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Jobs

Spectrum Volume 19 Issue 22 - February 28, 1997

CURRENT LISTING

Boiler Operator Assistant (332P) Power Plant. Normal starting pay:$14,989 (Grade 4). F.T.P. Work schedule: midnight-8 a.m., after a brief training period on the 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. shift. Some overtime, call-in, or shift changes may be required due to departmental needs. Application deadline: March7.

Boiler Operator Assistant (338P) Power Plant. Normal starting pay:$14,989 (Grade 4). F.T.P. Work schedule: 4 p.m. to midnight after a brief training period on the 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. shift. Some overtime, call-in, or shift changes may be required due to departmental needs. Application deadline: March7.

Computer Systems Senior Engineer (241S) Mathematics. Normal starting pay: $39,940 (Grade 15). F.T.P. Application deadline: Open until filled, review of applications will begin 3-10-97. Seehttp://www.math.vt.edu/jobpost/241s/html for more information.

Electronic Technician Senior (1541P) Geological Sciences. Normal starting pay: $25, 582 (Grade 10). F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Executive Secretary (951S) Foreign Languages and Literatures. Normal starting pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Food Operations Assistant A (W145C) Culinary Services. Normal starting pay: $5.52 (Grade 1). Temporary,. F.T.P.'s P.T.P.'s. Shifts vary and may include day, evening, night, and weekend hours, and may include some overtime and call-in work. Vacancies are seasonal and run from August to May. Wage employees are restricted to working a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-dayperiod from date of hire. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodation in the application process may call Personnel Services, 1-5301.

Food Operations Manager A ("Right Track" Sous Chef) (2809G) Culinary Services. Normal starting pay: $21,407 (Grade 8). F.T.P. Work schedule varies to include nights and weekends. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Food Operations Manager Assistant (Dining Room Manager) (7127G)Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal starting pay: $17,913(Grade 6). F.T.P. Work schedule varies to include some nights and weekends. Application deadline: March 7.

Housekeeping Worker (497P) Physical Plant-Housekeeping Services. Normal starting pay: $11,473 (Grade 1). F.T.P. Work schedule: Monday-Friday, 6a.m.-2:30 p.m. Work area assignment and shift may be changed if necessary. Application deadline: March 7.

Housekeeping Worker (Utility Crew) (286M) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $11,473 (Grade 1). Several F.T.P.'s. Work schedule: Thursday-Monday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Feb.28.

Housekeeping Worker (792M) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $11,473 (Grade 1). Two. F.T.P.'s. Work schedule: 7:30a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Housekeeping Supervisor (Utility Crew) (1077M) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $14,989 (Grade 4). F.T.P. Work schedule: Thursday-Monday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Lab Mechanic B (6819R) Communications Network Services. Normal starting pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). F.T.P., renewed yearly. Application deadline: March7.

Laboratory Mechanic B (6564S) Physics. Normal starting pay: $17,913(Grade 6). F.T.P. Work schedule: 8 hours per day between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Position ends 1-31-98, may be extended. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Laboratory Specialist (3408D) Veterinary Medicine Experiment Station. Normal starting pay: $20,976 (Grade 8). F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Laboratory Specialist (6815D) Veterinary Medicine Experiment Station. Normal starting pay: $20,976 (Grade 8). F.T.P., ends 9-30-98, with possible extension. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Laboratory Technician (W022091G) University Student Health Services. Normal starting pay: $7.21 (Grade 4). P.T.P., Will average eight hours per week. Every Friday 1-5:30 p.m., every other Thursday 4-7 p.m., weekdays 8:30-5:30 p.m. as needed, during the academic year. Application deadline: Feb.28.

Office Services Aide (W022090G) University Unions and Student Activities. Normal starting pay: $6.03 (Grade 2). P.T.P. Work schedule: Monday-Friday 9:45 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Office Services Assistant (2689D) University Libraries-Photocopy Office. Normal Stating Pay: $14,989 (Grade 4). F.T.P. Saturday: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Sunday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 3 p.m.-midnight, Friday: 1-10 p.m. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Office Services Specialist (889M) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $8,193 (Grade 5). P.T.P. Will work 20 hours each week between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Specialist (468D) University Libraries. Normal starting pay: $16,386 (Grade 5). F.T.P., Thursday-Saturday and Monday, 1-10 p.m., and Sunday 3 p.m.-midnight. Previously advertised, no need to reapply. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Program Support Technician (6818R) Communications Network Services. Normal starting pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). F.T.P., renewed yearly. Application deadline: March 7.

