Instructor, Machining

companyPueblo Community College
locationPueblo, CO, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/19/2024
Full Time
3 - 5 years of experience
51+ / hour
Salary: $51.13 Hourly

Location : Pueblo, CO

Job Type: Administrative, Professional and Technical

Job Number: 611620-0524

Division: Business & Advanced Technology

Department: Machining & Industrial Maintenance

Opening Date: 07/03/2024

Closing Date: Continuous


**Please Note: An applicant may redact any information on an unofficial transcript that reveals years of attendance, date of graduation, or age.**

**Please Note: Pueblo Community College is not able to provide sponsorship for applicants who do not currently have the legal right to work in the United States or require transfer of a Visa.**

NOTE: **Must be a resident of the State of Colorado or able to relocate to Colorado prior to first date of employment.**

Pueblo Community College is accepting applications for its part-time instructor pool for Academic Year 2024 - 2025 (Fall, Spring and Summer terms). Pay is $35.12 per lab hour and/or $51.13 per lecture hour.

Department/Division Purpose:
The Division of Business and Advanced Technology provides instruction in the disciplines of Agriculture, Business, Manufacturing, Automotive, and Technology.

Job Summary:
The Instructor provides classroom, laboratory, or related instruction under the supervision of the Department Chair and is responsible for planning and providing student instruction in accordance with approved syllabi, curriculum guidelines, and required program standards. The Instructor must adhere to the laws, policies, procedures, rules, and applications which govern and affect the college, including the fiscal rules of the State of Colorado. Teaching methodologies include classroom or hybrid classroom-online.

Instructors may teach a full 16-week term, an abbreviated term, or limited hours, depending on discipline/subject. Instructors are hired as temporary employees and are not eligible for medical or dental benefits. However, Instructor hours are measured annually to determine potential eligibility for medical benefits the following plan year.

Absences will be minimal and only for appropriate cause; notification of Department Chair is required. The Instructor must work with their Faculty Chair to provide coverage or obtain approval for class cancellation according to PCC policy.

Instructors are expected to model professionalism in dress, action, and communication. Accordingly, Instructors are obliged to respond professionally to constructive feedback and to follow the chain of command in resolving conflicts.
Job Duties

Essential Functions
  • Teaches courses as assigned within instructor workload guidelines.
  • Meets all scheduled classes.
  • Provides adequate preparation of course material.
  • Ensures compliance with classroom safety procedures.
  • Submits student grades within required timelines.

Additional Functions
  • Works independently with little supervision or as part of a team.
  • Communicates effectively with students, colleagues, and others.
  • Interacts professionally and respectfully with students, colleagues, and others.
  • Assesses individual and department work processes and recommends improvements.
  • Complies with State Fiscal Rules, State Board policies, System and College protocols, and departmental procedures.
  • Obtains and maintains proficiency with required systems and equipment.
  • Maintains confidentiality of student and employee information as required.
  • Completes all required compliance training within the established timeline.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associates degree in Conventional and CNC/Machining or closely related field from an accredited institution.

Licenses or Certificates:
  • MasterCam/SolidWorks.
  • Eligible for Colorado Vocational Credential.

  • 5 years' experience CNC Machinist/programming
  • 3 years' of MasterCam and SolidWorks

Special knowledge, skills, and abilities:
  • Knowledge of best practices in machining field.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office; working knowledge of Ellucian Banner

Instructors are hired on a temporary, as-needed basis. These positions do not include Medical or Dental benefits. However, Instructors and variable hour employees not receiving a Colorado Public Employee Retirement Association (PERA) retirement benefit will have their hours measured on an annual basis to determine eligibility to enroll in medical health insurance for the following benefit period.

Active members of PERA may purchase supplemental life insurance and disability insurance. Employees may also participate in supplemental retirement plans including 401(k), 457 and 403(b).

More detailed information on the benefits we offer is available on our


I am able to work without sponsorship or transfer of a Visa.
  • Yes
  • No

Do you have an Associate's degree in Conventional and CNC/Machining or a closely related field from an accredited institution?
  • Yes
  • No

Do you have five-years' experience with CNC Machining / programming?
  • Yes
  • No

Do you have three-years of MasterCam and SolidWorks experience?
  • Yes
  • No

Do you have a MasterCam/SolidWorks certification?
  • Yes
  • No

Are you eligible for Colorado Vocational Credential?
  • Yes
  • No

Do you have knowledge of the best practices in the machining field?
  • Yes
  • No

Are you proficient with Microsoft Office; working knowledge of Ellucian Banner?
  • Yes
  • No
Required Question

Years of experience

  • 3 - 5 years of experience

Salary range

  • 51+ / hour

Required skills

  • Mastercam
  • Solidworks