Staff Positions

Drone Program Facilitator

Gogebic Community College is seeking a candidate who can assist the College to develop, facilitate and teach an Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) preparation class.  This position will also facilitate future programming and opportunities surrounding drone technology. Gogebic Community College is looking for someone with a background in both manned and unmanned aircraft operations, as well as experience and/or knowledge related to a specific UAS operational area such as aerial mapping/modeling, inspections, public safety, and other uses for the technology. The position will be responsible initially for developing a training program for students interested in taking the FAA Unmanned Aircraft general exam, which covers UAS regulations, the National Airspace System, weather, loading, performance, and operations.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Candidates must possess an FAA issued pilot’s license of any kind or an FAA Part 107 UAS license with experience flying commercially.
  • Candidates should be technologically savvy with knowledge of computer information systems and applications.
  • The ideal candidate will have the ability to work with the College to develop a drone-technology program that meets current and future needs, attending training sessions and conferences if necessary.
  • The preferred candidate will have experience with UAS flying, as well as teaching experience.

The position will start as a salary arrangement as the position works on program and operations development. Once the program is established, the position will develop into an adjunct teaching arrangement with future work-force development opportunities and drone-technology advancements that may expand the scope of the position.

Application Process

Interested individuals should submit a portfolio containing:

            a letter of interest

            a detailed resume

            three references with current contact information

            GCC Application for Employment

            unofficial transcripts (official transcripts are required before employment)

            other relevant material to:

                                    Human Resources Attn: Ashley Paquette

                                    Gogebic Community College

                                    E4946 Jackson Road

                                    Ironwood, MI  49938

                                    (906) 932-4231 ext. 324

                                    ashleyp@gogebic.edu

 Gogebic Community College is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

 

Men’s Baseball Coach

Gogebic Community College (Ironwood, MI)

Gogebic Community College is an NJCAA Division II institution. The position of Head Men’s baseball Coach will be responsible for the direction, supervision and coaching of the men’s baseball team. The Coach leads all aspects of academic success, coaching, strength and conditioning, recruiting, planning of practices, organization of team meetings and film study, and scheduling and travel management. The college competes with other two-year colleges in Northern Wisconsin and Minnesota, and with various regional four-year colleges and universities. The successful candidate will have the ability to foster personal growth, development, and academic and athletic achievement of players.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES  

  • Develop, structure and implement a regionally and nationally competitive intercollegiate men’s baseball program, striving for team athletic and academic excellence.
  • Recruitment and retention of approximately 15-20 student-athletes annually.
  • Collaborate with the College Athletic Director, Director of Student Outreach and Engagement and respective Faculty to monitor academic progress of student athletes to ensure NJCAA eligibility requirements and academic standards.
  • Provide leadership that promotes integrity.
  • Build and secure a schedule of competition with appropriate NJCAA, NCAA, NAIA colleges and universities.
  • Submit travel plans, budget requests for recruitment and athletic competition activities to the Athletic Director.
  • Report game statistics to the appropriate athletic and news websites for the NJCAA.
  • Oversee and manage team budget and operate teams within budget limits.
  • Develop and promote camp/clinic programs for area/regional youth skill enhancement.
  • Adhere to all NJCAA Division II rules and regulations governing collegiate athletics and men’s baseball.
  • Support and promote our institutional identity and mission.
  • Perform additional administrative responsibilities as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES 

  • Associate’s degree required, Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Two to three years high school and or college coaching experience preferred.
  • Collegiate playing and coaching preferred.
  • Demonstrated success recruiting student-athlete prospects.
  • Knowledge of, and experience working within NJCAA rules and regulations.
  • Strong interpersonal, management and communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic, integrity and a positive attitude.
  • Adaptable to a dynamic environment characteristic of an institution experiencing enrollment growth and program development.
  • Valid driver's license required.

ADDITIONAL POSITION NOTES

Salary Information: Commensurate with experience. This position is compensated with a stipend. The Head Coach is viewed as a mentor and advocate of equity and diversity within the athletic department. Female and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications will be accepted until 9:00 am Central time on November 13, 2017.

Interested individuals should submit a portfolio containing:

            a letter of interest

            a detailed resume

            three references with current contact information

            GCC Application for Employment

            unofficial transcripts (official transcripts are required before employment)

            other relevant material to:

 

                                    Human Resources Attn: Ashley Paquette

                                    Gogebic Community College

                                    E4946 Jackson Road

                                    Ironwood, MI 49938

                                    (906) 932-4231 ext. 324

                                    ashleyp@gogebic.edu

 

Gogebic Community College is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

 

Women’s Softball Coach

Gogebic Community College (Ironwood, MI)

Gogebic Community College is an NJCAA Division II institution. The position of Head Women’s softball Coach will be responsible for the direction, supervision and coaching of the women’s softball team. The Coach leads all aspects of academic success, coaching, strength and conditioning, recruiting, planning of practices, organization of team meetings and film study, and scheduling and travel management. The college competes with other two-year colleges in Northern Wisconsin and Minnesota, and with various regional four-year colleges and universities. The successful candidate will have the ability to foster personal growth, development, and academic and athletic achievement of players.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Develop, structure and implement a regionally and nationally competitive intercollegiate women’s softball program, striving for team athletic and academic excellence.
  2. Recruitment and retention of approximately 15-20 student-athletes annually.
  3. Collaborate with the College Athletic Director, Director of Student Outreach and Engagement and respective Faculty to monitor academic progress of student athletes to ensure NJCAA eligibility requirements and academic standards.
  4. Provide leadership that promotes integrity.
  5. Build and secure a schedule of competition with appropriate NJCAA, NCAA, NAIA colleges and universities.
  6. Submit travel plans, budget requests for recruitment and athletic competition activities to the Athletic Director.
  7. Report game statistics to the appropriate athletic and news websites for the NJCAA.
  8. Oversee and manage team budget and operate teams within budget limits.
  9. Develop and promote camp/clinic programs for area/regional youth skill enhancement.
  10. Adhere to all NJCAA Division II rules and regulations governing collegiate athletics and women’s softball.
  11. Support and promote our institutional identity and mission.
  12. Perform additional administrative responsibilities as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  1. Associate’s degree required, Bachelor's degree preferred.
  2. Two to three years high school and or college coaching experience preferred.
  3. Collegiate playing and coaching preferred.
  4. Demonstrated success recruiting student-athlete prospects.
  5. Knowledge of, and experience working within NJCAA rules and regulations.
  6. Strong interpersonal, management and communication skills.
  7. Strong work ethic, integrity and a positive attitude.
  8. Adaptable to a dynamic environment characteristic of an institution experiencing enrollment growth and program development.
  9. Valid driver's license required.

 

ADDITIONAL POSITION NOTES

Salary Information: Commensurate with experience. This position is compensated with a stipend. The Head Coach is viewed as a mentor and advocate of equity and diversity within the athletic department. Female and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications will be accepted until 9:00 am Central time on November 13, 2017.

Interested individuals should submit a portfolio containing:

            a letter of interest

            a detailed resume

            three references with current contact information

            GCC Application for Employment

            unofficial transcripts (official transcripts are required before employment)

            other relevant material to:

 

                                    Human Resources Attn: Ashley Paquette

                                    Gogebic Community College

                                    E4946 Jackson Road

                                    Ironwood, MI 49938

                                    (906) 932-4231 ext. 324

                                    ashleyp@gogebic.edu

 

Gogebic Community College is an equal opportunity educator and employer.