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The only thing better than attending Northwest Tech as a student is coming to work here everyday! 

We love growing our team and we are always interested in meeting industry professionals. 

Currently, we are actively seeking great people to fill the following positions: 

  • Assistant Men’s/Women’s Cross Country/Track Coach

    Position Description

    Northwest Tech, Goodland, KS, www.nwktc.edu, is seeking an assistant men’s and women’s cross country/track coach. The assistant coach is responsible for supporting the head coach in all aspects from recruiting to the development and administration of a successful NJCAA/KJCCC intercollegiate sports program. Previous coaching experience is desired. Bachelor degree preferred. Work hours for an assistant collegiate coach/recruiter are non-traditional and extensive travel will be necessary in order to be successful in this position. Bus driving will also be required. Candidate must hold a valid CDL with required endorsements, or be willing and eligible to obtain the required license.

     

    About Northwest Tech

    Northwest Kansas Technical College (Northwest Tech) is one of the fastest growing colleges in the state of Kansas. Located in the high plains in the city of Goodland, Northwest Tech is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is nationally recognized for student success and graduation rates. Northwest Tech became the first two-year college in the nation to implement a full one-to-one iPad initiative in the classroom.

     

    With nearly all of our technical programs taught in a cohort model, our students experience a significant amount of contact with faculty, leading to high student success rates. We have a small, surprisingly diverse campus, with a student body of approximately 400 full-time students pursuing degrees and technical certificates.

     

    Compensation

    Compensation includes: 12-month salary and benefits package including health insurance, KPERS retirement plan, vacation/sick leave, and more.

     

    Position will remain open until filled.  Submit employment application and resume to:

    Sherri Knitig, Vice President of Operations
    1209 Harrison Street
    PO Box 668
    Goodland, KS 67735
    Email: sherri.knitig@nwktc.edu

     

    EOE/ADA

  • Admissions Representative

    Position Description

    Northwest Tech, Goodland, KS, www.nwktc.edu, is seeking an admissions representative to promote the educational opportunities available at the college to prospective students, parents and high school personnel. This position requires strong communication and computer skills. The candidate will be responsible for a college recruiting region and adhering to college admission practices. Position requires travel and during peak periods evening and weekend work. Bachelor degree preferred. Associates degree required.

     

    About Northwest Tech

    Northwest Kansas Technical College (Northwest Tech) consistently achieves one of the highest student success and graduation rates in the state of Kansas. Located on the high plains in the city of Goodland, Northwest Tech is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and maintains many program level accreditations. Northwest Tech is an Apple Distinguished School and was the first two-year college in the nation to implement a full one-to-one iPad initiative across the institution.

     

    With nearly all of our technical programs taught in a cohort model, our students experience a significant amount of contact with faculty and staff, leading to high student success rates. We have a small, highly diverse campus, with a student body of approximately 400 full-time students pursuing degrees and technical certificates.

     

    Compensation

    Compensation includes: 12-month salary and benefits package including health insurance, KPERS retirement plan, vacation/sick leave, and more.

     

    Position will remain open until filled.  Submit employment application and/or resume to:

    Sherri Knitig, Vice President of Operations
    1209 Harrison Street
    PO Box 668
    Goodland, KS 67735
    Email: sherri.knitig@nwktc.edu

     

    Northwest Kansas Technical College is an equal opportunity employer. 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 Student Advancement 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, Dean of Academic Advancement, located at 1209 Harrison (785-890-3641). Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

  • Assistant Wrestling Coach/Student Activities Support

    Position Description

    Northwest Tech, Goodland, KS, www.nwktc.edu, is seeking an assistant men’s wrestling coach/student activities support person. The assistant coach is responsible for supporting the head coach in all aspects from recruiting to the development and administration of a successful NJCAA/KJCCC intercollegiate sports program. Previous coaching experience is desired. Bachelor degree preferred. Work hours for an assistant collegiate coach/recruiter are non-traditional and extensive travel will be necessary in order to be successful in this position. Bus driving will also be required. Candidate must hold a valid CDL with required endorsements, or be willing and eligible to obtain the required license.

