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Adjunct Industrial Technology (Manufacturing) Instructor

Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs, IA

Job Description

Positions available in Council Bluffs and Clarinda, IA

Basic Function and Responsibility:

Adjunct Faculty is responsible for teaching classes as assigned by the Dean. Must evaluate and report student performances and progress in courses in accordance with College and division policies and procedures. Must meet Adjunct Faculty Minimum Hiring Standards and adhere to college policies and procedures.

Typical Physical Demands:

Requires to work in a lab setting; wiring, and safety skills needed. Requires prolonged standing or sitting.  Requires bending, stooping or stretching.  Will require medium lifting.  Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity.  Requires the use of office equipment such as computers, calculator, telephone, and copiers.

Typical Working Conditions:

Work is performed in a classroom and a lab that replicates workplace environment.  Frequent contact with internal and external customers is required.  

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:

Help students achieve their educational and career goals

Promote, develop, and deliver quality education programs with the intent to retain students to graduation

Organize and teach labs as assigned by the academic dean

Assess student learning outcomes in courses each term

Refer students to college resources

Promote, model, and enforce academic integrity

Be available for student assistance via email, phone, or conference

Maintain confidentiality in accordance with FERPA and Title IX regulations

Implement accommodations for ADA compliance

Initiate and pursue a professional growth plan to maintain competency and knowledge of current research, practice trends in the field

Post student attendance, grades, and course syllabus to the college LMS in accordance with college timelines

Exhibit a positive and professional demeanor and attitude, contributing to a productive and growth oriented work environment

Demonstrate professional decorum with all members of the college and community

Other duties as assigned which may include:

  • Review faculty credentials in consultation with the Academic Dean
  • Review student transcripts upon request
  • Assist with instructor orientations
  • Assist the College with NACEP accreditation standards


Bachelor’s degree preferred, no degree required with 6,000 hours experience or state certification/license

Required:  None

Preferred:  Teaching experience is preferred.

Job Skills:

  • Understanding the basics of circuits; the principles of electric circuits and the study of voltage, current, resistance, power, energy, magnetism, electromagnetism, capacitors, inductors, and transformers.


  • Overview of OSHA and an overview of commonly used safety precautions and operation of tools and equipment.

For all Faculty and Adjunct positions please include an IWCC Application, Cover Letter, Resume and Unofficial Transcripts.

Job Details

Date Posted December 7, 2018
Date Closes February 5, 2019
Address 2700 College Rd
Located In Council Bluffs, IA
Department DEMT-Academic Affairs
Job Type Part-time Employee
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
SOC Category 17-3029.05 Industrial Engineering Technologists
Zipcode 51503
Name Human Resources Director

This job requires the following skills

  • Industrial Electrical
  • Community College Administration
  • Community College Teacher
  • Manufacturers Representative

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