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Chemeketa Community College welcomes applications for a full-time Instructor-Automotive.

Position Summary

Chemeketa Community college seeks an Automotive industry expert to help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as career ready, Automotive Service Technicians. The successful candidate will serve as an educational leader by demonstrating automotive experience and teaching excellence.

Terms of Employment:

  • This is a 100%, 180-day faculty assignment. This assignment is subject to budget approval
  • Requires the provision of official transcripts upon hire
  • Requires flexible work schedule to meet program needs, which will include evenings and/or weekends
  • Upon hire must pass security inquiry which may include criminal and/or driving history; only information relevant to the position will be considered

Closing Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Why Chemeketa?

You would be challenged to find a college that matters more to its community than Chemeketa means to the residents of Oregon’s Mid-Willamette Valley. If you can affirm our vision to transform lives and communities through exceptional learning experiences, then Chemeketa will be a rewarding workplace to fulfill your potential and contribute your expertise.

The Community We Serve

Chemeketa Community College is the third largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, with approximately 50,000 students enrolled from a diversity of backgrounds. Chemeketa has seven locations, Salem campus, Yamhill Valley campus, Brooks Regional Training facility, Woodburn center, Polk center, Center for Business & Industry and Viticulture at Eola. Chemeketa's district encompasses nearly 2,700 square miles of the Mid-Willamette Valley and includes all of Marion, Polk, and most of Yamhill counties with a small portion of Linn County. About 465,000 citizens live in the district, with Salem, the capitol city of the state of Oregon, comprising the largest single concentration of citizens. Full-time enrollment increased by 35% in the last five years.

Chemeketa provides opportunities for students to explore, learn, and succeed through quality educational experiences and workforce training.

We are a college community enriched by the diversity of our students, staff, and community members. Each individual and group has the potential to contribute in our learning environment. Each has dignity. To diminish the dignity of one is to diminish the dignity of us all.

What We Have to Offer

The college also provides an excellent benefits package, which includes medical, dental, and vision coverage (subject to employee and college collective bargaining agreements).  Other benefits also include generous vacation/holidays as well as: life, and disability insurance and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) or Oregon Public Services Retirement Plan (OPSRP).


$47,612.00 - $78,142.00 Annually


AAS degree in Automotive Technology.
Three years of successful occupational experience as an Automotive Technician -or- Three years relevant experience teaching in an Automotive Technician training/education program
Certification in Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) A1-A8 and G1 (or ability to attain within 1 year)

Application Process

To be considered for this position, a complete online application is required. For complete information on this and other job opportunities, please visit our web site at http://hr.chemeketa.edu.  

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Posted: 3/1/2018
Application Due: 3/28/2018
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