ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR POSITION
Antelope Valley College invites applications for our adjunct (temporary, part-time) faculty applicant pool for the following
POSITION: Air Conditioning / Refrigeration / Heating Instructor
SALARY: Salary Schedule E (currently $1,168.26 - $1,426.82 commensurate with education)
Adjunct instructors are hired on a semester basis and are paid per lecture hour equivalent (LHE).
(To establish a Pool for upcoming semesters)
Required Minimum Qualifications:
(Applicant must meet one of the following)
Most current Minimum Qualifications for Faculty in California Community Colleges (9
Any Bachelor's degree AND two years of experience OR any Associate's degree AND six years of experience.
(Academic Affairs Division, California Community Colleges)
Academic Senate’s approved equivalency: (Approved: December 2, 2010 Senate Meeting)
College work equivalent to a Baccalaureate degree and two years of related occupational experience
in the discipline; or college work equivalent to an Associate degree plus six years of occupational
experience related to the discipline; OR
Eight years of experience as an air conditioning or refrigeration maintenance technician or supervisor,
or HVAC/R instructor. Part-time experience will be prorated, two years of which must have included
assignment as an instructor, trainer, or supervisor in the Air Conditioning occupation; AND
A valid California Contractors License (B or C20/C38)
In order to obtain a contractor’s license in California it is required to have four years of experience at a
journeyman’s level to qualify to take the state exam. Up to two years of educational experience may
count towards the four years of required experience.
AND Sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic background of
community college students.
Instruct students in the assigned discipline
Assignment may include teaching courses during the day, evening, and/or off-campus sites
Annual Security Report is provided by Antelope Valley College for prospective students and employees. A copy of this report is available at
A/C & Refrigeration
It is the responsibility of each applicant to have all the following documents on file in the Human Resources Office by the
deadline date in order to continue in the application process for this position.
In order to be considered for placement in the adjunct hiring pool, ALL of the following materials must be provided. If any of
the listed materials are missing or incomplete, the application will not be considered.
1. A completed and signed Antelope Valley College Adjunct Faculty Application.
Please do not state "See Résumé" on any part of the application. Blank spaces or illegible entries may be
cause for rejection of the application. The District will not return application materials submitted.
2. A personal résumé.
3. Two current signed and dated letters of recommendation from individuals having knowledge of your professional
4. Transcripts* of ALL college work that supports and substantiates the requirements of the position. Transcripts must
include verification of degrees conferred. (Unofficial transcripts or photocopies will be accepted to establish the
application file). Official transcripts will be required if the candidate is offered the position.
*Note: Any degree from a country other than the U.S., including Great Britain and Canada,
must be evaluated by a professional evaluation service.
5. For those disciplines with established Academic Senate’s approved equivalency; complete the
Supplemental Equivalency Request form (if applicant is applying based on an equivalency and is
requesting review, a blank form is provided with the application).
Application forms are available on the AVC web site www.avc.edu or from the Human Resources Office and must be returned to:
Office of Human Resources
3041 West Avenue K
Lancaster CA 93536
Faxed or emailed materials cannot be accepted.
Unsolicited materials will not be included.
Candidates selected for employment will be required to provide verification of work authorization pursuant to INS regulations.
Antelope Valley College prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical
disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, age, or sexual orientation.
Upon request, we will consider reasonable accommodations to permit individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the
employment or admission process, (b) perform essential job functions, (c) enjoy benefits and privileges of similarly-situated
individuals without disabilities, and (d) participate in instruction, programs, services, activities, or events.
AVC is an equal opportunity employer