INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT – AERONAUTICS PROGRAMS (AERO)

Location
Lancaster, California
Salary
$4,103.72/mo. + benefits
Posted
Jul 14, 2017
Ref
RN 17-09
Institution Type
Community College

Antelope Valley College

 

INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT – AERONAUTICS PROGRAMS (AERO)

FT/12 Mo., RN 17-08

Salary:  Range 18, $4,103.72/mo. + benefits

Deadline: July 24, 2017

 

BASIC FUNCTION:

Under the direction of the Dean of Technical Education, control parts, tools and supplies in an assigned instructional lab involving airframe and power plant; assist students in a lab setting with technical instructions on the safe use of power equipment and hand tools. Performs other related duties as may be assigned.

 

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES: E = indicates essential duties of the position

• Assists students in classroom lecture and lab activities, answer questions and assist with project and worksheets, instruct students in the use of tools, equipment, and safety practices (E)

• Assists in the administration of projects; assists in the preparation of exam, projects, and worksheets (E)

• Issues, collect, and inventories tools and supplies; requisition replacements as required; operate and perform preventative maintenance and repair of tools, aircraft and equipment (E)

• Update and maintain records of attendance according to established procedures (E)

• Fabricate replacement aircraft simulator parts and construct lab work areas such as paint booths (E)

• Update and maintain lab copy of Federal Aviation Administration regulations; assist FAA

representative with inspections of programs as required; attend FAA meetings as assigned (E)

• Perform AVC aircraft maintenance to keep aircraft in operable condition for instruction purposes.

• Assists in recruiting students during outreach functions (E)

• Maintain FAA and A&P school facilities drawings current (E)

• Maintain lab computers current with FAA required data

• Check out and retrieve tools from students; clean tools, labs, and equipment (E)

• Assist students in the labs as per Instructors instructions

• Performs other related duties as may be assigned

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Any combination equivalent to: college level course work in assigned area of specialty and one year experience checking out or working with airframe and power plant tools, parts and equipment.

 

 

LICENSES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

• Mechanic Certificate with Airframe & Power plant rating (A & P mechanic)

• Valid California driver's license

• Valid forklift operator's certificate (Must be able to obtain within one year of employment)

 

KNOWLEDGE OF:

• Inventory methods, procedures and record-keeping

• Operation, uses, care, calibration, repair and maintenance of airframe & aircraft structures

• Machine shop tools, parts and equipment

• Basic record-keeping techniques

• Technical aspects of field of specialty

• Proper methods of storing equipment, materials and supplies

• Basic computer operation

 

ABILITY TO:

• Issue proper tools, materials and equipment needed by students and instructors

• Maintain security and records for tool room area

• Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with students and instructors

• Perform basic repair and maintenance of department tools, materials, parts and equipment

• Maintain accurate inventory and repair records

• Operate a computer terminal to input and retrieve data

• Make less complex repairs to electrical equipment

• Read and write at the level required for successful job performance

 

WORK DIRECTION, LEAD AND SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Not applicable – no permanent full-time staff to supervise

 

CONTACTS: Co-workers, instructors, students, vendors

 

PHYSICAL EFFORT:

• Lifting and carrying heavy equipment

• Pushing and pulling

• Bending at the waist

• Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate equipment

• Reaching to demonstrate repair techniques

• Standing for extended periods of time

• Climbing Ladders

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

• Shop environment

 

For a complete listing and details of all open positions and how to apply, select the HR & Employment link on the AVC Web site at www.avc.edu or contact the Human Resources Office at (661) 722-6311; Voice/Relay, (661) 722-6300 x. 6360, 3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster, CA 93536.