Professor of Computer Technology

Florence, Arizona
Mar 30, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Location:  Arizona State Prison – Florence Complex         

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Will teach courses in CompTI A+ to prepare students for the National A+ certification exam to include essential knowledge for installing, configuring, upgrading, and repairing operating system software, application software, and programs. Class responsibilities include but are not limited to: curriculum development, attendance, student projects, monitoring student progress, and other specific duties pertaining to the specific Arizona Department of Corrections unit that will be assigned.  Instructor will be teaching a class of 20 to 25 inmate/students at the Arizona Department of Corrections, Florence Complex. This position serves as the full-time faculty for this IT prison program.  In addition, this position will require the full-time faculty to obtain knowledge and application level competency in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Auto CAD as part of continued professional development. Upon completion of professional development, the faculty member will teach GIS and AutoCAD coursework as part of the overall IT program.  Position is dependent upon Arizona Department of Corrections funding.  Position is full time - 12 months per year and benefits are provided through the College.

QUALIFICATIONS:   The knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform this job include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Minimum Qualifications:  Recognized certification in the discipline and five years of directly related occupational experience in Computer Technology
  • Desirable Qualifications:  Associate’s Degree and experience in leadership, supervising, training, and/or curriculum development. Knowledge and working knowledge of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Auto CAD.
  • Special Position Condition: Applicant must be able to pass and maintain Arizona Department of Corrections security clearance. 

SALARY:   Minimum entry salary is $53,056.00 annual.                      

DEADLINE:      Open until filled.   First review: April 20, 2017.

APPLICATION INFORMATION:  The application packet should consist of:

  • Letter of interest
  • Current resume 
  • Unofficial copies of certification and/or transcripts reflecting the required degree or course work (For position vacancy that requires college level coursework or degrees)

To apply, click on the following link: .  For additional information, please contact the Human Resources Office at 520-494-5235.

All travel costs for interview are the responsibility of the applicant.

Copies of transcripts (if applicable) should reflect completed course work and conferred degrees. All academic course work and degrees must be from a regionally accredited college or university or be certified by an acceptable agency that the institution is recognized by the appropriate governmental agency in its home country (this is generally stated in the degree evaluation).

Transcripts issued in a language other than English must be accompanied by a full translation (word for word) by an acceptable translator. Additionally, each foreign transcript must be evaluated for equivalency to United States accredited course work by an acceptable agency such as those agencies certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).

Applications containing foreign transcripts that are not accompanied with the above required documentation, will not be considered.

Faxed application materials will not be accepted. 

Background Verification:  As a condition of employment, all candidates accepting an offer of employment for a full-time, part- time, temporary, student worker, or volunteer position, will be required to undergo a Background Verification.  The check will be conducted by third party agent, General Information Services (GIS) Inc.  Employment with Central Arizona College is contingent upon the successful completion of the background verification.  The college does not accept responsibility for information errors reported by GIS during the background process.   In addition, the candidate will complete the Arizona Department of Corrections background.

The Human Resources Department is located in main administration building, H Building, Room 131 on the Signal Peak Campus at 8470 North Overfield Road, Coolidge, Arizona 85128.  Office hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Central Arizona College prohibits discrimination in employment and educational programs based on race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, military status, genetic test information, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression.