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Adjunct Faculty, Welding

Central New Mexico Community College
Santa Fe Community College, Santa Fe, NM

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Position Type
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Based on QualificationsCompensation Type:

SalaryEmployment Type:

Adjunct/Part Time Faculty (Fixed Term)Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Position Summary

Teaches education courses and performs instructional duties in diverse learning environments. Adjunct faculty is expected that faculty maintain current professional standards and practices, as well as attend committee/department meetings, and support the mission of SFCC. Must be committed to serving a diverse college community.Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide the most effective instruction possible in one’s discipline to insure that the educational needs of students are met and that students achieve specified learning objectives.
  • Teach assigned courses, whether on campus or off campus, day or evening, following the official syllabi and using approved textbooks and other learning materials.
  • Meet all classes regularly and on time, as scheduled, and for their full duration.
  • Evaluate student performance (attainment of learning objectives) and assign grades.
  • Maintain all office hours and make arrangements for appointments with students at other times.
  • Keep accurate records of student attendance, grades, etc.
  • Make arrangements with the department chair or assistant dean for covering classes when scheduling an absence.
  • Meet all deadlines in submitting grades or other required information on students.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Current and demonstrated knowledge in applicable course content;
  • knowledge of current teaching methodologies and practices, such as cooperative learning, service-learning, traditional and alternative assessment;
  • Knowledge of diverse learning styles;
  • Knowledge of tutorial units and related instructional learning laboratories;
  • Knowledge of evaluation methodologies;
  • Knowledge of record keeping;
  • Knowledge of curriculum design and planning.
  • Must posses strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Skill in problem solving;
  • Skill in time management;
  • Skill in computer use;
  • Skill in listening and in critical thinking.
  • Must have a sensitivity to and understanding of diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, special needs, and ethnic backgrounds of college students.
  • Ability to communicate information and ideas;
  • Ability to speak clearly;
  • Ability to work with students with learning differences and disabilities.
Minimum Qualifications:

  • American Welding Society (AWS) certification.

  • (2) years experience in welding industry to include

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Community College Teaching Experience.

  • Associates Degree

  • 2 Years Experience in Teaching

  • Required Application Documents

  • CV/ Resume

  • Unofficial Transcripts

  • Cover Letter

  • Teaching Philosophy

Notice of Background Check and Education Verification:

All offers for employment with Santa Fe Community College (SFCC) are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Some positions may require further educational verification to ensure compliance with our accreditation standards.

Additional Comments to Applicants:

Applications are disqualified in the first level of review if they do not meet all Minimum Qualifications listed in this job posting. (Years of experience are calculated based upon numbers of hours worked per week. Example: 2 years of experience working 20 hours per week equals 1 year of experience.) Relevant experience pertains to Minimum Qualifications, Job Summary/Basic Function, and Preferred Qualifications/Knowledge, Skills and Abilities described in this job posting. ASSUMPTIONS ARE NOT MADE at any level of SFCC’s Hiring Process if information presented in the application material does not clearly address the Minimum Qualifications, Job Summary/Basic Function, and Preferred Qualifications/Knowledge, Skills and Abilities. Number of pages of application material will not negatively/positively affect your application, however, LACK OF DETAIL may.

Diversity Statement:

As Santa Fe Community College (SFCC) neighbors ancient Pueblo lands, and is a Sanctuary campus in a Sanctuary city, SFCC is committed to attracting and retaining highly qualified and richly diverse faculty and staff. Our students need a community to teach and support them and that represents their diversity. SFCC strives to make our campus a place of safety, inclusion and equity where all individuals from all diverse backgrounds feel welcomed, nurtured and valued. At the heart of SFCC’s mission – Empower Students, Strengthen Community. Empoderar a los Estudiantes, Fortalecer a la Comunidad – is a commitment and promise that higher education and opportunity should be open to everyone in our community and to fostering a climate where students can be who they want to be. A place where all within our community belong. A place where you are seen, a place where you are valued, a place where you are respected, a place where you are appreciated. Come join our community!

EEO Statement:

As an EEO employer, Santa Fe Community College will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, serious medical condition or status as a protected veteran or spousal affiliation. Santa Fe Community College hires only U.S. citizens and individuals lawfully authorized to work in the U.S.

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