Full-Time Instructor, Welding Technology

Forsyth Technical Community College in North Carolina

Deadline June 19, 2012
Date Posted April 27, 2012
Type Non tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

Forsyth Technical Community College is one of the largest community colleges in North Carolina. Due to growth, we currently have an immediate opening for:


Full-Time Instructor, Welding Technology
(12 month)

Successful candidate will teach a broad range of courses in welding technology. Additionally, the instructor will prepare course outlines and objectives, evaluate course offerings, develop new courses, acquire skills and experience in using the newest instructional technologies, advise stuents, and serve on college committees as required; other job related duties may be assigned. Schedule may consist of day or evening classes.


Position requires an Associates degree in Welding or General Occupational Technology, with a diploma/certification in Welding. A Bachelors degree and be a AWS Certified Welding Inspector is preferred. Candidate must have 3 years of work experience in the welding field and have the ability to deposit sound welds in the following welding processes: Shielded Metal Arc Welding plate; Gas Metal Arc/Flux Core Arc Welding plate, Gas Tungsten Arc Welding; Shielded Metal Arc Welding carbon pipe; and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding- stainless pipe. Must be able to write welding procedures, identify essential welding variables, and select proper weld sequences for various welding processes. Finalists for the position must complete a welding performance test. Applicants will demonstrate the ability to deposit sound welds on ferrous and nonferrous structural plate and pipe according to AWS QC 7-93 and AWS D.10.12-89.


Applications must be received in the Human Resources Office by Tuesday, June 19th at 12 noon. Persons interested in applying must go to our website at www.forsythtech.edu and follow the new application process and fulfill all application requirements or stop by our Human Resources Office for assistance. Resumes will not be accepted without a completed Forsyth Tech application.


Director, Human Resources
Forsyth Technical Community College
2100 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC 27103-5197