Professor - Industrial Manufacturing Processes - AC-L-18-01

of Applied Arts and Technolgy
P.O. Box 398, 1450 Nakina Drive
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7C 4W1
College Website:
Post Reply
College Contact
Posts: 1
Joined: Mon Mar 18, 2013 10:20 am

Professor - Industrial Manufacturing Processes - AC-L-18-01

Post by resumes » Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:43 am

Requisition # AC-L-18-01
Job Title Professor - Industrial Manufacturing Processes
Employee Group Academic
Job Type Partial Load
Organizational Unit Confederation College -> School of Engineering Tech/Trades
Location Thunder Bay Campus - Thunder Bay, ON CA (Primary)
Position Reports to Chair, School of Engineering Technology & Trades

In accordance with Confederation College’s core values of respect, caring and openness we are committed to providing our current and future employees with a workplace that is safe, healthy and fair. As such we are fragrance free, fully accessible and encourage applications from all qualified applicants. Applicants requiring accommodation during the interview process should contact Human Resources Services at (807) 475-6148 to make appropriate arrangements.

Job Description
• Bring excitement, enthusiasm and commitment to the College’s Industrial Manufacturing Processes program;
• Design/develop and deliver courses and labs related to the Industrial Manufacturing Processes program;
• Engage students in the classroom and lab environment, ensuring learner awareness of curriculum, their academic progression and evaluation of learning;
• Provide an environment that makes effective use of available resources based on the cooperative learning theory while incorporating a variety of teaching and learning strategies to meet various learning styles;
• Evaluate student progress and achievement using a variety of evaluative tools;
• Actively contribute to and care about our student success;
• Participate in and contribute to special events, consultative committees and program and course curriculum design and revision;
• Assist, advise, coach and mentor students with course choices, career possibilities and opportunities to continue their education at the advanced degree level;
• Actively participate as a team member in departmental functions, initiatives and committee work;
• Champion the development of customized training and educational programs in collaboration with public and private sector partners;
• Advocate and market the program and the College in a positive manner;
• Teach related course in other College programs as required; and
• Work in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act.

A partial load employee is defined as a teacher who teaches more than six and up to and including twelve hours per week on a regular basis. A detailed description of responsibilities per the classification definition of Professor is available in the Academic Collective Agreement ( This position involves up to 36 weeks of assigned contact per academic year, and may be in any of three semesters at the College’s discretion, and may include weekend work.

Job Requirements
Candidates must possess the following:
• An Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical Engineering diploma or degree (master’s level preferred); and
• A minimum of ten years of recent, practical, progressively responsible industrial experience related to component manufacturing and complex product assembly, manufacturing methods, tooling, production trouble-shooting and problem solving, customer/supplier liaison, configuration control, knowledge of advanced materials & composites, and computer aided design (CAD) applications; and
• A current driver’s license and access to a vehicle.
The preferred candidate will have:
• A degree in Education (master’s level preferred);
• Teaching or training experience, in both stand-up delivery and distributed learning, at the college, university or corporate level;
• Thorough knowledge of current safety standards;
• Experience in a leadership/management role;
• The ability to maintain and develop community, industry and government contacts;
• A commitment to education equity to teach diverse student populations and work with colleagues or clients from various backgrounds;
• A current professional affiliation;
• Proven ability to excel in a team environment and a demonstrated commitment to life-long learning; and
• Curriculum and program development experience is desirable, including innovative classroom presentation techniques.
• Additional experience in some of the following areas would be an asset:
• Alternate delivery strategies, student success strategies, academic advising, adult learning theories, culturally competent teaching strategies, and educational applications of computer technologies.

The successful applicant will be required to submit a criminal background check with vulnerable sector screening prior to commencement of employment.

In keeping with our strategic plan commitment to fostering Access and Success, Community Prosperity and Institutional Excellence, we encourage applications from persons of Indigenous ancestry.

Salary Range Partial Load Professors - Postsecondary: $83.79 to $145.36
Shift Type 8:30am - 4:30pm
Other Shift Type (if applicable)
Hours of Work Up to 12 hrs per week
Contract Duration (if applicable)
Category Faculty
Application Deadline 8/30/2018

Post Reply

Return to “Confederation College (Click here for all postings)”