College of Alameda
College of Alameda’s mission is to meet the educational needs of its multicultural and diverse community by providing excellent comprehensive and flexible programs including basic skills, transfer, and occupational, which will enable each student to achieve his/her own unique goals.
The College is California’s only island-based community college and it offers both park-like tranquility and easy access to urban resources. Having served almost half a million day, evening and weekend students since its 1970 founding, College of Alameda enjoys a well-deserved reputation for excellence in its academic, vocational, and student support programs. The College of Alameda is proud of its strong ties to the City of Alameda and is recognized for its strong partnerships with the local business community.
Job TitleTemporary, Part-Time Instructor (Diesel Mechanics/Forklift)
Time BaseTemporary, as Needed
CompensationRanges from $43.81 - $92.55/hour. Salary placement based on education, experience and other provisions outlined in the District's agreement with the Peralta Federation of Teachers.
The Peralta Community College District offers a number of voluntary fringe benefits to temporary, part-time faculty, including the ability to subscribe for medical and dental insurance in the District’s group coverage program and sick leave under certain conditions.
DepartmentBusiness Transportation (252)
Duties & Responsibilities
The Peralta Community College District invites applications for our Temporary, Part-Time Faculty pool in the following disciplines:
1. Possession of any Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university and two (2) years of experience in Diesel Mechanics/Forklift.
2. Possession of any Associate Degree from an accredited college and six (6)years of experience in Diesel Mechanics/Forklift.
3. May submit a fully satisfied lifetime California Community College Instructor Credential authorizing service to teach Diesel Mechanics/Forklift.
(California credentials were no longer issued after July 1, 1990).
4. The equivalent qualifications.
(Candidates who claim equivalency must provide conclusive evidence, as clear and reliable on the college transcripts as required on the District Equivalency Application Form. Refer to the Equivalency Procedures below. This is not a process to waive the minimum qualifications.)
5. Understanding of, sensitivity to, and respect for the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability and ethnic backgrounds of community college students.
1. Journeyman ship papers or equivalent from a recognized organization.
2. Recent experience in teaching Forklift Courses.
3. Experience working with Automotive Trades Union for Heavy Duty Mechanics.
4. Computer skills in word processing, spreadsheets, database management, and diesel educational programs is desirable.
The minimum qualifications for academic disciplines taught in California Community Colleges are outlined in the document at this link:
For non-Master’s degree disciplines, please note that the District requires two years of experience with a Bachelor’s degree and six years of experience with an Associate’s degree.
Application Deadline DateApplications reviewed, as needed.