Marine Engineering Instructor for BCIT

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Marine Engineering Instructor for BCIT

Postby The Dieselduck » Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:47 am

Position Title:BCGEU Instructor
Department:Marine: Marine Engineering
Campus/Location: Marine campus
Employee Group: BCGEU Instructional
Job Status: Regular
Anticipated Start Date: 09-05-2017
Anticipated End Date:

Job Summary/Basic Function:
BCIT is one of Canada's largest post-secondary institutes, with more than 45,000 students enrolled in certificate, diploma, apprenticeship and degree programs.

The Marine Campus, conveniently located in North Vancouver, is a premier provider of marine training in Canada. Many instructors are marine engineers with worldwide and local experience, utilizing their extensive skills to deliver a wide variety of marine engineering courses.

The campus is currently seeking a full-time Instructor to teach applied engineering sciences, engineering knowledge, and workshop courses. The ideal candidate will be able to bring industry experience into the classroom, develop course and program curriculum, deal with relevant operational and educational issues, and cultivate positive relationships with students.


Classroom instruction to cadets, entry-level, upgrader, PTS or Industry Services students.
Shop and laboratory instruction and supervision.
Instructional counseling, evaluation and preparation.
Administrative responsibilities, including assignments, examination marking, and student evaluation.
Curriculum development, maintenance and program enhancement.
Administrative processes required to ensure appropriate resources are in place to deliver training.
Other duties directly related to the instruction of trades and vocational programs;
Input into development of modifications to workshop and instructional areas.
Preparing and presenting classroom lectures; classroom management; practical demonstrations, and working collectively/collaboratively with the Marine Engineering Chief Instructor.
Maintaining a commitment to the campus quality assurance standards per ISO 9001:2008 or 2015.

This position is not just about teaching marine engineering concepts, it also requires a person willing to:
Motivate students to learn,

Teach employability skills and assist with time management, and
Spend the extra effort with students who are struggling, and challenge the students who are excelling.
A commitment to teaching excellence and preparation of outstanding graduates is foremost.


A generous Total Compensation package which includes extended health and dental benefits and a competitive pension plan.
Professional Development Funds and opportunities for career development.
Tuition waivers for BCIT courses.
Subsidized parking and fitness facilities.
Wellness and Employee Assistance programs.

Minimum Qualifications:

Valid First or Second Class STCW Motor or Combined Certificate of Competency.
Minimum three years seagoing engineer experience/shore based position while in possession of a STCW First or Second Class Motor or Combined Certificate of Competency.
Degree or Diploma in Engineering would be an asset.
Solid communication skills (excellent command of the English language, both written and oral).
Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills.
Demonstrated computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation software.
Prior teaching experience an asset.
Completion of an instructional techniques course or Provincial Instructor Diploma (PID) program would be an asset.

Preferred Qualifications:

Posting Date : 06-03-2017
Closing Date: 06-22-2017
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Posting Category: Instructional Opportunities
Salary Range: $62,138 to $92,299 per annum.
Salary/Pay Information: Salary based on education, experience and placement criteria as outlined in the Collective Agreement ... gId=151421

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