Faculty, Aviation Maintenance Jobs in Williamsport, PA at Pennsylvania College of Technology

Title: Faculty, Aviation Maintenance

Company: Pennsylvania College of Technology

Location: Williamsport, PA

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title

Faculty, Aviation Maintenance

Job Code/Position Control Number


Position Status

Full-time Continuing

Reports to (Supervisor) Title

Assistant Dean of Transportation Technologies

Co-Supervisor’s Title

Daily Direction

Position Summary

This person will be responsible for educational leadership, student instruction, and student advising in the Aviation curriculum area. Specifically, this person will teach courses related to aircraft and avionics maintenance and repair.

Position Work Calendar

172-day calendar

Position Work Hours/Week

Abilities and Skills

Possession of current, valid Airframe and Powerplant License (A&P). (Minimum)
Interpersonal skills necessary to deal effectively and courteously with students, staff, administration, and the public. (Minimum)

Sensitivity to the expectations of students, faculty, staff, and the public. (Minimum)
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in written form. (Minimum)
Developed organizational skills. (Minimum)
Demonstrated sensitivity to diversity and multicultural issues. (Minimum)
Possession of an Inspection Authorization license and/or Designated Mechanical Examiner license. (Desired)


Bachelor’s degree in Aviation Technology or related discipline. (Minimum)
Master’s Degree in Aviation Technology, Avionics Technology, Aviation Science, or related discipline. (Desired)


Six (6) years of relevant trade experience to include; aviation mechanical/avionic experience on fixed wing aircraft and helicopter servicing. (Minimum)
Secondary or postsecondary teaching experience. (Desired)
Transport category aircraft maintenance experience. (Desired)
Avionics experience. (Desired)
Reciprocating engine overhaul experience. (Desired)

Responsibilities and Duties

Instruct and evaluate student performance in Aviation theory and laboratory and/or shop work. (Essential)
Advise, schedule, and maintain accurate records on students as required by the college and the FAA. (Essential)
Maintain office hours according to contractual guidelines. (Essential)
Write and update course syllabi and job sheets; assist with curriculum review, revision, and development. (Essential)
Engage in professional development and technological upgrading activities. (Essential)
Contribute to the betterment of the College through School committee participation. (Essential)
Contribute to the betterment of the College through College-wide committee participation. (Marginal)
Assume responsibility for laboratory development, supply ordering, coordination, and maintenance. (Essential)
Assist with the preparation of grants and with follow-up activities. (Marginal)
Assist the Dean, Assistant Dean, and/or Department Head with the development and maintenance of outcomes assessment plans and documentation. (Essential)


Requisite machines and tools of the trade

Physical Standards


Positions Supervised


Interfacing Departments

Academic Schools
Academic Support Services
Workforce Development and Continuing Education

Special Job Features

Finalists for this position must present a sample lesson.
Candidates for teaching positions must be fluent in the English language (oral and written) – English Fluency in Higher Education Act. (Pennsylvania Senate Bill 539/Act No. 76)
Position located at the Aviation Center, Montoursville, Pa.
The terms and conditions of employment for this position are subject to all provisions of the bargaining agreement between Pennsylvania College of Technology and the Penn College Education Association.
Background check will be required on selected candidate.

Position Level


Employment Group


FLSA Status


Additional Expectations

Possess interpersonal skills necessary to deal effectively and courteously with students, faculty, staff and the public. (Essential)
Demonstrate sensitivity to diversity and multicultural issues. (Essential)
Be sensitive to the needs and expectations of students, faculty, staff and administrators. (Essential)
Maintain a high degree of confidentiality with regards to any and all information as a direct or indirect result of job responsibilities/job functions. (Essential)
Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner and maintain the standard of care that is appropriate for this position. (Essential)
Perform other appropriate job-related duties as assigned by the supervisor. (Marginal)
Employees who provide student instruction will develop and maintain proficiency in the effective pedagogical use of current and future instructional technologies, including but not limited to learning management systems, media, instructional software, and connectivity devices. As such, are required to use the following elements of the Learning Management System (LMS): Upload all syllabi, timely use of the grade feature, maintain attendance records, and collection of digital student work and distribution of digital course materials.

College Statement

This is not a complete itemization of all facets of this position. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. The College has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without prior notice.


School of Engineering Technologies

Posting Details

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Open Date


Closed Date

Open Until Filled


Pay Rate / Salary

Commensurate with credentials submitted as applied to the College’s Faculty Salary System. As a point of reference, the salary range for new full-time faculty hired in various disciplines throughout the College for the 2021/22 academic year is $57,225 – $74,793.

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