Program Support Technician (5159J) Management and Professional Development Programs. Normal starting pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Program Support Technician Senior (W022072D) AIS-User Services. Normal starting pay: $9.41 (Grade 7). Six F.T.P.'s for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a365-day period. Applications accepted until filled.

Programmer (1864D) University Libraries. Normal starting pay: $25,582(Grade 10). F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Programmer-Analyst (1379D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $30,572 (Grade 12). F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Programmer-Analyst (6824D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $30,572 (Grade 12). F.T.P., renewed yearly. Application deadline: March 7.

Programmer-Analyst (2143D) University Libraries. Normal starting pay:$30,572 (Grade 12). F.T.P. Position previously advertised, it is not necessary to reapply to be considered. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Research Specialist (6825M) Crop and Soil Environmental Science. Normal starting pay: $21,407 (Grade 8). F.T.P. Travel throughout the state will be required. Application deadline: March 7.

Secretary Senior (W022076G) VP for Student Affairs. Normal starting pay:$7.88 (Grade 5). P.T.P., will work 20 hours per week; schedule to be determined. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Senior Programmer Analyst (2393D) AIS, Application Support. Normal starting pay: $ 18,267.50 (Grade 14). P.T.P., 20 hours per week. Application deadline: March 7.

Starter/Marshall/Shop Attendant (Office Services Aide) (W201G) Virginia Tech Golf Course. Normal starting pay: $6.03 (Grade 2). Three P.T.P.'s. Work schedule varies with the season for approximately 17-20 hours per week. Must be able to work holidays and weekends. Position ends in October or November 1997,depending on the weather. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Storekeeper Helper (W022085R) Communications Network Services. Normal starting pay: $6.03 (Grade 2), P.T.P., work schedule: 30 hours each week, Monday-Friday. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Systems Consultant (Senior Programmer Analyst) (6813D) Academic Projects. Normal starting pay: $36,535 (Grade 14). F.T.P. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Trades-Utilities Helper (W022081M) Culinary Services. Normal starting pay: $6.03 (Grade 2). P.T.P., work schedule: 32 hours each week, Monday-Friday. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

Vehicle Service Attendant (W022078E) Airport. Normal starting pay: $6.59(Grade 3). P.T.P., work schedule: Flexible hours during mornings, evenings, and-or weekends for up to 30 hours per week. Application deadline: Feb. 28.

The following position is available to current university employees only.

Executive Secretary (U2099E) Academic Assessment Program. Normal starting pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

OFF CAMPUS POSITIONS

Applicants interested in these positions should visit the Personnel Services Office to review the job ads.

Agricultural Technician B (6817) Position location: Blackstone. Apply to: Dr. James L. Jones, Southern Piedmont AREC, Route 3, Box 60, Blackstone, VA23824. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (5889) Position location: City of Alexandria. Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Northern District Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (5890) Position location: Hampton. Apply to: Nancy Wright, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 218, Suffolk, VA 23439.F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (5925) Position location: Amelia County. Apply to: Donna Tolley, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 158, Appomattox, VA24522. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (5987) Position location: Pittsylvania and Henry Counties. Apply to: Donna Tolley, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6011) Position location: Norfolk City. Apply to: Nancy Wright, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 218, Suffolk, VA23439. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6591) Position location: Amelia County. Apply to: Donna Tolley, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 158, Appomattox, VA24522. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6609) Position location: City of Alexandria. Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, NorthernDistrict Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6805) Position location: Cumberland and Buckingham County. Apply to: Patsy Pelland, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 158, Appomattox, VA 24522. F.T.P. Application deadline: March7.

Office Services Assistant (6810) Position location: City of Richmond. Apply to: K. Lonnette Chilton, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, 701 N.25th Street, Richmond, VA 23223. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6816) Position location: Fairfax and Capitol Area. Apply to: Mary McFerren, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Northern District Extension Office-SCNEP Office, Box 701, Warrenton, VA 20188-0701.F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Office Services Assistant (6820) Position location: Norfolk City. Apply to: Nancy Wright, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, Box 218, Suffolk, VA23439. F.T.P. Application deadline: March 7.

