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JOBS

Spectrum Volume 20 Issue 13 - November 20, 1997

Phone numbers for classified positions.
Office/Clerical: 1-6196
Technical/Research: 1-6160
Service/Trades: 1-6176
Professional/Managers: 1-4649
Information Technology: 1-2233
Persons with hearing impairments may call for TDD information at (540) 231-6258.
PTP = Part-Time Position
FTP = Full-Time Position


CURRENT LISTING
Normal starting pay for all classified positions is effective 11-25-97.

Agricultural Technician A (W022274G) Wood Science and Forest Products. Normal Starting Pay: $6.86 (Grade 3). FTP. Will work 40 hours a week, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 21.

Animal Care Technician C (6992M) Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Normal Starting Pay: $20,364 (Grade 7). FTP. Work schedule: Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-6 p.m. with holiday, on-call and weekend hours as required. Application deadline: Dec. 5.

Computer Systems Engineer (355D) Computing Center. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Computer Systems Engineer (6991J) Research and Graduate Studies. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). FTP. Application Deadline: Nov. 21.
Data Base Analyst (2250D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $41,535-$64,847 (Grade 15). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Enrollment Services Assistant (1846J) Engineering Science and Mechanics. Normal Starting Pay: $20,364 (Grade 7). FTP. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Executive Secretary (2960G) Office of International Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Extension Center Assistant A (6679G) Continuing Education. Normal Starting Pay: $20,364 (Grade 7). FTP. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Facility Operations Manager (Building and Grounds Supervisor B) (6462G) Recreational Sports. Normal Starting Pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). FTP. Will work some evening and weekend hours. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Financial Systems Training Specialist (Fiscal Technician Senior) (W022283D) Administrative Information Systems-Finance Implementation Team. Normal Starting Pay: $10.70 (Grade 8). PTP, 30 hours per week. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Food Operations Assistant A (W022189C) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $5.74 (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 accepted at Personnel Services Office Questions should be directed to Personnel Services, 1-5301.
Food Operations Assistant B (W022223C) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $6.27 (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 Personnel Services Office until positions are filled. Questions should be directed to Personnel Services1-5301.
Graphic Artist (W022280C) Communications Network Services/Blacksburg Electronic Village. Normal Starting Pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). PTP, approximately 30 hours per week for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Housekeeping Worker (822M) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $11,932 (Grade 1). Three FTP's available. Work schedule: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Installation and Repair Technician (W022166F) Mathematics. Normal Salary Range: $10.70-$16.71 (Grade 8). PTP; 20 hours per week. 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 Mechanic A (W022279C) Communications Network Services/Field Engineering. Normal Starting Pay: $.7.49 (Grade 4). PTP, 30 hours per week, Monday-Friday, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Laboratory Mechanic A (W022281C) Communications Network Services/Field Engineering. Normal Starting Pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). Two PTP's, 20 hours per week, Monday-Friday, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Laboratory Mechanic B (W022278C) Communications Network Services/Field Engineering. Normal Starting Pay: $ 8.96 (Grade 6). PTP, 30 hours per week Monday-Friday, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Laboratory Specialist (3273M) College of Food Science and Technology. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). FTP. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Laboratory Technician (W022282J) Mining and Minerals Engineering. Normal Starting Pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). PTP (20 hours per week). Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Laboratory Technician Senior (W020117E) Environmental Health and Safety Services. Normal Starting Pay $8.19 (Grade 5). PTP, 30 hours per week, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Office Services Aide (Switchboard Operator) (W022101R) Communications Network Services. Normal Starting Pay: $6.27 (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 (W020400G) Student Health Services. Normal Starting Pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). PTP. Work schedule: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Academic year position; will work from 8-16-5-15. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Office Services Specialist (6987J) Electrical Engineering. Normal Starting Pay: $12,781 (Grade 5). PTP, 30 hours a week, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Nov. 21.

Office Services Specialist (W022276P) Office of University Bursar. Normal Starting Pay: $8.19 (Grade 5). PTP, for 30 hours per week. Application deadline: Nov. 21.

Operations Supervisor (Program Support Technician) (1672G) University Unions and Student Activities. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Work Schedule: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday-Friday, occasional nights and weekends. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Program Support Technician (W022284D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $8.96 (Grade 6). PTP, 30 hours per week. Application deadline: Nov. 21.

Program Support Technician (2061F) Architecture. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Application deadline: Nov. 21.

