The Precision Agriculture Technology Department at Northwest Tech is growing and is seeking an additional full-time staff member specifically to head up the tractor, implement and field operations curriculum, in addition to teaching other precision technology classes. Qualified candidates should have specific experience installing and operating tractor GNSS guidance systems, RTK, calibrations, hydraulic and electrical controls, VRA planting/fertility systems, rate/section control, population monitoring, grading control, prescription applications, tractor sensors/data integration, etc.
An Associate’s Degree is recommended in relevant science, technology or engineering, plus industry experience. A Bachelor’s and previous teaching experience preferred. A qualified staff member must have a desire to teach and mentor students first and foremost, as well as a desire to work with other team members, industry partners and growers.
Open until filled. Anticipated start date: July 1. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Please send application, resume, and references to:
Sherri Knitig, Assistant to the President
1209 Harrison Street, PO Box 668
Goodland, KS 67735
NWKTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, or sex. Accusations concerning sexual discrimination, sexual harassment, and age discrimination should be referred to the TITLE IX COORDINATOR/AGE ACT COORDINATOR, Dean of Students at 785-890-3641. Accusations based on disability or race, color, or national origin should be referred to SECTION 504 COORDINATOR/ADA COORDINATOR/TITLE VI COORDINATOR, Vice President for Academic & Student Affairs, located at 1209 Harrison (785-890-3641).