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Adjunct Faculty, Electronics Technology

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Salt Lake Community College will conduct criminal background checks on the selected finalist. Official Transcripts and credentials are required before a job offer can be made. All applications submitted by the priority review date will be reviewed first. All applications submitted after the review date will be reviewed if the position is not filled. The committee may require selected finalists perform a teaching demonstration.

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Adjunct Faculty, Electronics Technology
Open Internally or Externally External
If faculty, tenure track status Non-Tenure Track
Reports to (title) Associate Dean
Department SAT Instruction
Requisition Number AP0210
Position Type Replacement
Job Category Adjunct - Variable
FT/PT Part-time
Initial Work Location Westpointe Center
Starting Salary $16.21 - $47.91
Job Open Date 08/18/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Priority Review Date
Job Summary

Under general supervision, teach various electronics,
instrumentation, and automation courses to community
college students. Ability to teach theory and hands-on for Allen Bradley PLC’s, AC/DC Motors, Smart Field Instrumentation, Fluid Power Systems, and Various Industry Sensors. Should have a working knowledge of Automation and Instrumentation principles. As assigned, support college and department in maintaining and developing courses and programs that are
current and are in demand by industry. Provide instruction via different instructional delivery methods, Open Entry, Instructor-led, Competency Based Education (CBE) and as assigned. Ability to utilize computers and applications related to the field. Able to work Monday through Thursday nights, from 5 pm to 9 pm, as needed.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

1. Excellent oral and written English
communication skills. Commitment to both teaching and
developing curriculum. Use of technology including online
course design and delivery is an added advantage.
2. Ability to work effectively with a diverse student
population.
3. Build, install, test, or maintain robotic equipment or related
automated production systems.
4. Troubleshoot robotic systems, using knowledge of
microprocessors, programmable controllers, electronics,
circuit analysis, mechanics, sensor or feedback systems,
hydraulics, or pneumatics.
5. Disassemble and reassemble robots or peripheral equipment to make repairs such as replacement of defective circuit boards, sensors, controllers,
encoders, and servomotors.
6. Perform preventive or corrective maintenance on robotic
systems or components
7. Experience with Process Instruments for the measurement and control of Pressure, Level, and Flow.
8. Experience with PLC’s and HMI devices, ladder logic, hardware and software, HMI screen creation for industrial touchscreens and/or SCADA.
9. Knowledge of VFD’s and harmonic mitigation.
10. Experience with digital process data communication.
11. Experience and knowledge of Process Technology, Control Concepts, and over-all Instrumentation/Automation industry
hardware and software.
12. Experience and knowledge of Instrumentation, Measurement and Control for Industry, and Building Integration.
13. Ability to instruct theory and hands-on
labs for electronics, industrial control, motors, instrumentation, technical-math and automation.
14. Knowledge and application of NEC, and other industry standards.
15. Knowledge of industry related certifications, and requirements, competencies.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties Continued
Preferred Qualifications

1. A Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in a field related to instrumentation/automation/robotics/electronics/electrical is preferred with at least 4 years of Automation & Instrumentation industry work experience.
2. Experience working in a college setting, responsible for the development, instruction and direction of Instrumentation, Automation/Controls, and Electronics.
3. Industry Certifications in any and all related areas. ISA, etc.

Minimum Qualifications

1. An A.S./A.A.S. degree from a regionally accredited institution in a field related to instrumentation/automation/robotics/electronics/electrical with at least 2 years of Automation & Instrumentation industry work experience.
2. Industry Certifications in any and all related areas. ISA, etc. Control Technician.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Ability to teach theory and hands-on for Allen Bradley PLC’s, AC/DC Motors, Smart Field Instrumentation, Fluid Power Systems, and Various Industry Sensors. Should have a working knowledge of Automation and Instrumentation principles. Provide instruction via different instructional delivery methods, Open Entry, Instructor-led, Competency Based Education (CBE) and as assigned. Ability to utilize computers and applications related to the field. Able to work Monday through Thursday nights, from 5 pm to 9 pm, as needed.

Non-Essential Responsibilities and Duties
Special Instructions

Salt Lake Community College will conduct criminal background checks on the selected finalist.
Official Transcripts and credentials are required before a job offer can be made.
All applications submitted by the priority review date will be reviewed first. All applications submitted after the review date will be reviewed if the position is not filled.
The committee may require selected finalists perform a teaching demonstration.

FLSA

Supplemental Questions

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    • College Placement Center
    • Friend
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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curr. Vitae
  2. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Letters of Reference
  3. Other Doc
  4. Student/Faculty Evaluations