WELD 120 Introduction to Welding

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Job Title:
WELD 120 Introduction to Welding

Texas Township Campus

Part Time

Pay Rate:
$3803.36 per section taught

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Job Summary:

Are you looking for a way to share your knowledge with college students? Are you comfortable leading in a classroom setting? Then, KVCC may have the perfect part-time faculty position for you.

KVCC is seeking an instructor for our Fall 2019 WELD 120 course. This course is the introductory welding course designed for welders and non-welders. It covers the basic safe operation of the oxy-fuel welding, cutting and brazing systems along with training in the basic electric arc welding processes, SMAW (arc), GMAW (mig), GTAW (tig, and FCAW. These processes provide the skills necessary to select and operate welding equipment safely.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree, Journeyman’s status, or a minimum of two years continuous work experience using MIC (GMAW, Flux-cored (FCAW, Arc (SMAW welding process, TIG (GTAW), the oxy-fuel welding and cutting process, and the plasma arc cutting process required.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Welding lab machinery / operational safety oriented.
  • Excellent hands on welding skills.
  • Excellent communication, classroom / group delivery skills.

Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

Teaching experience at the college-level is preferred.

Professional Licenses and Certifications; i.e. Journeyman Card preferred.

Physical Demands:

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
Ability to stand for extended periods of time (six hours or more).

Work Hours:
Tuesdays, 7:00pm - 10:10pm and Thursdays 7:00pm - 10:10pm

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Closing Date:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please upload transcripts or proof of Journeyman’s status under “Unofficial Transcripts.”

KVCC reserves the right to conclude this search should a sufficient applicant pool be established prior to the posted closing date.

EEO Statement

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