Fire Science Trainer
Crystal Lake, IL 
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Job Description
Position Requisition

Job Title Fire Science Trainer
Department Fire Science
FLSA Status Exempt
Job Type Contingent/Seasonal/Temporary
Employee Type Part Time
Hiring Range Commensurate with experience
Grant Funded No
Work Year Temporary
Work Year-Other Information
Typical Work Schedule
Fall semester
Bargaining Unit Eligibility No
Work Week Other
Work Week-Other Information
Application Review Begins 08/02/2021
Special Instructions to Applicants
Position Introduction
Position Summary
Reports to Dean of Social Sciences and Public Services
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Including but are not limited to:
* Teaching in the Fire Academy, which is housed in the Fire Science Department
* Available to teach daytime, evening, or weekend classes, as needed
* Available to teach at various locations throughout McHenry County where Fire Academy classes are held
* Available for student conferences either before or after class, and by College email if necessary
* Work cooperatively within the department, the division, and throughout the College in striving for educational excellence
* Conduct regular assessment of student learning
* Document and report attendance daily and maintain and submit accurate attendance records weekly
* Utilize a variety of teaching styles in order to satisfy the different learning styles of students
* Involvement in campus activities
Required Education Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited institution in related field. An equivalent combination of education and experience considered.
Other Required Qualifications
* AAS Degree in Fire Science or EMS or State Fire Marshal Certification in related field and 2,000 hours of related work experience; Office of the State Fire Marshal Instructor I certification, 10,000 hours of Fire Service experience, Or, EMT-B Illinois licensure or previous EMT-B or EMT-P licensure and 2,000 hours of related work experience; or certification as an officer through a nationally accredited organization such as ProBoard or International Fire Service Accreditation Congress and 2,000 hours of related work experience
* Demonstrated commitment to professional growth, especially regarding contemporary expertise specific to assigned teaching content
* Commitment to the mission of the community college, and to teaching and motivating community college students in ways appropriate to their diverse backgrounds and learning styles
* Strong communication, organization, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
Desired Qualifications
* Demonstrated teaching experience
Skills and Specifications
Location Main Campus

McHenry County College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color sex, national origin, or disability.
See Nondiscrimination Statement for details.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
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