Job Description

Correctional Construction Management Instructor

Position Title: Correctional Construction Management Instructor
Department: Murphysboro Life Skill Center
Supervisor: DOC Special Projects Manager

Description of Essential Functions (critical tasks):

Job Summary: Responsible for teaching courses and labs in the Construction Management Certificate program.
  • In cooperation with other instructors concerned, prepare or revise guides for courses offered in their division and submit to the appropriate Administrator for review.
  • Teach classes assigned by the Associate Dean and approved by the Vice President following course outlines approved by the College.
  • In cooperation with other instructors concerned, prepare textbook recommendations and submit to the Associate Dean.
  • Prepare for the annual budget and equipment requests, and submit to the Associate Dean for recommendation.
  • Submit purchase order requests for instructional materials, books, required commodities and supplies to Associate Dean for approval.
  • Complete attendance, assist in registration, and report grades as prescribed by the Associate Dean.
  • Attend staff meetings, training, and development activities called by the administrative officers.
  • Be on work site for 37.5 hours per week (30 minute lunch).
  • Notify the Associate Dean well in advance of absences.
  • Arrive at work site prior to beginning of established shift and be in the classroom prior to the scheduled class time.
  • Serve on such committees for the betterment of the College as may be established by the administration and faculty.
  • Consider the general and special needs of the student. Use a variety of methods and teaching strategies that reflect the different learning styles and needs of students.
  • Observe, support, and enforce the regulations, policies, and programs of the College and inform the President in writing of any problem that might have a detrimental effect on the College.
  • Conduct oneself in a professional manner and work as a member of a team.
  • Demonstrate commitment to teaching by focusing upon student retention and maintaining current in-class presentations.
  • Maintain inventory and control of flammable toxics and caustics.
  • Maintain accurate control of tools on assignment.
  • Prepare Program Service Credit forms, task lists and other reports as required.
  • Maintain supervision of students in assigned areas.
  • Assist institutional personnel during emergency situations.
  • Comply with Illinois Department of Corrections or Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice regulations and procedures
  • Maintain equipment assigned to area.
  • Maintain control of keys per DOC requirements.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Specific Functional Job Requirements

Education: Associate degree preferred.
Experience: Teaching Experience Preferred. 3-5 years Construction Management Experience Required.
Knowledge: Residential and commercial construction materials and methods, physics.
Skills Must have good communication skills, basic math/algebra skills and be computer literate.
Personal: Open minded, innovative, enthusiastic, positive attitude, and adaptive to new teaching technologies.
Physical: Must be able to lift and transport 50 pounds. Ability to perform general classroom activities. Drug Testing Required.
Machines and equipment used:

General Employment Statement

A. Length of training and Probationary Period: 90 days
B. Hours of Work Day: 37.50 hours per week
C. Group Affiliation: Support Grade Level:
D. Condition of Employment: Contractual grant funded
E. Position: E

Job Demands

Some = 1-3 hours/day Frequently = 4-6 hours/day Very Frequently = 7+ hours/day

Job Demand None Some Freq Very Freq

Physician Requirements

Physical Requirements Required

Hazards/Exposure to:

Type Required

Hazards/Exposure to:

Judgment and Reasoning Required