Instructor, Advanced Manufacturing - Machining - Fall 2024

companyCollege of Southern Nevada
locationHenderson, NV 89002, USA
PublishedPublished: 11/19/2023
Full Time
50,000 to 59,999 per year
The College of Southern Nevada appreciates your interest in employment at our growing institution. We want your application process to go smoothly and quickly. We ask that you keep in mind the following when completing your application:
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  • Required attachments are listed below on the posting. Your application will not be considered without the required attachments.
  • Please note that applications must be submitted prior to the close of the recruitment. Once a recruitment has closed, applications will no longer be accepted.
If you are unable to attach the required documents to your online application or need assistance regarding the application process, please contact the Talent Acquisition team within Human Resources via email at hr.recruitment@csn.edu or call (702) 651-5800 to be directed to the appropriate Recruiter.

Job Description

*This position will be open until filled. For full consideration, all application-related materials should be submitted by 2/15/2024. Application review will begin on 2/16/2024.

The Advanced Manufacturing Instructor will develop and instruct lab and lecture classes, develop student learning outcomes and course descriptions. This includes organizing instruction towards achieving student learning outcomes; selection of textbooks and other curriculum; conferring with students; evaluating student mastery; and providing a safe and positive classroom and laboratory environment. Primary teaching areas are in Advanced Manufacturing Technology topics such as:
  • Metrology
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Machining
  • CNC Milling and Turning (Lathe)
  • CADD and Additive Manufacturing
  • Automation with PLCs and Robotics
  • Related engineering technology and technical physics classes
Other duties will include program assessment and curriculum development; student advising and mentoring; scholarship of teaching and learning - upholding professional and ethical standards; outreach to the college, community, and profession; supervising student assistants and staff as necessary; and duties as assigned by the Department Chair in coordination with the Director of Advanced Manufacturing.

The candidate is expected to participate in department, and college wide committees, as well as student recruitment activities. The candidate will participate and assist the team to maintain and develop strong industry and community partnerships, within and outside of the program advisory committee. They will also commit to continuing their professional development as an educator through attendance to industry conferences and membership of professional associations.

Required Qualifications
  • Associate degree in Machining or related field or higher, from a regionally accredited College or University with 3 years of related experience; OR a minimum 5 years of Industrial Experience or equivalent government service.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in one of the following: Industrial, Mechanical or Electrical Technology; Mechatronics, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering; degrees in related field are also acceptable from a regionally accredited College or University; OR a minimum of an associate degree in CNC Machining or one of the above listed fields and five additional years of industrial experience in a machining environment.
  • Leadership/ Management Experience.
  • Five or more years of work experience in Machining.
  • Ten or more years of work experience in Manufacturing or Industrial Technologies.
  • One or more years of experience teaching in Career and Technical Education.
  • Industrial Certifications such as NIMS, NC3.
  • Experience teaching on-line/hybrid classes, Canvas preferred.
  • Experience creating college curriculum.
  • Experience developing an industrial lab in a college setting, such as a Machining, Manufacturing, or Mechanical Technologies Lab.
  • Experience working in diverse multicultural situations.
Starting Salary Range

Initial salary placement is based on educational level and total years of full-time equivalent teaching experience. For example, for an instructor with a Master's degree the salary range would be $46,691 to $58,364 annually. The entire salary range is up to $70,038 annually with a Doctorate and 10 years' experience. A maximum of 10 years of experience will be considered for the initial salary placement purposes. *

CSN offers a generous benefit package comprised of excellent health insurance including medical, dental, vison, pharmacy, basic life insurance, and supplemental options (long term care, short term disability, and legal). Comprehensive retirement plans, employee assistance program, tuition discounts at the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) institutions. As well as tuition discounts for spouses, domestic partners, and dependents. Perks encompassing on campus employee discounts, professional and personal development opportunities; and statewide employee purchase programs. Join a dynamic team investing in our future, Students First.


Full-Time Equivalent

Required Attachment(s)

To be considered for this position, please upload the following documents to your application:
  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Contact information for three professional references (Name, email and phone number)
  • Unofficial Academic Transcripts (Applicants who have earned their degrees outside of the United States must have their educational transcripts evaluated by an approved evaluator if their college or university is not listed in the most recent edition of the Higher Education Directory, published by Higher Education Publications, Inc. If you have any questions regarding this, please reach out to the Human Resources, Talent Acquisition & Classification team)
National Search

Out of Area/State Candidates may be offered travel reimbursement with original itemized receipts and in accordance with GSA rates at time of travel.


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Posting Close Date

Note to Applicant

Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. The search committee will use this information during the initial review of application materials.

All document(s) must be received by 11:59 p.m. the day prior to the closing date posted on the job announcement.

This position may require that a criminal background check be conducted on the candidate(s) selected for hire.

As part of the hiring process, applicants for positions in the Nevada System of Higher Education may be required to demonstrate the ability to perform job-related tasks.

Schedules are subject to change based on organizational needs.

CSN is responsive to serving the educational needs of a diverse and ever-changing community. CSN employs only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the U.S. CSN does not sponsor aliens applying for faculty, professional staff, or management positions (H-1B Visas) in the absence of exceptional circumstances as defined by the USCIS.

Fields of study

  • Machining

Salary range

  • 50,000 to 59,999 per year