Welding Instructor

Job Title

Welding Instructor

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Morristown is accepting applications for the position of a full time evening Welding Instructor. The position is located at the Greene Technology Center campus in Greeneville, Tennessee.

Application Submission and Review:

For consideration, qualified applicants who are interested are required to submit a detailed resumé, education transcripts, and a completed TCAT Morristown employment application including, qualifications and salary requirements. Employment applications are available at the Morristown campus and on our website at www.tcatmorristown.edu. A criminal/financial background check will be required for selected applicant. 

Review of application documents will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Submit to:

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Morristown
Attention: Melissa Johnson-Human Resources
821 West Louise Avenue
Morristown TN  37813

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Morristown, a Tennessee Board of Regents institution, is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities.

Application Deadline


Required Qualifications

  • Must have Technical Training Diploma, Associates Degree preferred
  • Must be proficient in: Oxyacetylene Cutting, Plasma Cutting, Oxyacetylene Welding, Shielded Metal Arc Welding, Pipefitting, Blueprint Reading, Gas Metal Arc Welding, Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
  • Must have a minimum of five (5) years related work experience
  • Must possess the organizational and communications skills necessary to be an effective teacher
  • Must remain current in the welding profession and maintain program outcomes for completion and placement of graduates
  • Must show evidence of teaching experience/ability
  • Must have ability to interact with adult students
  • Must show evidence of good character, mature attitude, and stable personality
  • Must possess computer skills
  • Must have ability to complete reports/paperwork and meet deadlines
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours


  • Responsible for teaching all phases of the program to include theory and practical instruction of the curriculum
  • Must monitor and evaluate student progress; accurately maintain program and student records
  • Must maintain an active advisory committee and communicate with business and industry on a regular basis
  • Other duties include curriculum development and updates, student record keeping, student recruitment, placement and follow-up
  • Continue personal training and professional development to stay abreast of changes in the industry

Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience according to Tennessee Board of Regents guidelines. This is a full-time position with benefits, including health insurance, retirement, 401k, holidays, annual and sick leave.