Spokane Community College seeks qualified candidates for consideration of employment in this adjunct faculty (part-time) position.
Applications will be forwarded to the hiring official as they are received and accepted until the need is filled.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepares for and instructs, through traditional classroom, laboratory, clinical, and distance education modes in the discipline of Aviation Maintenance;
Provides availability and accessibility to students for purpose of academic consulting and support, in a manner appropriate to meet student needs, through a combination of scheduled office hours, e-mail accessibility, or other effective means of responsive and timely communication;
Communicates expectations and establishes clear grading criteria through appropriate instructional means, to include but not limited to developing course syllabi, handouts, and materials supporting the instructional process; evaluates student progress and provides clear, timely feedback;
Participates in district, division, department, or general faculty meetings; in-service training; curriculum development; academic consulting; workshops or seminars; service on district or college councils or committees, or other activities within the scope of the position;
Complies with state and federal law applicable to professional duties and responsibilities; follows established procedures in areas such as printing, turning in grades, bookstore orders, office support, student financial aid requirements, safety and health issues and related administrative processes;
Support and advance the CCS strategic plan, and perform other duties as assigned.
In addition, adjunct faculty may:Direct the work of assigned work-study students
Advise student clubs or associations
COMPETENCIES & OTHER REQUIREMENTS
REQUIRED COMPETENCIES (Minimum Qualifications):
Current Federal Aviation Administration Airframe and Powerplant certificates.
Acceptance of the responsibility to promote the welfare and best interests of students at all times.
A demonstrable understanding and acceptance of the mission, values, goals and objectives of CCS.
The ability to perform assigned duties in a manner consistent with applicable laws, regulations and goals of the institution, community and technical college system.
A demonstrated understanding and value for the contributions that a diverse workforce can make to the success of the organization and the students we serve.
A combination of training and work experience or teaching in Aviation Maintenance, as evidenced through documented records of training programs completed, plus either:Three years’ of relevant work experience in the field of Aviation Maintenance, or
Three years of relevant and recent teaching experience in Aviation Maintenance.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
PREFERRED COMPETENCIES (Desirable Qualifications):
An earned Associate’s degree in Aviation Maintenance or closely related field from an accredited institution.
Five years of recent experience in Aviation Maintenance.
Relevant teaching experience
Transport category maintenance experience
FAA Inspection Authorization
Private Pilot Certificate
CONDITIONS/TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:
This is an adjunct (part-time) position. Compensation will be pro-rated according to the amount of workload assigned. CCS reserves the right to cancel this recruitment without notice. Academic employees are represented by the Association of Higher Education (AHE), which is affiliated with NEA and WEA. Membership is optional.
CONDITIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT:
Person hired must be able to provide acceptable documentation of U.S. Citizenship or lawful authorization to work in the U.S. This is an absolute condition of employment. In addition, CCS maintains a drug free work and learning environment and prohibits smoking in all college buildings and state-owned vehicles. CCS employees must be able to successfully work in and promote a multicultural and diverse work and educational environment. Requires Criminal background check. If using personal vehicle for travel, proof of driver’s license and car insurance required.
REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS
To qualify for consideration, applicants must meet required competencies and submit a complete application packet, which includes the following:
CCS online application.
Cover letter addressing your qualifications as applied to the responsibilities of this position. *
Comprehensive resume *
Names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references*
College transcript(s) if applicable – unofficial/copies of transcripts are acceptable for initial application, official copies must be submitted upon acceptance of job offer
NOTE: All of the above are required to ensure your consideration for this position. The item(s) marked with an asterisk are required to be included in one file, attached under the resume tab on your application prior to submission.