Aviation Maintenance Instructor

Location
Plymouth, Massachusetts
Posted
Jun 21, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Community College

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

Cape Cod Community College is seeking a qualified Aviation Maintenance Instructor for the Aviation Maintenance Technology Program, located in Plymouth, Massachusetts.  The part-time hours available are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 5 p.m.  

The Aviation Maintenance Instructor will have responsibility for:

1.    Teaching aviation courses for the Department’s offerings, providing classroom and laboratory instruction in aviation maintenance subjects and related technologies to a diverse student population enrolled in the Aviation, Associate of Applied Science Degree, and Airframe and Powerplant Certificate Programs.
2.    Participating actively in Program activities.
3.    Participating in the Department’s assessment, development and implementation of lecture and laboratory curriculum, courses and programs.
4.    Maintaining own professional certifications and remaining current in aviation maintenance practices and standards.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

1.    Current Airframe & Powerplant Certification.
2.    Five years of relevant work experience in an aviation capacity.
3.    Demonstrated presentation skills in the classroom including integration of computer-based aviation software program(s).
4.    Commitment to the community college philosophy.
5.    Demonstrated evidence of keeping current in the fields of aviation and teaching.
6.    Ability to relate pedagogically to the needs and interests of students.
7.    Strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills and a collaborative approach to working with students and colleagues.
8.    Potential to make significant contributions to curriculum development.
9.    Ability to meet the challenges of a broad curriculum and a student body with diverse abilities, interests and backgrounds.

ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

1.    Bachelor’s degree in aviation or a closely related field from an accredited institution.
2.    Experience with the integration of aviation technology and alternative delivery systems of instruction in the teaching-learning process.
3.    Experience with innovative instructional strategies that support student success.
4.    Experience, an appreciation for, and commitment to working in a global, multicultural academic setting.

COMPENSATION:    $48.13 per hour; part-time, not to exceed 18 hours per week.  Non-benefited MCCC Unit Position.
U.S. DOL TAACCCT grant funding through September 30, 2017, funded by CCCC thereafter as budget appropriation permits.  Grant-funding: The Aviation Maintenance Technology program at CCCC is funded in part by two federal awards: a $2,471,478 grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration, Grant # TC-26463-14-60-A-25 and a $897,935 grant awarded by National Science Foundation, Grant # 1501594.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:    Immediate need; applications reviewed upon receipt.