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, developing curriculum courses, 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 develop/revise, prepare and teach Mechatronics Engineering Technology courses within the program, while caring for and maintaining the laboratory facilities. Faculty will also be responsible for advising students and collaborating with industry partners to ensure relevancy of the curriculum and provide necessary training and education. The faculty member must possess the knowledge, skills and experience to provide effective instruction in advanced manufacturing topics related to mechatronics engineering technology.
-Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology or a related field from a regionally accredited institution
-Documented industry training in automation equipment (e.g., Allen Bradley, Siemens, Fanuc)
-Industry recognized mechatronics certifications or the ability to attain them within six months of hire (e.g., Allen Bradley, Siemens, Fanuc)
-Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology or a related field from a regionally accredited institution
-Siemen's Mechatronics and/or Mechatronics Instructor Certifications or the ability to attain them within one year of hire
-3 years of relevant industry experience
-More than 3 years of relevant industry experience
-Teaching experience or industry training experience
-Experience with the operation of industrial robotic equipment (i.e., Fanuc) and/or systems integration
-Experience with assessment of student learning outcomes
-Experience with distance learning and/or alternate instructional delivery systems
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.