The plumbing apprentice instructor is responsible for providing classroom instruction to students in the College of Eastern Idaho’s apprenticeship program. Classes are held either Mondays and Wednesdays or Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7pm to 10pm (6 hours per week). Instructors may be assigned additional hours for class preparation and administration as needed. The instructor will teach both the theory and practical applications of plumbing systems, as well as plumbing code.
Depending on qualifications, instructors may also be assigned to teach continuing education classes on a semi-annual basis.
Typical Job FunctionsProvide instruction to plumbing apprentices both in-person and online Develop curriculum, lesson plans and assessments to supplement those provided by the program manager and fellow instructorsRecord student grades and attendance for reporting to both the program manager and State of Idaho Division of Building Safety Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
Minimum QualificationsState of Idaho Journeyman Plumbing LicenseAbility to interact professionally and respectfully with both students and CEI staff membersDependable and organized
Additional Desired QualificationsCurrent or retired Plumber or Plumbing Inspector3+ years of experience as a Journeyman plumberTeaching experienceProficiency with computers, particularly Outlook, Excel, video conferencing software (Zoom, Teams, etc.) and learning management software such as Schoology or CanvasBi-Lingual (Spanish)
Physical Demands Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes. The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions. AA/EOE/ADA - Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations.