College Instructor of Welding

Website New Mexico State University

College Instructor of Welding Job Highlights

Title College Instructor of Welding
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Teaching/Management
Location Carlsbad, NM, United States
Company New Mexico State University

Company Profile

New Mexico State University is an educational institute offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. The university offers programs in the fields of agriculture and home economics; arts and sciences; business administration and economics; education; engineering; and health and social services.

Job Profile

The university is looking for a Welding Instructor who will primarily teach welding classes at Carlsbad High School during the day and maybe assigned to teach classes at the college campus on evenings and weekends.

Educational Qualification

  • Associate’s Degree in a closely related field and 5 years of welding experience and 1 year of teaching experience OR
  • 2 years of welding certificate and 8 or more years of welding experience and 2 or more years of teaching experience. (Community college teaching experience preferred)

Note: Finalists will be asked to demonstrate their teaching skills during the interview process.

Work Experience

  • The prospective applicants must have a combination of required education (program) and experience.

Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Letter of Interest/Cover Letter
  • Unofficial Transcripts (Undergraduate and Graduate Combined)


  • Conduct ongoing assessment of courses and advise students
  • Participate in professional development activities
  • Participate in various committee assignments for the benefit of NMSU Carlsbad
  • Teach courses in SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, OFC, OFW in accordance with AWS, blueprint and welding symbols, welding safety, metallurgy, and weld quality.
  • Teach effectively to a diverse student body
  • Teaching assignments are on a 9-month contract of 15-credit hours per semester


  • The candidates will get $46,228.08 to $51,081.50 annually, commensurate with education and experience.

Employer’s Statement

New Mexico State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

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