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JOBS

Spectrum Volume 20 Issue 30 - April 30, 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.
PTP = Part-Time Position
FTP = Full-Time Position


CURRENT LISTING


Accountant (W022399J) Electrical Engineering. Normal Starting Pay: $11.70 (Grade 9). PTP (20-30 Hours Per Week). Application deadline: May 1.
Agricultural Technician A (W022396M) College Farm. Normal Starting Pay: $6.86 (Grade 3). PTP for approximately 30 hours a week. Application deadline: May 1.
Database Analyst (2250D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $41,535-$64,847 (Grade 15). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Dispatcher (6683T) Police Department. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP: Shift work. Application deadline: May 1.
EDP Auditor (1137J) Internal Audit. Starting Pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Executive Secretary (7174E) Provost. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Position previously advertised: you do not need to reapply to be considered. Application deadline: May 1.
Fiscal Assistant (7243M) Recreational Sports. Normal Starting Pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.
Fiscal Technician (4596G) Continuing Education. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.
Food Operations Manager Assistant (Assistant Manager) (6573M) Culinary Services-Veterinary Medicine. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Work schedule varies to include night and weekend work. Application deadline: May 1.
Food Operations Manager Assistant (Dining Room Manager) (1118G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Work schedule varies to include some nights and weekends. Application deadline: May 1.
Heavy Equipment Operator (Highway Equipment Operator) (W022397M) College Farm. Normal Starting Pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). PTP. Work schedule varies on an as needed basis. Application deadline: May 1.
Hospital Administrator (Hospital Administrative Assistant C) (2654M) Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Normal Starting Pay: $41,535 (Grade 15). FTP. Application deadline: May 15.
Housekeeping Supervisor Utility-Special Projects Crew (1077M) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal Starting Pay: $15,588 (Grade 4). FTP. Work schedule: Tuesday-Saturday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: May 1.
Housekeeping Worker (W022335G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal Starting Pay: $5.74 (Grade 1). Three PTP's. Will work 30 hours per week; work schedule varies. Position previously advertised; you must reapply to be considered. Application deadline: May 1.
Housekeeping Worker (1183G) University Unions and Student Activities. Normal Starting Pay: $11,932 (Grade 1). FTP. Work schedule: 5 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Monday-Friday with occasional evening and weekends. Application deadline: May 1.
Laboratory Mechanic A (W022085D) Communications Network Services. Normal Starting Pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). PTP. Application deadline: May 1.
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, and end no later than August 28, 1998.
Laboratory Specialist Senior (3159M) Veterinary Medicine. Normal Starting Pay: $24,337 (Grade 9). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.
Laborer (W022395M) College Farm. Normal Starting Pay: $5.15. FTP, May-August and 20 hours or less the remainder of the year for a maximum of 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: May 1.
Lease Administrator (Fiscal Technician, Senior) (1197P) Office of Real Estate Management. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). FTP. Application deadline: May 8.
Occupational Safety Inspector (7002T) Environmental Health and Safety. Normal Starting Pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.
Office Services Aide (Switchboard Operator) (W022101D) Communications Network Services. Normal Starting Pay: $6.27-hr. (Grade 2). Two PTP's; 30 hours per week, varied hours to include evening, weekend and holiday work. Application deadline: May 1.
Office Services Aide (W020548F) University Registrar. Normal Starting Pay: $6.27 (Grade 2). Three PTP's available; one position will work 20 hours per week, two positions will work 30 hours per week, schedule to be arranged, not to exceed 1,500 hours in a 365-day period. Application deadline: May 1.
Office Services Specialist (W020603P) Office of University Bursar. Normal Starting Pay: $8.19 (Grade 5). PTP, for 30 hours per week. Must be available for some 8 hour days. Application deadline: May 1.
Office Services Specialist (2177E) Personnel Services. Normal Starting Pay: $17, 041 (Grade 5). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.
Office Services Specialist (W022120P) Physical Plant-Grounds-Trash and Garbage Disposal. Normal Starting Pay: $8.19 (Grade 5). PTP. Work schedule: Monday-Friday, three hours per day. Application deadline: May 1.
Office Services Specialist (6557F) Scholarships and Financial Aid. Normal Starting Pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.
Office Services Specialist (6901F) Undergraduate Admissions. Normal Starting Pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). FTP. Work schedule: Monday-Friday, 36 hours (schedule to be arranged); Saturday, four hours (9 a.m.-1 p.m.). Position renewed yearly. Application deadline: May 1.
Office Services Specialist (6684F) University Registrar. Normal Starting Pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.
Pilot, Second in Command (W022392T) Airport (Co-Pilot, Multi-Engine). Normal Starting Pay: $15.29 (Grade 12). PTP. Application deadline: May 1.
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 available May 11, June 22, August 3. All positions end by Sept. 4, 1998.
Program Support Technician (4261J) Engineering Science and Mechanics. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP, renewed yearly. Application deadline: May 1.
Programmer (ERP2000D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $26,604-$41,535. (Grade 10). FTP's, PTP's 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 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.

Programmer/Analyst (6697M) College of Agriculture and Life Sciences-Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $31,794 (Grade 12). FTP. Position is renewed yearly depending on funding. Application deadline: May 1.

