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JOBS

Spectrum Volume 17 Issue 4 - September 15, 1994

Individuals who are interested in applying for positions are strongly encouraged to use the following sources, which are updated Monday morning for positions closing on Friday at 5 p.m.: INFO VPIJOBS on the VM1 computer system; the Job-Listing Bulletin Boards located at Newman Library, Litton Reaves Hall, the Maintenance Building, Burruss, or Southgate; or the Job-Listing Notebooks in the Personnel Services Office. The Job-Line telephone recordings are updated on Friday evening for the following week. If you are interested in any of these positions submit a state application to Personnel Services, Southgate Center, by application deadline.

Application Deadline is Noted on Each Advertised Position

Virginia Tech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

CURRENT LISTINGS

ANALYTICAL CHEMIST SUPERVISOR (4603J) CHEMISTRY Normal Starting Pay: $ 31,322 (Grade 13) FULL- TIME POSITION. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

COMPUTER NETWORK SUPPORT TECHNICIAN (W140P) Environmental Health and Safety Services Normal Starting Pay: $10.54 (Grade 9) PART- TIME POSITION. 20- 30 hours per week. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN (W144R) Biological Systems Engineering Normal Starting Pay: $10.54 (Grade 9 PART- TIME POSITION. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN SENIOR (4599R) Horticulture Normal Starting Pay: $11,987 (Grade 10) PART- TIME POSITION, will work 20 hrs. each week. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY (2407R) Biological Systems Engineering Normal Starting Pay: $16,788 (Grade 6) PART- TIME POSITION, 20 hours per week. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

FISCAL ASSISTANT (W142R) Recreational Sports Normal Starting Pay: $7.38 (Grade 5) PART- TIME POSITION. Will work 30 hrs. each week. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

HOUSEKEEPING LEAD WORKER (W139R) Residential and Dining Programs Normal Starting Pay: $5.65 (Grade 2) FULL- TIME POSITION. Work schedule: Wed.- Sun. 8:30 p.m.- 5 a.m. for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

HOUSEKEEPING MANAGER (6441R) Residential and Dining Programs Normal Starting Pay: $20,062 (Grade 8) FULL- TIME POSITION. Work schedule: Mon.- Fri. 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; on- call as required. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

HOUSEKEEPING SUPERVISOR (Special Projects) (6442R) Residential and Dining Programs Normal Starting Pay: $14,048 (Grade 4) FULL- TIME POSITION. Work schedule: Mon.- Fri. 7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.; on- call as required. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

HOUSEKEEPING WORKER (1577P) Physical Plant/Housekeeping Services Normal Staring Pay: $10,753 (Grade 1) FULL- TIME POSITION. Work Schedule: Mon.-Fri., 6 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Work-area assignment and shift may be changed if necessary. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

OFFICE SERVICES AIDE (W141P) Police Normal Starting Pay: $ 5.65 (Grade 2) FULL- TIME POSITION. Not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period from date of hire. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

OFFICE SERVICES ASSISTANT (W138P) Central ID Office Normal Starting Pay: $6.75 (Grade 4) FULL- TIME POSITION. Work Schedule: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., includes some nights and weekends. Not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period from day of hire. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

OFFICE SERVICES SPECIALIST (1064J) Scholarships and Financial Aid Normal Starting Pay: $15,357 (Grade 5) FULL- TIME POSITION. Some evening and weekend hours may be required. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

OFFICE SERVICES SPECIALIST (1717D) University Relations Normal Starting Pay: $15,357 (Grade 5) FULL- TIME POSITION. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

PROGRAM SUPPORT TECHNICIAN (5433P) Sociology/Upward Bound/Talent Search Normal Starting Pay: $16,788 (Grade 6) FULL- TIME POSITION. Renewed yearly. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSISTANT SPECIALIST (4597R) Culinary Services Normal Starting Pay: $20,062 (Grade 8) FULL- TIME POSITION. Work schedule varies and requires frequent night and weekend work. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

RESEARCH SPECIALIST (6438R) Entomology Normal Starting Pay: $20,062 (Grade 8) FULL- TIME POSITION. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

SENIOR INTERNAL AUDITOR Related Corporations Of Virginia Tech. Please send resume, with three references, to Sarah A. Beamer; Corporate Audit Manager; 204 Cassell Coliseum; Blacksburg, VA 24061- 0328. Applications will be accepted until Sept. 30, 1994, or until the position is filled. This is not a state position, so a state application is not required. Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. is an EEO/AA employer.

