Precision Agriculture Instructor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Classification Title Full-Time Faculty
Position Title Precision Agriculture Instructor
Posting Number FY16/1748SF
Position Status Full-time
FLSA Faculty
Salary and Benefits

Salary is based on the faculty salary schedule. This position is eligible for Northeast Community College excellent benefits package.

Campus NF
General Description

Northeast Community College, a Top 10 Nationally Ranked Community College located in Norfolk, Nebraska is seeking a talented individual to fulfill the role of Precision Agriculture Instructor.
The purpose of this position is to instruct classes and labs as assigned by the Dean and to develop new courses.
This is accomplished by maintaining requisite office hours; providing academic advisement to students; serving on college committees; attending meetings; participating in professional development activities; and performing all instructional-related activities as directed within the policies, guidelines, and regulations of Northeast Community College.

Qualifications: Education

Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in a related educational field or an Associate’s Degree with five years of experience in the appropriate field. Master’s Degree preferred.

Qualification:Experience

Three years teaching or industry experience in precision agriculture or related area is required. Preference will be given to applicants with post-secondary teaching experience.

Qualification:Skills

Candidate should be able to demonstrate expertise in precision agriculture technology and skills in operating and maintaining precision agriculture equipment. Working knowledge of field mapping, variable rate irrigation and other crop related technologies is expected.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The Precision Agriculture teaching assignment begins in August of 2017. Candidates that are selected for an interview will be expected to demonstrate teaching ability by presenting a twenty minute lesson on a topic of his/her choice related to precision agriculture.
Northeast Community College reserves the right to close the search at any time without prior notice to applicants.

Open Date 05/15/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * In what major is your earned degree?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * How did you hear about this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have experience in operating and maintaining precision agriculture equipment?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 2
  3. Letter of Recommendation 3
  4. Transcripts 2