Instructor- Machine Tool Technology

Wellsville, Allegany County
May 19, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Company Description:

Nestled in a beautiful valley in the Southern Tier of New York, Alfred State has a long tradition of drawing the best faculty and staff from every field. This College of Technology offers outstanding opportunities in more than 70 majors, where project-based learning and civic engagement are cornerstones of the curricula. When students work on real-world problems, they learn what to think, not how to think, and they learn how to be involved in their community. That is why Alfred State graduates have a 99 percent employment and transfer rate.

Job Description:

Description Machine Tool Instructor-CNC programming Instructor

Individual should be fluent in machining applications and CNC programming, setup and/or operation of CNC mill, lathe or machines using MasterCam  X5, Auto Cad and a strong knowledge of EIA codes, machine maintenance and repair. A strong background of manufacturing and blueprint reading required. Inspection of parts and problem-solving skills.

Primary responsibilities:

• Present facilitative, well prepared, organized, and clear lectures and classroom activities consistent with the course syllabus and school policies.
• Continually promote students' development and effective use of skills in areas such as critical and analytical thinking, evaluation, communication, professionalism, customer service, computation, problem solving, and decision-making.
• Provide the student with timely information and feedback on his/her academic progress relative to quizzes, tests, homework and projects.
• Maintain accurate, up-to-date records of student academic and attendance performance.
• Possess a thorough knowledge and understanding of all school policies, and actively participate in their implementation and enforcement.
• Follow all retention policies of the school to ensure students are in attendance.


Applicants must have 7 years of professional experience with minimum of 5 years approved trade experience in machining.

 Applicants with an associates degree and previous teaching experience will be given preference.

Additional Information:

Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

All applicants are subject to drug and criminal background checks.

Applicants interested in positions may access the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the College at Crime statistics are reported in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Applicants may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the SUNY Alfred State College University Police Department at 607-587-3999.

Application Instructions:

Interested applicants will need to upload a resume and cover letter of interest when applying.