WELDING TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTOR

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Jacksboro is accepting applications for the position of Welding Technology Instructor at the main campus at 265 Elkins Road, Jacksboro, TN.

The position can be applied for at this link. https://tbr.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/25/home/requisition/6124?c=tbr

Application Deadline

08/30/2021

Required Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School diploma or GED required; Post-secondary diploma or A.A.S. in Welding Technology or related field with AWS, CWE, CWI and NCCER certifications preferred.
Have a minimum of three (3) years successful work experience in welding and/or related fields. Teaching and robotic weld station programming experience preferred.
Must be a good communicator with effective verbal and written skills; computer skills required.
Must be able to organize and provide theoretical and practical instructional activities to enable students to become AWS SENSE certified.
Ability to interact with adult and high school students.
Be willing to maintain personal, state-of-the-art credentialing and certification in applicable emerging technology.
Must possess good oral and written communication skills; have the ability to deal pleasantly and tactfully with customers.
Be willing to learn and use individualized instructional techniques.
Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal working relationship with students, faculty, staff and general public.

Preferred Qualifications

· Ability to follow written and oral instructions.

· Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with other employees.

· Ability to use tools and equipment to perform tasks related to facility and grounds upkeep.

· Mature attitude and dependability required.

Responsibilities

This position is responsible for individualized instruction in all phases of the Welding Technology program. Teach all aspects of the Welding Technology curricula including gas metal arc (MIG), tungsten inert gas (TIG), shielded metal arc (STICK), oxyacetylene fusion (GAS), inner shield welding, flux core welding, flame cutting, brazing and soldering. Must be able to provide related instruction in metallurgy; blueprint reading; welding symbols; fitting and fabrication; and robotic welding. Other duties include coordinating curriculum updates, student record keeping, industry and student recruitment, placement and follow-up of program graduates and program budgeting. Physically able to lift, stoop, stand and walk to demonstrate and perform all job duties required. Monitor, grade and evaluate individual student progress. Maintain appropriate records and submit timely reports. Assist in recruitment and placement of students. Maintain good public relations with business and industry. Performs related work and other duties.

 

In addition, the ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic, team player who is willing to go above and beyond the call of duty and whose career objectives include being a member of a dynamic and growing institution that has a vision to expand its services and increase its offerings to the citizens, businesses and industries in its service area. Skills will also include assistance with the development of an active Advisory Committee comprised of professionals; and the ability to deal tactfully with students, the public and with co-workers.

Skills

High School diploma or GED required; Post-secondary diploma or A.A.S. in Welding Technology or related field with AWS, CWE, CWI and NCCER certifications preferred.
Have a minimum of three (3) years successful work experience in welding and/or related fields. Teaching and robotic weld station programming experience preferred.
Must be a good communicator with effective verbal and written skills; computer skills required.
Must be able to organize and provide theoretical and practical instructional activities to enable students to become AWS SENSE certified.
Ability to interact with adult and high school students.
Be willing to maintain personal, state-of-the-art credentialing and certification in applicable emerging technology.
Must possess good oral and written communication skills; have the ability to deal pleasantly and tactfully with customers.
Be willing to learn and use individualized instructional techniques.
Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal working relationship with students, faculty, staff and general public.

Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications, experience, education, and in accordance with the guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.