Curriculum Developer, Automotive Service Technician

Job description:

Do you have training and practical experience in Automotive Services Technology? Do you have an AST Red Seal CQ? Do you have an academic background in program or curriculum development? Do you have teaching experience in this area, perhaps in an apprenticeship program?

If you have this unique blend of talents, we have a position that will interest you. NAVTC is looking for a contract program/curriculum developer to create a part-time vocational training program for Automotive Service Technicians. Future instructional opportunities are also a possibility.


This is an academic position. The Senior Educational Administrator will provide you with the guidelines, framework and timelines and provide support to develop a full curriculum for the Automotive Service Technician Program. In line with industry standards, you’ll create skills lists, cross references, weekly program outlines and other documentation for our instructors.

You’ll need to deliver both hard and electronic copies of documents and teaching materials as needed.

You’ll participate in initial research and assessment and text and materials selection.

You’ll work with our SEA to ensure materials are appropriate and effective.

You’ll create mid-term and final examinations or suggest guidelines as needed.

You’ll set the requirements and goals for trainees, instructors and the overall program.

You’ll have to establish the weekly teaching schedules for instructors.

And of course, other duties may be assigned during the development process as need arises.

Ideal Qualifications:

Red Seal AST (preferably AST-4)

Experience in program or curriculum development or possess the academic skills

Five years of Automotive Service Technician work experience

Previous teaching, training, supervisory or consulting experience is preferred

An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered

Clarity and organization in thought and writing

The ability to work quickly, attentively and collaboratively

Please apply by sending your resume and cover letter to:
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.