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JOBS

Spectrum Volume 20 Issue 28 - April 16, 1998

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.


CURRENT LISTING


Agricultural Technician B (3207M) Dairy Science. Normal Starting Pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). FTP. Work schedule: Night shift 11 p.m.-7:30 a.m. with weekends required on a rotating basis. Application deadline: April 17.

Buyer Specialist (4498P) Purchasing. Normal Starting Pay: $24,337 (Grade 9). FTP, renewed yearly. Application deadline: April 17.
Database Analyst (2250D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $41,535-$64,847 (Grade 15). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
EDP Auditor (1137J) Internal Audit. Starting Pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Executive Secretary (1964F) University Development/Corporate and Foundation Giving. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Application deadline: April 17.
Fiscal Technician (W020810M) Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Normal Starting Pay: $8.96 (Grade 6). PTP. Work Schedule: 30 hours a week with occasional Saturday work required. Application deadline: April 17.
Grounds Worker (303P) Physical Plant-Grounds. Normal Starting Pay: $13,044 (Grade 2). FTP. Work schedule: Monday-Friday, 6 a.m.-2:30 p.m., on call for emergency duties such as snow removal. Application deadline: April 17
Grounds Worker (6855P) Physical Plant-Grounds . Normal Starting Pay: $13,044 (Grade 2). FTP, Monday-Friday, 6 a.m.-2:30 p.m., work hours may change as needed, on call for emergency duties such as snow removal. Application deadline: April 17.
Grounds Worker (7249P) Physical Plant-Grounds. Normal Starting Pay: $13,044 (Grade 2). FTP. Work schedule: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., on call for emergency duties such as snow removal. Application deadline: April 17.
Hospital Administrator (Hospital Administrative Assistant C) (2654M) Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Normal Starting Pay: $41,535 (Grade 15). FTP. Application deadline: May 15.
Housekeeping Worker (501P) Physical Plant-Housekeeping Services. Normal Starting Pay: $11,932 (Grade 1). Two 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: April 17.
Laboratory Mechanic A (W022325D) Communications Network Services/Resnet Summer '98 Project. Normal Starting Pay: $7.49-$7.84 (Grade 4). PTP's available, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Positions start May 7. All positions will end no later than August 28, 1998.
Laboratory Specialist Advanced (W022388M) Food Science and Technology. Normal Staring Pay: $13.98 (Grade 11). PTP. Application deadline: April 17.
Laboratory Specialist Senior (4513F) Biochemistry. Normal Starting Pay: $24,337 (Grade 9). FTP. Position previously advertised; you do not need to reapply to be considered. Application deadline: April 17.

Legal Assistant (2180F) University Development-Planned Giving. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). FTP. Position renewed yearly. Application deadline: April 17.
Occupational Safety Inspector (7002T) Environmental Health and Safety. Normal Starting Pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). FTP. Application deadline: April 24.
Office Services Assistant (W022114T) Records Management Services. Normal Starting Pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). PTP (approximately 30 hours per week). Application deadline: April 17.
Office Service Specialist (2128D) Printing Services. Normal Starting Pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). FTP. Application deadline: April 24.
Office Services Specialist (1595P) Purchasing. Normal Starting Pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). FTP. Application deadline: April 17.
Office Services Supervisor (2524P) Controller. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Application deadline: April 17.
Personnel Analyst (2718E) Personnel Services. Normal Starting Pay: $24,337 (Grade 9). FTP. Application deadline: April 17.
Photographer Senior (7236F) University Relations. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). FTP. Application deadline: April 17.
Program Support Technician (2282T) Air Force ROTC. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP beginning June 1. Application deadline: April 17.
Program Support Technician (W022383D) Administrative Information Systems-User Services. Normal Starting Pay: $8.96-$10.70 (Grade 6). PTP's available, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Positions available May 11. June 22, and August 3. Positions will end no later than Sept. 4, 1998.
Program Support Technician (Assistant Manager for Guest Services) (6685G) Donaldson Brown Hotel . Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Work schedule varies to include nights and weekends. Application deadline: April 17.
Program Support Technician (3293J) Electrical Engineering. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP, renewed yearly. Application deadline: April 17.P
Programmer (ERP2000D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $26,604-$41,535. (Grade 10). FTP's, PTP's available; some may be restricted in duration by funding. Positions open until filled.
Programmer/Analyst (ERP2001D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $31,794-$49,637 (Grade 12). FTP's, PTP's available; some may be restricted in duration by funding. Positions open until filled.
Programmer/Analyst (6779D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $31,794-$49,637 (Grade 12). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.

Public Relations Assistant Specialist (7239M) Recreational Sports. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). FTP. Application deadline: April 17.

Research Specialist Senior (7247M) Entomology. Normal Starting Pay: $24,337 (Grade 9). FTP. Position is renewed yearly. Application deadline: April 17.

Safety Engineer Senior (7250P) Capital Design and Construction. Normal Starting Pay: $34,756 (Grade 13). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.

