Depends on Qualifications
Bastrop Campus, LA
School of Industrial Sciences and Process Technology
Louisiana Delta Community College seeks an Instructor to teach welding at the
Bastrop campus. This instructor prepares individuals for employment in the
field of welding. Instruction is provided in various processes and techniques
of welding including pipe fabrication, structural fabrication, oxyfuel
cutting, carbon arc cutting, shielded metal arc welding, gas tungsten arc
welding, flux-cored arc welding, gas metal arc welding, pipe-welding, plasma
arc cutting, blueprint reading, weld symbols, and joints.
Examples of Duties
• Teach 35 hours per week in the daytime.
• Plans, develops, and uses effective teaching methods and materials which
assist students in meeting course objectives, are appropriate for students
with diverse educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles, and
engage the students in learning.
• Classes may be day, afternoon, evening, and/or weekends
• Maintain regular office hours, grade records
• Respond to requests for information in a timely manner
• Attend and participate in faculty meetings
• Design and develop curriculum within state and accreditation body guidelines
• Assist in assessment and placement of students in appropriate classes
• Participate in student recruitment, placement, advisement, and serve on
• Identify student learning outcomes: develop processes and tools for
assessment; incorporate results in order to modify instruction and materials
in coordination with colleagues
2. Professional Development
• Maintains high standards of competence in the discipline(s) and teaching
methodologies through professional development activities.
• Reviews, evaluates, reflects, and revises program curricula and teaching
methods through a self-evaluation process of self- reflection.
• Meets or exceeds professional standards, state-mandated guidelines,
requirements of business/industry, and higher education, as appropriate to the
• Actively participates in college meetings and/or committees, task forces,
• Participates in college-related activities such as registration, community
education, and recruitment of students, student retention, and faculty
• Participates in college activities for students/student organizations to aid
• Participates in business and community activities that foster goodwill and
promote the mission and values of the college
• Participates in activities required to maintain program and college
• Participates in setting departmental goals, in developing college budgets
that support the goals, and in planning for achieving those goals.
• Promotes and maintains departmental affiliation agreements and other
• Other duties as assigned
The preferred qualifications for this position are a technical diploma in
Welding and 5 years of current experience as a welder. The minimum
qualifications for the position are a high school diploma/GED and 5 years of
current experience as a welder. The successful candidate must currently hold
all industry based credentials required to work in the profession. The
successful candidate must also be service-oriented, promote excellence, and
embrace a commitment to professionalism. Applicants should have demonstrated
commitment to the philosophy and mission of Louisiana Delta Community College.
Applicant should also demonstrate sensitivity to the needs of students,
faculty, and staff from a variety of backgrounds.
In addition to completing an online application, a cover letter, resume and
transcripts must be attached online for full consideration.
Louisiana Delta Community College (LDCC) is an equal-opportunity, Title IX
institution and pledges to recruit, select and promote diversity by providing
equality of opportunity in higher educations for all persons, including
faculty and employees with respect to hiring, continuation, promotion, and
applicants for admission, enrolled students and graduates without
discrimination or segregation.
The College is interested in candidates who have the communication skills and
cross-cultural abilities to maximize their effectiveness with diverse groups
of colleagues, students, faculty, and community members. All employment
decisions are made on a non-discriminatory basis. LDCC prohibits
discrimination and harassment based on sex, race, color, age, national origin,
religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation,
gender identity and gender expression, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity,
protected veteran status, work-related injury or any other status protected by
applicable national, federal, state or local law. This nondiscrimination
policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in College
programs, services, and activities, A pre-employment background screen is
required for all employees and the College participates in the Federally-
mandated E-Verify program.
LCTCS and its colleges are EEO/AA/ADA Employers
Louisiana State Government represents a wide variety of career options and
offers an outstanding opportunity to "make a difference" through public
service. With an array of career opportunities in every major metropolitan
center and in many rural areas, state employment provides an outstanding
option to begin or continue your career. As a state employee, you will earn
competitive pay, choose from a variety of benefits and have access to a great
professional development program.
Flexible Working Arrangements – The flexibility of our system allows agencies
to implement flexible working arrangements through the use of alternative work
schedules, telecommuting and other flexibilities. These arrangements vary
between hiring agencies.
Professional Development - The Comprehensive Public Training Program (CPTP)
is the state-funded training program for state employees. Through CPTP,
agencies are offered management development and supervisory training, and
general application classes on topics as diverse as writing skills and
computer software usage.
Insurance Coverage – Employees can choose one of several health insurance
programs ranging from an HMO to the State's own Group Benefits Insurance
program. The State of Louisiana pays a portion of the cost for group health
and life insurance. Dental and vision coverage are also available. More
information can be found at www. groupbenefits.org.
Deferred Compensation – As a supplemental retirement savings plan for
employees, the State offers a
Deferred Compensation Plan for tax deferred savings.
Holidays and Leave – State employees receive the following paid holidays each
year: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Mardi Gras, Good Friday,
Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day and
Christmas Day. Additional holidays may be proclaimed by the Governor. State
employees earn sick and annual leave which can be accumulated and saved for
future use. Your accrual rate increases as your years of service increase.
Retirement – State of Louisiana employees are eligible to participate in
various retirement systems (based on the type of appointment and agency for
which an employee works). These retirement systems provide retirement
allowances and other benefits for state officers and employees and their
beneficiaries. State retirement systems may include (but are not limited
to): Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (www. lasersonline.org),
Teacher's Retirement System of Louisiana (www. trsl.org), Louisiana School
Employees' Retirement System (www. lsers.net), among others.
Louisiana Delta Community College
7500 Millhaven Road
Office of Human Resources
Monroe, Louisiana, 71203
https:// www. ladelta.edu/