Part Time Instructor Positions Throughout DC 6




The Board of Trustees for the Finishing Trades Institute of the Ohio Region is currently accepting applications for part time Instructor positions in all crafts throughout District Council 6. These positions need to be filled by the first of the new year.
The Part-time Instructor will be responsible for training apprentices and journeymen throughout Ohio focusing on craft specific skills and Health & Safety.  The job requires the training programs for apprentices and journeymen to be held primarily at the four separate Training Centers located in Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati and Toledo.  The Instructor will be based out of their local location; however, will be required to travel throughout the State. Since this position require the teaching of the Finishing Trades Institute (FTI) developed curriculum, the applicant must be an active member in good standing within one of the affiliated Finishing Trades within District Council 6.

  • Provide instruction for the apprentice courses using approved curriculum and following class standards required by the State of Ohio and Department of Labor
  • Teach IUPAT journey worker upgrade and re-certification classes on a regular basis
  • Prepare and return class records, including grades and attendance to the Director of Training on a timely basis
  • Work with the Director of Training to acquire the supplies and equipment needed for classes
  • Attend instructor meetings, as required


  • Current active journey worker of the IUPAT Finishing Trades
  • Strong journey worker skills with a minimum four (4) years at journey worker level with hands-on experience in the IUPAT Finishing Trades is required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to present ideas and information effectively in groups and on a one-on-one basis
  • Progressive knowledge and understanding of construction processes, safety procedures and solid people skills
  • Ability to use personal computer and associated programs
  • Prior instructor experience with apprentices preferred but not required


  • This is an hourly position based upon the IUPAT DC 6 journey worker’s wage. The instructors will be paid by class taught (actual class time spent) plus one-half hour before and after.
  • Fringe Benefits are included
  • Classes will be scheduled and assigned in advance
  • Periodic statewide travel with occasional overnight stays is required
  • Classes are held days, nights and weekends – the Training Center Office is open from 8:00am -4:30pm, but the Instructor’s hours will extend into the evenings and weekends

Applicants interested in the Part-time Instructor Positions should submit a resume along with a cover letter summarizing their qualifications for the position no later than Friday, November 2, 2018 by mail or email to:

ATTN: Nichole McCarthy

[email protected]

8257 Dow Circle

Strongsville, OH 44136

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