Offices Services Specialist (6811) Position location: Rockingham. Apply to: Sarah Ann Whitmore, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, 965 Pleasant Valley Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-9630. P.T.P. Application deadline: March7.

NON-INSTRUCTIONAL

Recreational Sports. Coordinator of Fitness Development. Twelve-month professional staff position. The coordinator of Fitness Development oversees the effective delivery of a comprehensive program of aerobic/fitness activity at Virginia Tech. Included within the scope of aerobic/fitness is the development of classes and instruction in land and water aerobics, the management of the strength training and cardiovascular areas of War Memorial Gym, the design and delivery of specialized fitness programs, supervision of student staff, and budget planning and execution. The coordinator will assist the director in planning for the opening of a new campus Student Health and Fitness Center with construction scheduled for completion in fall 1998.Qualifications: master's degree in sports administration, recreation, physical education, or related field; two or more years of graduate or professional experience in a recreation or fitness setting; experience in fitness programming in aerobics and proper use and management of cardiovascular and weight training equipment; must possess or be capable of attaining necessary aerobic/fitness certification; good interpersonal skills required; and computer experience in an IBM environment desired. Salary is $24,000-26,000,commensurate with qualification. Starting date is June 16, 1997. Review of applications will begin on April 21, and will continue until a successful candidate is identified. Send a letter of application and current resume including names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references to: Mr. William Campion, Director, Recreational Sports, 125E War Memorial Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0358. Phone: 1-6856. Fax:1-6273.

Center for Interdisciplinary Studies. Director for the Center of the Study of Science in Society and the Science and Technology Studies Graduate Program.The Center for Interdisciplinary Studies (CIS), in cooperation with the departments of history, philosophy, and sociology, is seeking a director for the Center of the Study of Science in Society (CSSS) and the Science and Technology Studies (STS) graduate program. CSSS is a component unit of CIS, and the STS program is a cooperative venture of CSSS and the three departments listed above. Under current arrangements, the director of CSSS serves as director of the STS program. As such, s/he is responsible for carrying out administrative work connected with the recruitment, evaluation, and retention of graduate students; supervising the advertising of the program; preparing grant applications on behalf of the program; and overseeing the development of the STS program and its various allied research interests and projects. S/hewill chair the Graduate Committee of CIS. The director of CSSS is also responsible for administering and supervising the Humanities, Science and Technology (HST) undergraduate program. S/he will serve as a member of the Steering Committee of CIS, help coordinate work among CIS programs, and assist in the development of cooperative initiatives within CIS and with other units in the university. The position is a calendar-year position (although this maybe open for negotiation) with the expectation of a three-year appointment. This appointment could commence as early as July 1, 1997, but no later than Aug. 15,1997. The appointment can be renewed for a term of up to three years. To be eligible to apply for this position, an individual must be on the faculty of Virginia Tech and a tenured member of CSSS or one of the three departments co-responsible for the STS graduate program (that is, history, philosophy, and sociology). In the case of individuals in those departments, appointment to the directorship will entail a term membership in CIS. In such cases the appointment will be contingent on completion of arrangements with the home department. Applicants should provide the search committee with a curriculum vitae; a statement describing their vision and goals for the CSS, STS, and HST programs; a brief account of their administrative philosophy and a description of any administrative experience; and a sample publication. These materials should reach the search committee by March 7. Three letters of reference should be supplied by March 14. We expect to begin interviews in March. All materials should be sent to: Doris Zallen, Chair, Search Committee, 233 Lane Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0227.

Athletic Department. Assistant Men's and Women's Swimming Coach. The department is seeking applications for a full-time, 12-month position for a highly competitive Division I Program. Responsibilities include, under direction of head coach, but are not limited to on-deck coaching, recruiting prospect student athletes, fund raising, and administrative duties in order to accomplish the goals and objections of the swim team. Qualifications include a bachelor's degree, strong communication and interpersonal communication skills, and a thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Please send letter of interest, resume, and three references to Chris Hansen, Head Swim Coach, 306Cassell Coliseum, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0502. Starting date is July 1, 1997.