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Jobs at Virginia Tech

Spectrum Volume 18 Issue 11 - November 2, 1995

Employment opportunities at Virginia Tech are varied and advertised through the Personnel Services office. Applicants must apply for a specific position that is being advertised. For a complete listing of currently available positions, please visit the Personnel Services office or call our 24-hour job lines:

(540) 231-6196--Clerical and Secretarial
(540) 231-6160--Technical/Research
(540) 231-6176--Service Occupations and Trades
(540) 231-4649--Professional/Managerial

Applicants who have access to the Internet may review current available positions by pointing a gopher client to personnel.ps.vt.edu. Users of Virginia Tech's mainframe may access the same information through the Administrative Information System. Vacancies are also listed with the Virginia Employment Commission, the statewide RECRUIT system, on bulletin boards located in the Litton-Reaves Building (Animal Sciences), Newman Library, the Maintenance Building, Burruss Hall and in the Personnel Services office. These listings are updated each Monday morning for the vacancies closing on Friday.

Each Monday, beginning at noon, staff members from Personnel Services conduct a one-hour seminar to assist applicants in applying for positions at the university. If you are interested in attending the Applicant Information Seminar, please contact the Personnel Service office at 231-5301. If you are unable to attend the seminar, please visit the Personnel Services office at Southgate Center to use a self-paced computer-based module that provides the same information covered in the seminar.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students or applicants on the basis of race, sex, disability, age, veteran status, national origin, religion, political affiliation, or sexual orientation. Anyone having questions concerning discrimination should contact the Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Office at (540)231-7500.

Personnel Services Department
Southgate Center, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0318
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (including lunch hour)
(540) 231-5301 (VOICE)
(540) 231-6258 (TDD)
(540) 231-3830 (FAX)

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS HAVE BEEN APPROVED BY THE SECRETARY OF EDUCATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND PLANNING.

CURRENT LISTING

AIRCRAFT MECHANIC-JET (W136P) Virginia Tech Airport. Normal Starting Pay: $11.79 (Grade 10). PART-TIME POSITION, 30 hours per week. Work Schedule: Flexible hours which may include weekends. Application deadline: Nov. 10.

ANIMAL CARE TECHNICIAN C (2656D) Veterinary Medicine Experiment Station. Normal Starting Pay: $18,765 (Grade 7). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

CARPENTER ASSISTANT (W108S) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $6.91 (Grade 4). FULL-TIME POSITION for 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Previously advertised, not necessary to reapply to be considered. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

ENVIRONMENTAL INSPECTOR (W134B) Environmental Health and Safety. Normal Starting Pay: $10.78 (Grade 9). PART-TIME POSITION. Will work 30 hrs. each week for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

FOOD OPERATIONS ASSISTANT A (FOA-2R) Culinary Services. Normal Starting pay: $5.29 (Grade 1).

An applicant pool is now being established to fill wage food operations assistant A positions.

These vacancies include temporary, full-time, and part-time work. Shifts vary and may include day, evening, night, and weekend hours; and may include some overtime and call-in work. Non-student WAGE food operations assistant A vacancies for Culinary Services will be filled from this pool. The vacancies are seasonal and run from August to May. Wage employees are restricted to working a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period from date of hire. Applications will be accepted at the Personnel Services Office, Southgate Center, through 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17. You need submit only one application for this pool. Be sure that you include your complete related background such as dates and places of employment, duties performed and type of food service equipment used. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodation in the application process are requested to call by the application deadline. Any questions should be directed to the Personnel Services Office, Southgate Center (703) 231-5301.

FOOD OPERATIONS ASSISTANT B (Cashier) (W132S) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $5.78 (Grade 2). FULL-TIME POSITION not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Work Schedule: Varied hours to include night and weekend hours. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

FOOD OPERATIONS ASSISTANT B (3rd Baker) (W88S) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $5.78 (Grade 2). SEVERAL FULL-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE. Work schedule varies to include early mornings, nights and weekends for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 3 or until filled.

