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Job Announcement


Position:  Welding Lab Assistant

Location: Douglas-CCI Campus

Department:  Academic Affairs

Reports to: Assoc. Dean of Trade & Technology

FLSA Designation: Non-Exempt, Lab Assistant

Nature of Duties: Under direct supervision of faculty members, the lab assistant performs routine standardized laboratory work requiring close attention to detailed procedures in the preparation and basic maintenance of laboratory equipment, inventory and requisition of supplies, assisting faculty in supervision of students assigned to laboratories, and other related duties and is employed on an individual academic term basis. Duties include but are not limited to, assist faculty members with classroom instruction, exams, record keeping, adherence to safety procedures, tracking attendance and other miscellaneous tasks related to instruction; tutor or mentor students; perform laboratory research; clean labs as needed; and obtain materials needed for classes, including texts and other materials. Chosen candidate must be able to work mornings/afternoons, Monday through Friday.

Minimum Qualifications:  (candidates must meet all minimum qualifications to be considered)


  • Successful completion of the course(s) which are appropriate to the assignment as an assistant
  • Valid Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Diploma or Associate’s Degree in Welding Technology
  • Directly related experience in the field.

Method of Application: Interested candidates must complete the electronic application process prior to the closing date at www.westgatech.eduUnofficial Transcripts, resume, and proof of applicable certifications\licensure are required for consideration. Official transcripts and prior employment verification required within 30 days of hire for continuous employment.

Employment Policy: The Technical College System of Georgia and West Georgia Technical College do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam Era, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law) in educational programs, activities, admissions or employment. All applicants will be considered; however, only selected applicants may be interviewed.  Approval of employment does not constitute a contract.  Employment is offered on an as needed semester term with no guarantee of future continued employment.

To apply for this job please visit www.westgatech.edu.