Skagit Valley College

Mount Vernon , WA
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Automotive Instructor

Skagit Valley College
Mount Vernon, WA Full time
Posted on April 7, 2018

Skagit Valley College invites applications for the position of:

Automotive Instructor

The Opportunity: Skagit Valley College (SVC) is seeking qualified applicants for a tenure track faculty position in Automotive Technology.  Some of what you’ll do includes providing classroom and hands-on instruction in all Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) areas of automotive technology with a special emphasis on basic and advanced electrical, brake systems, suspension and alignment systems, and automatic/ manual transmissions. You will get to utilize energetic and innovative strategies to maintain and improve the automotive program, assist in the development and assessment of program and college outcomes, develop industry relationships, and prepare students for ASE certification using principles of Universal Design.

We seek teacher-scholars whose engagement complement and inform their teaching. Faculty at SVC respect and work effectively with diverse students, colleagues, staff and others in a campus climate that promotes innovative teaching, quality scholarship, a diverse learning environment, equitable access and educational achievement for all students. 

About us: Nestled between the Cascade Mountains and Puget Sound in the northwest corner of Washington State, Skagit Valley College is located 60 miles north of Seattle and 80 miles south of Vancouver, BC. Based in Mount Vernon, the college also serves a campus in Oak Harbor, and centers in Langley, Anacortes and Friday Harbor. SVC is nationally known for its learning communities and for a strong commitment to student success. 

What we offer: Initial placement is generally $54,015 per year for a standard 172-day contract, depending on education level and experience. At SVC, you’ll balance your work and life with professional growth opportunities, sick leave, access to an onsite gym, and an array of health, dental, vision, and retirement plans to meet your current and future needs.

Skagit Valley College adheres to a set of guiding principles: Respect, Integrity, Open and Honest Communication, and Collaboration.