Posting Number 20110405-1
Job Title Adjunct - Welding Instructor
Job Category Adjunct
Department ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY
Job Description Summary
Adjunct instructor teaches courses within the welding curriculum. Classes will
be day or evening at the Niles, Michigan, campus and may include MIG, TIG, or
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Teach materials in an engaging and interactive manner to students.
• Teach courses during the hours outlined for the course.
• Grade homework, quizzes, tests, final exams, and student labs.
• Document grades in Learning Management System (Moodle)
• Perform final outcomes assessment with course leader.
• The duties listed in this job description are not all-inclusive, but a list
of the major responsibilities. Additional duties not noted in the job
description may be assigned by a supervisor.
• Associates Degree in welding technology or journeyman card
• Minimum 3 years proven welding experience
• Teaching Experience
All applicants must demonstrate the ability to promote active and
collaborative learning through a variety of teaching methods, as well as
relate to students. Excellent organization and communication skills as well as
the demonstrated use of instructional technology are required.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Must be able to complete the following with or without a reasonable
1. The physical activity of this position.
A. Climbing. Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps,
poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Body agility is
B. Stooping. Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist.
C. Kneeling. Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
D. Crouching. Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
E. Crawling. Moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet.
F. Reaching. Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
G. Standing. Particularly for sustained periods of time.
H. Pushing. Using upper extremities to press against something with steady
force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
I. Pulling. Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or
tug objects in a sustained motion.
J. Lifting. Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving
objects horizontally from position-to-position.
K. Grasping. Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm.
L. Feeling. Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature
or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.
M. Talking. Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word.
N. Hearing. Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or
without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral
communication, and to make the discriminations in sound.
O. Repetitive motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands,
2. The physical requirements of this position.
Heavy work. Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50
pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move
3. The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception, and
The employee is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy,
neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned or to make general
observations of facilities or structures.
4. The conditions the employee will be subject to in this position.
A. The employee is subject to environmental conditions. Protection from
weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes.
B. The employee is subject to both environmental conditions. Activities occur
inside and outside.
C. The employee is subject to extreme heat. Temperatures above 100 degrees for
periods of more than one hour.
D. The employee is subject to noise. There is sufficient noise to cause the
employee to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level.
E. The employee is subject to vibration. Exposure to oscillating movements of
the extremities or whole body.
F. The employee is subject to hazards. Includes a variety of physical
conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles,
electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high
heat or exposure to chemicals.
G. The employee is subject to atmospheric conditions. One or more of the
following conditions that affect the respiratory system of the skin: fumes,
odors, dust, mists, gases, or poor ventilation.
H. The employee is frequently in close quarters, crawl spaces, shafts, man
holes, small enclosed rooms, small sewage and line pipes, and other areas that
could cause claustrophobia.
Close Date 10/31/2021
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