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Instructor of High Voltage Lineman Technology

Arkansas State University, Newport

Arkansas State University, Newport

Jonesboro, AR, USA · Newport, AR, USA
Posted on Monday, June 24, 2024

Instructor of High Voltage Lineman Technology

Arkansas State University-Newport

Arkansas State University - Newport invites applications for the position of Instructor of High Voltage Lineman Technology. This is a twelve-month position on the Newport campus.

The successful candidate will teach High Voltage Lineman Technology courses as appropriate to the two-year college level including classroom/laboratory instruction and maintaining current with equipment certifications. The right candidate will be willing to work cooperatively with other entities of the university in a learning-centered environment.


Minimum requirements for this position include an Associate Degree or equivalent credentialing. Experience and professional certification may be substituted for the degree requirement. Proficiency involving first aid and experience and knowledge of electrical circuits, pole climbing, and safety procedures are required. A pole climbing evaluation will be performed. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required.

Preference will be given to anyone who is a certified journeyman lineman with previous rural electric cooperative experience. Previous recruitment, administration, and college teaching experience are also preferred.

Salary & Benefits

The annual salary for this position is $55,000 -$65,000.

At ASU-Newport, our employees are important to us. ASUN offers a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees that include, but are not limited to: health, life, and long-term disability insurance, paid time off, and a retirement plan. For more information about benefits, please visit https://www.asusystem.edu/offices/employee-benefits/

About the College

ASUN is one of the state's fastest growing community colleges. Established as a stand-alone, two-year college in 2001, our mission is to provide accessible, quality education that transforms the lives of our students, enriches our communities and strengthens our regional economy. ASUN's vision is to be the driving force that revitalizes the Delta and restores the American Dream in the communities we serve. With campus locations in Newport, Jonesboro, and Marked Tree, ASUN offers a wide range of educational opportunities including Associate of Arts, Associate of Science and Associate of Applied Science degrees, technical certificates, certificates of proficiency and lifelong learning opportunities.

How to Apply

Arkansas State University – Newport is a part of the Arkansas State University System and is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. More information about Arkansas State University-Newport is available at www.asun.edu. Interested applicants may apply online at https://jobs.talent.dynamics.com/jobs/asun.edu/2?page=1

Questions regarding the application process or requests for assistance to complete the application process should be directed to hr@asun.edu.