Aircraft Mechanics Instructor

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis is accepting applications for the position of Aircraft Mechanics Instructor to teach at the extension campus.


Minimum Qualifications:

Diploma in Aircraft Mechanics required, Associates degree preferred
Post-secondary training in Aircraft Mechanics/Aviation
Current A & P License
Must have a minimum of three (3) years of related work experience as an A & P Mechanic
Must possess the organizational and communications skills necessary to be an effective  teacher
Must remain current in the aircraft maintenance profession and maintain program accreditation status
Must show evidence of teaching ability
Must have the ability to interact with adult students
Must show evidence of good character, mature attitude, and stable personality
Must possess computer skills
Must have the ability to complete reports/paperwork and meet deadlines


Responsibilities and Duties:

Possess a strong background in aviation math and physics, aircraft hardware, material processes, hand tools, regulations, weight and balance, aircraft blueprints, schematics & graphics
Instruct, monitor, grade, and evaluate individual students’ progress
Maintain appropriate records and submit timely reports
Assist in recruitment and placement of students
Maintain good public relations with business and industry
Develop and maintain a strong program advisory committee


Application Procedure:

Submit a resume
Complete and submit the TCAT application found at
The application must include at least three (3) professional references
Current federal law requires identification and eligibility verification prior to employment
Only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the United States may be employed


Applicants should submit their resume and application to



NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION:  The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis 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:  Gwen Sutton, 550 Alabama Ave, Memphis, TN 38105, phone no. 901-543-6137,  Email: