School of Applied Science and Technology

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

· A minimum of:

o An earned High School Diploma and

o Currently valid plumbing certification from the NC State Board of Examiners of Plumbing, Heating and Fire Sprinkler Contractors, or

o Currently valid NCCER certification in plumbing, or

o Three or more years of direct work experience in the plumbing trade

· Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

· Working knowledge/utilization of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software applications

Preferred Qualifications

· Five or more years of direct work experience in the plumbing trade

· Minimum of the equivalent of one academic year of full-time teaching experience at the community college level

· Familiarity with a course management such as Canvas

· Knowledge and/or experience with learning outcomes assessment

· Demonstrated innovation within the field of education and/or technology

· Evidence of effective problem-solving, critical thinking, and decision-making skills

· Evidence of a career that includes a strong work ethic with a proven track record of project completion, multi-tasking, and the ability to handle high-pressure environments

· Evidence of a willingness to accept responsibility for professional and personal growth

Position Description

Job Description

The Skilled Trades Adjunct Instructor – Plumbing provides quality learning opportunities that assist students in meeting their educational goals and career aspirations in the skilled trades programs offered within the School of Applied Science and Technology.

Essential Duties Summary

· Create classroom activities and learning environments that meet the needs of all learners, including high school students, adult learners, and senior populations.

· Exhibit an uncompromising commitment to SPCC as a learning-centered college through the College’s mission, vision, values, core skills and learning outcomes, and delivery of instruction and services

· Develop learning strategies and curriculum that will promote successful teaching and learning in a learning-centered environment

· Maintain current licensure, certification, or other professional credentials required for the position

· Facilitate learning through classroom activities, distance learning experiences, workforce development, and out-of-classroom activities

· Stay current with developments in the field of technology and learning theory

· Accept teaching assignments, based on the needs of the college, at one or more of the following: L.L. Polk campus (Polkton), Old Charlotte Highway campus (Monroe), in high school and community locations (Anson and/or Union counties), or in a corrections setting (Anson county)

· Accept teaching assignments scheduled during the day, evening, weekends, or online

· Perform other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor, the dean, or the Vice President of Academic Affairs

How to Apply

Apply online at There is an immediate and ongoing need to fill this role. 

Job Post Contact

South Piedmont Community College

Human Resources

PO Box 126

Polkton, NC 28135