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Posted on March 12, 2019

School: Lawrence County Career and Technical Center

Type: full-time

An opening is available for a welding instructor at the Lawrence County Career and Technical Center. We seek a highly organized, self-motivated individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills who has experience and the desire to work with teenagers. The instructional program will prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills in gas, arc, shielded and non-shielded metal arc, brazing, flame cutting and plastic welding. Hand, semi-automatic and automatic welding processes are also included in the instruction. Students learn safety practices and types and uses of electrodes and welding rods; properties of metals; blueprint reading; electrical principles; welding symbols and mechanical drawing; use of equipment for testing welds by ultrasonic methods and destruction and hardness testing; use of manuals and specification charts; use of portable grinders and chemical baths for surface cleaning; positioning and clamping; and welding standards established by the American Welding Society, American Society of Mechanical Engineers and American Bureau of Ships.
This position requires 4,000 hours of verifiable employment in the area during the last 10 years. The position does not initially require a teaching certificate. The chosen candidate will enroll in a teacher certification program.
Apply with a Letter of Interest, Resume, PA Standard Application, 3 letters of reference Copy of PA Teaching Certificate (if available), transcripts of any/all college courses taken, current PA Act 34 criminal background check, Act 151 child abuse clearance, and Act 115 finger print, and Act 168 employment history to:
Mr. Leonard A. Rich, Admin. Director
Lawrence County Career & Technical Center
750 Phelps Way
New Castle, PA 16101

Deadline is March 29, 2019 E.O.E. Upon hire, candidate will need to provide a physical examination and TB Test. Please call 724.658.3582 with any questions or email


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