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JOBS

Spectrum Volume 20 Issue 10 - October 30, 1997

Phone numbers for classified positions.
Office/Clerical: 1-6196
Technical/Research: 1-6160
Service/Trades: 1-6176
Professional/Managers: 1-4649
Persons with hearing impairments may call for TDD information at (540) 231-6258.
PTP = Part-Time Position
FTP = Full-Time Position

CURRENT LISTING

Auditor Senior-Internal (2335J) Internal Audit and Management Services. Normal Starting Pay: $33,421 (Grade 13). FTP. Application deadline: Oct. 31.

Business Manager Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc. Application deadline: Oct. 31 or until position is filled.
Conference Registration Specialist (Office Services Specialist) (6982G) Program Development-Continuing Education. Normal Starting Pay: $16,386 (Grade 5). FTP. Occasional travel and evening-weekends required. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Data Base Analyst (2250D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $39,940 (Grade 15). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Educational Research Consultant Department of Computer Science. Hours negotiable, up to 36 hours-week, through August 31, 1999. Employment by Montgomery County Public Schools. Contact R.W. Ehrich, Professor, Department of Computer Science, 1-5420 or ehrich@vt.edu.
Fiscal Assistant Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. (Accounting Office). Salary commensurate with experience. Send a resume with three professional references to 121 Pack Building, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0354. Resumes accepted through Oct. 31 or until position is filled.
Fiscal Assistant (6521G) University Student Health Services. Normal Starting Pay: $16,386 (Grade 5). FTP. Some (very occasional) on-call work may be required. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Food Operations Assistant A (W022189C) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $5.52 (Grade 1). 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. 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 until position is filled. Questions should be directed to the Personnel Services Office, 1-5301.
Food Operations Assistant A (Dishwasher) (W022254G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal Starting Pay: $5.52 (Grade 1). Five PTP's. Approximately 30 hours a week, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Work schedule varies to include some evenings and weekends. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Food Operations Assistant B (W022223C) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $6.03 (Grade 2). 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. 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 accepted at the Personnel Services Office until positions are filled. Questions should be directed to the Personnel Services Office, 1-5301.
Food Operations Manager A (Assistant Manager Trainee) (2117M) Culinary Services-Dietrick Dining Center. Normal Starting Pay: $21,407 (Grade 8). FTP. Hours vary to include night and weekend work. Position limited by training period and will end 6-30-99, may be extended. Application deadline: Nov. 14.
Food Operations Assistant B (Dishwash Assistant Supervisor) (705M) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $12,543 (Grade 2). FTP. Work Schedule: 6 a.m.-2:30 p.m., varies to include night and weekend work. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Food Operations Assistant B (Shop Leader-Cashier) (562M) Culinary Services-Owens Food Court. Normal Starting Pay: $9,407 (Grade 2). Full-time nine-month academic-year position. Schedule varies to include night and weekend work. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Food Production Worker B (2nd Cook) (W020684M) Culinary Services-Owens Food Center. Normal Starting Pay: $6.59 (Grade 3). Several FTP's available for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Work schedule varies to include night and weekend work. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Front Desk Clerk (Office Services Assistant) (W022187G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal Starting Pay: $7.21 (Grade 4). PTP for 30 hours per week, for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Work schedule varies-will be primarily evenings and some weekends. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Grants Administrator (6980J) Office of Sponsored Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $25,582 (Grade 10). FTP. Position ends 11-30-98, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Housekeeping Worker (1855P) Physical Plant-Housekeeping Services. Normal Starting Pay: $11,473 (Grade 1). Three FTP's. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 6 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Work area assignment and shift may be changed if necessary. Application deadline: Nov. 7.
Housekeeping Worker Senior (2745M) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal Stating Pay: $13,711 (Grade 3). FTP. Work schedule: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Position previously advertised, it is not necessary to reapply to be considered. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Installation and Repair Technician (W022166F) Mathematics. Normal Salary Range: $10.29-$15.03 (Grade 8). Work schedule: Flexible hours between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Position ends May 8, 1998, but may be extended. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Laboratory Specialist (6874M) Biochemistry. Normal Starting Pay: $21,407 (Grade 8). FTP. Position is renewed yearly depending on funding. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Laboratory Specialist Senior (6968M) Plant Pathology and Weed Science. Normal Starting Pay: $23,401 (Grade 9). FTP. Position previously advertised, it is not necessary to reapply to be considered. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Laboratory Technician (6983M) Biochemistry. Normal Starting Pay: $14,989 (Grade 4). FTP. Position is renewed yearly depending on funding. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Laboratory Technician (W022261M) Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Normal Starting Pay: $7.21 (Grade 4). PTP, 20 hours per week for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Work schedule: Monday-Friday 1-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Laboratory Technician Senior (W020117E) Environmental Health and Safety Services. Normal Starting Pay $7.88 (Grade 5). PTP, 30 hours per week, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Library Assistant (1122D) University Libraries-Veterinary Medicine Library. Normal Starting Pay: $21,407 (Grade 8). FTP. 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. three days per week and 1-10 p.m. two days per week. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Night Auditor (Fiscal Technician) (1460G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal Starting Pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). FTP. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Office Services Aide (W022195D) Computing Center. Normal Starting Pay: $6.03 (Grade 2). Eight FTP's, schedule varies to include one day position: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., five evening positions: 4 p.m.-midnight and two midnight positions: Midnight-8 a.m. Position previously advertised, it is not necessary to reapply to be considered. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Office Services Aide (Switchboard Operator) (W022101R) Communications Network Services. Normal Starting Pay: $6.03 (Grade 2). Three PTP's. 30 hours per week, varied hours to include evening, weekend and holiday work. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Office Services Assistant (2284F) Foreign Languages and Literatures. Normal Starting Pay: $7,495 (Grade 4). PTP, 20 hours per week; work schedule 1-5 p.m. Position renewed yearly. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Office Services Specialist (6978P) Bursar's Office-Accounts Receivable. Normal Starting Pay: $16,386 (Grade 5). FTP. Position renewed yearly. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Office Services Specialist (6979J) College of Engineering. Normal Starting Pay: $16,386 (Grade 5). FTP. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Office Services Specialist (Conference Registration Specialist) (W022255G) Program Development-Continuing Education. Normal Starting Pay: $7.88 (Grade 5). PTP. Work schedule flexible. Will work approximately 30 hours a week, may be more during peak periods, for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Program Support Technician (6981M) Biochemistry. Normal Starting Pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). FTP. Position renewed yearly depending on funding. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Program Support Technician (2514B) Personnel Services. Normal Starting Pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). FTP. One-year appointment to be renewed yearly. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Program Support Technician (6667J) Virginia View. Normal Starting Pay: $17,913 (Grade 6). FTP. Position ends 6-30-98, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Programmer (6784D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $25,582 (Grade 10). FTP, renewed yearly. Some independent on-site evening and weekend work will be required. Application deadline: Open until filled.

