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Job Description and Duties 

(Subject to minimum enrollment)

Northwest Community College (NWCC), Masset, invites applications for a regular term Carpentry Instructor. This appointment will commence July 31, 2017 and end February 2, 2018 (subject to minimum enrolment). This position will include 720 hours of instruction and up to 70 hours of preparation time, if eligible. Salary will be in accordance with the BCGEU Instructor salary scale.

Duties:  Facilitate learning, oversee and ensure shop safety, maintain the Industry Training Authority curriculum and examinations in the new Harmonized Carpentry Foundations program, complete the related administrative, record keeping and monitoring activities as well as other duties as required.


Journeyperson Certification with the Red Seal (Interprovincial) endorsement and Grade 12 or equivalent. Experience should include a minimum of 5 years’ varied field experience as a Journeyperson Carpenter and 5 years in a supervisory capacity either as a Foreman or Superintendent. A Provincial Instructor Diploma or other relevant teaching certification and experience are preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Require skills/abilities include:

  • A valid Class 5 Driver’s license
  • Excellent organizational, communication and facilitation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate and mentor learners of a variety of ages
  • Intermediate computer skills (word processing, excel, email)
Application Information 

Respond in confidence by submitting a cover letter and current resume and quoting competition #17.090B to:  

Northwest Community College, Human Resources Department

Email: or FAX: 250.638.5475

NWCC provides quality learning experiences that help prepare our students for successful, positive futures.  We celebrate the diversity of our northern and First Nations populations and reflect this diversity in our programs, services and workforce. In accordance with NWCC’s strategic plan, we encourage applications from First Nations individuals.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Closing Date 
Friday, April 28, 2017
Competition Number 
Masset Campus