Responsible for leading and managing the Plastic Injection Molding Training Center activities and to serve as the lead trainer. Will ensure implementation of quality, cost, budget compliance and support of industry training needs. Has overall technical and administrative responsibility for the molding training center. Teach and facilitate plastic injection molding classes to Business and Industry from across the state and region. Establishes working relationships and lasting partnerships with vendors which are willing to provide high quality injection molding machines to the lab on a loan basis. Ensures compliance with CCC quality standards, policies, procedures and practices and all local, state, federal safety regulations.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, plastics, or related field required. Certifications and other industry related credentials in plastic injection molding recommended. Advanced knowledge in field of instruction that requires invention, imagination and originality in order to research, develop and create curriculum and then instruct classes around content including but not limited to: scientific molding, cavity pressure, validating mold jigs, systematic molding, plastic technology and injection mold theory. Requires a comprehensive understanding of plastic injection molding and procedures involved in coordinating, facilitating and delivering training programs for manufacturing facilities. This level of knowledge is normally acquired through work related experience of three (3) to five (5) years in plastic injection molding. Substantial interpersonal skills to build relationships with students and negotiate with industrial customers and equipment vendors to obtain training contracts and equipment required. Requires a high level of analytical ability needed to deliver training programs and interpret scientific molding, state and federal safety regulations as well as complex blue prints. Most possess working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, databases, e-mail, Internet, and administrative financial and budget applications for use in performing job duties and responsibilities.
Internal Number: 2975
About Central Community College
Central Community College is a multi-campus community college serving a 25-county area in central Nebraska — approximately 14,000 square miles with a population of more than 300,000.
CCC offers 36 career and technical education programs with a focus on degree, diploma and certificate programs requiring two years or less to complete. The college also offers an academic transfer program for students who want to complete the first two years of a bachelor’s degree before transferring to a four-year college or university.
In addition, the college offers classes in communities throughout its 25-county service area, online learning, and training and development for businesses, industries and other organizations.
The central administration is located in Grand Island. Three main campuses are located in Columbus, Grand Island and Hastings. Educational centers are located in Holdrege, Kearney and Lexington. Additionally, CCC uses a variety of distance learning techniques to provide educational services in some 90 communities in its service area.