John Deere Instructor

Garden City Community College, 801 Campus Drive, Garden City, KS 67846 620-276-7611

Job Description:

Serve as lead instructor and coordinator for program, including budget coordination, liaison with John Deere Corporation, and other duties as assigned by Dean of Technical Education & Workforce Development. Perform all teaching duties assigned in the John Deere Tech program. Courses of study include the fields of hydraulics, mobile electrical systems, power trains, engine systems, service advisor, harvesting systems, mobile HVAC systems and Canbus systems (mobile controllers and guidance products). This position will also promote the program to regional sponsoring dealerships, visit internship sites and participate in recruiting activities for the program. Requirements also include maintaining and improving the quality of the John Deere Tech program at Garden City Community College.


Requires a minimum of an associate’s degree in diesel technology or related field. Bachelor’s degree is preferred. Appropriate industry experience may substitute for degree requirement.


Reports to the Dean of Technical Education and Workforce Development.


Based on qualifications and experience.


Position will remain open until filled.

Starting Date:

March 2018

Application Process:

  1. Application letter expressing interest in position
  2. Complete an online application here
  3. Personal resume
  4. Copy of college transcripts and appropriate certificates
  5. Up to three current letters of recommendation submitted directly to the Director of Human Resources by the individual providing the reference


Human Resources
Garden City Community College
801 Campus Drive
Garden City, KS 67846
(620) 276-0362; FAX (620) 276-9573


Equal Opportunity

Garden City Community College does not discriminate against applicants, employees or students on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, height, weight, marital status, sexual orientation, or other non-merit reasons, or handicap, nor will sexual harassment be tolerated, in its employment practices and/or educational programs or activities. Those concerned about the above should contact Emily Clouse, Garden City Community College, 801 Campus Drive, Garden City, KS 67846, 620-276-9574.

ADA/Equal Access

Garden City Community College is complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and is committed to equal and reasonable access to facilities and programs for all employees, students and visitors. Those with ADA concerns, or who need special accommodations, should contact Melanie Hands, Coordinator of Compliance and Accommodations, Garden City Community College, 801 Campus Drive, Garden City, KS 67846, 620-276-9638.