Classification: College Instructor Full-Time Term Position: August 20, 2018 to June 20, 2019 Swan River, Manitoba
University College of the North (UCN) is committed to building a workforce that is representative of the populations we serve. Applications are invited from individuals who have a demonstrated interest and ability to work with Aboriginal learners and mature students.
The Position: UCN requires a Carpentry Instructor to teach the Carpentry/Woodworking program in Swan River, Manitoba. Courses will be taught Monday to Friday 8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. The program consists of the following courses: Introduction to CNC, Hand Tools, Woodworking Machines, Cabinet Making, Core Occupational Health & Safety, Mathematics 1& 2, Blue Print Reading & Drafting 1 &2, Pre-Employment Trade Communication, Intermediate CNC Router, Concrete Form Construction, General Framing, Stair Construction, Equal Pitch Roof Framing, Exterior and Interior Finishing and Work Practicum. In addition to teaching duties, the instructor will be responsible for classroom management, student supervision, tutoring and advising, maintenance of student records and grades plus maintenance of applicable inventory.
Must have Red Seal Journeyman Certification in carpentry (proof required)
Must have several years of significant experience in the trade after attainment of the Inter-Provincial Red Seal Certificate
Effective communication skills
Strong leadership and teamwork skills
Effective interpersonal skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Excellent computer skills with a familiarity with MS Office
Strong organizational skills
Demonstrated ability to understand and to deal with issues specific to Aboriginal learners and mature students in northern communities
Personal experience and/or knowledge and understanding of the Aboriginal cultures
The ability to speak an Aboriginal language
Previous teaching experience
Current industry standard safety certificates
Certificate in Adult Education
Customer Service Skills
Familiarity with the local Swan Valley construction industry community
Conditions of Employment:
Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada
Applicants must provide a cover letter, résumé, and references with their application.
Applicants must demonstrate on their résumé how they meet the qualifications.
Representative Workforce (formerly employment equity) is a factor in the selection process. Preference will be given to Aboriginal candidates. Applicants are invited to indicate in their covering letter or résumé if they are from any of the following groups: Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, or women and men in non-traditional roles. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Competition Number: 18-065
Closing Date: July 9, 2018
Salary Range: $31.40 to $46.64 hourly, plus remoteness allowance
University College of the North, Attention: Human Resources P.O. Box 3000 The Pas MB R9A 1M7 Fax: (204) 623-4414 Email: email@example.com (preferred format)
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted
Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Legislation (Manitoba).
For more information and other employment opportunities, visit www.ucn.ca.
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