Welding Technology Evening Instructor

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Ripley is accepting applications for the position of a Full-time Evening Welding Technology located at Ripley High School Extension Campus. 

Application Deadline: Review of application will commence immediately and will continue until position is filled.

Application Procedure: Please visit https://tcatripley.edu/about/jobs-and-employment_for a copy of the TCAT Ripley job application. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to:

Marcy Johnson, Tennessee College of Applied Technology Ripley
127 Industrial Drive, Ripley, TN
EOE/Title IX/Tit1e VI/ADA Employer
A Tennessee Board of Regents Institution

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma, technical diploma or equivalent higher education in related field.
  • Teaching experience preferred.
  • Minimum of five years' related work experience.
  • Must be proficient in Oxyacetylene cutting, Plasma Cutting, Oxyacetylene Welding, Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW).
  • Must possess the organizational and communications skills necessary to be an effective teacher.
  • Be willing to learn and use individualized instructional techniques.
  • Maintain personal credentialing and certification in related field as required.
  • Must have effective ability to utilize Microsoft Office programs; audio/visual equipment and software; and working knowledge of maintaining student records and/or sensitive information.


  • Provide instruction to students in all areas of the Welding Technology Program curriculum.
  • Monitor, grade and evaluate individual students' progress.
  • Maintain appropriate records and submit timely reports.
  • Ensure efficient and safe delivery of instruction to students.
  • Perform related tasks and other duties as assigned.

Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience and according to salary guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.