Virginia State Government VWCC Adjunct Faculty: Electrical Technology in Roanoke, Virginia

Position Information

Job Description

Virginia Western, located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains of the Roanoke Valley, is accepting applications for part-time, Electrical Technology adjunct faculty positions on a continuous basis.

Adjunct faculty positions are considered part-time and are appointed on an as needed course-by-course, semester basis. Responsibilities include teaching college-level courses, during the day and/or evening on weekdays and weekends, and may include distance learning courses. Faculty are expected to maintain currency in their teaching disciplines and in trends in community college education.

Applications will be received and considered on a continuous basis, as openings occur. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until needed positions are filled and/or the closing date of our announcement.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent; associates or equivalent in electrical technology is preferred. Five years current occupational experience in electrical technology.

All Adjunct Faculty positions require excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, ability to write syllabi and exams, as well as the ability to work with students of varying abilities from diverse backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum of Tradesmen or equivalent industry certifications. Experience using technology in the classroom. Experience teaching in a college setting; exp. at community college-level.

Special Requirements

Applicants who have degrees earned from educational institutions located outside of the United States are required to have their transcripts evaluated by a recognized credential evaluation service prior to applying for Faculty positions. If the transcripts are in a foreign language, applicants also need to have their transcripts translated prior to applying for job opportunities at Virginia Western.

Applicants who have foreign transcripts may submit a copy of their transcript attached to the original transcript evaluation. Applicants are responsible for the costs associated with translation/evaluation services.

Unofficial transcripts may be provided as part of the application process. However, official transcripts are required of the selected candidate.

Selected applicant will be subject to criminal history, driving, and credit background checks as a condition of employment.

Documents verifying your identity and authorization to work in the United States must be presented upon employment.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Only complete, on-line applications will be accepted. Applicants MUST complete all applicable sections of the seven-section, online application in order for the online application materials to receive full consideration during the recruitment process.

Submission of on-line application must also include a resume, cover letter and transcripts of all college work completed. An “other” document, such as a letter of reference or additional transcripts, is optional and may be included as part of the online application process.

We MUST receive copies of transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions. If the transcripts are not attached to the on-line application, please provide in the transcript text field a written letter to indicate that the transcripts will be mailed or sent separately to fulfill this requirement of the online application process. The application will not be accepted without this “required” documentation.

Incomplete on-line applications will not be accepted. Materials submitted via regular e-mail attachment, postal mail, fax, or in-person in lieu of the on-line application will not be considered. All documents must be received by 5:00 pm (EST) on the closing date.

For more specific information regarding the application process at Virginia Western, visit: Questions about the on-line application process call 540-857-7282 or 857-7283.

Females, minorities, and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply. TTY: “711” or 1-800-828-1120. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA and ADAAA), Virginia Western Community College will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of access to the application, interviewing and selection processes.

Virginia Western is committed to Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and Diversity.

Contact Information


Human Resources







Virginia Western Community College ATTN: Human Resources 3093 Colonial AVE, SW Roanoke VA 24015-4705

Working Title: VWCC Adjunct Faculty: Electrical Technology

Role Title: Non-Classified

Job Open Date: 05/20/2015

Open Until Filled: Yes

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: Varies

Agency: VA Western Community College (286)

Agency Website: Click Here for Agency Website

Location: Roanoke (City) - 770

Position Number: AF107

Job Posting Number: 0031215

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: Yes

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Hourly/Wage

Job Type Detail: Wage/Adjunct Faculty- W-2

Pay Band: UG