Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


Somerville High School
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3703400 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: October 20, 2021 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

Machine Technology Instructor (CNC)

Job Goal: The Center for Technical Education is seeking a machinist with CNC experience to teach students in the Machine Technology program at Somerville High School. We will provide all necessary support to transition the successful candidate into an exciting and rewarding career as a Machine Technology teacher.
Please feel free to contact Roger Bourgeois by email at or by phone at 781-910-3230 for additional information.

Somerville High School's mission, Center for Career & Technical Education, is to provide a unique opportunity for all of its students to acquire career skills-both academic and vocational enabling them to compete successfully in a technologically advanced economy. Through a blend of academic and vocational instruction, applied learning, and worksite experience, our students acquire the career skills and academic knowledge to ensure success in their chosen career and post-secondary education.

•Advanced skills in operating and setting up CNC and conversational milling machines/lathes.
•Skilled user of Solid Works and Master CAM.
•Demonstrated experience in Manufacturing, CAD & 3D Modeling, CAM, Integrated Production, Engineering Principals and Design, CNC Operation.
•Must be certified or certifiable by MASS DESE as a Chapter 74 "Advanced Manufacturing Instructor" or possess the necessary criteria to become licensed. [High School Diploma or equivalent; 5 years recent (within the last seven years).

Preferred Qualifications:
•FANUC certification to use an IR2 robot and vision system.
•Familiarity with using other CAD/CAM platforms, such as Fusion 360 and Onshape.
•Familiarity with operating HAAS and TRAK machinery.
•A second language such as Spanish or Portuguese.

•Full-time position as Advanced Manufacturing instructor.
•Manage groups of 10-15 students maximum.
•Teach grades 9 to 12 on the safe use of machine tools, power tools, bench work, CAD & CAM, among other skills.
•Write/follow curriculum within the state frameworks for an Advanced Manufacturing Chapter 74 program.
•Keep the shop stocked for consumables, tools, chemicals, and other materials.
•Complete yearly Professional Development hours, Educator Evaluation, and other obligations per Unit A Somerville Educators Contract.

Position Reports to: The School Principal & Assistant Principal of the Center for Vocational and Technical Education

•Applications are only accepted online through School Spring.
•Please do not mail or email resumes. Only resumes that are submitted through School Spring will be considered.

The Somerville Public Schools does not discriminate in its programs, facilities, or employment or educational opportunities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, home status, marital/civil union status, sex/gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, citizenship status, place of birth, national origin, ancestry, cultural identity, genetics or military status, and does not tolerate any form of retaliation, or bias-based intimidation, threat or harassment that demeans individuals’ dignity or interferes with their ability to learn or work.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Somerville High School!

The primary goal of Somerville High School is to prepare students to lead satisfying and successful lives by helping them to become: ?Effective readers ?Effective writers ?Effective users of technology ?Effective critical and creative thinkers.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Somerville Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Matthew Buchanan
    81 Highland Ave
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02143
    Phone: (617) 625-6600