Instructor - CDL


London, KY

 Apply Now

Search all open jobs

Instructor - CDL

  • 492534
  • London, KY
  • Faculty
  • Full-time
  • Closing at: Dec 4 2022 at 23:55 EST
  • Somerset Community College

Title: Instructor - CDL

Salary Range: $45,000.00

Contract Term Length: 12 Months (Start date is January 1, 2023)

Work Location: On-Site

FLSA Status: Exempt

College: Somerset Community College

Campus Location: London, KY

Department: Workforce Solutions


Somerset Community College offers a competitive benefits package and an attractive work environment that supports excellence, innovation, and creativity including:

  • Exceptional health care, vision, dental coverage for you and your family
  • Tuition reimbursement/waiver for you, your spouse, and dependents
  • 403(b) retirement plan: a 5% employee contribution receives a 10% employer match
  • Vacation/Sick Time
  • Work-Life Balance
  • 9.5 Paid Holidays
  • 2 Weeks Institutional Closing Pay (Last 2 weeks of December) for qualifying positions
  • Employee Assistance Program

Job Summary

Somerset Community and Technical College is accepting applications for a full-time Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Instructor. This position will be responsible for Class-A CDL range and road instruction, monitoring and documenting student progress and attendance, recruiting of students, and overall program coordination at the Laurel Campus.

Job Duties:

Provide overall CDL program coordination at the Laurel Campus, including but not limited to:
• Provide exemplary instruction on the range and over the road so that the students are well educated and able to pass their written CDL-A permit test, as well as their pre-trip, skills and road tests.
• Continually evaluate student performance and document their progress through attendance forms and checklists. Post grades in PeopleSoft.
• Monitor student progress, identify any gaps and provide additional tutoring as needed throughout the entire training session.
• Complete annual program reviews, annual planning and budgeting in Compliance Assist
• Develop adjunct schedules and complete required payroll documents.
• Recruit and hire adjunct CDL instructors as needed.
• Emphasize safety concepts, principles and procedures.
• Develop a strong working relationship with regional trucking companies to establish a CDL Advisory Committee and conduct annual meetings, or more often if required. Adjust program curriculum to align with the needs of industry.
• Schedule on-site interviews with regional trucking companies at the end of each class to assist students in obtaining employment.
• Assist with recruitment of students for each CDL class.
• Track program expenditures/manage CDL budget.
• Ensure the trucks are safe, clean and well maintained before each class session.
• Coordinate repairs with SCC Diesel Department or third party repair shop.
• Purchase supplies, materials, and consumables for each class. Complete required paperwork and submit to administrative assistant.
• Need strong interpersonal and computing skills, especially in Microsoft Office and ability to learn PeopleSoft and other software programs as required.
• Stay current of state and federal rules and regulations. Attend professional development training as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

Associate degree or equivalent experience. Demonstrated competencies in commercial transportation. Must hold a valid Kentucky Class A Commercial Driver’s License. Must have two years over-the-road CDL driving experience. 

Preferred Qualifications:

All of the above, plus in-depth knowledge of and superb ability to teach every aspect of truck driving. Preference will be given to applicants with experience as a classroom, road and range Class A CDL instructor. Prefer a minimum of four (4) years over-the-road CDL driving experience.


Sign up for a job alert!

Not You?

Thank you

Share this job

Not You?

Thank you for sharing!

Not the right job for you?  Check out these other recently posted jobs!

Administrative Assistant - Advising

Bluegrass Community & Technical College 492652 Lexington Kentucky United States Lexington, Kentucky Bluegrass CTC-Bluegrass CTC Staff
The Administrative Assistant assists with office management, scheduling appointments, coordinating schedules for up to 20 staff members.

Adjunct Faculty - English

Bluegrass Community & Technical College 492651 Lexington Kentucky United States Lexington, Kentucky Bluegrass CTC-Bluegrass CTC Adjunct Faculty, Temporary
Part-time ENG faculty are chosen on an as needed basis for selected day and evening classes on various campuses and/or online.

Recruitment Specialist

Ashland Community & Technical College 492647 Ashland Kentucky United States Ashland, Kentucky Staff
Ashland Community and Technical College is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Recruitment Specialist.

Workforce Solutions - Temporary Instructors

Elizabethtown Community & Technical College 492648 Elizabethtown, KY Kentucky United States Elizabethtown, KY, Kentucky Temporary
Elizabethtown Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions department is responsible for providing training for corporate clients throughout our 10-county service area. In addition, we provide open enrollment non-credit classes through our...

Military-Veteran Student Success Manager

KCTCS System Office 492641 Versailles Kentucky United States Versailles, Kentucky KCTCS System Office-System Office Staff
The Military-Veteran Student Success Manager serves as the primary subject matter expert in all matters related to military personnel (active, reservists, and national guard), transitioning servicemembers, veterans, and their family members.

KCTCS is an equal opportunity employer and educational institution.
KCTCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs or activities.

Apply Now

Not You?

Thank you