CDL Instructor - Weekends

Overland Park, KS
Jul 04, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

Johnson County Community College SilkRoad Recruiting

Johnson County Community College is seeking experienced Class A Driver/Instructors(s) with the ability and desire to teach part-time (Saturday, Sunday and/or Monday).JCCC offers commercial truck driving to prepare new drivers for their commercial driver's license ("CDL") Class A. In this role, we instruct people how to properly conduct pre-trip inspections and safely operate a commercial motor vehicle.Multiple Positions Available: (CDL training course - 10 Weekends (7am - 5pm) Driving Range Instructors needed - Range Instructors will transport tractor-trailers to CDL examination sites (Mo & KS) during weekday exams. Examinations are often held on Tuesday - Friday but may vary. Hours can range from 7 AM to 5 PM. Classroom and Range locations are in Edgerton, Olathe, and Overland Park

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:
  • Teach hands on portion of the Truck Driver Training Program (pre-trip inspection, and behind the wheel training)
  • Maintain student files in compliance with JCCC standards
  • Maintain Truck Driver Training Program equipment
  • Maintain inventory of training supplies
  • Work as member of instructional team to improve program and processes.
  • Evaluate and grade students throughout the program
  • Maintain relationships with employers in the trucking industry
  • Other Responsibilities:
  • Shuttle equipment as needed from the truck rental site to our site of instruction or testing sites
  • Instructional Activities:
  • Uses a variety of techniques and

Tracking Code

Required Skills
  • Johnson County Community College SilkRoad Recruiting

    • Possess a class A-CDL driver's license and a current Department of Transportation medical card required.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills.
    • Knowledgeable with Mircosoft program applications and a willingness to learn additional software programs

  • Background checks with motor vehicle record search will be required before assignment is finalized.

Required Experience

Johnson County Community College SilkRoad Recruiting

  • Up to 2 years of similar or related experience
  • Training experience with adult learners

  • 2 - 5 years OTR driving experience preferred
  • Class A-CDL driving experience with tankers, doubles and triples and hazardous materials endorsements are preferred.

A successful candidate will have the ability to assess student educational potential/need, communicate student progress, apply field experience to range instruction, develop range processes/materials, evaluate student performance, keep records and maintain files, plan and organize, and prepare reports. Our ideal candidates will have proven longevity with previous employers, excellent communication skills, possess demonstrated physical, intellectual and leadership ability to perform duties of over the road, basic skills and range instruction.

Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.

Benefit Information:

Click here for a summary of our benefit information. For a summary of our adjunct faculty compensation, click here.


In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained.
For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or other factors that cannot be lawfully considered.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email.

For a summary of all disclosures (Background check, Clery Act, ADA, EOE, etc) refer to the links on our Career page.

Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type
Competitive rate of pay. Eligible for voluntary tax sheltered annuity, use of Lifetime Fitness Center, JCCC Hiersteiner Child Center, and Staff Development.

Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
Saturday & Sunday and some weekdays - 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Training on Range)
Special Instructions
Resume Cover Letter Must hold current CDL Class A License


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