Part-Time Advanced Manufacturing - CNC Machining Instructor FY 2024

College of Southern Nevada

CSN - ALC - Satellite/Leased L, NV

ID: 7220642 (Ref.No. R0141006)
Posted: February 24, 2024

Job Description

The College of Southern Nevada appreciates your interest in employment at our growing institution. We want your application process to go smoothly and quickly. We ask that you keep in mind the following when completing your application:

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Job Description

DWED (Department of Workforce and Economic Development) and the Applied Technology Department at College of Southern Nevada invites applications for a Part-Time Advanced Manufacturing - Machining Instructor within the Advanced Manufacturing Program beginning immediately. The successful candidate will demonstrate industry and teaching experience.


The Advanced CNC Manufacturing Instructor will develop and instruct lab and lecture classes, and develop student learning outcomes and course descriptions. This includes organizing instruction towards achieving student learning objectives; selecting textbooks and another curriculum; conferring with students; evaluating student mastery, and providing a safe and positive classroom and laboratory environment. Primary teaching areas are in Advanced Manufacturing Technology topics such as:

  • Metrology

  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

  • Machining

  • CNC Milling and Turning

  • CADD and Additive Manufacturing

  • Automation with PLCs and Robotics

  • Related engineering technology and technical physics classes

Other duties will include program assessment and curriculum development; student mentoring; scholarship of teaching and learning- upholding professional and ethical standards; outreach to the college, community, and profession; supervising student assistants and staff as necessary; and duties as assigned by the Director of Advanced Manufacturing. 

The candidate is expected to participate in student recruitment activities. The candidate will participate and assist the team to maintain and develop strong industry and community partnerships, within and outside of the program advisory committee. They will also commit to continuing their professional development as an educator through attendance at industry conferences and membership in professional associations.    


  • Associate's degree or higher in the following: Industrial, Mechanical or Electrical Technology; Mechatronics, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering; degrees in related fields are also acceptable OR an associate degree in Machining or one of the above-listed fields and five additional years of industrial experience in a machining environment from an accredited College/University. AND

  • A minimum of 2 years of work experience in a machining environment OR

  • A minimum 5 years of Industrial Experience or equivalent government service


In addition to the minimum requirements, the department encourages applicants with the following credentials to apply:

  • 10 or more years of work experience in Manufacturing or Industrial Technologies

  • 5 or more years of work experience in Machining

  • 1 or more years of experience teaching in Career and Technical Education

  • Leadership/ Management Experience

  • Industrial certifications such as NIMS, NC3, etc.

  • Experience teaching online/hybrid classes, Canvas

  • Experience creating a college curriculum

  • Experience developing an industrial lab in a college setting, such as a Machining, Manufacturing, or Mechanical Technologies Lab

  • Experience working in diverse multicultural situations

Starting Pay:

$40.00 per hour



Full-Time Equivalent 


Required Attachment(s)

To be considered for this position, please upload the following documents to your application: 

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter

  • Academic Transcripts

  • Contact information for three professional references

Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. The search committee will use this information during the initial review of application materials.


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Posting Close Date


Note to Applicant

Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. The search committee will use this information during the initial review of application materials.  

All document(s) must be received by 11:59 p.m. the day prior to the closing date posted on the job announcement.

This position may require that a criminal background check be conducted on the candidate(s) selected for hire.  

As part of the hiring process, applicants for positions in the Nevada System of Higher Education may be required to demonstrate the ability to perform job-related tasks.  

Schedules are subject to change based on organizational needs.  

CSN is responsive to serving the educational needs of a diverse and ever-changing community. CSN employs only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the U.S. CSN does not sponsor aliens applying for faculty, professional staff, or management positions (H-1B Visas) in the absence of exceptional circumstances as defined by the USCIS.