1938, SOWELA Technical Community College (SOWELA) has served the community of Southwest Louisiana
with higher education and training opportunities. SOWELA takes pride in its continuing
efforts to build a workforce of faculty and staff that reflects the diversity of the students
we serve. Through the leadership of SOWELA’s Chancellor, and with guidance provided by the Louisiana
Community and Technical College System and its Board of Supervisors, SOWELA aims to achieve new
heights in reflecting professionalism and credibility among its employee base.
is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SOWELA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national
origin, gender, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been
designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
3820 Sen. J. Bennett Johnston Ave., Lake Charles, LA 70615
No.: 337-421-6565 or 800-256-0483
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Adjunct faculty are hired in a part-time capacity on an as needed basis. These positions are filled prior to or during the start of each semester and are contingent upon the needs of the College.
SOWELA accepts application materials for adjunct employment on a continuing basis throughout the year from qualified applicants willing to teach on a part-time basis.
Academic departments will contact potential applicants when there are available openings.
Classified staff vacancies are posted in
accordance with Louisiana Civil Service regulations. These positions generally include those found in office
support, trades and maintenance.
All applications for classified positions must be submitted through the State
of Louisiana: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/louisiana?keywords=sowela.
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The FLSA poster can be found at https://www.dol.gov/whd/regs/compliance/posters/minwage.pdf.
The EEO poster can be found at https://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf.