Unclassified Employment Opportunities

Position: Carpentry Instructor - Adjunct
Department: Workforce Development
Reports To: Director of Workforce Development

Position Summary
The Carpentry Instructor will be instructing students in the various skills needed in the carpentry field including safety, use of various tools, reading of construction drawings, and construction.

Demonstrated Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

The ideal candidate must have the ability to promote an inclusive environment that reflects the broad diversity and backgrounds represented by our students, employees, and our local community, one in which every individual feels respected and valued. The Carpentry Instructor must demonstrate cultural humility and the ability to work with a college community with diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds, including those with disabilities and veterans.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare lessons designed to teach students the safety, tools and techniques needed in the carpentry field.
  • Be able to teach students how to use the various tools needed in carpentry.
  • Be able to teach students the safety and techniques needed to be a competent carpenter.
  • Be able to assess students’ progress in the development of knowledge and skills.
  • Keep accurate records of attendance and assessments.
  • Comply with all requirements of the NCCER curriculum for certification.
  • Be able to teach at night and on weekends.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Journeyman level in carpentry.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate’s Degree in Construction.
  • NCCER Certified Instructor in Carpentry.
  • Licensed Contractor.
  • Ability to operate a CNC Router and Laser Cutter.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to operate various carpentry and woodworking tools.
  • Ability to teach others how to operate safety use and operate various carpentry and woodworking tools.
  • Ability to teach others the knowledge needed to pass the NCCER assessments in carpentry to obtain certification.
  • Must have good oral and written communication skills.

Physical Demands: When Applicable

  • Ability to work in excess of 40 hours a week, which may include nights and weekends.
  • Ability to operate a computer and standard office equipment.
  • Ability to carry <25 lbs., stand, sit, reach, bend, climb, reach and push/pull.

To apply, send cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three professional references to: resumes@nunez.edu (put Carpentry Instructor in the subject line)

All applications are confidential, and references will not be contacted without the expressed authorization of the applicant.

It is the policy of Nunez Community College not to discriminate based on sex, creed, color, race, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or disability in its educational programs, activities, or employment policies as required by Title IX of the 1972 Education Amendments and other Federal and State anti-discrimination laws.