Electromechanical Maintenance Tech Instructor

Cowley college

Wichita, KS

ID: 7104615
Posted: July 5, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Electromechanical Maintenance Instructor is a full-time faculty position for Cowley Colleges CTE program. This position is responsible for effectively managing the Electromechanical Maintenance program and successfully teaching across six primary manufacturing topics: Programmable Logic Controls, Mechanical Systems, Industrial Process Control, Basic Electricity/AC-DC Current, Motor/Electrical Control Systems, Hydraulic/Pneumatic systems.

Position Duties:

Teach state approved courses in Electromechanical Maintenance.
Instruct students in competency-based program curriculum using current instructional strategies appropriate to the subject matter to assure highest quality classroom instruction.
Effectively manage the classroom to create an optimal learning environment, maintaining an appropriate balance of classroom discipline.
Maintain up-to-date records and reports of student attendance, academic progress, and grades as required by College policy and certification/regulatory agencies.
Assure that lab equipment is maintained in working order.
Order and maintain inventory of required student learning materials and supplies.
Develop relationships with business community and industry partners.
Creation of curriculum, instructional materials, and oversight of manufacturing lab and equipment.
Responsible for the Electromechanical Maintenance operations for which assigned.
Maintain courteous, professional and effective working relationships with employees, vendors and/or any other representatives of external organization associated with this position.
Comply with all College policies and procedures and consistently demonstrate Cowley's Core Values (People, Integrity, Accountability & Leadership)
Assist the department chairperson by performing other related duties as assigned.
Required Knowledge and Skills:

Demonstrate extensive knowledge of and experience in the appropriate subject matter.
Capable of developing, qualifying, and approving procedures, establishing and approving techniques, interpreting codes, standards, specifications, and procedures; and designating the particular Manufacturing Technology methods, techniques, and procedures to be used.
Capable of interpreting and evaluating results in terms of existing codes, standards, and specifications.
Ability to work independently, as well as on a team.
Ability to work and maintain the highest level of confidentiality.
Good communications skills, both written and spoken.
Ability to organize and prioritize work. Work well under deadline pressures.
Ability to work with individuals from a variety of backgrounds and diverse populations.
Required Education Background and Experience:

Bachelors degree in a related field PLUS two years related trade experience OR
Relevant industry certifications PLUS five years related trade experience (may be required to earn Associates degree).
Have sufficient practical experience in applicable materials, fabrication, and product technology to establish techniques and to assist in establishing acceptance criteria when none are otherwise available.
Industry experience, preferred.