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Full-Time Faculty: Manufacturing and Mechatronics Instructor and Program Coordinator

Full-Time Faculty: Manufacturing and Mechatronics Instructor and Program Coordinator

locationRoseburg, OR, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/2/2024
Full Time

MANUFACTURING AND MECHTRONICS INSTRUCTOR AND PROGRAM COORDINATORFull-Time FacultyThe Manufacturing and Mechatronics Instructor and Program CoordinatorpositionisOpen Until Filled so that we can find the ideal candidate for our amazing team.

Are you someone who is organized and innovative? A self-starter who is motivated, positive, and has a strong desire to help others? If yes, then this is the position for you!

As a Full-Time Faculty Manufacturing and Mechatronics Instructor and Program Coordinator,you will be an energetic and enthusiastic part of our outstanding team of Career and Technical Educators. Douglas County, Oregon is known worldwide for its wood product industry and cutting-edge Manufacturing sector. Douglas County grown companies such as Con-Vey, Caddock Electronics Inc, Orenco Systems Inc, Fabform Industries Inc, Roseburg Forest Products Co, C&D Lumber Co, and Swanson Group Manufacturing LLC, are growing within the industry - literally!


If you have an interest in coming to work every day to invest in the vitality of our next generations opportunities for career, personal and economic success, we welcome your application. We have the very best students, and our team is looking for the very best colleague to help reach its goals. Bring your energy, diligence, commitment, and collaborative spirit for student success to UCC. 


The Douglas County community through UCC is building upon 50+ years of rich academic experiences and lives changed through higher education. We are a student-centered, positive working environment that thrives on innovation. We are committed to ensuring that everyone who interacts with our campus feels included, valued, and inspired to fulfill our mission to transform lives and enrich communities. 

 Umpqua Community College is located in beautiful Southern Oregon between the mountains of the Cascade Range to the east and the Coastal Range to the west. Hiking, biking, camping and skiing are a short car ride away and the town is surrounded on all sides by the amazing Umpqua River for fishing and water sports. The area is also home to over 40 wineries and many breweries with a bustling downtown. Roseburg has everything you’d want from a small town and has easy access to the bigger cities of Portland and Eugene by jumping on I-5. Roseburg has live-ability, a friendly feel and is ready to be home to your next career and family adventure.



Required Qualifications:

  • Education: Associate or bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing and/or Mechatronics or related field combined with a minimum of five years of successful occupational experience in Manufacturing and/or Mechatronics or five years relevant experience teaching in a Manufacturing / Mechatronics training/education program. (Consideration will be given to an alternative combination of experience and training that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the job.)
  • Demonstrate possession of knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for employment in the manufacturing and mechatronics industry.
  • Demonstrate ability to relate positively with students, teachers, administrators, employers, parents, and the community.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; strong organizational skills.
  • Proven skills working collaboratively and productively in a team environment while building consensus among diverse groups, including department personnel and partner agencies.
  • Demonstrate ability to analyze complex situations and implement proactive or corrective actions and strategies.
  • Thorough knowledge of computer usage and ability to use word processing, multimedia and database software, E-mail, the Internet, Canvas, Banner, and essential computer literacy for instruction.
  • Expertise and/or experience with in-person and remote instruction.
Preferred (Not Required) Qualifications:
  • Education: Master’s degree in Education or related Manufacturing and/or Mechatronics fields.
  • Experience with outcomes assessment, curriculum, or training development; plus, course revision and the ability to teach lessons aligned to learning outcomes.
  • Community College teaching or industry training experience.
  • Professional Technical endorsement in Manufacturing Technology or STEM Education.
  • Appropriate industry certifications (may include):
    • American Welding Society (AWS).
    • Certified Fluid Power Specialist (CFPS).
    • Certified Welding Inspector (CWI).
    • International Fluid Power Society (IFPS).
    • National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS).
    • NC3 Festo or Allen/ Bradley/ Siemens Certifications.


 For full consideration applicants must submit with their application all of the following:

  • A cover letter which addresses your interest in Umpqua Community College and how you would excel in this position;
  • Current resume that includes educational and professional work experience;
  • A list of 3 professional references listing contact information including email address;

 Umpqua Community College Honors Veterans Preference

 Applicants are eligible to use Veterans’ Preference when applying with Umpqua Community College in accordance with ORS 408.225, 408.230 and 408.235; and OAR 105-040-0010 and 105-040-0015. Preference will be given only if the applicant meets the minimum criteria of the position and electronically attach the required documentation at the time of application.
 Documents Required

  • Member Copy 4 of the Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (DD Form 214 or 215)
  • or...
  • Letter from the US Department of Veterans’ Affairs indicating receipt of a non-service connected pension. Disabled Veterans must also submit a copy of Veterans disability preference letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs. You can request copies of your military service record through the National Archives website.

For information regarding Veterans’ Preference qualifications, visit www.oregonjobs.com.
 If you wish to self-identify under Section 503 as an individual with a disability, please provide this information by completing Department of Labor Form CC-305 available at www.dol.gov.
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Umpqua Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This means that we will extend equal opportunity to all individuals without regard for race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, handicaps or veterans status. This policy affirms UCC's commitment to the principles of fair employment and the elimination of all vestiges of discriminatory practices that might exist.
 Employment with Umpqua Community College is contingent upon background check approval.