Instructor, Powerline Technician
Location: Southeast College Weyburn, Saskatchewan
Duties: You will instruct students, facilitate learning and evaluate student progress for students enrolled in the Powerline Technician Program. You will plan, organize and manage learning activities and resources in both classroom and lab settings. You will teach all of the courses in Levels 1- 4 of the Powerline Technician Apprenticeship Technical Training Program as outlined by the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission, including theory and practical. Instructional topics will include but are not limited to pole climbing safety, AC and DC theory, rigging, structures, line work, line design and drawings, above ground and underground systems, specific terminology associated with the trade and ground disturbance procedures. You will also be required to prepare learner performance reports and assessments as required. Other related duties include maintaining a quality student centered and diverse learning environment. You will also serve as a subject matter expert for any related development activities.
Qualifications: The successful candidate must demonstrate depth of knowledge in powerline work and its practical application in industry. The candidate must be physically able to demonstrate all aspects of training. An individual physical assessment may be required. Candidates should have knowledge of classroom management and teaching practices. Strong oral and written communication, analytical, conflict resolution and organizational skills are a requirement for this position. The ability to work independently but also collaboratively as a member of an instructional team while demonstrating a strong commitment to student success will be essential. The ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders is also a requirement.
Your required knowledge and skills would have been obtained through Interprovincial Red Seal Journeyperson Certification in Powerline Technician. This position requires a minimum of ten (10) years recent, relevant experience. Preference may be given to individuals with prior experience instructing adults and those who can demonstrate a strong application of related mathematical concepts.
Remuneration: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Start Date: On or about May 1 for a 5-year term.
The successful candidate will be required to provide proof of training and qualifications as well as provide a satisfactory criminal background check.
Please apply online with resume and cover letter at firstname.lastname@example.org. Interested candidates can also contact Human Resources at 306.848.2532. Names of three (3) professional references including a current supervisory reference and proof of credentials will be required as part of the interview process. Candidates must clearly demonstrate in their resume that they meet all of the required qualifications. Apply by: April 10, 2020