Welding Technology Instructor (2021-2022) - George Washington High School
The Welding Instructor will provide instruction in all aspects of welding to high school students.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assist students in enhancing their skills in the areas necessary to seek employment in the welding/manufacturing industry. Integrate the instruction of basic skills into the career and technical curriculum. Prepare students for entry-level employment into the welding and/or manufacturing industries or for post-secondary study. Assist students to be successful in career and technical education by monitoring their technical, basic skills, and placement records. Train students where they can earn an industry certification.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Must hold or be eligible for a Virginia teaching license, with appropriate endorsement
Hold a valid Welding Technology license and be eligible for the National Center for Constructional Education & Research (NCCER) or the American Welding Society (AWS) certification
Must possess knowledge in SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, cutting, and blueprint symbol identification
Must be willing to participate in continuing professional development
Have the ability to supervise students in a welding lab and on location at internships
Have the ability to improve and enhance the program based upon the skills that welding and manufacturing industry employers are demanding
Have the ability to develop partnerships with area employers