The Engineering and Industrial Technology (EIT) Division is seeking an innovative faculty member dedicated to the success of diverse learners in the Engineering Design Technology Program. Faculty will teach a broad variety of graphics, mechanical, and engineering design courses for associate degree students. The successful applicant will be able to teach technical skills, workplace and lifelong learning skills, while building strong relationships in and out of the classroom. Software packages include SolidWorks, AutoCAD, and Catia.
Applicants should possess a desire to work in a collaborative, learner-centered environment focused on student learning and success. Job duties include teaching, assessing, and improving student learning; instructional development; advising students; and Division/College service. Teaching assignments may include both day and evening classes, online classes, or hybrid classes at multiple sites. Candidates may be considered for program director or department head appointment.
The primary responsibility of the faculty member is to teach courses by providing systematically planned and delivered instruction in the classroom and through distance learning; to design and develop courses and curriculum; to evaluate student performance; and to advise students.
- Teach assigned courses using systematically planned and delivered instruction for the program. 40%
- Review, evaluate and revise on a continuing basis course objectives, instructional materials, and course syllabi. Design new courses as needed. Insure compliance with all accrediting guidelines. 15%
- Serve as academic advisor to students and participate in student recruitment and development. 15%
- Maintain records of student academic progress and attendance, evaluate level of achievement and assign grades for the program. 10%
- Participate in professional development activities to improve teaching competence and to stay current in teaching field; serve on College committees and participate in recruiting and marketing activities. 10%
- Other duties as required by the Department Head. 10%
Anticipated Hiring Range: Salary to commensurate with education, teaching and work experience.
Minimum Qualifications: Associate Degree in a related field with 1 year of related work experience including experience with 3-D CAD software.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in a related field and 3+ years of related work experience. Experience in a Community College environment is a plus.
Tri-County Technical College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating a learning environment that fosters inclusion, respect for differences and cultural awareness. View our 10 year vision for our challenging future as a Community College that is Transforming Lives, Shaping the Community at our website: www.tctc.edu You can play a visible part in the future of our College, have the ability to collaborate across the College, work and think strategically, and positively impact the lives and success of students and our community in dramatic fashion.
Our benefits include:
-State benefits of health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life and dependent life insurance, long term care insurance, supplemental long term disability, MoneyPlus
-The South Carolina Retirement System, Optional Retirement Plans, Deferred Compensation Program
-Paid Faculty Non-work days or Annual Leave, Sick Leave, and Holidays
-The College closes at 2pm on Fridays
-Professional Development Opportunities
-Wellness Center located at the Pendleton Campus
-Unique collaborative learning environment on beautiful campuses located in upstate of South Carolina
The Upstate of South Carolina is home to more than 200 international companies, the I-85 "boom belt," and a vibrant quality of life, it's easy to see why the Upstate is one of the fastest growing regions in the Nation. The College is nestled in the foothills of the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, and Atlanta, GA and Charlotte, NC are each only two hours away, while South Carolina's coastal towns and beaches are three to four hours travel.
The Tri-County Technical College service area includes Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties. The College is also part of a state-wide system of sixteen technical colleges. More than 7,000 students enroll at the College each year in more than 70 major fields of study, including engineering technology, industrial technology, business, computer and information technology, public service, human services, healthcare, and university transfer programs. Developmental courses are offered for those who need to brush up on basic academic skills. The Continuing Education Division also offers personal and professional development non-credit classes in technical, business, healthcare, and personal interest areas to more than 10,000 community members each year. The main campus is located in historic Pendleton, South Carolina. The College currently has two branch campuses in the nearby cities of Anderson, Easley, and Seneca.
Location/Region: Pendleton, SC (US - 29670)