Public Relations Assistant Specialist (LC076D) Alumni Relations. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.

Public Relations Assistant Specialist (W022391D) Alumni Relations. Normal Starting Pay: $10.70 per hour (Grade 8). PTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.

Public Relations Assistant Specialist (6778T) Computer Science. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). FTP, Renewed yearly. Application deadline: May 1.

Radiologic Technologist (W022238G) Student Health Services. Normal Starting Pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). PTP. Will average 12 hours per week during academic year; other hours, as needed, throughout year to provide coverage in the absence of full-time technologist. Position previously advertised, you must reapply to be considered. Application deadline: May 1.

Research Assistant (Program Support Technician Sr.) (W022398M) Biochemistry. Normal Starting Pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). PTP for 20-30 hours a week. Application deadline: May 1.

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 (7259D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal Starting Pay: $18,997.50 (Grade 14). PTP. 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 some may be restricted in duration by funding. Positions 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 (7230J) Research and Graduate Studies. Normal Starting Pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). FTP. Application deadline: Open until filled.
Tailor (W022159G) Tailor Shop . Normal Starting Pay: $6.27 (Grade 2). PTP. Will average 24 hours per week between the hours of 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday Application deadline: May 1.
Television/Video Production Technician (LC072J) Athletics. Normal Starting Pay: $20,364 (Grade 7). FTP. Application deadline: May 1.
OFF-CAMPUS POSITIONS:
Program Support Technician (6652M) Cooperative Extension-Culpeper. Position location: Culpeper. Normal Starting Pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). FTP. Work schedule involves evening and weekend hours. Send state application to: Stephanie Stockton, 101 West Street, Culpeper, VA 22701-3088. Application deadline: May 8.
Program Support Technician (7258M) Loudoun County Extension Office. Normal Starting Pay: $22,262 (Grade 6). Position location: Leesburg, FTP. Apply to: Gary Hornbaker, 30 B Catoctin Circle S.E., Leesburg, VA 20175. Application deadline: May 1.
Secretary Senior (5481J) Educational Leadership and Policy. Normal Starting Pay: $8,521 (Grade 5). Position location: Hampton Roads Graduate Center. PTP, 20 hours per week. Apply to Dr. Robert Richards, 418 Pembroke Four, Virginia Beach, VA 23462. Application deadline: May 1.
FACULTY LISTING
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL
Physics Department. Research Associate. The position is currently available and the successful applicant will be stationed at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL). The appointment will be on a yearly basis with renewals expected. Applicants with hands-on experience with the standard hardware and software in intermediate or high-energy physics are most desirable. Virginia Tech is a member of the Laser Electron Gamma Ray Force (LEGS) collaboration. The LEGS facility, located at BNL, provides an intense beam of tagged (180-470 MeV), polarized (>90- percent) gamma rays. In preparation is a frozen spin HD target (P freep = 80 percent, Pn = 50 percent) and a universal spectrometer providing large acceptance for y,n,p, and pi detection. LEGS expects to measure, via Compton scattering and photoproduction, important quantities related to nucleon structure: a) GDH sum rule, b) nucleon spin polarizabilities, and c) neutron electromagnetic polarizabilities. Please send vita and names of three references to Prof. M. Blecher, Physics Department (0435), Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061. The deadline for applications is July 31, 1998 or until the position is filled.
Statistics Department. Department Head. The Department of Statistics at Virginia Tech invites applications for the position of department head. Candidates for the position should have a Ph.D. in statistics or related field and be qualified to hold the rank of full professor at Virginia Tech. Candidates should have strong commitments to teaching, research, and outreach and be able to represent the department within the university and the statistics profession. Experience and familiarity with undergraduate and graduate programs, and grants and contracts is desired. The primary responsibilities are to provide leadership and administrative support for a faculty of approximately 20. The Department of Statistics is one of the oldest statistics departments in the nation and has a long history of research, graduate and undergraduate education, and service to the statistics profession. The B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees are offered with current enrollment at roughly 40 undergraduate and 50 graduate students. The faculty has a wide range of interests in both applied and theoretical statistics. For more information, contact the chair of the search committee or visit our web page: http://www.cas.vt.edu/statistics. Salary and benefits are competitive. The anticipated starting date of appointment is July 1, 1999. Review of applications will start Sept. 15, 1998 and will continue until the position is filled. Nominations are welcome. Please send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to: Dr. Klaus Hinkelmann, Chair, Head-Search Committee, Department of Statistics (0439), Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061.
Virginia Cooperative Extension. 4-H Extension Agent. Position #FA689, 4-H Extension Agent, Youth Development, in Wythe County. Extension agents are lecturer rank, non-tenure-track, professional faculty positions. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Will manage a non-formal experiential educational program for youth, and adults working with those youth, to further develop life skills necessary as self-directing, productive, and contributing members of society. Responsibilities: Agents 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 use volunteers; and report results to clientele, public, and administration. Qualifications: 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. To apply: Submit a letter of intent, a complete resume, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin May 22, 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 1-5659. TDD user: 1-800-828-1120. Fax: 1-5545.