Phone: 800.521.7158

Engines Performance Instructor for Hire

Join our family of expert technicians!

  • Salary: Dependent on Credentials*
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, Dental, Life Insurance, Medical, Vision

Job Description

Seeking Automotive Technicians looking to become technical instructors at WyoTech, a premier technical trade school located in Laramie, WY. No teaching experience required. This is an excellent opportunity for an industry professional to expand their career through training tomorrow’s technicians. This instructor will work with a Lead Instructor on the specific courses but may teach individually on occasion. WyoTech Instructors have the technical aptitude to teach the courses they are assigned and fulfill all administrative functions. WyoTech Instructors should work toward course mastery in all courses they are assigned and should obtain course mastery in a minimum of two WyoTech courses. Background check will be required upon offer.


  • Adhere to and ensure the enforcement of WyoTech policies and procedures as stated in the Employee Handbook; Advise students on attendance, grades, professionalism, and personal problems to ensure completion of their career program.
  • Submit grades, tests, attendance, and all other material; Plan class instruction based on syllabus and ensure learning objectives are met. Ensure all educational activity is conducted ethically and legally; Utilize the CANVAS LMS system.
  • Support EPA and safety procedures; Encourage students to do safe, quality work with safety precautions.
  • Maintain and attend to the repair as necessary of class equipment and tool inventory. Lock up your area.
  • Attend scheduled instructor meetings, graduation, and registration; Participate in curriculum and professional development; Communicate effectively with all WyoTech faculty and staff.
  • Encourage motivation and enthusiasm in the shop and classroom; Develop a professional rapport with the students.
  • Prepare adequately for class and shop prior to start time; Have supplemental teaching items ready; Provide appropriate information, resources, and assignments for a lesson; Provide peer tutors as needed.
  • Monitor class; Remain in control of the class throughout the classroom lesson and in the shop.
  • Follow ADA Requirements.
  • Be available for students 15 minutes before and 15 minutes after scheduled class time.
  • Always maintain security on all tests and lesson plans; Always maintain confidentiality.
  • Other related duties as directed by the department coordinator/department assistant coordinator.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must meet state certification, regulatory agencies, and accrediting body requirements including but not limited to:

  • Must be able to provide work verification; Must pass a background check upon offer.
  • Minimum of 7 years’ actual related work experience (5 years’ actual related work experience with Associates).
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work in a team environment.
  • Experience in drivability diagnostics and automotive electrical systems experience required.
  • Be proficient in the use of computers; Must be able to pick up on software used in an educational environment.
  • ASE certifications or other industry certifications and Dyno experience preferred, but not required.

Who We Are

We are a school that offers world class training in the Automotive, Collision, Diesel, and Welding industries along with our specialties programs Street Rod, Motorsports Chassis Fabrication, High Performance Power Trains, Trim & Upholstery, and Applied Service Management. Our company has an excellent reputation among students, alumni, and employers of our graduates. We are locally-owned and led by people who are dedicated to working hard, having fun, and doing right by our customers and each other.

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*Salary considerations are commensurate with experience. Applicants who are offered an appointment are required to pass a comprehensive background investigation and driver license check.

If you are interested in finding out more about WyoTech or the community, please feel free to reach out.

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