Industrial Maintenance Mechatronics Dual Enrollment Instructor

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Newbern is accepting applications for the position of Industrial Maintenance Mechatronics Instructor located at Dyersburg High School. This is a modified fiscal year 10-month position.

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

Application Procedure: Please visit for a copy of the TCAT Newbern job application. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to:

Teresa Yates, Tennessee College of Applied Technology Newbern,
340 Washington Street, Newbern, TN  38059
EOE/Title IX/Title VI/ADA Employer
A Tennessee Board of Regents Institution

Required Qualifications

  • Technical diploma or equivalent higher education with credentials in related field of Electronics, Industrial Maintenance, Manufacturing, Mechanical or Engineering Technology or similar discipline. Teaching experience preferred.
  • Minimum of three years’ work experience in advanced manufacturing, mechatronics, engineering, process control or related field; classroom experience and appropriate administration experience in delivery of workforce education and training is preferred.
  • Must possess the organizational and communications skills necessary to be an effective teacher.
  • Must be willing to learn and use individualized instructional techniques.
  • Must be willing to maintain personal credentialing and certification 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.
  • Must be an enthusiastic team player who is willing to take initiative and go above and beyond the call of duty in a changing work environment and whose career objectives include being a member of a dynamic and growing institution that has a vision to expand its services and increase its offerings to the citizens, businesses and industries in its service area.


  • Must possess extensive knowledge, skills, and experience to provide effective instruction in advanced manufacturing process topics to include electronics; industrial electrical; industrial mechanical; process control and process automation; pneumatics and controls; fluid power and controls; electrical power and controls; PLC's; HMI systems integration; and lean manufacturing processes.
  • Responsible for individualized instruction in all phases of the Industrial Maintenance Mechatronics program while preparing students for careers in a modern manufacturing environment.
  • Provide technical instruction relevant to the actual work environment using the prescribed program curriculum.
  • Exercise methods of recruitment and retention of students.
  • Ensure harmony working with the college’s lead instructors, follow goals and objectives, and the statewide curriculum.
  • Ensure efficient and safe delivery of instruction to students.
  • Perform related tasks and other duties as assigned.