Gary TCU/IAM Advanced Training Program

Field Educational Representative (FER)
Business Communications/Math/Keyboarding Instructor

Based in San Marcos, TX

TCU/IAM union advanced transportation training program is looking to fill the position of Field Educational Representative (FER) at the San Marcos, TX site. TCU/IAM works with Gary Job Corps in placing young adults in meaningful transportation-related careers.

FER Duties:

  • Instructs a classroom of 20-25 students between the ages of 18 and 24 in the subjects of Consumer Math, Keyboarding, and Business Communications.
  • Teaches concepts of resume writing, communication skills, listening skills, interviewing practice, etc).
  • Teaches life skill and consumer math including loans, checking accounts, budgeting, spreadsheets
  • Teaches keyboarding, computer skills, word processing
  • Provides supplemental transportation instruction.
  • Maintains daily/weekly/monthly records of student completion and progress
  • Assists students in preparing for job opportunities
  • Supports the Lead Field Educational Representative (LFER) in placing student in careers
  • Transports students to field trips, valid driver’s license required

Required skills/experience:

  • A college degree in education or related field is required.
  • Comparable teaching experience and a valid teaching credential are preferred.
  • Work experience in the airline, railroad or other mass transit area is a plus.
  • Knowledge in hard skills i.e.: manufacturing, or welding also a plus.
  • Multi-tasking skills as well as strong organizational and administrative skills are required.
  • The ability to effectively create and carry out lesson plans, and also classroom management including discipline are expected.

This is a full time position and offers a competitive union salary with excellent benefits.

Salary: $60,000-$66,000/year

TCU/IAM Training Services Department is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Address:
2800 Airport Highway 21
San Marcos, TX 78667

E-mail Resume to:
Megan O. Pierce
Manager of Administrative Operations
Pierceodaym@tcunion.org or fax: 301-926-6327

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