Welding Instructor

  • Sitting Bull College
  • Fort Yates, ND, USA
  • Sep 03, 2019
Full time Education

Job Description

POSITION TITLE:              Welding Instructor

LOCATION:                         Sitting Bull College

                                                Fort Yates, ND

SALARY:                              Faculty, Associates Degree (Exempt)

                                                ($34,180-$42,180) DOE

SUPERVISION:                   Vice President of Operations



            Responsible for providing instruction and supervision of work experience activities of students enrolled in the TREND Welding Certificate program.


  1. Prepare and implement lesson plans in the Welding Certificate program.
  2. Prepare students to take and pass their AWS certifications.
  3. Maintain various reports such as attendance, grades, and other reports as required by administration.
  4. Evaluate student performance and assign appropriate grades. Participate in student assessment activities.
  5. Establish and monitor a work based learning plan for each student enrolled in the program. This would include the following: a) set up objectives for the work experience; b) locate the job site and supervisor; c) relate objectives to the work site supervisor and student; d) verification of hours completed by student.
  6. Update and maintain curriculum in building trades to meet industry standards. Update and maintain course syllabi as needed.
  7. Counsel and advise students enrolled in the building trades program. Maintain advisee file for each student.
  8. Select and obtain materials and supplies such as textbooks and laboratory equipment.
  9. Maintain inventory of department equipment.
  10. Establish and hold program advisory committee meetings.
  11. Must communicate effectively with others.
  12. Other duties as assigned by the Vice President of Academics.
  13. Provide friendly, helpful customer service to students, clients and visitors.
  14. Attend all scheduled college functions and meetings as required.
  15. Serve on college committees as appointed.
  16. Promote and recruit students for Sitting Bull College. Promote the Welding Trades division of the TREND grant and implement BEST Practice.


  1. Associates degree in Welding Technology or other related field.
  2. Must have certifications through AWS.
  3. Minimum of five years of (current) experience in the Welding industry and know how to use updated technology in the field.
  4. Teaching experience preferred.
  5. Have knowledge and experience working with federal and tribal programs.
  6. Must be eligible for State Career and Technical Education certification.




New hires are subject to Tribal background check and pre-employment drug/alcohol testing. Must be drug and alcohol free. AA * EEO * M * F * B Employer


Please submit: Cover letter, Resume, official transcripts, 3 current reference letters signed and dated (1 from immediate supervisor), certificate of Indian blood (if applicable), copy of Social Security Card & Valid driver’s license & SBC Background check to:


Personnel Office Sitting Bull College 9299 HWY 24 Fort Yates, ND  58538 (701)854-8004

Any applicant not having the above documents enclosed will not be considered