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Drake State Community & Technical College offers flexible, affordable university-transfer and technical degrees, certificates, adult and continuing education, and customized skills training to fulfill the diverse workforce need of employers. Distance learning opportunities are also available to students. As Huntsville's Historically Black Community College, the Institute for Evidence-Based Change designated Drake as a Caring Campus. Faculty and staff not only care for the well-being and success of all students but also each other. Get to know what makes Drake State a caring family. Explore the website and your career opportunities today. 

The Office of Human Resources Department supports the mission of the college by attracting and retaining a skilled and competitive workforce. The department also provides services with the highest quality of standards to all employees, while maintaining an atmosphere of confidentiality and compliance with applicable laws and regulations. 

Recruiting, Hiring, and Serving Quality Employees

The Office of Human Resources recruits the highest quality individuals throughout the nation to create a diverse and well-rounded workforce. This deparment works to fulfill the college's institutional needs, ensure all procedures and hiring practices comply with applicable laws, maintain confidentiality, and serve the employees of Drake State. Human resource team members are available and accessible to all employees to provide professional and quality customer service.  The Office of Human Resources is committed to the college’s core values of scholarships, integrity, accountability, excellence, collaboration, and being student focused.

Career Opportunities

Drake State Community and Technical College is an equal opportunity employer. It is the official policy of the Alabama Community College System, that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, disability, gender, religion, creed, national origin, or age, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program, activity, or employment. Drake State will make reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled applicants or employees. Drake State reserves the right to withdraw a job announcement at any time prior to awarding.


Additional Links
ACCS Job Postings
Accreditation Information
Benefits Package Overview
Onboarding Process
Salary Schedules

Campus Safety

Drake State compiles information about safety and security and publishes an annual report.  The Campus Security Report can be found on the website by accessing the crime and safety report link.  The link can be found on the Drake State home page by clicking the “About Drake State” tab and then selecting the “Campus Security Report” link.  A copy can also be obtained by contacting the Director of Operations at 256-551-5210.

Contact Us

Tina Patton
Staff Secretary
(256) 551-7278

Katie Chance
Human Resources Specialist
(256) 551-5214