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Mitchell Technical Institute: A Great Place to Work!
Established in 1968, MTI is one of four state technical institutes in South Dakota. The service area of the institute offers an unparalleled quality of life in the midwest. Serving more than 1200 regular students in 29 program areas along with online programs and educational opportunities for adult, community and corporate education, MTI is located in Mitchell, SD, a community of 15,000. MTI is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, through 2021.  

For instructor positions, download a copy of the General Education Instructor Job Description or Technical Education Instructor Job Description here.

Here is a list of open MTI positions listed below:



Architectural Design & Building Construction Instructor - Mitchell, SD


Full-time 9 month instructor sought for MTI’s Architectural Design & Building Construction program beginning with the 2014-2015 academic year. Will annually oversee construction of a student-built house and teach related courses. Previous commercial experience a plus. A minimum of three years’ experience in the industry or related work experience required. Post-secondary degree preferred. Must be eligible to meet State of South Dakota post-secondary instructor certification. Position open until filled.  

To apply: Applicants must complete the online application for employment and upload their resume and cover letter to the application. Apply online

Megan Mentzel
Human Resources Coordinator
Mitchell Technical Institute



Clinical Coordinator - Mitchell, SD


MTI is seeking a Clinical Coordinator for the new MRI/CT program. This is a full time, 12 month grant funded position. The ideal candidate will meet the requirement of a minimum of 3 years experience in both CT Imaging and MRI Imaging. ARRT(R) (MR) (CT) certifications are required and must be in good standing. Graduate of JCERT approved Radiology program required. Candidate must possess strong supervisory and administration skills; must be well versed in medical terminology and have strong computer skills.

Position open until filled; however preference will be given to candidates who complete application process by December 15th.

To apply: Applicants must complete the online application for employment and upload their resume and cover letter to the application. Apply online

Megan Mentzel
Human Resources Coordinator
Mitchell Technical Institute



Lab Assistant - Mitchell, SD

Mitchell Technical Institute is currently seeking a Lab Assistant. The ideal candidate will have general knowledge and experience in running excavation equipment, such as backhoe, trencher with a mechanical background. This is a 9 month, part time position.

Position opened until filled.

To apply: Applicants must complete the online application for employment and upload their resume and cover letter to the application. Apply online

Megan Mentzel
Human Resources Coordinator
Mitchell Technical Institute



Math Instructor - Mitchell, SD

Mitchell Technical Institute is currently seeking a Math Instructor for our General Education Department. This is a 9 month, full time position beginning in August with the 2014-2015 academic year. A Bachelor’s degree in math is required, with a Master’s degree in math preferred. The position is open until filled.

To apply: Applicants must complete the online application for employment and upload their resume and cover letter to the application. Apply online

Megan Mentzel
Human Resources Coordinator
Mitchell Technical Institute



Power Line Instructor - Mitchell, SD

Full-time 9 month instructor sought for MTI’s Power Line program beginning with the 2014-2015 academic year. A minimum three years’ experience in the industry or related work experience required. Diploma in Power Line preferred. Must be eligible to meet State of South Dakota post-secondary instructor certification requirements.

Position open until filled.

To apply: Applicants must complete the online application for employment and upload their resume and cover letter to the application. Apply online

Megan Mentzel
Human Resources Coordinator
Mitchell Technical Institute



Student Retention Coordinator - Mitchell, SD

Full time 10 month Retention Coordinator sought to lead retention efforts to include services and programs to enhance student graduation rates and students’ goal attainment. Must work well in a team environment to maximize student success.  Experience in higher education desired. Excellent oral and written communication skills and computer skills to include Microsoft Office. Bachelor’s degree required.


Position open until filled.

To apply: Applicants must complete the online application for employment and upload their resume and cover letter to the application. Apply online 

Megan Mentzel 
Human Resources Coordinator 
Mitchell Technical Institute



Welding Instructor - Mitchell, SD

Mitchell Technical Institute is seeking a Welding Instructor with extensive welding experience. Minimum of three years employment experience in the industry required. Associates degree or higher preferred but not required. This is a 9 month, full time position and is open until filled.
Experience and or qualifications in the following preferred but not mandatory:
  • Welder certification/qualification
  • Robotics
  • Laser cutting
  • Familiar with AWS codes
  • Machining
  • Teaching
  • Machine programming
To apply: Applicants must complete the online application for employment and upload their resume and cover letter to the application. Apply online 

Megan Mentzel 
Human Resources Coordinator 
Mitchell Technical Institute



MTI is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Human Resources
For information about the position(s), please contact:

Megan Mentzel
Human Resources Coordinator
Campus Center, Student Services
800.684.1969
605.995.7136

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