Programmer (6656D) University Libraries. Normal Starting Pay: $25,582 (Grade 10). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Programmer-Analyst (6697M) Agriculture and Natural Resources Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $30,572 (Grade 12). FTP. Position is renewed yearly depending on funding. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Programmer-Analyst (6984M) College of Agriculture and Life Sciences-Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $30,572 (Grade 12). FTP. Position is renewed yearly depending on funding. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Public Relations Assistant Specialist (W020078C) Office of Family Support. Normal Starting Pay: $10.29 (Grade 8). PTP; 20 hours per week, schedule to be arranged. Position is a one-year appointment. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Secretary Senior (W020618M) College of Veterinary Medicine. Normal Starting Pay: $7.88 (Grade 5). PTP. Work schedule; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday for a maximum of 1,500 hrs in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Telecommunications Engineer (6966R) Communications Network Services. Normal Starting Pay: $36,535 (Grade 14). FTP: day shift and on-call; some travel--mostly within Virginia; renewed yearly. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Television Systems Technician (642R) Communications Network Services. Normal Stating Pay: $21,407 (Grade 8). FTP. Renewed annually. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Vehicle Service Attendant (1939E) Airport. Normal Starting Pay: $13,711 (Grade 3). FTP. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
The following positions are available to current university employees only.
Program Support Technician Sr (U6977M) College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $19,582 (Grade 7). FTP. Application deadline: Oct. 31.
Program Support Technician Sr (U6758E) Personnel Services. FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
FACULTY LISTING
Instructional Department of Management Science And Information Technology. Assistant Professor. Will teach decision-support systems, other information technology-related courses and operations research/management science. Ph.D. or equivalent in a related area is required; strong research interest and demonstrated teaching ability. Position requires strong computing ability and OR/MS background. Required qualifications a Ph.D. and a strong research and teaching orientation. Position is available beginning August, 1998. Contact Bernard Taylor, 1007 Pamplin Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0235. E-mail: betaylo3@vt.edu.
Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management. Instructor. Non-tenure-track, permanent half-time, 12-month position. Applicants should have at least five years of managerial-level industry experience and be able to demonstrate teaching ability in subject matter relevant to the hospitality industry. An emphasis in the areas of food service, facility design, and/or catering is desirable. A master's degree is required with one degree earned in the area of hospitality and tourism management. Duties include teaching at the undergraduate level, advising students, participating on committees, and involvement with service to the people of Virginia. Earliest starting date for the position is Jan. 15, 1998. Send a letter of application, vita, and names of three references to Dr. Dianne Yardley, Associate Dean, 103 War Memorial Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0317. Phone: 1-5056. Fax: 1-3717.
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL
Department of Housing, Interior Design, Resource Management/Clothing and Textiles. Extension Agent. Half-time Extension agent on the Blacksburg campus. In this position, the agent will support specialists in the development and delivery of priority programs in all areas of the MHCE specialty and, concurrently, work on an advanced degree in the department. Responsibilities include working as a member of the MHCE planning team and assisting in the development of teaching materials, newsletters, and other publications in a variety of formats, including electronic; handling responses to agents' requests; collecting and analyzing program-evaluation data; determining effectiveness of program-delivery methodologies; and interpreting research findings for use with lay audiences. Qualifications include BS degree (MS preferred). Candidate must be computer iterate and able to communicate and develop materials using a variety of media. Candidate must qualify for acceptance in the HIDM/CT graduate program and is expected to complete degree before returning to an agent's position. Salary is $22,000 plus tuition for nine credits annually. Position available Jan. 5, 1998 or as soon as suitable candidate is identified. Applicants should submit letter of application, vita, transcripts, and three letters of reference by November 14 to Rebecca Lovingood, CFCS, Head, HIDM/CT Department, 101 Wallace Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0410. Telephone: 1-6164. E-mail: rlovingo@vt.edu.