We have been providing Career and Technical Education to Erie County school districts since 1968. We pride ourselves on having the most experienced industry experts striving to train the future employment and talent demands for our region. Our family of career professionals foster relationships around the region and are the backbone of our success.

Looking to join the family? We don’t have openings often, but when we do we are eager to consider all interested and qualified applicants. Our contribution to the region, and our family culture will always remain our priority.

Current Openings


Supplemental School Nurse (Part-Time)

Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) required. Advances the wellbeing, academic success, and life-long achievement of students by addressing acute health care and managing chronic health care needs.

Student Services Secretary (S-2)

Prior work experience as a secretary and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite required. Associates Degree, familiarity with School Information Systems, and a general understanding of how data influences state reporting preferred. The Student Services Secretary will courteously greet all visitors, determine their needs, and direct them accordingly. The secretary will maintain a positive and helpful environment in order to serve customers that enter the office as needed, while also performing all other office related duties.

Instructional Aide (Part-Time)

Paraeducator certification within 2 years, and High School Diploma required. Instructional Aides (IA’s) work with disadvantaged students, individually and in small groups. They will function within the parameters established and coordinated by the Supervisor of Instructional Support Services and the Curriculum Coordinator. IA’s will work independently to motivate and encourage students to accomplish tasks as assigned by the teacher. Aides will also need to understand the challenges faced by special needs students. IA’s will assist students in their relationships and responsibilities to the teacher, with special education staff, parents, and the principal.

Enrollment and Community Engagement Coordinator

Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field required, Guidance Certification Preferred. The Enrollment and Community Engagement Coordinator will promote the values of Career and Technical Education. In addition, the Coordinator will encourage student participation in Erie County Technical School Programs and assist in the assessment and appropriate placement of prospective students.

Auto Body Repair Instructor

The Erie County Technical School will accept applications for an Auto Body Repair Instructor, in anticipation of the 2022-2023 School year.  The instructor is responsible for developing and implementing an instructional program focusing on the technical knowledge and skills to repair, reconstruct and finish automobile bodies, fenders, and external features. Includes instruction in structure analysis, damage repair, non-structural analysis, mechanical and electrical components, plastics and adhesives, painting and refinishing techniques, and damage analysis and estimating.

Position Requirements:

Candidates who meet one of the following two criteria are encouraged to apply:

1) Possess a PDE Career and Technical Instructional certification in Automotive Body and Fender – CIP code 47.0603 – Auto Body/Collision and Repair Technology.

OR

2) Have a minimum of four years’ documented, paid, recent work experience in Automotive Body Repair, collision repair and refinishing technology.  Individuals without appropriate teaching certification through the PDE must be willing to complete coursework requirements through Indiana University of Pennsylvania to obtain Career and Technical Instructional Certification.


Automotive Technology Instructor

The Erie County Technical School will accept applications for an Automotive Technology Instructor, in anticipation of the 2022-2023 School year.  The instructor is responsible for developing and implementing an instructional program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles.

Includes instruction in brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air condition systems.

Position Requirements:

Candidates should possess or be willing to acquire ASE Certifications of:

G-1 Maintenance and Light Repair
A-6 Electrical/Electron Systems
A-4 Steering and Suspension Systems
A-5 Breaks

Candidates who meet one of the following two criteria are encouraged to apply:

1) Possess a PDE Career and Technical Instructional certification in Automotive

Mechanics, Automotive Technology, or Auto-Diesel Mechanic – CIP code 47.0604 – Automobile/Automotive Technology/Technician.

OR

2) Have a minimum of four years’ documented, paid, recent work experience in

Automotive mechanics area.  Individuals without appropriate teaching certification through the PDE must be willing to complete coursework requirements through Indiana University of Pennsylvania to obtain Career and Technical Instructional Certification.


For all open positions above, must have or be willing to obtain Act 34, 114, and 151 Clearances.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter of interest and current resume to:  

Human Resources
Erie County Technical School
8500 Oliver Road
Erie, PA 16509
careers@ects.org
EOE Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate has been found.


Substitute Instructors

The Erie County Technical School is always looking for career professionals that are able to substitute instruct in our labs as needed.


Current Act 34 Criminal Clearance, Act 114 and Act 151 Child Abuse Clearance required.  Direct résumé and letter of interest to Human Resources, Erie County Technical School, 8500 Oliver Road, Erie, PA 16509 or careers@ects.org. EOE

Benefits

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Pennsylvania State Employees Retirement System Eligible
  • 403b Investment Plan Eligible
  • Individual and Family Health Care Plan
  • Accrued Paid Time Off
  • and much more….