Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Thompson Rivers University

Application Restrictions
Open to both Internal and external
Job Type
Faculty (Tenure, Tenure Track, LTC)
Posting In effect from
Closing Application Date
Applications will be reviewed commencing the closing application date and may continue until the position is filled.
Instructional Type
Vocational Trades(max 850 hrs)
Faculty Type
Limited Term
Anticipated Start Date
Position End Date (If Applicable)

Instruct all theory and practical aspects of the Apprenticeship and Foundation  Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic programs, meeting the objectives of the Skilled Trades BC program outlines.

Instruct all theory and practical aspects of the Apprenticeship Gas Fitter B program, meeting the objectives of the Skilled Trades BC program outlines.

Develop curriculum and training materials for the classroom and lab/shop.

  • Inter-provincial Red Seal Qualification Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Mechanic
  • Must have served an apprenticeship in Refrigeration and Air-conditioning
  • Minimum 5 years' post certification experience
  • Proficiency in computer skills such as Microsoft Excel and Word, AutoCAD, etc.


  • Post-secondary teaching experience
  • Provincial Instructor's Diploma Certification or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Supervisory experience
  • Additional certificates, education, experience, or training related to the Trade
Pay Band
According to TRUFA Salary Schedule
Kamloops, BC CA (Primary)
# of Hires Needed
Organizational Unit
Thompson Rivers University -> School of Trades and Technology -> Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
Diversity and Inclusion Commitment:
Thompson Rivers University is strongly committed to hiring based on merit with a focus on fostering diversity of thought within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, Indigenous, Black and People of Colour, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

NOTE: To learn more about Thompson Rivers University or living in Kamloops or Williams Lake please visit our Careers website. External Candidates invited to interview will be required to bring a copy of their transcripts to the interview.