     

    About Northwest Tech

    Northwest Kansas Technical College (Northwest Tech) consistently achieves one of the highest student success and graduation rates in the state of Kansas. Located on the high plains in the city of Goodland, Northwest Tech is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and maintains many program level accreditations. Northwest Tech is an Apple Distinguished School and was the first two-year college in the nation to implement a full one-to-one iPad initiative across the institution.

     

    With nearly all of our technical programs taught in a cohort model, our students experience a significant amount of contact with faculty and staff, leading to high student success rates. We focus on hands-on education and provide a high volume of live work for our students. We have a small, highly diverse campus, with a student body of approximately 400 full-time students pursuing degrees and technical certificates.

     

    Compensation

    Compensation includes: 12-month salary and benefits package including health insurance, KPERS retirement plan, vacation/sick leave, and more.

     

    Position will remain open until filled.  Submit employment application and resume to:

    Sherri Knitig, Vice President of Operations
    1209 Harrison Street
    PO Box 668
    Goodland, KS 67735
    Email: sherri.knitig@nwktc.edu

     

    EOE/ADA

  • Director of Clinical Education/Respiratory Therapy Instructor

    Join the Northwest Tech faculty team as a Respiratory Therapy Instructor and pass your skills onto the next generation of students entering the workforce. We are looking for a focused and team-oriented instructor to prepare sophomore students with entry-level skills to pass the TMC exam and join the field of Respiratory Therapy. The desired candidate must be able to teach adult/pediatric critical care, emergency medicine and board prep courses. Required skills include: extensive knowledge in mechanical ventilation, intensive care practices, emergency procedures and patient care modalities.

     

    Position Requirements:

    The ideal candidate will need to have a minimum of 4 years experience as a Registered Respiratory Therapist, with at least 2 years in clinical respiratory care. Two years experience teaching in an accredited respiratory care program, either as program faculty or as clinical faculty, is preferred; however, if candidate does not have the teaching experience, a minimum of 2 years as a clinical preceptor is required. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in respiratory care or a related field and hold an RRT credential through the NBRC. The candidate must have, or be eligible to apply for, a license through the Kansas Board of Healing Arts.

     

    The responsibilities of this position include:

    • arranging and negotiating all site affiliation agreements for clinical placement of    

    students

    • scheduling and supervising all off-campus clinical rotations for the students of the program
    • conducting weekly site visits with clinical affiliates *
    • teaching the sophomore courses within the program
    • becoming an ACLS, PALS and NRP instructor

     

    *Some over night travel will be required. The program will cover travel expenses.

     

    The full time position begins in August 2020 and will remain open until filled. The chosen candidate will also be required to attend a New Instructors Workshop in July 2020. Read more about the Respiratory Therapy program online at www.nwktc.edu.

     

    About Northwest Tech

    Northwest Kansas Technical College (Northwest Tech) consistently achieves one of the highest student success and graduation rates in the state of Kansas. Located on the high plains in the city of Goodland, Northwest Tech is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and maintains many program level accreditations. Northwest Tech is an Apple Distinguished School and was the first two-year college in the nation to implement a full one-to-one iPad initiative across the institution.

     

    With nearly all of our technical programs taught in a cohort model, our students experience a significant amount of contact with faculty and staff, leading to high student success rates. We have a small, highly diverse campus, with a student body of approximately 400 full-time students pursuing degrees and technical certificates.

     

    Compensation

    Compensation includes: 10-month faculty contract and benefits package including health insurance, KPERS retirement plan, sick leave, and more. Summer months and several holidays off.

    Position will remain open until filled.  Submit employment application and resume to:

    Sherri Knitig, Vice President of Operations
    1209 Harrison Street
    PO Box 668
    Goodland, KS 67735
    Email: sherri.knitig@nwktc.edu

    Northwest Kansas Technical College is an equal opportunity employer. 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 Student Advancement 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, Dean of Academic Advancement, located at 1209 Harrison (785-890-3641). Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Northwest Kansas Technical College is an equal opportunity employer. 

EOE disclaimer: 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 Student Advancement 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, Dean of Academic Advancement, located at 1209 Harrison (785-890-3641).