Caledonian College of Engineering (CCE) is one of the reputed higher education institutions in Oman with around 4000 students and 400 staff coming from more than 22 different countries. CCE is currently undergoing expansion with the introduction of a new suite of BEng Honours degree programmes and opening of an additional campus at Airport Heights. Applications are thus invited from qualified, dedicated and experienced personnel for a variety of positions in academic departments. CCE provides outstanding opportunities for staff development and qualification enhancement and offers mechanisms to support faculty in undertaking research projects.
- Senior Lecturers and Lecturers in mechanical, process and chemical engineering (REF NUMBER: CCE 01042015)
- Senior Lecturers and Lecturers in civil, construction engineering and quantity surveying (REF NUMBER: CCE 02042015)
- Senior Lecturers and Lecturers in instrumentation and electrical engineering (REF NUMBER: CCE 03042015)
- Senior Lecturers and Lecturers in mathematics (REF NUMBER: CCE 04042015)
- Senior Lecturer and Lectures in education and professional development (REF Number: CCE 04042015)
- Laboratory Instructors in Mechanical / Electronics / Instrumentation / Electrical Engineering (REF NUMBER: CCE 05042015) – preference will be given only for Omani Nationals
Appointments will be made at the appropriate level depending on qualifications and experience. For Lecturers position, the candidates must have attained a minimum of a Masters degree in the relevant specialisation and have a minimum of five years of teaching experience at higher education level, and the candidates applying for Senior Lecturers position must have a PhD in the relevant area and a minimum of 10 years of teaching experience. Additional industrial experience will be an advantage. Appointees will be required to lecture and carry out all academic activities in the department including teaching, supervision of degree and/or masters projects, academic guidance, examining and development of learning support materials.
Candidates applying for positions within the Educational and Professional Development Department (EPD) must be passionate about imparting knowledge on much required industrial management / life skills and soft skills necessary for graduates to succeed in the market place. The candidates must be capable of imparting Entrepreneurship skills to students to develop them as young entrepreneurs in the region. The ideal candidates will have Masters / Bachelors Degree in Engineering / Education / Business / Administration / Human Resources and Entrepreneurship. Candidates with experience in academic research and materials design with high proficiency in using Microsoft Office along with online learning and teaching aids are preferred. They should be able to lead teams on departmental and college wide projects. Having a Doctorate will be an added asset. Candidates who have Training Center experience in developing soft skills or similar proficiency would also be preferred.
Candidates applying for Laboratory Instructors (Omani Nationals only) must have a Bachelor degree or Advanced Diploma in the relevant area of engineering (even fresh graduates applications will be accepted).
All candidates, who are non-native English speakers must have English language competency of a minimum of IELTS 6.5, and must attach a copy of their IELTS scorecard.
Candidates must indicate clearly the post for which they wish to be considered by quoting the reference number. Candidates are advised to give clear statements and evidence of their specialisation, especially in teaching, research and consultancy or other scholarly activity.
All academic staff have to prove their English language competency by presenting test certificates IELTS or equivalent.
Terms and Conditions: Successful candidates are normally offered two year renewable contracts. Salaries are commensurate with the post and experience. Other benefits are as per Oman labour law and also include medical insurance, airfares, 45 days of annual leave, and end of term benefits. Closing Date: Three weeks from the date of publication of this advertisement.
Application Procedure: Interested candidates should send their CVs and other supporting statements plus copies of key qualification certificates, along with name and contact address of two referees by email or post to the address mentioned below. Please indicate the Reference Number of the post you are applying for.