Hiring Process Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find out the status of my application?
The online system will list the status of all positions

Should I complete the entire application?
You must complete the entire application and provide all requested information, including all employers (past and present), telephone numbers, dates of employment, reasons for leaving, salary information, and complete addresses.

What does "closing date" mean?
When a job posting indicates that there is a closing date, it means that Human Resources has set a final deadline for applications.  Applications received after the deadline are not processed.

How do I apply for multiple positions?
You must submit a separate application for each position.  Our online application process allows you to retrieve and submit your application for multiple jobs.

Do I have to apply for a specific position?
You must apply for a position that is currently open.

What form should current employees submit to apply for positions?
Current employees should access the Quicklinks @ inside.blackhawk.edu and submit a resume.

How do I apply for a temporary/part-time position?
Temporary/part-time positions may be applied for by submitting an online application.

What qualifications are required of faculty?
Each academic and occupational instructor shall meet applicable requirements established by the Higher Learning Commission and federal and state licensing requirements.

Each occupational instructor shall have a minimum of 2 years (4,000 hours) of occupational experience in a target job for the program or programs being taught, of which at least 1 year (2,000 hours) shall be within 5 years prior to the date of appointment. One year (2,000 hours) of related occupational experience may be waived if the occupational instructor has at least 2 years of post−secondary teaching experience in the appropriate occupational field within 5 years prior to the date of appointment.

May I submit a resume?
Resumes may be submitted along with the application.  Our online application process allows you to attach your resume.

Once my application is submitted, how long will it be before the screening process is completed?

  • Each department has its own distinct timeline for filling a particular recruitment and conducts its screening accordingly.  Some searches last several weeks while others may take several months.
  • If you are selected for an interview, the College will contact you to arrange the interview.  If you were not selected to move forward in the hiring process, you will receive an email notifying you once the position has been filled.

May I submit my application by fax?
No.  All applications must be submitted through the online system

Where is Human Resources located?

Administration Building
Blackhawk Technical College
6004 S. County Rd. G
P.O. Box 5009
Janesville, WI  53547-5009

Phone: (608) 757-7775
Fax: (608) 757-7740