Requisition Details

Job Title:
Part-time Technologist, Welding (2 Vacancies)

Requisition #:


School of Workforce Development

Payband Range:
$38.28 – $44.36


Starting Rate:

Posting Date:
Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Closing Date:
Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST

Vacancy Type:
Support Staff – Part-time Regular

One Support Staff Regular Part-time New Position (Doon) and One Support Staff Regular Part-time New Position (Guelph)

(First consideration for Support Staff and Academic positions will be given to internal applicants in accordance with the respective Collective Agreements)

The incumbent provides assistance to faculty by overseeing the use of facilities including contributing to the development of instructional plans for teaching practical skills based on established learning objectives; demonstrating skills to students and completing remedial instructions for those students who require further assistance in mastering the practical skills. The incumbent will also be responsible for the setup, operation and maintenance of a wide variety of machines and will provide technical support in matters of a complex nature.

Hours of work will be 7 hours per week with opportunity for up to 24 hours per week, across all Academic semesters between the hours of 8:00am to 10:00pm Monday – Sunday. This is a “less than 12 months” position with an expected annual layoff of one month (December-January).

Successful candidates will be required to conduct work within Ontario and must be available to work on campus as required. This position will work on-site 5 days per week at either the Doon Campus located at 299 Doon Valley Dr, Kitchener or the Guelph Campus located at 460 Speedvale Ave W, Guelph.

Practical skills along with remedial instruction to students

Procedures used with equipment and capabilities of equipment to faculty and students

The incumbent functions as a lead hand providing guidance and direction to part-time employees and student workers on a daily basis, based on shop needs, overseeing the overall activity and flow in the shop.

The incumbent assists faculty in maintaining facilities and providing input on course content and developing instructions plans to teach the practical skills based on established learning objectives

Evaluates equipment and supplies prior to ordering. Prepares purchase requisitions for student supplies and machine parts. Maintains inventory of all supplies and operating equipment

Other duties as assigned

Licensed journeyperson holding valid C of Q in Welder or Metal Fabricator trades

Minimum of 5 years practical experience with technical specialization

Lockout/Tag out Training, Tow Motor Training

Must be flexible and organized

Must possess good human relations skills

Communication and interpersonal skills

Strong leadership and problem-solving skills

Ability to explain ideas and concepts thoroughly to students

Ability to accommodate varying start and end times according to timetable – will not exceed 7 hours per day