Announcement of Anticipated Opening

Motorcycle Safety Instructors and Range Aides

MCC Credit-Free Programs seeks Instructors and Range Aides for our 2017 Motorcycle Safety Program!

Part-time Continuing Education Position

Application must be postmarked by this date.

On-going recruitment


Anticipated Starting Date

On-going recruitment


Minimum Qualifications

Do you enjoy motorcycles? Would you like to spend some weekends outdoors involving motorcycles? Do you feel comfortable talking to people about motorcycles? Is promoting the hobby of motorcycling something you would like to do?

If you answered “yes” to the above questions then perhaps you would like to become a certified motorcycle instructor or range aide. The certification course is sponsored by the CT Department of Transportation.  Manchester Community College administers a CONREP Motorcycle Safety Program and classrooms on campus and two riding sites. Class size is 12 students and you can select weekends that you would like to teach.


Responsibilities

Motorcycle Safety Instructor

Each course has a primary and an assistant instructor. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Demonstrating and conducting range exercises as outlined in the curriculum;
  • Conducting classroom and range sessions;
  • Riding range exercises;
  • Conducting remedial training as needed;
  • evaluating students
  • Ensuring that appropriate protective clothing is worn by students; and
  • Checking student forms for completeness and accuracy.

Requirements are that you own and operate a street legal motorcycle and pass a training class. Training is provided by DOT. Earn $300 – $450 per course. For more information and to fill out an application go to www.Ride4ever.org . For more information please contact Brian Burbank, Manchester Community College Motorcycle Program Site Manager, at Rowdrunner@sbcglobal.net or 860-604-2637.

Motorcycle Safety Range Aide

Spend weekends around people that enjoy motorcycles. MCC has openings in the 2016 Motorcycle Rider Education Program for Range Aides. Duties include being able to wheel 250cc motorcycles into and out of storage container. Pick up and place small rubber traffic cones around a parking lot. Lift 5 gallon gas cans to fill gas caddy. Keep track of class progression on paper charts. May be required to do some sweeping of parking lot depending upon season. Requires commitment of entire weekend but you can choose the weekends you would like to work. Earn $160 per course.  Hours are 7:30 a.m. till 1:00 on Saturdays and 7:30 till 5:00 on Sundays. For more information please contact Brian Burbank, Manchester Community College Motorcycle Program Site Manager, at Rowdrunner@sbcglobal.net or 860-604-2637.

For questions about Credit-Free Programs, contact Ann Bonney, Director, at 860-512-2822 or abonney@manchestercc.edu .

 


Minimum Salary/Compensation

Motorcycle Safety Instructor:  $300 – $450 per course.

Motorcycle Safety Range Aide : $160 per course.

 


Application Procedure

Motorcycle Safety Instructor:
For more information and to fill out an application go to www.Ride4ever.org . For more information please contact Brian Burbank, Manchester Community College Motorcycle Program Site Manager, at Rowdrunner@sbcglobal.net or 860-604-2637.

Motorcycle Safety Range Aide:
For more information please contact Brian Burbank, Manchester Community College Motorcycle Program Site Manager, at Rowdrunner@sbcglobal.net or 860-604-2637.

For questions about Credit-Free Programs, contact Ann Bonney, Director, at 860-512-2822 or abonney@manchestercc.edu .


Application Deadline

Continuous recruitment until filled.

Continuing Notice of Nondiscrimination

Manchester Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of intellectual disability, learning disability or physical disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or criminal record. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Debra Freund, Chief Diversity Officer, Manchester Community College, Great Path, P.O. Box 1046, Manchester, CT 06045-1046, SSC L277.

Manchester Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans.