Danville Community College developed from two institutions, Danville Technical Institute and the Danville Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute opened in 1936 as Danville Textile School, becoming Danville Technical Institute just after World War II. The Danville Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute first began as an engineering division in 1946 and was later expanded to include the first two years of course work for all engineering, business administration, liberal arts, and science majors. Beginning in the summer of 1966, all programs taught by Danville Technical Institute were brought under the Virginia Department of Community Colleges. Effective July 1, 1968, the Danville Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute merged with the existing community college providing the comprehensive programs now offered.Danville Community College is seeking applicants for the position of Additive Manufacturing Technology Instructor. This is a grant funded, full-time twelve-month faculty position with benefits. Continued employment is based on funding availability. This position will require a driven individual to teach in an accelerated, short-term training program. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: developing curriculum, delivering instruction and advising students. Instruction topics will include: General instruction of additive manufacturing processes, additive manufacturing safety best practices, application and hands on training. This position may require travel and work on nights and weekends. Applicants with extensive CNC experience, particularly 5-axis experience, are encouraged to apply.
Experience in CNC programming, set-up and operation, experience with 5-axis programming, set-up and operation, extensive experience in CAD/CAM software, the ability to manage a supply budget, maintain accurate inventory records and order supplies and equipment using proper state procurement procedures; and a commitment to the community college mission. Evening classes, weekend classes and/or classroom instruction at off-campus centers may be required. The faculty must adhere to all of the Commonwealth of Virginia, VCCS, and DCC policies, protocols, and guidelines.
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.