Programmer (1876D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $26,604-$41,535 (Grade 10). FTP, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Programmer (6784D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $26,604-$41,435 (Grade 10). FTP, renewed yearly. Some independent on-site evening and weekend work will be required. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Programmer (6888D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $26,604-$41,535 (Grade 10). FTP, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Programmer/Analyst (6687D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $31,794-$49,637 (Grade 12). FTP, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Programmer/Analyst (6779D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $31,794-$49,637 (Grade 12). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Programmer/Analyst (6887/6886D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $31,794-$49,637 (Grade 12). Two FTP's, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Programmer/Analyst (6697M) Agriculture and Natural Resources Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $31,794 (Grade 12). FTP. Position renewed yearly depending on funding. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Programmer/Analyst (6984M) College of Agriculture and Life Sciences/Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $31,794 (Grade 12). FTP. Position renewed yearly depending on funding. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Security Guard (W020470C) Police Department. Starting Pay: $8.38 (Grade 2). Two FTP's. Work schedule: nights, 10 p.m.-6 a.m. Restricted to 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Senior Programmer/Analyst (1162/2585D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995-$59,316 (Grade 14). Two FTP's. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Senior Programmer/Analyst (6933D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995-$59,316 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Senior Programmer/Analyst (6989D) Administrative Information Systems-Finance Implementation Team. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995-$59,316 (Grade 14). FTP, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Senior Programmer/Analyst (1643D) Budget and Financial Planning. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995-59,319 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Senior Programmer/Analyst (6990F) University Registrar. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995-$59,316 (Grade 14). FTP, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Storekeeper Helper (W022016M) Culinary Services. Normal Starting Pay: $6.27 (Grade 2). FTP. Schedule varies to include nights and weekends for a maximum of 1,500 hrs. in a 365-day period. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
OFF-CAMPUS POSITIONS
Computer Network Support Technician Sr. (1733J) Northern Virginia Graduate Center. Normal Starting Pay: $29,083 (Grade 10). Apply to: Susie Silliman, Northern VA Graduate Center, 7054 Haycock Road, Falls Church, VA 22043. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
Program Support Technician (5134) Stafford County. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). Apply to: Donna Wells, Unit Coordinator, 359 Butler Road, Falmouth, VA 22405-2596. Application deadline: Nov. 21.
FACULTY LISTING
INSTRUCTIONAL
College of Engineering. Assistant Professor. Position with Polymer Materials and Interfaces Laboratory. Tenure-track assistant professor in polymeric materials. Specific subjects of research interest include; electronic materials processing/properties; adhesion; viscoelasticity; glassy or elastomeric polymer behavior and reaction engineering. Qualified applicants must possess a Ph.D. in some field of engineering. The successful applicant will be expected to develop a well-funded research program featuring interdisciplinary research and to teach undergraduate and graduate courses within the engineering department they best fit in the College of Engineering. A curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching plan, and letters from three references should be sent by March 1, 1998 to Professor Garth L. Wilkes, Search Committee Chair, Co-Director of Polymer Materials and Interfaces Laboratory, Department of Chemical Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0211.
Department of English. Assistant Professor. Tenure-track assistant professor in professional and technical writing and communication. Pending funding approval (decision by Jan. 5, 1998). To teach graduate and undergraduate courses and conduct faculty development. Credentials required in professional and technical writing, desktop publishing, instructional technology, organizational behavior. Experience in faculty development also desirable. Research teaching load. Ph.D. required; degree must be in hand by Aug. 15, 1998. To receive full consideration, applicants should submit cover letter, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation by Jan. 9, 1998 to Johann Norstedt, Chair, 204 Williams Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0112. Interviews at regional center(s) or on campus; no MLA interviews.
Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. Two Faculty Positions. The department invites applications for two positions. #111336: Position--Educational Leadership: This position is for an assistant or associate professor, tenure-track, academic year, and is located in Blacksburg with some teaching assignments at Virginia Tech Centers throughout Virginia. Review of applications will begin December 15 and will continue until a suitable candidate is appointed. Rank and salary are dependent on qualifications. Qualifications: (1) doctorate in educational administration, leadership, or supervision, (2) experience in leadership positions in public schools at either the school or central-office levels with the best combination of the following: evidence of a record of research (qualitative preferred), publishing, and grant and contracts related to school-district leadership, evidence of ability to teach graduate-level courses related to district leadership including school construction, evidence of collaborative leadership, (3) ability to advise graduate students and supervise doctoral dissertations, and (4) willingness to serve diverse and special needs students through distance learning and off-campus instruction. #111337: Position--Policy and Policy Research: This position is for an associate professor, tenure-track, academic year and is located in Blacksburg with some teaching assignments at Virginia Tech Centers throughout Virginia. Review of applications will begin December 15, and continue until a suitable candidate is appointed. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Faculty member will: (1) advise and teach K-12 and higher-education master's and doctoral students with an emphasis on policy studies; (2) conduct research and policy analyses on education issues that are relevant to Virginia and nation; (3) maintain professional, university, college, and department service activities, and (4) direct master's thesis and doctoral dissertations focusing on policy research. Qualifications include (1) doctorate in educational leadership, higher education, or student affairs, or related field, (2) extensive experience in leadership position in the education-policy arena, preferably at the local and state, (3) an established record of scholarship and publication, and (4) experience with the supervision of doctoral dissertations. Send letter of application, vita, transcripts (undergraduate and graduate), and three letters of reference to Dr. Dianne Yardley, College of Human Resources and Education, 101 War Memorial Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0317. Phone: 1-5056. Fax: 1-3717.
Department of Teaching and Learning. Assistant Professor (anticipated). Close collaboration with the Department of Mathematics is expected, including teaching assignments and curriculum development. Date of appointment is Aug. 15, 1998. Requirements include teaching experience and expertise in elementary and middle-level education, strong mathematics background, and doctorate in mathematics education. Experience and interest in instructional technology are highly desirable. Candidates must demonstrate potential and desire to do quality research, teaching, and service in an area related to mathematics education. Review of applications will begin Jan. 14, 1998 and continue until a suitable candidate is appointed. Send a letter of application, transcripts (undergraduate and graduate), a vita, and three letters of reference to Dr. Dianne Yardley, Associate Dean, College of Human Resources and Education, 103 War Memorial Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0317.