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Please see the job details below for additional information on how to apply for this position.

InstitutionNorthwestern Michigan College
TitleEngineering Instructor
Posted2/12/2018 - 11:00 AM
FT/PTFull Time
Job TypeFaculty
Posted Until3/30/2018
DescriptionDepartment: Science and Math Academic Area
Reports To: Science and Math Academic Area Chair
Anticipated Starting Date: August 2018
Starting Salary: $43,690 - $56,401

Excellent benefit package, including medical, dental, paid sick leave, and tuition benefit. For more details about benefits, go to and click on Salaries and Benefits, or request a copy from the Office of Human Resources.

This faculty member is responsible for teaching engineering courses and engineering technology courses. This instructor will develop and revise courses and course materials as needed. This instructor will be the faculty advisor of the engineering club. This faculty member is a member of the professional teaching staff that is responsible for effectively implementing the mission of NMC and the Science/Math and Technical academic areas. Responsibilities may include teaching nights, weekends, and/or online instruction.
All Faculty positions commensurate with degree and experience as outlined in the NMC Faculty Association Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Supervises others in accordance with NMC's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding, recognizing employees; addressing performance problems or gaps.

This is a full-time, two teaching semester position.

• Minimum of Master’s Degree in Mechanical or Civil engineering or a related field.
• Mastery of or ability to learn software and computer skills including word processing, databases, spreadsheets, presentation software, MATLAB, and SolidWorks.
• Ability to convert data and statistics to graphics.
• Attention to detail and good analytical skills.
• A clear understanding of sound research methodology.
• The ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and constituents of varying technical backgrounds.
• Excellent verbal communication skills, with the ability to develop rapport quickly, speak and listen effectively, and the ability to give succinct instructions.

• Two years of industry experience
• Teaching experience
• Experience at the community college level as instructor and/or student
• Licensed or eligible for licensure as professional engineer within two years of start date
• Coursework in research methods and statistical analysis
• Able to describe how multicultural issues have been or will be brought into courses
• Previous experience teaching or mentoring minorities or members of other underrepresented groups that relate to this position

FOUNDATIONAL COMPETENCIES: Essential for all NMC employees
• Ethical behavior and integrity
• Commitment to quality service, responsible stewardship, continuous improvement
• Agility/adaptability/tolerance for ambiguity
• Accountability/personal responsibility
• Commitment to lifelong learning
• Create/Contribute to a culture of innovation and thoughtful risk-taking
• Collaboration/Team work
• Value all people
How to ApplyTO APPLY:
Applications submitted by 4:30 pm on February 23, 2018 will receive first consideration. Applications must be submitted online at For assistance call 231-995-2612 or 1-800-748-0566 x51377 or email .

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