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Universal Technical Institute Welding Instructor in Avondale, Arizona

A Welding Instructor will be responsible for the effective training of the Welding curriculum in the classroom and laboratory setting.

  • Conducting class room and shop training utilizing proper instructional techniques, practices and following approved curriculum

  • Utilize equipment and training aids in daily lessons

  • Order required supplies and tools

  • Report all damaged or missing instructional equipment

  • Ensure that classroom and shop areas are kept clean and orderly

  • Store all unused training aids and supplies in approved areas

  • Maintain student attendance and grade rosters

  • Prepare class lessons and test in a timely manner

  • Design training aids and mock-ups in area of instructor expertise

  • Administer tests and make-up tests per MIAT procedures manual

  • Conduct make-up classes as scheduled

  • Ensure that students follow all established policies, procedures and safety practices

  • Ensure that a professional training environment is maintained in the classroom and shop areas at all times

  • Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience


    Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to teach students of various ages and diverse backgrounds

  • Able to work productively and communicate effectively with students and new employees

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Must be able to deal responsibly with confidential information

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft applications (Word and Excel required)

  • Must be personable, energetic and have a customer service orientation

  • Must be self-motivated

  • Must be able to work alone or with a team

    Performance Standards

  • Instructors will be evaluated on their ability to promote and implement the objective of the school

  • Assure that the curriculum is adhered to, and delivered with motivation and enthusiasm

  • Proper monitoring of all equipment, supplies and tools to ensure the safety of the students

  • Ensure that student morale is maintained at a high level

  • Maintain control of the classroom and handle student day to day issues

  • Maintain a good standing on student and lab equipment evaluations

  • All internal and external reports and forms have been accurately completed and submitted in a timely fashion

  • Maintain an annual average of 95% student retention

  • Instructor evaluations will be done twice a year by management

  • Instructors evaluations will be done by students every quarter

Working Conditions

  • Majority of time spent in education environment

  • Work will consist an 8-hour day, 75% teaching and 25% administration

  • Appropriate safety measures must be followed

  • Exposure to chemicals that are standard to the industry


Job ID: 2023-3586

External Company Name: Universal Technical Institute

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Street: 10695 W. Pierce Street

Telecommute: No