College Instructor of Building & Trades

New Mexico (US)
04 Jun 2019
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02 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Since 1950, New Mexico State University Carlsbad has been serving Carlsbad, Eddy County and southeast New Mexico with affordable education and a community minded approach in preparing students for success in their careers. We take pride in our diverse group of students, faculty and staff members. With our variety of associate degrees and certificates, NMSU Carlsbad is here to help you pursue your educational goals. From business to nursing and welding to history, we’ll assist you in professional development, transfer to a 4-year university with an Associate degree, personal enrichment, distance/online learning, and adult basic education—all at an inexpensive cost and convenient schedule that fits into your life.

For high-quality, affordable higher education provided by a faculty and staff that really care about you and your success come talk to us. We’re the oldest community college in New Mexico with the newest technology and approach to higher education.

Teaching assignments are on a 9-month contract for a 1.0 FTE load of 15 credit hours per semester. The instructor will develop and supervise off campus job sites to further develop students’ hands-on skills. Develop, revise and update curriculum in collaboration with the department faculty and director or chair. May develop and teach online courses. Instruct, support, advise and provide timely feedback to students in accordance with NMSU policies and procedures. Additional duties include; advising students, professional development, curricular enhancement, institutional governance and community service and other duties as assigned.

Requires GB2 or GB98 License and OSHA Certifications

The candidate must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a demonstrated commitment to the community college philosophy of education.

First aid and CPR Preferred (able to obtain after hire)
Community College teaching experience at the freshman and sophomore levels is also preferred.
Will have knowledge of innovative, creative teaching and learning methodologies for high school students.
Will have experience with media, evolving instructional technologies, and distance learning programs and delivery.