Academic Staff Member - Engineering

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Toi Ohomai

Academic Staff Member – NZ Diploma in Engineering (Tauranga) 

Permanent Full Time or Part Time proportion considered. 

Start date: 03 February 2020 

Faculty of Primary Industries, Trades and Infrastructure  

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of New Zealand’s newest, and the Bay of Plenty’s largest, tertiary education provider.    

Join a supportive team of diverse and highly skilled people who have a passion for education. This is a great opportunity for you to experience the lifestyle a tertiary tutor enjoys and give back to your industry to prepare the next generation.   

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is one of New Zealand’s largest Institutes of Technology serving the Bay of Plenty and South Waikato regions with major campuses in Rotorua, Tauranga, Whakatāne, Taupō and Tokoroa, and learning centres spread across the region.  

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is committed to providing relevant targeted vocational and professional education to meet current and future employment needs. You will be part of an institution that will support the region to grow, increasing access and participation and ensuring enhanced education and employment outcomes for our students.    

This position is for an Academic Staff Member (ASM) with the Construction and Engineering Team in the Faculty of Primary Industries, Trades and Infrastructure.  This role involves teaching on our Level 6 Engineering programme.  As an ASM within this team you will be required to teach in the classroom and tutor students; research, review, and update resources and classroom materials; set and mark assessments and enter results; assist with the recruitment and care of students; and actively participate in the team and school environment.  

We are seeking a new ASM to join our team and in addition to fundamentals we are looking for skills and experience in the following range of subject areas: Mathematics, Thermo-Dynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Surveying, Engineering Management, Practical Workshop Experience, Structures, Mechanics, Highway Engineering and Water and Waste Management.  

The key responsibilities for this position includes: 

• Delivery of a range of courses on the NZ Diploma in Engineering – Mechanical and/or Civil Strands. 

• Developing, planning and implementing student assessment, courses and resource material 

• Monitoring student progress and results and providing timely and accurate advice and support as required  

• Planning and timetabling for the programme 

The skills, experience and qualifications required for this role include: 

• Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or equivalent or significant suitable industry experience.  

• At least 3 years recent NZ experience as a Mechanical or Civil Engineer. 

As a responsible employer and education provider, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is committed to the protection of children and vulnerable persons and applies relevant policy and practice to meet this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to undergo relevant vetting and employment checks. 

Salary Range; $62,664 - $73,173 gross per annum. 

Applications close: 22 January 2020