College Overview: Owensboro Community and Technical College (OCTC) is a three-campus institution located along the Ohio River in Western Kentucky. OCTC is one of sixteen institutions in the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and awards certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees in liberal arts and technical education. To learn more about OCTC, visit https://owensboro.kctcs.edu/ and to learn more about Owensboro and the surrounding area, visit https://visitowensboro.com. To learn more about the Workforce Solutions Department, visit https://owensboro.kctcs.edu/workforce-solutions/
Benefits: OCTC offers a variety of health plans, wellness incentives, and retirement options for full-time regular employees. Alternate benefit variations for temporary and/or part-time job types are also available. Benefit plans include; Medical, Dental, Vision, Life insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, LTD, and Supplemental Insurance plans. Wellness Programs includes incentives applied to an HRA card for healthy life choices and activities. Additional Benefits include; vacation pay, holiday pay, institutional closure pay (2 weeks), sick pay, EAP, tuition waiver & discounts, and employee discounts. Retirement plan is a Defined Contribution 403(b) plan, 5% employee contribution with 10% employer match. Visit our benefits link for more details. https://systemoffice.kctcs.edu/employees/employee_benefits_summary.aspx.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities: This position is required to teach students in a work-and-learn model that reflects today's just-in-time workplace environment. Candidates must possess the ability to teach in an interactive learning environment, including demonstrations, lab and lecture, and the hands-on skills used in manufacturing. The successful candidate must have a strong knowledge of manufacturing concepts and must be able to follow a focused instructional timeline that prepares graduates for the fast-paced world of manufacturing.
The duties/responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Provide instruction in advanced manufacturing courses.
Serve as a role model and mentor to participating female students and other underrepresented groups.
Participate in student and employer recruitment events, as well as student retention activities.
Participate in team planning meetings.
Track student progress.
Fulfill reporting requirements and other institutional expectations.
Required Qualifications: Associate's degree in a manufacturing-related field or equivalent of work experience required. Three (3) years related work experience in manufacturing is required.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree preferred. Prior teaching or workplace training experience preferred. An interest in working with females and other underrepresented groups in a manufacturing setting is preferred. Experience training in a manufacturing setting is preferred.
Applicants must complete and submit:
Copy of all college transcripts.
Three letters of recommendation.
Kentucky State Law requires state and national pre-employment background checks as a condition of employment.
Selected candidate will perform a teaching demonstration.
Positions are based on a term-contract, with the expectancy of continuance based on performance.
Application Deadline: Open until filled. Duties will begin in Fall 2020. Only applicants selected for an interview will be notified. The search may be extended if additional candidates are needed.
Internal Number: 62347
About Owensboro Community and Technical College
Owensboro Community and Technical College is a multi-campus institution located along the Ohio River in Western Kentucky. OCTC is one of sixteen institutions in the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and awards certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees in liberal arts and technical education. To learn more about OCTC, please visit www.Owensboro.KCTCS.com and to learn more about Owensboro and the surrounding area, you may visit www.Owensboro.edu.