Faculty, Mechanical Building Systems (Flexible Learning)

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Faculty, Mechanical Building Systems (Flexible Learning)
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.
Position Summary
BCIT’s Mechanical Engineering department is seeking a part-time contract, Faculty, Mechanical Building Systems who is an enthusiastic, team-oriented professional with practical knowledge of mechanical building systems. The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to teaching and interacting with students, an ability to communicate clearly and effectively, and an interest in developing and delivering quality curriculum. The successful candidate will develop and instruct a course in Building Controls for Mechanical System Designers as part of the Mechanical Systems Associate Certificate program.

BCIT Flexible Learning courses are offered in the evenings in three, twelve week terms per academic year: September to December, January to March, and April to July.
Duties & Responsibilities

  • Instruct, motivate, and assist adult learners.
  • Identify, prepare and organize course materials and learning resources for online course delivery.
  • Facilitate and maintain a positive learning environment.
  • Provide academic assistance.
  • Develop, modify, and/or improve, course outlines, curricula, evaluation procedures, and instruments.
  • Record and submit student performance records including attendance and grades.

  • Diploma of Technology or Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
  • Three years of relevant work experience in controls for buildings including controls for Mechanical and Life Safety systems.
  • Must be able to work 100% remotely with a good internet connection.
  • Excellent English-language communication (written and verbal), as well as interpersonal and people-management skills.
  • Previous teaching experience is considered an asset, but not a requirement.
  • Ability to motivate adult learners to achieve academic success.
Additional Information
Benefits – Why you’d love working with us

  • Competitive pay
  • Minimum of twenty-five days of vacation (or more, depending on your position)
  • Competitive employer-paid extended health and dental plan – take a look at our benefit plans!
  • Defined benefitpension plan with employer contributions
  • Flexible hybrid work arrangements available
  • Professional Development funds and resources
  • Access to most BCIT Flexible Learningcourses free of charge
  • Wellness and Employee Assistance programs
  • Complimentary membership with free access to the Fitness Centre, Gymnasium, and more

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 RecruitmentAssistant@bcit.ca 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.

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Salary Range Salary Range: $68.60 - $102.91 per contact hour, inclusive of vacation and holiday pay.
Additional Salary Information
Salary prorated based on percentage and term of appointment. Salary based on education, experience and placement criteria as outlined in the Collective Agreement.
Position Details

Posting Category Flexible Learning Faculty
School/Service Area SOM Mechanical Engineering
Campus Location Burnaby campus
Bargaining Unit BCIT Faculty and Staff Association (FSA)
Job Status Flexible Learning
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time
Number of Vacancies 1
Anticipated Start Date 06/12/2023
Anticipated End Date
Competition Information

Competition Number 23FSA270
Competition Open Date 05/13/2023
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