Virginia State Government Machining Technology Instructor (F0070) in Chesterfield, Virginia

Position Information

Job Description

Full-time nine-month teaching position available in Machining Technology for Fall 2018 at the Chester campus. Candidate must be skilled in both manual and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) and will be required to provide classroom and laboratory instruction in all aspects of machining including usage of conventional lathes and mills, surface grinding, inspection procedures, blueprint reading, CNC machine tool setup and operation, G-code programming by hand, and off-line programming with CAM package. Courses may be taught in the daytime, evening, or weekend. This is a one-year appointment.

Minimum Qualifications

Required Qualifications: Associate degree in the teaching field, significant teaching experience at the postsecondary level. High school diploma or equivalent, machinist journeyman certificate, and five years of experience in the machining field. Must have an understanding of common threads, tools, speeds and feeds, work-holding and shop practices. Competency in shop math including trigonometry and application of machine shop formulas is a must. Ability to use instructional technologies. Excellent interpersonal and oral and written communications skills. Must be willing to become NIMS (National Institute of Metalworking Skills) Level 1 certified. The successful candidate must be willing to teach a combination of day, evening, weekend and traditional classes with the ability to be flexible to work at any of the College’s locations and successfully complete and pass a required criminal background check.

Preferred Qualifications

Associate degree in the teaching field, significant teaching experience at the postsecondary level. Prior experience using instructional technology in course design and instruction in different classroom formats. Experience with Microsoft Office software.

Special Requirements

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Acceptable application packages are those submitted through the Commonwealth of Virginia career website located at REQUIRED: A fully completed state application, CV or resume to include a list of three professional references, cover letter, and copies of all applicable transcripts must be submitted through the career website to receive consideration.

Note: There is a limit on the number and size of attachments that can be uploaded with the application. Documents that are unable to be uploaded in the career website should be sent via email to immediately after successfully applying to the position. Please do not submit the same document in the system and by email.

Special Instructions to Applicants

The career website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application has been submitted. Please refer to your online account for the status of your application and the status of this position. Incomplete applications, application which state “see resume”, or is missing supplemental document(s) will not be accepted and considered incomplete. Applications submitted through other websites are not considered as applying to the position. Should you need assistance or have questions, please contact Cherie Watts at (804) 594-1417 or via the email address listed above.

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Contact Information


Cherie Watts



Working Title: Machining Technology Instructor (F0070)

Role Title: Faculty-Teaching/Research

Job Open Date: 04/16/2018

Job Close Date: 05/16/2018

Open Until Filled: No

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Agency: John Tyler Community College (290)

Agency Website:

Location: Chesterfield - 041

Position Number: F0070

Job Posting Number: 1036821

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Salaried Faculty- S-2

Pay Band: UG