Instructor - Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Program

J M PERRY INSTITUTE OF TRADES INDUSTRIES & AGRICULTURE
Yakima, WA 98903
United States
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Main Campus - Yakima, WA
$60,000.00 - $70,000.00 Salary

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INSTRUCTOR


HEATING, VENTILATION, AIR CONDITIONING & REFRIGERATION TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM

QUARTERS 3 & 4 (SECTION 2)


 


This is a full time, year-round teaching appointment in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology program.  This position will report to the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Department Head.


 


WORKING CONDITIONS:


Duties are performed in a classroom and lab environment.  Working conditions will align with the career and technical education field as follows:


 


Career and technical education teachers, especially those in postsecondary schools, teach courses and develop lesson plans.  [They will normally work in a building and perform tasks such as word processing, telephone calls, emails, and lecturing.  Career and technical educators will also spend time supervising students in a simulated lab environment.]


 


Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Career and Technical Education Teachers, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/education-training-and-library/career-and-technical-education-teachers.htm (visited July 12, 2020).


This is an exempt, full-time, regular position.


 


SALARY RANGE: $60,000 - $70,000 per year


 


We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Perry Technical Institute pays 100% of employees’ medical, dental and vision premiums and 50% for qualified dependents.  The benefits package also includes participation in a 401(k) with a 4% match and profit-sharing opportunity, flexible spending plan, employee assistance plan, paid sick leave (accrue 4 hours per pay period), up to 5 paid weeks of scheduled breaks, 14 paid holidays, and 4-day work weeks.


 


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS




  • Specialty Journeyman Electrician O6A Certification or eligible to obtain the 06A Certification within 180 days of employment.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and to interface with business and professional constituents.

  • Ability to operate a computer.


  • Must be willing to consent to a drug test.


 


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:



  • Certificate of completion from an accredited career school in the subject area(s) taught or associate degree.

  • Previous teaching experience.

  • Excellent lecture skills.

  • Knowledge and skill in industry.

  • Ability to integrate industry scenarios and role playing into instruction.

  • Ability to contribute to curriculum development and skilled at bringing the business community to the classroom.

  • Experience with Learning Resource Systems (LRS).


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:



  • Responsible for teaching HVAC/R Technology (go to www.perrytech.edu for course descriptions) in a hands-on lecture and lab environment.

  • Participate in course and program development.

  • Maintain compliance with state and national accrediting agencies.

  • Remain current in industry.

  • Interact with other departments in pursuing the institution’s goals and objectives, including Admissions and Career Services.

  • Complete and maintain an ongoing professional growth plan.

  • Attend and complete new instructor orientation and training.

  • Grade, assess and document student progress and attendance using Perry Tech’s LRS.

  • Provide student advising on progress as per Perry Tech policy.

  • Attend routine department meetings.

  • Attend routine faculty meetings.

  • Participate in various Perry Tech committees as assigned (safety, strategic planning, etc).

  • Conduct program tours.

  • Attend and participate in Perry Tech “Open House” events.

  • Attend and complete various yearly Perry Tech issued trainings.

  • Have good attendance and the ability to work well with others.

  • Other duties as assigned.