Senior Programmer Analyst (6886D) Administrative Information Systems-Student Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995-$59,319 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Senior Programmer Analyst (2053J) Research and Graduate Studies. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Senior Programmer Analyst (ERP2002D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995-$59,319 (Grade 14). FTP's, PTP's available; some may be restricted in duration by funding. Positions open until filled.
Senior Programmer Analyst (7230J) Research and Graduate Studies. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Switchboard Operator (Office Services Assistant) (W020821M) Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Normal Starting Pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). PTP. Work schedule 8 a.m.-3 p.m. for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: April 17.
The following position is available to current university employees only.
Program Support Technician (2979M) Recreational Sports. Normal Starting Pay: $18, 628 (Grade 6). FTP. Application deadline: April 17.
OFF-CAMPUS POSITIONS
Program Support Technician (5548M) Virginia Cooperative Extension-Pulaski County. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). Position location: Pulaski. FTP. Apply to: Kay Hess, 265 West Main St., Abingdon, VA 24210. Application deadline: April 24.
Research Specialist (7251M) Shenandoah Valley Agricultural Research and Extension Center. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). Position location: Shenandoah Valley, FTP. Apply to, Lyle Harlow, McCormick Farm Circle, P.O. Box 100, Steeles Tavern, VA 24476. Application deadline: April 17.
FACULTY LISTING
INSTRUCTIONAL
Department of Computer Science. Instructor/Visiting Assistant Professor. Non-tenure track position beginning August 1998. Candidates should have at least one graduate degree in computer science or a related discipline and be able to teach a range of undergraduate courses. Full-time position; one-year contract. Applications reviewed starting April 1. Please send letter of application and vita to Dr. John M. Carroll, Department Head, Computer Science (0106), 660 McBryde Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061.
Training and Technical Assistance Center, College of Human Resources and Education. Severe-Disabilities Coordinator (re-advertisement). The College of Human Resources and Education is seeking an individual to work as a team member to deliver technical assistance to educators and administrators in the area of special education, birth through 22, in 34 school divisions in southwest Virginia. The position requires specific emphasis on students with moderate and severe disabilities. Job responsibilities include coordination and delivery of individual and classroom consultations in educational settings and writing consultative reports; coordination and delivery of regional training activities; dissemination of information and resources; and management, training, and loan of augmentative communication and assistive technology. The job demands strong problem-solving, team-building, and collaboration skills; ability to communicate with teachers, therapists, para-professionals, administrators, and community-service personnel; and sensitivity to the unique needs of the school divisions served by the project. The severe-disabilities coordinator will report to the project directors. Overnight travel may be required. This is a full-time, 12-month position. Requirements: master's degree in special education or related field; experience in working with students with moderate and severe disabilities; demonstrated knowledge in the areas of positive behavior support planning, curriculum adaptations and accommodations, assistive technology, communication, and person-centered planning; strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to manage a variety of tasks with varying intensities and priorities; ability to travel. Salary range is $33,000-36,000 commensurate with education and experience (full-time, 12 months). State benefits apply. Position is available from July 1, 1998 to June 30, 1999. Extended appointment contingent on performance and continuation of funding. Application deadline is May 15, 1998 or until filled. Send letter of application, vita, and three letters of reference to Dr. Dianne Yardley, College of Human Resources and Education (0317), War Memorial Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061.
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL
Virginia Cooperative Extension. Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension Agent. Virginia Cooperative Extension is seeking applications for an Extension-agent position. An Extension agent holds lecturer rank, non-tenure-track, professional faculty position. A master's degree is required. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Position #111208, Animal-sciences agent in Giles County: requires basic knowledge of animal nutrition; health, animal care, and reproduction; production and financial management; marketing; biotechnology developments; waste management and utilization; and water quality. Agent must determine program needs by monitoring trends and issues, involving Extension leadership councils and advisory committees; design programs to meet needs of target audiences, specify program goals and objectives, and identify resources; inform clientele of program activities; use appropriate technologies to plan and deliver programs through workshops, seminars, conferences, one-on-one visits, on-farm demonstrations, field trips, and tours; maintain knowledge of current research information; develop computer applications; develop and implement evaluation plans; recruit and utilize volunteers; and report results to clientele, public, and administration. Master's degree or imminent in related discipline is required. Current Virginia Cooperative Extension faculty members with bachelor's degree may be considered based on specialty, expertise, and performance. Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing; ability to recruit, train, and manage volunteers; experience in relating with people. Experience in planning, implementing, marketing, and evaluating educational programs preferred. Computer/computer software knowledge desired. Submit a letter of intent, a complete resume, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin May 1, and continue until position is filled. Send to Barbara Gillespie, Virginia Cooperative Extension (0437), 122 Hutcheson Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061. Inquiries will be received at 1-7619. TTY user: 1-800-828-1120. Fax: 1-5545. E-mail: barbarag@vt.edu.