Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at Western Dakota Tech. You will join more than 80 faculty and staff who are dedicated to training the region’s workforce. Every position at WDT is important, and you will know you are doing something worthwhile.

Plus, you will live in Rapid City at the foot of the Black Hills, the most beautiful and activity-rich region in South Dakota. Combine the two-an important position and a great place to live-and you have the recipe for an unsurpassed quality of life.

Explore the following job opportunities and begin working in a career that truly matters:

 Position Title Application Closing Date
Welding Instructor Certified Open Until Filled
Admissions Counselor Classified Open Until Filled
Admissions Counselor-TAA Classified Open Until Filled
Practical Nursing Instructor Certified April 25, 2014
Criminal Justice Instructor Certified April 28, 2014
Nursing Adjunct Instructor Contact Theresa Scharn (605) 718-2402; email
Student Success Coach Classified May 2, 2014
Student Success Coach-TAA Classified May 2, 2014

To apply for a position at WDT

  1. Click a Position Title above to view position description
  2. Click on the appropriate application
  3. Complete, print, and send the application and all required documents in one of the following ways:
    1. Email: wdthumanresources@wdt.edu
    2. Fax: (605) 394-1789
    3. Postal mail: Send to the address on the application

It is the applicant’s responsibility to send all required documents as stated on the application.

Additional Information

If you have questions about the job postings or about WDT employment, please contact Theresa Scharn at (605) 718-2402 or theresa.scharn@wdt.edu.

Adjunct Instructor Positions

WDT accepts resumes from industry professionals seeking adjunct faculty positions. If interested, please send your resume to Theresa Scharn at theresa.scharn@wdt.edu

Employing WDT Students 

If you would like to reach WDT students and soon-to-graduates with career opportunities, please contact Career Services Coordinator Curt Lauinger at (605) 718-2438 or curt.lauinger@wdt.edu.