Bismarck State College

Assistant Professor of Electrical Lineworker

Bismarck, North Dakota
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Aug 08, 2019
Job Type
Full Time
National Energy Center of Excellence

Assistant Professor of Electrical Lineworker, 00011000
CLOSING DATE: Open until filled
STARTING DATE: 8/19/19 or negotiable

COMPENSATION: Full-time, tenure track position, and/or open to discussing other possibilities. Competitive salary based on experience and education. Paid health insurance, life insurance, retirement, employee tuition waiver, spouse/dependent tuition discount. Click here for full employee benefits.

SUMMARY OF POSITION: This Bismarck State College position is located at the Lineworker facility grounds located in Northwest Mandan, ND. Responsibilities include curriculum instruction in the classroom, shop and lineworker yard, along with curriculum upgrades and CDL instruction (may include classroom, simulators and tractor trailer). Additional responsibilities may include student advising, committee work, marketing programs, working with various industry advisory committees, submitting grades by the established deadline and other duties as assigned by the Department Chair and/or the Dean of the National Energy Center of Excellence (NECE).

  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate field or Associate Degree/Certificate in Electrical Lineworker and a minimum of three years of active employment within the Lineworker field with agreement to complete a bachelor's degree within six years of date of hire (tuition assistance available).
  • Strong record of active employment in the Lineworker field.
  • Excellent working knowledge of the Lineworker industry, safety and environmental aspects.
  • Good computer software skills - Microsoft Office, email and electronic calendar (Outlook).
  • Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Hold a ND Class A CDL driver's license or obtain a license within one year of employment.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with diverse groups and to articulate and support the community college philosophy.
  • Will be required to obtain North Dakota State Board for Career and Technical Education certification (up to six years to obtain and training is provided). This requires a combination of education and work experience. For more information on CTE certification:
  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate field with an Associate degree in Electrical Lineworker.
  • Extensive industry experience with Journeymen Linemen status.
  • Curriculum development, teaching and/or training experience.
  • Hold a ND Class A driver's license.

This position will remain on the website until filled.

To apply, click the Apply button at the top of the page. To be considered by the search committee, applications must include: online application and upload a cover letter, resume, statement of teaching philosophy, three letters of reference, copies of certifications and copies of transcripts (undergraduate and graduate). Paper applications will not be accepted. (NOTE: Incomplete files will NOT be considered.)


For more information or assistance contact: Human Resources (701) 224-5531. This position requires a criminal history record check.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Human Resources*Meadowlark Building*PO Box 5587*1700 Schafer St.*Bismarck, ND 58506-5587
701-224-5531*800-366-6888 (TTY Relay ND)

Veterans claiming preference must submit all proof of eligibility by the closing date. Proof of eligibility includes a DD-214 and if claiming disabled status, a current letter of disability from the VA dated within the last 12 months.

BSC determines employment eligibility through the E-Verify system.

It is generally not BSC's policy to accept a candidate who lacks permanent authorization to work in the U.S.