The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Hohenwald is accepting applications for the position of Electronic Systems/Telecommunications Technology Instructor.

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A PDF of the application can be downloaded here:


Qualified applicants should submit an application, copies of any certifications and cover letter detailing how they meet the requirements for the position along with a current resume to:
Human Resources-Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Hohenwald, 813 West Main, Hohenwald, TN 38462

APPLICATION REVIEW: Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted until April 12th, 2019. For consideration, qualified applicants that are interested should submit a detailed resume, post-secondary certificate/diploma, license/certificates, college transcripts and application including qualifications and salary requirements. Employment applications are available at the TCAT Hohenwald campus and on our website at www.tcathohenwald.edu.


TCAT-H is an EOE/AA/ADA Employer
A Tennessee Board of Regents Institution
Accredited with the Council on Occupational Education

NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION: The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Hohenwald does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Randy Young, 813 West Main, Hohenwald, TN 38462, phone no. 931-796-5351 x128, Email: randy.young@tcathohenwald.edu.

Required Qualifications

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, with post-secondary education preferred in one or more of the following: TCAT Diploma, Associate Degree or Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics or related field.
  • Have a minimum of three (3) years teaching or three (3) years successful work experience in a related field.
  • Must have strong hands-on technical background in electronics, networking, telecommunications and related technologies.
  • Experience in bio-medical, communications, electrical, copper and fiber optic based systems, mobile devices, residential electrical systems, audio-video, security-surveillance, and green technology electronics with knowledge and experience in NEC (National Electrical Code) or electrical code.
  • Must have the ability to develop and utilize computer based instruction (NIDA/LabVolt/Festo) with lab activities and exercises that prepare students for working in a modern industrial electronics environment.
  • Professional certifications such as ETA and CertTEC.
  • Must have strong working knowledge in each of these areas and be able to effectively communicate technology.
  • Must have good organizational and planning skills.
  • Must have a commitment to maintain current certifications and the skills necessary to remain competent in each field of study.
  • Must possess good oral and written communications skills and the ability to deal with students and the public in a professional manner.
  • Be willing to learn and develop personalized instruction techniques to maximize classroom effectiveness.
  • Must establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships with students, faculty, staff and members of business and industry. The Electronics Instructor works closely with the Electro-Mechanical Instructor in offering the program.
  • Be willing to promote the Electronic Systems and Telecommunications Programs in the community when and where opportunities arise.
  • Must have excellent professional ethics.
  • This position is responsible for individualized instruction in all phases of the program. Other duties include coordinating
  • curriculum updates, student record keeping, industry and student recruitment, and placement and follow-up of program graduates. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development and continuance for active Advisory Committee comprised of professionals in the electronics technology profession/field.

Salary Range

Commensurate with education and experience according to Tennessee Board of Regents and Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology guidelines.