Current Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at Lake Area Tech! We are seeking dedicated faculty and staff members who commit themselves to LATI’s mission of providing our students superior, comprehensive technical education that changes lives and launches careers. Based on feedback by our current employees, Lake Area Tech has been named a Great College To Work For by the Chronicle of Higher Education for the last six years. We are also honored to be named a 2015 Military Friendly School, a 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll member, and a Finalist-With-Distinction for the 2015 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. Your interest in joining our team is very much appreciated.

Lake Area Technical Institute is governed by the Watertown School District. Application and supporting materials for open positions are submitted through the Watertown School District online portal available at the following link: Each position is categorized as certified, classified, or administrative. The application requirements differ for each position.


FALL 2015

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS INSTRUCTOR: Open until filled. Extensive knowledge of agricultural industry with a firm background in the areas of commodities, merchandising and economics. A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in an Agriculture or Economics related field, or three years related employment experience is required. Master’s degree preferred.

FULL-TIME HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR INSTRUCTOR: Open until filled. Extensive knowledge of heavy equipment operation and maintenance. A minimum of three years related employment experience is required. Minimum of Associate’s degree in related field preferred.

ADJUNCT OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY INSTRUCTOR/LAB AIDE: Open until filled. LATI is seeking an Occupational Therapy lab aide with adjunct teaching responsibilities for the 2015-2016 academic year.

ADJUNCT PRACTICAL NURSING CLINICAL INSTRUCTORS: Open until filled. LATI is seeking a clinical nursing instructor in both Huron and Aberdeen for the 2015-2016 academic year.

ADJUNCT GENERAL EDUCATION INSTRUCTORS: Open until filled. LATI is seeking adjunct general education instructors, particularly in Speech and Communications, for the 2015-2016 academic year.

To view complete job descriptions and apply, please visit the Lake Area Technical Institute website or the Watertown School District website. Applications and supporting documentation should be submitted through the shared Watertown School District online portal.



2015-2016 Academic Year

FULL-TIME NUTRITION SERVICES WORKER/BARISTA: Open until filled. Seeking a customer service-oriented, motivated individual to lead the Mind Grind coffee shop at Lake Area Tech. Experience as a barista and a background in food preparation is helpful. Position starts immediately.

PART-TIME CHILD CARE WORKER: Open Until Filled. Seeking a part-time child care worker at the Educare Center for 20-30 hours per week. Previous education and experience in child care preferred. The ideal candidate possesses leadership qualities, outgoing and friendly, creative, and love for children. Position starts immediately.

FULL-TIME CUSTODIAN: Open Until Filled. Seeking a permanent, full-time custodian. Background in building and grounds work helpful but not required. Excellent people skills needed. Position starts immediately.



2015-2016 Academic Year


No current openings.



To apply, please complete the application and provide the required supporting materials at the following link:

Note: Classified applicants may download a PDF application and submit it to the Watertown Superintendent’s office. Preference is given to applicants completing the online application process. You may also download the Application PDF Here! To edit form fields and save your changes to the Application PDF you must have the latest Acrobat reader installed on your computer. Download Acrobat Reader

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