Position Title Adjunct - Utah Fire & Rescue Academy
Position Category Faculty - Adjunct (Variable Hour)
The Utah Fire and Rescue Academy (UFRA) is hiring an adjunct instructor who
has earned the Utah State Fire Service Instructor I certification or has
equivalent instructor credentials, certificates, and experience in Fire
Science subject areas, and has a minimum of two years experience teaching
curriculum related to Fire Science.
Under the direction of the UFRA Assistant Director – Operations, this
individual will teach, prepare, and follow an approved course of study that
includes measurable objectives for each course taught; prepare instructional
materials (course outlines, syllabi, exams, mock-ups, visual aids, and
instruction sheets) as necessary: instruct, manage, and supervise individuals
and groups in classrooms, props, and drill grounds using appropriate teaching
and safety methods; administer certification exams as directed.
Utah State Fire Service Instructor I certification or has equivalent
Has a minimum of two years experience teaching Fire Science, and has
equivalent certificates, qualifications, and years of experience in the
Must be certified at or above the level of teaching or testing.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of subject material and course content related to Fire Science.
Knowledge of fire terminology and fire behavior.
Knowledge of standards, regulations, and laws pertaining to fire science,
including those pertaining to the Utah Fire Service, Certification System,
and the NFPA.
Knowledge of computer applications.
Interpersonal, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
Knowledge of instructional objectives and course development techniques.
Skill in oral and written communication.
Skills with managing, preparing, and delivering courses in the classroom
and in the field.
Ability to work effectively with students.
Ability to give and receive oral and written instructions and procedures.
Ability to effectively communicate verbally, non-verbally, and in writing.
Frequent standing, sitting, talking, hearing, seeing and vision ability.
Occasional climbing, bending, reaching, walking, crawling, typing,
pushing, pulling, lifting greater than 50 lbs, and grasping.
Employment decisions are made on the basis of an applicant's qualifications
and ability to perform the job without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,
age (40 and over), disability, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or
pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or other bases protected by
applicable federal, state, or local law.
Pay Range DOQ: www. uvu.edu/hr/compensation (for salary schedules)
Advertisement Number FAC06521
Open Date 05/06/2021
Review Start Date 05/12/2021
Close Date 06/18/2021
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant
To be considered as a UFRA adjunct instructor the following must be submitted:
A cover letter of interest with evidence of qualifications.
A resume of instructional education, training, and experience.
Fire Service credentials; copies of technical credentials and certifications.
Two letters of recommendation which address your instructional and technical
qualifications. Proven instructional ability and experience. Letters from your
immediate supervisor, training officer, chief, or UFRA program manager.
Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting https: // www. uvu.jobs/postings/22274
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Do you have Utah State Fire Service Instructor I certification or equivalent instructor credentials?
How many years of instructor experience do you have teaching Fire Science such as; HazMat Awareness, HazMat Operations, Firefighter I & II, ADO, and/or others not listed?
How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
What is the highest level of education attained?
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Documents Needed to Apply
Evidence of Degree (copy of transcript OR diploma)
Other Document #1
Letter of Recommendation 1
Letter of Recommendation 2
License or Certification