Competition Details

Part-time Technologist, Machine Shop
School of Workforce Development
$33.67 - $39.02
Up to 24 h
Friday, February 8, 2019
Sunday, February 24, 2019 (midnight)


Support Staff, Part-time Position


We require a qualified individual to assist the faculty in the Applied Manufacturing Management program by demonstrating machine shop skills (mill and lathe) to students, starting May 2019. 

  • Demonstrates practical skills to students and provides remedial instruction to those requiring further assistance to master skills based on established learning objectives
  • Demonstrates the safe use of equipment to students
  • Demonstrates the procedures used with equipment and the capabilities of equipment to faculty and students ensuring to emphasize risk assessment and best practices for safety in an industrial application
  • Maintains equipment in good working and safe condition through preventative and predictive maintenance, requesting repairs, etc. as required
  • Evaluates equipment and supplies prior to ordering, prepares purchase requisitions for supplies and machine parts, and maintains inventory of all supplies and operating equipment
  • Receives shipments, stores materials, and maintains storage area in a neat, orderly manner

Please note hours may be between 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday.


  • Trade Certificate as General Machinist, Tool & Die Maker or, Millwright (C of Q)
  • More than five years of practical experience in the field (i.e. as a General Machinist, Tool & Die Operator, or Millwright)
  • Previous experience demonstrating skills is highly desirable
  • Flexible with strong organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate professionally (verbal and written) with students, program team, vendors, stakeholders, etc.
  • Ability to relate to learners working at different skill levels in a shop environment
  • Strong commitment to ensuring student success
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with flexible approach to problem solving
  • Able to model safe, respectful conduct
  • Self-motivated, team player who is able to work cooperatively with Conestoga students and employees


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