Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Harriman is accepting applications for the position of Diesel Powered Equipment Technology Instructor.

Application Procedure and Deadline:

  • Interested applicants must submit a resume, completed TCAT application, and official transcripts.
  • Applications can be picked up or printed on our website at www.tcatharriman.edu
  • Applications and resumes will be accepted until position is filled.

Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

·         Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalency; Associate Degree preferred.

·          ASE Master Technician in Medium/Heavy Duty Repair preferred.

·         Must have a minimum of 5 years’ related work experience in the Diesel Field.

·         Must have a strong hands-on technical background in all aspects of diesel technology; prior teaching a plus.

·         Must possess the organizational and communications skills necessary to be an effective teacher.

·         Must commit to remain current in the field of Diesel Technology.

·         Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

·         Must possess computer skills and ability to utilize technology to enhance teaching


General Duties:

1.             Provide individualized classroom and lab instruction to secondary and adult students.

2.             Develop curricula to supplement the computer-based instruction with lab activities and exercises that prepare students for employment in the diesel field.

3.             Monitor, grade, and evaluate individual students’ progress.

4.             Maintain appropriate records and submit timely reports.

5.             Assist in recruitment and placement of students.

6.             Maintain good public relations with business and industry and maintain an active advisory committee.

Salary Range

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