Instructor, Heavy Equipment Truck & Transport (end-dated) Job in Saskatoon, SK at Saskatchewan Polytechnic –

Competition Number P11880

Posting Title Instructor, Heavy Equipment Truck & Transport (end-dated)

Classification Instructor

Location Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon Campus

Other Location(s)

Building Saskatoon Campus, English Cres.

Other Building

Date Posted 09/24/2021

Closing Date 10/06/2021


Start Date 10/18/2021

End Date 06/30/2022

Open Until Filled No

Ongoing No

Category of work Part Time (Full Time Hours)

Bargaining Unit Faculty Association

Hours of Work 900 hours (900 hours of student contact/1442.75 hours per year)

Salary Range As per instructional grid

Temporary Market Stipend N/A


Total Assigned days (AC) / Total Hours per biweekly pay

167 assigned days

End dated assignment with FT Monday-Friday schedule.

Posting Status Open

For information regarding Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s COVID-19 protocols and vaccination requirements, please visit https://saskpolytech.ca/coronavirus/FAQs.aspx#COVID-19%20FAQs.

Saskatchewan Polytechnic considers the diversity of our workforce to be one our leading strengths and greatest assets. Our employee diversity enhances our ability to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse student population. Currently, approximately 20% of our students are Indigenous. A continued emphasis on the development of a representative workforce is one of Sask Polytech’s strategic priorities and, as an organization, we are making significant efforts to attract and retain Indigenous employees.

Your role as an instructor at Saskatchewan Polytechnic may be supported through instructional materials, on-going employer provided training, and our requisite Adult Teaching and Learning (ATL) program. This initiative will develop our instructors professionally while ensuring a high quality learning experience for all Saskatchewan Polytechnic students.

Job Duties/Qualifications, Skills and Abilities(QSA)

Job Duties

Select, design, update and construct training aids/materials.

Prepare and deliver lessons, assignments, lectures and demonstrations for education purposes.

Evaluate students through the use of exams, assignments and observations; and to record student progress.

Supervise students in classroom, shop, labs, tours, etc.

Counsel students and prospective students on matters pertaining to the program and job opportunities.

Assist in/arrange for equipment maintenance within the program.

Assist in conducting and maintaining inventory, and in ordering supplies, equipment and books.

Attend, whenever possible, staff meetings, trade seminars, workshops, etc. to keep current with industry and educational requirements.

Possess good interpersonal skills and a willingness to work in a “team” environment.

Communicate orally and on paper, ideas and concepts in an accurate and concise manner.

Specific Accountabilities


Required Qualifications, Skills and Abilities (QSA)

Grade 12 or equivalent.

Journeyperson Certificate in the Heavy Equipment Mechanics or Truck & Transport mechanical Repair trade.

Two years’ recent/relevant post-Journeyperson experience as a Heavy Equipment or Truck & Transport Mechanical repair mechanic.

Effective instructional ability.

Effective interpersonal skills.

Effective communication skills.

Demonstrates valuing diversity.

Demonstrated competence and recent experience in the use of the internet, e-mail, MS Office Suite software and the ability to learn and adapt to changing technology.

Ability to work as a team member and foster teamwork.

Desired QSA

About the Company

Company: Saskatchewan Polytechnic –

Company Location:  Saskatoon, SK

Estimated Salary:

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