SVCTE is looking for a CNC machinist to instruct adult students two nights a week in the evenings (in San Jose). Details below.
Manufacturers, if you have any employees (or retirees) that might be interested, please let them know.
Instructors, if you know any alumni that might be interested, please forward this on to them.
Goodwill of Silicon Valley
Goodwill of Silicon Valley has partnered with Silicon Valley Career Technical Education (SVCTE) to conduct a CNC Machining course using the facility and equipment at SVCTE. The class will begin in January 2020, and is intended to train adults to be job-ready
for open CNC Machinist positions. The classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the evenings; tentatively from 6-9:30pm (although exact hours are not yet determined).
This is an opportunity to develop a program that you will execute as the instructor. We have a sample curriculum to use as a guide/template for the instructor to develop their own, or to use as-is.
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a passion for helping others to help themselves.
The student population will be adults with barriers to employment. This could include people with limited or no work experience, individuals that have been criminal justice involved, people with disabilities, etc.
We are looking for someone with hands on experience in this field and has the desire and ability to teach others.
The ideal candidate will have several years working in the field with the skills necessary to instruct others.
The ideal candidate will be able to work with people from diverse socio-economic backgrounds and able to inspire and train the students in a respectful manner.
• Indoor, Machine Shop environment.
• Hearing and speaking to exchange information.
• Vision sufficient to read various materials.
• Dexterity of hands and fingers to perform the tasks required of the position.
• Regularly stand, walk, and sit for extended periods of time.
• Bending at waist, kneeling, or crouching.
• Reaching overhead, above the shoulders, and horizontally.
• Lifting and carrying objects up to 20 lbs.
No benefits provided as this is a part-time position
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-9:30pm, or 6:15-9:45pm
Mark Martin, PhD
Advanced Manufacturing Workforce Development
Bay Area Community Colleges
650 248-7728 (c)
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