Teaching faculty at Guilford Technical Community College are responsible for supporting student success by creating an optimum learning environment, responding to student needs, managing effective instructional activities, modeling employability skills, demonstrating professionalism, developing cooperative work relationships with other faculty and staff, supporting college administrative requirements, and maintaining competency in their instructional field. He/she will be responsible for quality instruction and for effective participation and interest in the total affairs of the college.
Under general supervision, this individual will prepare and teach welding courses designed for career technical programs while caring for and maintaining the welding facilities. The faculty member must be able to instruct a wide variety of welding processes in a laboratory environment and may be required to teach day, evening and/or weekend hours.
-Associate's degree in Welding Technology or a related field from a regionally accredited institution
-Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution -Current American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspector Certification or the qualifications/experience and willingness to attain it. -Current welding certifications in GMAW, GTAW and SMAW applied to plate and pipe
-3 years of relevant industry experience as a welder -Experience with welding processes (e.g., GMAW, GTAW, SMAW applied to plate and pipe) -Experience with oxy fuel cutting and other thermal cutting processes
-More than 3 years of relevant industry experience as a welder -Teaching experience and/or industry training experience -Experience with assessment of student learning outcomes
Guilford Technical Community College offers more than 80 programs of study and continues to support success through innovative education, training and partnerships. The college offers associate degrees, diplomas and certificates as well as noncredit courses in professional development, personal enrichment, job training, career development and basic education. As the third largest of 58 community colleges in the North Carolina Community College System, GTCC serves more than 40,000 students annually from its Jamestown, Greensboro, High Point, Aviation and Donald W. Cameron campuses as well as its Small Business Center in Greensboro and High Point.