Employment Opportunities

High Plains Employment Opportunities     

HPTC is accepting applications for the following full time positions.  Also, see information below for adjunct and substitute positions.

Business and Industry Safety / Energy Instructor 

Full time industry training position to deliver various industry and safety training, assist in the development and procurement of training materials and equipment, assist businesses with training needs assessments. Maintain appropriate client records, schedules and prepare required reports.   OSHA, PEC, ETC, GWO, SafelandUSA, Hazwoper, H2S, Forklift and other industry safety certifications required or the ability to obtain.  Qualified candidates will have experience in electrical, hydraulics and schematics and possess an industry / business / teaching background, with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.  Must have the ability to engage adult students and effectively communicate both verbally and in writing and be proficient in safety procedures. Available to work designated work schedule, extended hours and weekends as required by position responsibilities and must be able to attend and participate in meetings / conferences as scheduled within and outside the district.  The position does contain rigorous physical requirements such as climbing with equipment to 125 feet and ability to work in confined spaces along with crawling, bending, stooping and moving self in different positions. Must be able to accomplish training tasks in various environments including at heights and confined spaces.  This is a safety sensitive position. 

Mail or email cover letter, resume and application to:  Sandi Liles, c/o High Plains Technology Center, 3921 34th Street, Woodward, OK  73801.  Or email to sliles@hptc.edu.  Application forms are available below.  Click here for a job description.

Applications for the Safety / Energy Instructor must be received by 4:00 pm on July 5, 2022.   

We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer



High Plains Technology Center is looking for part-time adjunct instructors to teach short term adult education classes in the following areas:  Trades, Special Interest, Health, Computer, and Business. If you have experience and expertise and have the ability to train others in any one of these fields, please call Tammy Kelln at (580) 571-6159.

Or if you have a new class idea, please call Tammy to see if your class idea can be offered at HPTC.


If you are interested in becoming a substitute instructor for our daytime career programs, please call Shannon Carrico at (580) 571-6127.  No certification is required.  Pay is on a daily rate.

Employment applications are available in the following formats:
  1. Microsoft Word format - Download Application

  2. PDF format (Adobe Acrobat Reader required for viewing) - Download Application

Mail completed applications, cover letter and resume to the following address unless other instructions are specified in published job posting:

Sandi Liles
High Plains Technology Center
3921 34th Street
Woodward, OK 73801

 Or e-mail completed application and other information to sliles@hptc.edu unless position opening announcement notes otherwise.

We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer