• Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal working relationship with students, faculty, staff, general public, and business and industry. 
  • Must show evidence of good character and mature attitude
  • Must be willing to remain current in the instructional field
  • Must possess organizational and communication skills necessary to be an effective teacher


Duties:  The Building and Electrical Technology Instructor is responsible for:

  • ·Providing individualized instruction to high school and adult student to prepare them for work as an electrician and/or plumber.
  • ·Developing and updating curriculum and selecting and developing teaching methods to effectively provide individualized instruction including theory and practical instruction in Electrical including electrical wiring, basic circuits, AC/DC current, instruments/measurements and electrical blueprints; and Plumbing including math, tools, blueprint and plumbing drawings, pipes and fittings, fixtures and faucets, drain, waste and vent systems, water distribution systems, water supply systems and waste disposal systems. 
  • ·Provide instruction in the theory and hands-on skills in the areas including, but not limited to plumbing, electrical, worker ethics and safety.
  • ·Monitoring, grading, and evaluating individual student progress, and maintaining student records in the college’s student records management system.  
  • ·Participating in the recruitment of students and placement of students in the field.
  • ·Maintaining an active advisory committee; cooperate with outside agencies; and supervising and follow-up on students in cooperative education.
  • ·Working with Dual Enrollment Instructors on programs of study and curriculum for the program
  • ·Participating in professional development activities to stay abreast of emerging technologies.   
  • ·Performing other duties as may be assigned by the President and Vice President of the College.

 Submit application and resume to:  Applications are available online at 

                Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Livingston, ATTN:  Stacy McFall

                740 Hi Tech Drive, P.O. Box 219, Livingston, TN  38570

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Livingston is a TBR institution; is an AA/EEO/ADA Employer; and, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity or national origin, sex, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, or any other class protected by Federal or State laws and regulations and by TBR policies with respect to employment, programs, and activities.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:  Stacy Johnson, 740 Hi Tech Drive; Livingston, TN;; 931-823-5525


Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.  Post-secondary credential from an accredited institution preferred.  Associate Degree preferred. 
  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years hands-on experience in the area of residential/commercial electrical and plumbing within the last five years.
  • Must possess computer skills
  • Limited Licensed Electrician (LLE) and Limited Licensed Plumber (LLP), a plus
  • Must possess all required licensures, certifications, and/or accreditation for the field or the ability to become certified and licensed within twelve (12) calendar months

Salary Range

Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience, qualifications and the Tennessee Board of Regents guidelines.