Engineering Technology Instructor

Clinton Community College is seeking an Engineering Technology Instructor. On-campus teaching, full-time 165 Day faculty contract.

Position Title:

Engineering Technology Instructor

Reporting Relationship:

Dean of Manufacturing and Skilled Trades

Starting Salary:

$51,000 annually

Position Summary:

Responsible for teaching courses and assessing learning outcomes in assigned discipline. Assignments may include alternative delivery methods, evening courses, and multiple sites. Must demonstrate excellence in teaching and service. Must demonstrate a commitment to the mission and values of the community college.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in discipline preferred or a combination of education, training, and at least 6,000 hours of relevant tested experience in the field of instruction in which the instructor teaches classes. 

Successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills:

Ability to utilize a variety of technology-based instructional tools, comfortable teaching in-person, online, and hybrid environments. Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in electronics, hydraulics/pneumatics, advanced Programmable Logic Controllers, automation, industrial robotics, and motion control.  Civic involvement is desirable.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Teaches courses in accordance with outcomes identified in the established course development model. Uses effective and appropriate instructional delivery methods.
  • Participates in the design of appropriate courses and programs of instruction. Utilizes appropriate process to maintain currency of curriculum and collaborates in the development and revision of curriculum as needed.
  • Demonstrates satisfactory preparation and meets with classes as scheduled.
  • Demonstrates rapport with students.
  • Solicits and uses student feedback in all classes to improve teaching and learning practices.
  • Establishes a clear and accurate syllabus for each class. Posts syllabus in CANVAS. Communicates course objectives, instructional processes, evaluation policies and methods, and attendance policies to students.
  • Evaluates and records student performance and achievement on a regular basis and provides feedback to students.
  • Establishes and maintains appropriate office hours to assist students and provide feedback.
  • Collaborates with support services to assist student success in the classroom and meets recommended student/instructional accommodations as required.
  • Monitors and communicates with students about academic progress. Collaborates with advising by monitoring student progress and referring at-risk students using early alert tools and/or other mechanisms. Maintains accurate attendance reports and delivers timely 4-week progress grades, midterm grades, and final grades.
  • Participates in outcomes assessment measurements adopted by EICC. Plans and implements learning strategies appropriate for meeting student outcomes. Analyzes results of planning and teaching and makes appropriate revisions.

Involvement with the College and EICC District

  • Serves on college and district committees, work groups, and task forces.
  • Attends and participates in all scheduled faculty, college, district, and advisory meetings as appropriate.
  • Assists college in the recruitment and retention of students.
  • Serves as an active department team member.
  • Demonstrates professionalism at all times.
  • Supports the EICC mission, values and belief in high expectations and high aspirations.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to use a variety of hand tools and job specific tools
  • Lifting up to 50 pounds to a height of three feet
  • Perform all normal and expected duties of a skilled trade
  • Lifting, kneeling, squatting, climbing, crawling, stooping, turning/twisting, balancing, reaching and handling with varying frequencies
  • Frequent lifting and carrying, pushing, or pulling objects

Review of applications will begin Friday, May 12, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. For consideration please complete online application and send resume and cover letter to e-mail

It is the policy of Eastern Iowa Community College District not to discriminate in its programs, activities, or employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, and actual or potential family, parental or marital status, as required by the Iowa Code §§216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681-1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact EICC’s Equal Employment Opportunity Officer/Equity Coordinator, Eastern Iowa Community College District, 101 West Third Street, Davenport, Iowa 52801, 563-336-5222, or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education, John C. Kluczynski Federal Building, 230 S. Dearborn Street, 37th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604-7204, Telephone: (312) 730-1560 Facsimile: (312) 730- 1576, TDD (800) 877-8339 Email: