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BCGEU Faculty, Electrical

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Position Information

Position Title BCGEU Faculty, Electrical
Who We Are
At BCIT, putting people at the core of everything we do is paramount. This idea is the foundation of BCIT’s People Vision, which describes the Institute’s goals and priorities in respect to our people. In a complex and uncertain world, it’s vital our people feel valued, supported and connected. BCIT champions a culture of innovation and global progress through people’s imagination and creativity. With a competitive compensation package, great work-life balance, and career advancement opportunities, see why we’ve earned the title of one of BC’s Top Employers for over ten years running.

BCIT values diverse experiences, ideas, cultures and perspectives and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from members of all groups experiencing barriers to equity. If you require accessibility accommodations during any part of the application or hiring process, please contact so we can best support you. Please note that all applications must be submitted via the careers page portal, email applications will not be accepted.

BCIT acknowledges that our campuses are located
on unceded indigenous land belonging to the Coast Salish peoples, including the territories of the xʷm əθkwəy̓əm [Musqueom], SəI̓ilwə toʔ /Selilwitulh [Tslei/-Woututh] ond Skwxwulmesh [Squomish] Nations.

Position Summary
BCIT is one of the leading Electrical Training Centres in North America. The Electrical Trades program is delivered by a dynamic, fast-growing, team oriented department.

Throughout 2022 BCIT will need temporary, full-time BCGEU Faculty in ourElectrical programs. There are a variety of opportunities available that could lead to longer term employment. If you want to share your knowledge, enjoy teamwork, have an innovative approach, and proven track record in industry, we invite you to apply.
Duties & Responsibilities
  • Instruction to apprenticeship including Construction Electrician and Industrial Electrician, Electrical Foundation, and/or part-time/industry service students
  • Preparing and presenting classroom lectures Shop and lab instruction
  • Instructional counseling and evaluation
  • Administrative responsibilities, including examination marking, and student evaluation Curriculum maintenance and program enhancement
  • Administrative processes required to ensure appropriate resources are in place to deliver training
  • Input into development of modifications to workshop and instructional areas.
  • Other duties directly related to the instruction of trades and vocational programs;
  • Working collectively with the Electrical Trades Department Head
The position is not just about teaching electrical concepts. It also requires a person willing to:
  • Motivate students to learn,
  • Teach employability skills and assist with time management, and
  • Spend the extra effort with students who are struggling, and challenge the students who are excelling.
  • A commitment to teaching excellence and preparation of outstanding graduates is foremost.
  • BC Trades Certificate of Qualification with Inter-Provincial Red Seal in Construction Electrician and/or Industrial Electrician
  • A minimum of five years’ current work experience as a journeyperson
  • Knowledge of High Voltage Installations is preferred
  • Supervisory and previous teaching experience is an asset
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to instruct the curriculum
  • Effective interpersonal skills and a strong desire to teach
  • Experience working with apprentices in a supervisory role
  • Knowledge of automated control systems, including PLCs and experience with renewable energy systems.
  • Effective command of the English language, both written and oral
  • Field Safety Representative (FSR) certification would be an asset
  • Completion of the Provincial Instructors Diploma Program would be an asset
  • Software/Computer Application(s) and Expertise – Demonstrated skills in Microsoft Office applications, and internet applications, with particular emphasis on the ability to use spreadsheets and adobe applications.
Additional Information
Benefits – Why you’d love working with us

  • Competitive pay
  • Minimum of forty-six days of vacation
  • Competitive employer-paid extended health and dental plan – take a look at our benefit plans!
  • Defined contribution pension plan with employer contributions
  • Professional Development funds and resources
  • Access to most BCIT PTS courses free of charge
  • Wellness and Employee Assistance programs
  • Complimentary membership with free access to the Fitness Centre, Gymnasium, and more
Salary Range $68,375 - $101,563 per annum
Additional Salary Information
Salary prorated based on percentage and term of appointment.
Position Details

Posting Category Faculty
School/Service Area SOCE Industrial Construction
Campus Location Burnaby campus
Bargaining Unit BCGEU Faculty
Job Status Temporary
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Number of Vacancies 1
Anticipated Start Date
Anticipated End Date
Competition Information

Competition Number 22GEUF16
Competition Open Date 06/15/2022
Competition Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Quicklink for Posting

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Certificate
    • Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-2
    • 3-5
    • 6-9
    • 10+

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents