Virginia Western Community College, located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains of the Roanoke Valley, is accepting applications for a nine-month, HVAC Faculty position in the School of Business, Technology & Trades. The incumbent will have a teaching load of approximately 15 credits per semester, which may include distance-learning courses and on- and off-campus courses during the day and evening, on weekdays and weekends. In addition to teaching, all faculty members advise students, serve on college committees, and participate in other activities that support the mission of the college. Such activities may include, but are not limited to: accreditation activities, institutional effectiveness activities, club sponsorship, student recruitment, course and program evaluation, community service, and mentoring new and part-time faculty. Faculty are expected to maintain currency in their teaching disciplines and in trends in community college education.
Candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 5 years of current occupational experience. Experience in proper handling of hazardous materials, including proper storage, maintenance, and disposal. Experience using personal computers, HVAC equipment and tools, as well as standard office equipment. Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, other department staff, students, the public, and the HVAC industry. Ability to provide instruction to diverse students from varying cultures, backgrounds, and abilities. Ability to obtain the EPA 608 certification within 6 months of employment.
Internal Number: 34649
About Virginia Western Community College
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.