Training instructors needed at Fort Campbell in Kentucky

The Mid-South Carpenters Regional Council Training Trust Fund is considering hiring one full-time instructor and one part-time instructor to deliver carpenter and millwright craft training through the United Brotherhood of Carpenters’ Military Veterans Program at the Army base in Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Wages will be approximately $36.74 per hour.

The full-time position is based on a 40-hour work week, 52 weeks per year, with incentives and a raise to come within 6 months, based on performance. A substantial benefit package, along with paid holidays, vacation, and sick days, is also included.

If selected, the applicant must be able to assume the position as early as Jan. 31. All resumes must be received by Jan. 7.  

Applicants’ resumes will be reviewed, and a short list of applicants will be notified of time and place of interview.  

Basic requirements for the position are:

  • Minimum of 5 continuous years of experience in the craft
  • Classification as journey level with good standing status on union dues
  • Reside within a reasonable commute of Fort Campbell, Kentucky
  • Extensive working knowledge of the craft
  • Working knowledge in basic computer software (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
  • Good communication skills
  • Professional attitude
  • A valid driver’s license
  • No felony records

Although not required, other factors that may be considered are:

  • Candidate is bilingual
  • Candidate served in an approved registered apprenticeship program
  • Previous experience in craft instruction
  • “Train the Trainer” qualifications from the UBC International Training Center
  • Employer references
  • Individual craft training history
  • Prior military service

Individuals who meet the basic requirements and are interested in the position should send their resumes to Rickey Moore, director of the Mid-South Carpenters Regional Council Training Trust Fund, at