Faculty - Adjunct - CAD (Mechanical Engineering Tech)

Pittsburgh Technical College

Job Description

Commitment to Mission
This position has an obligation to uphold the mission of Pittsburgh Technical College (PTC). The characteristics of professional communication, diversity, integrity, leadership, stewardship, respect, and accountability are essential. This key executive should possess strong personal and professional acumen.

About PTC
Pittsburgh Technical College is a private, non-profit and regionally accredited institution committed to higher education excellence and focused on academic and professional success. Located in Western Pennsylvania since 1946, PTC awards associate and bachelor’s degrees and certificates in these areas: Business, Criminal Justice, Culinary Arts, Hospitality, Design and Engineering Technology, Healthcare, Nursing, Information Systems and Technology, Trades Technology, and Energy and Electronics Technology. The PTC college experience is empowering and culminates in internships and clinical rotations for on-campus, degree-seeking students.

Purpose of Job
The ideal candidate will teach coursework in the C.A.D. M.E.T. Program and provide training and student support to produce graduates who meet entry-level employment criteria for positions in the CAD field.

Education Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in field preferred 
State Teaching Certification not required

Experience Requirements
Areas of expertise in one or more of the following:
  • Detailing
  • Assembly
  • GD&T
  • Design Process
  • Casting & Molding
  • Sheet Metal
  • Related skill requirements:
  • CAD/design experience in the Mechanical Industry
  • Software experience but not required:
  • CREO, SolidWorks, Inventor, AutoCAD, Autodesk Pipe 3D
  • Four years of CAD related work experience.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Software experience: CREO, SolidWorks, Inventor, AutoCAD, Autodesk Pipe 3D
  • Four years of CAD related work experience.
  • Preference is given for prior teaching experience.
Support students
Prepare students for employment

Physical Demands
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Other Job Information
Must pass criminal back ground check prior to starting position

PTC is committed to hiring talented and qualified individuals with diverse backgrounds for all positions. PTC believes that the gathering and celebration of unique experiences, qualities, and cultures enriches the workplace. Our mission is to champion a community of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging in a spirit of civility.

To learn more about DEI’s mission, vision, and values, Visit the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion webpage

Pittsburgh Technical College (PTC) is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or veteran status. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), PTC does not discriminate against applicants, employees, or students with qualifying disabilities. PTC will provide reasonable accommodation when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with a disability. To request reasonable accommodation, please email

Work Schedule
Adjunct – Hours will vary based on course(s) being taught (DAYLIGHT and NIGHT-TIME HOURS NEEDED) 7:00am to 9:30pm timeframe

Working Conditions:
Equipment used includes desktop or laptop with Microsoft Windows environment, calculator, phone, and other general office equipment
Interface with internal and external contacts as needed to carry out the functions of the position
Work generally performed in a climate-controlled office with minimal exposure to safety hazards

Performance Measured By
Student Instructional Outcomes
Individual Performance Plans developed in cooperation with Academic Chair
Starting Pay Rate starting $41.25 per class hour

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