STOREKEEPER HELPER (W113K) Culinary Services Normal Starting Pay: $5.65 (Grade 2) FULL- TIME POSITION. Position previously advertised, you must re- apply to be considered. Several positions available. Schedule during the academic year varies to include weekends for a maximum of 1,500 hours within a 365-day period. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR A (W60D) Communications Network Services Normal Starting Pay: $5.65 (Grade 2) PART- TIME POSITION, 30 hours per week, schedule includes rotating shift with weekend, night and holiday hours. Not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period from date of hire. Previously advertised, it is not necessary to re- apply to be considered. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS ENGINEER (4611D) Communications Network Services Normal Starting Pay: $34,240 (Grade 14) FULL- TIME POSITION, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Sept. 16.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK ANALYST (4610D) Communications Network Services Normal Starting Pay: $31,322 (Grade 13) FULL TIME POSITION, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Sept. 23.

FACULTY JOBS

INSTRUCTIONAL

DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES. Part-time, temporary positions of one semester duration.

Teaching one course or more in Arabic, Chinese, Classical Greek, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian or Spanish language and/or literature. M.A. or equivalent teaching experience normally is required, Ph.D. desired for teaching upper-division language and/or literature courses. If you wish to be considered in this applicant pool for such future positions, please submit a formal letter of application, together with a curriculum vitae, including the names of at least two references to Dr. Chris Eustis, Head, Foreign Languages and Literatures, 119 Femoyer Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061- 0225.

CROP AND SOIL ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES. Assistant/Associate Professor.

Tenure- track (12-month) position available immediately, 70-percent teaching, 30-percent research. Teaching responsibilities will include development of a senior-level course in environmental soil chemistry, a graduate-level course in the successful applicant's area of expertise, and coordination of the basic soils laboratory program. Will participate in undergraduate advising in the popular new environmental-science degree program. Potential research areas include, but are not limited to, remediation of heavy metal contaminated soils and sediments, wetland hydrogeochemistry, modeling of contaminant mobility, and soil geochemistry of land- applied solid wastes and by- products. Must develop an externally funded research program, but significant opportunities exist for collaborative work with ongoing projects within the department and with other departments. Competitive salary. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, copy of transcripts, and names of three references by October 1, 1994 to Dr. W.L. Daniels, Department of Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061- 0404. Telephone (703) 231- 7175. Fax (703) 231- 3431.

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING. Faculty Position.

The College of Engineering is seeking to fill a faculty position assigned to the Virginia Consortium of Engineering and Science Universities, located in Hampton, Va. The program is a joint effort of the Colleges of Engineering of Old Dominion University, University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, and the Applied Science Program of the College of William and Mary, in cooperation with the NASA Langley Research Center and area technical community. Responsibilities include the instruction of graduate-level courses in the areas of aerospace engineering, engineering mechanics and mechanical engineering. Preference will be given to candidates with a broad technical background who can teach general courses in all these areas. The individual will also be expected to develop a research program to support graduate research education in an area suitable to one or more of these departments. Qualifications: Ph.D. in an appropriate area of engineering. Experience with graduate engineering education and familiarity with graduate education and research needs of large federal laboratories such as NASA Langley is highly desirable. It is expected that the selected individual will spend some time on the Blacksburg campus to interact with campus faculty, students and programs. Applications (or additional information) should be submitted to Dr. Michael C. Vorster, Associate Dean for Research, College of Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061- 0217. Telephone (703) 231- 5009. E- mail: MIKEV@vtvm1.cc.vt.edu.

NON- INSTRUCTIONAL

GRADUATE SCHOOL. Director of the Northern Virginia Graduate Center in Falls Church, Va.

Desired qualifications include earned doctorate or equivalent; demonstrated competence in academic administration, teaching and research; and a strong commitment to participatory leadership. The director, reporting to Virginia Tech's vice provost for research and dean of the Graduate School, has responsibilities to 1) advocate for NVGC, 2) manage current facility and upcoming site relocation, 3) facilitate innovation and expansion, 3) oversee budget and staff, 4) represent and serve faculty and students, 5) coordinate marketing, 6) facilitate intra- and inter- university planning, and 7) promote the university's commitment to enhancing diversity. Send curriculum vita and letter outlining qualifications to Dr. Sandra Stith, Associate Professor, Virginia Tech, 2990 Telestar Ct., Falls Church, VA 22042, (703) 698- 6035. Full consideration in initial screening will be given to applications received by Oct. 14, 1994. Applications accepted until position is filled.