Electrician Tech. Faculty (Days/Evenings)

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Job Title:

Electrician Tech. Faculty (Days/Evenings)


School of Trades Technology

Commitment to Mission:

This job carries with it the obligation to uphold the Mission of Pittsburgh Technical College (PTC) in carrying out the duties of the position. A commitment to positive interpersonal behaviors, professional communication, diversity, integrity, leadership, stewardship, respect and accountability to PTC students and employees is essential.

About PTC:

Pittsburgh Technical College is a private, non-profit and regionally accredited institution committed to higher education excellence and focused on academic and professional success. Located in Western Pennsylvania since 1946, PTC awards associate and bachelor’s degrees and certificates in these areas: Business, Criminal Justice, Culinary Arts, Hospitality, Design and Engineering Technology, Healthcare, Nursing, Information Systems and Technology, Trades Technology, and Energy and Electronics Technology. The PTC college experience is empowering and culminates in internships and clinical rotations for on-campus, degree-seeking students.

Purpose of Job:

To teach coursework in Electrician Technology program.
To develop curriculum, provide training and student support resulting in graduates who meet entry-level employment criteria for positions in Electrician Technology.

Education Requirements:

Associate Degree (preferred) in Electrical Technology or related field.
State Teaching Certification not required

Experience Requirements:

Minimum of five years’ full-time work experience in the electrical field.

•Must have education and work experience to demonstrate
competency to teach course work in electrical residential, commercial, PLC’s, maintenance, troubleshooting, instrumentation, controls, conduit bending and power and lighting systems.
•Must be able to read, understand and convey blueprints and associated building and construction documents.
•Proficient with and working knowledge of the National Electric Code., NFPA 70E and Electrical Computations.
•Ability to use software programs (MS Word/Excel/Outlook)
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
•Electrician journeyman experience preferred or licensure.

Note: Per Academic Chair approval, applicants must be willing to learn new subject matter as required to teach additional coursework.


To teach Electrician Technology coursework to prepare graduates for employment as skilled residential, PLC’s and commercial electricians.

Prepare students to pass certification tests required in the profession.

Other Job Information:

Must pass criminal back ground check prior to starting position.
Compensation includes:
Instructional time (based on 55 hour, 44 hour or 33 hour schedule)
Preparation time
Office hours and other formal and informal interaction with the students; i.e., telephone, email
Three hours per quarter of faculty meetings/in-service training
Eight hours of pre-service training is provided by the Center for Teaching and Learning Department.

Work Schedule:

Adjunct – Hours will vary based on course(s) being taught

Starting Pay Rate:

starting $41.00 per class hour

Job Category:

Faculty Adjunct

Full Time/Part Time:

Part Time

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Job No:
Posted: 3/9/2021
Application Due: 6/7/2021
Work Type: Part Time