GRAPHIC DESIGNER (LC071J) University Relations/Publications. Normal Starting Pay: $22,426 (Grade 9). FULL-TIME POSITION. Position ends 12-1-96, may be extended to 12-1-97. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

HOUSEKEEPING SUPERVISOR SENIOR (6522G) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $17,166 (Grade 6). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work schedule: 11 p.m.-7 a.m. Monday-Friday and emergencies and weekends as needed. Application deadline: Nov. 3 or until filled.

HOUSEKEEPING WORKER (W131S) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $5.29 (Grade 1). FOUR PART-TIME POSITIONS for 32 hours a week not to exceed a maximum of 1.500 hours within a 365-day period. Work Schedule: 11 p.m.-7:30 a.m. Some weekend work required. Application deadline: Nov. 10 or until filled.

HOUSEKEEPING WORKER (W130S) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $5.29 (Grade 1). THREE FULL-TIME POSITIONS not to exceed a maximum of 1,500 hours within a 365-day period. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Nov. 10 or until filled.

HOUSEKEEPING WORKER (1624G) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $10,995 (Grade 1). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

HOUSEKEEPING WORKER (W106K) University Unions and Student Activities. Normal Starting Pay: $5.29 (Grade 1). PART-TIME POSITION. Work Schedule: Hours vary between 5-10 a.m. Monday-Friday, occasionally longer. Application deadline: Nov. 3 or until filled.

HOUSEKEEPING WORKER (1183G) University Unions and Student Activities. Normal Starting Pay: $10,995 (Grade 1). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 5 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

HVAC INSTALLATION/REPAIR TECH (1597G) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $20,514 (Grade 8). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

HVAC INSTALLATION and REPAIR SENIOR TECHNICIAN (6446P) Physical Plant/Mechanical Utilities. Normal Starting Pay: $22,426 (Grade 9). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work schedule will be Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Subject to 24-hour call-in on a rotating basis. Application deadline: Nov. 10.

LABORATORY INSTRUMENT SUPERVISOR (0071P) Physics. Normal Starting Pay: $26,800 (Grade 11). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: Nov. 10.

LABORATORY SPECIALIST (W112G) Horticulture. Normal Starting Pay: $9.86 (Grade 8). PART-TIME POSITION for 30 hours per week. Previously advertised, not necessary to reapply. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

LABORATORY TECHNICIAN SENIOR (718S) Chemistry. Normal Starting Pay: $15,703 (Grade 5). FULL-TIME POSITION. Work Schedule: Hours vary Monday-Friday to include some night hours. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

OFFICE SERVICES SPECIALIST (W128P) Service Learning Center. Normal Starting Pay: $7.55 (Grade 5). PART-TIME POSITION. 20 hours per week. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSISTANT SPECIALIST (W129P) Athletics/Sports Information. Normal Starting Pay: $9.86 (Grade 8). PART-TIME POSITION. 30 hours per week. Work schedule: Varied hours. Must be able to provide own transportation to job sites. Mileage will be reimbursed. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

SECRETARY SENIOR (1019J) College of Business. Normal Starting Pay: $15,703 (Grade 5). FULL-TIME POSITION. Application deadline: Nov. 3.

SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR A (W82S) Communication Network Services. Normal Starting Pay: $5.78 (Grade 2). PART-TIME POSITION for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Work Schedule: Varied hours to include some evening, weekend and holiday work. Application deadline: Nov. 3, or until filled.

TAILOR (W133S) Tailor Shop. Normal Starting Pay: $5.78 (Grade 2). FULL-TIME POSITION not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. POSITION BEGINS JAN. 2, 1996. Application deadline: Nov. 10.

INSTRUCTIONAL

DEPARTMENT OF MARKETING. Assistant Professor.

Candidates must have completed, or nearly completed, a doctorate in marketing or in a related field, and have the potential to excel in both research and teaching. Salary and benefits are competitive. The anticipated date of appointment is Aug. 15, 1996. The search will remain open until the position is filled. Applications should be sent to Dr. David Brinberg, Head, Department of Marketing, Pamplin College of Business, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0236, (540) 231-6949.