Virginia State Government Instructor - Industrial Maintenance (Lead Trades Faculty) in Franklin, Virginia

Position Information
Job Description

Paul D. Camp Community College is seeking to fill a Lead Trades Faculty position (9-month faculty) with an emphasis on teaching and assessing student learning by working with students in classrooms, laboratories, individual conferences, and related activities to help students develop their interests and abilities to the fullest capacity to become better students, workers, and citizens.

Faculty responsibilities also include, but are not limited to, office and contact hours, committee work, student and community activities and engagement, student advising and professional activities. Work may include day and evening programs/hours as well as distance learning programs. The position is expected to serve as the program lead for trades, HVAC, welding, and industrial maintenance curriculum and will contribute to the development and implementation of additional trades programs that meet the needs of regional students and employers. The faculty will teach traditional and non-traditional college students to include dual enrollment students providing 12-15 credit hours, 15-20 contact hours per week each semester and holding at least 10 office hours on a weekly basis.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Associate’s degree in related industrial technology field and 5 years of related occupational experience in the areas of HVAC/AC, plumbing, electrical, welding, or industrial maintenance.

  • Current license and/or certification in trade(s) relevant to teaching field.

  • Knowledge of industry standards.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, understanding of community college mission, and commitment to program and curriculum development and assessment and competency based instruction.

  • Commitment to student recruitment, advising, and supporting students in the completion of career goals and completion requirements.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Blackboard, and other distance learning software specific to discipline.

  • Sufficient technological skills to work productively in an organization that utilizes significant information and instructional technology resources.

  • Willingness to teach both day and evening courses.

  • Ability to work with a diverse population.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience or skill in two or more trade areas or a bachelor’s degree in a related industrial technology field.

  • College teaching experience in a related area including experience assessing student learning.

  • Experience applying innovative technology applications to teaching and learning.

  • Additional related industry certifications

  • Ability to work with industries in the service region.

  • Program marketing experience

Special Requirements

Official transcripts will be required prior to offer of employment for selected candidate

Special Instructions to Applicants

Application Process: Submit an online application for this position by visiting the following web site: Only applications submitted through this site will be accepted.

Complete application packages must include: an online application, cover letter, resume, transcripts (if applicable), names of three professional references with current addresses and telephone numbers.

All documentation must be uploaded in the application process. Incomplete application packages will not be accepted. Faxed or e-mailed applications and/or supplemental documents will not be accepted. There is a 5 day minimum posting requirement for classified positions. Faculty recruitment may remain open for 30 days or more.

Criminal history and other background checks are required of all final candidates selected for employment by this agency. Satisfactory reference and background checks are a condition of employment.

Paul D. Camp Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or against otherwise qualified persons with disabilities, or other non-merit factors in its programs and activities.

Contact Information

Human Resources




Paul D. Camp Community College 100 N. College Drive Franklin, VA 23851-2422

Working Title: Instructor - Industrial Maintenance (Lead Trades Faculty)

Role Title: Faculty-Teaching/Research

Job Open Date: 04/05/2017

Open Until Filled: Yes

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: Rank and salary commensurate with experience and qualifications

Agency: Paul D. Camp Community College (277)

Agency Website:

Location: Franklin (City) - 620

Position Number: F0500

Job Posting Number: 1023773

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Salaried Faculty- S-2

Pay Band: UG