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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: 

  • 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.

  • 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. This position requires strong communication and computer skills. Individual will be responsible for a college recruiting region and adhering to college admission practices. Position requires travel, evening, and weekend work. Bachelor degree preferred.

     

    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/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).

  • Lead Student Housing Manager/Maintenance Position

    Position Information

    Northwest Kansas Technical College is seeking an individual to serve as the lead housing manager/maintenance position for all campus student-housing units.  Duties include, but are not limited to: ensuring cleanliness, upkeep, and maintenance of the campus housing premises (buildings and grounds), checking fire extinguishers and smoke alarms, making minor plumbing and heating/air conditioning repairs, mail distribution, student activities and student conduct, housing check-in/check-out etc. As part of the benefit/compensation package, the individual may choose to reside on campus in college-provided housing at no cost; however, no compensation for this benefit will be paid if this election is not made.

    Compensation

    • 12-month salary
    • Benefits package including health insurance, KPERS retirement plan, and vacation/sick leave

    Position will remain open until filled.

     

    Submit employment application to:

    Sherri Knitig, VP of Operations

    1209 Harrison Street
    PO Box 668
    Goodland, KS 67735

    E.O.E./A.D.A.

  • Maintenance/Custodian Wanted

    Northwest Tech is seeking a responsible, energetic and reliable person to serve as a member of the maintenance/custodial team. This position will be responsible for performing daily maintenance duties for campus buildings and grounds, and ensuring daily cleaning and sanitizing within buildings to support the college’s goals for a safe return to campus. This is a full-time, twelve-month position. Open until filled. Interested persons are requested to complete an application and submit to:

    Northwest Tech

    Sherri Knitig, VP of Operations

    1209 Harrison Street

    Goodland, KS 67735

    Email: sherri.knitig@nwktc.edu

     

    E.O.E./A.D.A

  • Engineering Technology/Drafting Instructor

    Northwest Tech is seeking an instructor for the Engineering Technology Department.  The Engineering program at the college focuses its curriculum on computer aided drafting and design in the field of mechanical and civil engineering, applied mathematics (geometry, trigonometry, and coordinate geometry), and surveying. An individual with a background in computer aided design in the civil/mechanical field and experience with surveying would qualify as a strong candidate. Bachelor degree preferred. Excellent salary and benefit package.  Open until filled. Start Date: Immediately

     

    Sherri Knitig, Vice President of Operations

    1209 Harrison, PO Box 668

    Goodland, KS 67735

    Phone: 785-890-3641

    Fax: 785-899-5711

    Email: sherri.knitig@nwktc.edu

     

    E.O. E./A.D.A.

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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).