Assistant, Lab, Diesel and Heavy Equipment (Part-Time Temporary)

Guilford Technical Community College - Jamestown, NC4.3

Part-timeEstimated: $31,000 - $43,000 a year
This position provides basic support to diesel and heavy equipment laboratory operations under the direction of the Program Director and area faculty. This is a part time temporary position up to 25 hours/week.

  • Coordinating the preparation of Diesel shop exercises and activities. This coordination includes ensuring all equipment, trucks, and expendable supplies are in place and sufficient for the requirements of each session.
  • Maintaining the shop facilities, equipment, and required supplies in a clean and orderly manner to allow the faculty to focus on instructing students.
  • Using hand tools, minor troubleshooting and repair of equipment, cleaning and organizing of storage racks, shelves and cabinets.
  • Providing for the security of facilities, equipment and instructional materials and maintaining safe working conditions
Additional Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performs safety and security watch at all times.
  • May give students help on machines and diesel engines.
  • Follow daily special project instructions as needed.
  • Inform instructors of safety violations and issues
Difficult Challenges Contacts Education Required
High school diploma

Education Preferred
Diesel and Heavy Equipment Diploma or Certificate

Experience Required
  • Two years relevant work experience in a Diesel Maintenance or other diesel industry environment
Experience Preferred
  • Greater than two years relevant work experience in a Diesel Maintenance or other diesel industry environment
  • Post-secondary lab/shop experience in a Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technology academic program
  • Experience maintaining and auditing shop environments.
KSA Required KSA Preferred Department/Job Specific Requirements Physical Demands
  • Work is typically performed in a diesel shop environment. Students of all ages and abilities are in the shop while working.
  • While on campus, the lab assistant shall uphold the persona and standards of a professional employee of the college. Be an example for following safety rules.
  • Self-starting work ethic. Assistant must stay busy. Student interaction beyond work relationship kept to a minimum.
  • Reliability is a must.
Posting Type Part-Time Staff
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number 2018-067-TEMP-P
Open Date 09/28/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants