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EMPLOYMENT

Spectrum Volume 21 Issue 08 - October 15, 1998

CLASSIFIED POSITIONS

For details, go to the Personnel Services homepage at http://www.ps.vt.edu.
For position-availability information, please call the following jobline numbers:
Office/Clerical:1-6196
OUF: Open until filled
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 1-6258.
Postal Assistant (W020714D) University Mail Services. Normal starting pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
SAS Analyst (7343D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $41,535 (Grade 15). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Programmer (P2000D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Programmer/Analyst (P2001D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $31,794 (Grade 12). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Senior Programmer/Analyst (P2002D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Office Services Specialist (W020877D) Administrative Information Systems-User Services. Normal starting pay: $8.19 (Grade 5). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; some evenings may be required. 30 to 40 hours per week while classes in session. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Program Support Technician Senior (W022294D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). Monday-Friday, between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Evenings may be required. 30-40 hours per week. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Program Support Technician (W022536J) Athletics. Normal starting pay: $8.96 (Grade 6). Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Audit Manager Senior-Internal (2144) Internal Audit. Normal starting pay: $49,637 (Grade 17). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 23.
Office Services Specialist (W022532T) Undergraduate Admissions. Normal starting pay: $8.19 (Grade 5). Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Office Services Specialist (W022188B) Administrative Information Systems/Application Support. Normal starting pay: $8.19 (Grade 5). Varied. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Practical Nurse B (W022001G) Schiffert Health Center Normal starting pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Occasional Saturdays from 9 a.m.-noon Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Laboratory Technician (W022247G) Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences. Normal starting pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). Varies. Ending date 10-1-99, renewed yearly. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Fiscal Assistant (6580P) Student Accounts. Normal starting pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Public Relations Asst. Spec. (6690E) VP for Dev. and Univ. Relations. Normal starting pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Enrollment Services Coordinator ((6883G)) Office of International Programs Normal starting pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Renewed yearly. Application deadline: Oct. 23.
Executive Secretary (450J) Mechanical Engineering. Normal starting pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Available December 1. Application deadline: Oct. 23.
Animal Care Technician B (2974J) Veterinarian and Animal Resources. Normal starting pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). Involves weekend work (8 a.m.-noon Saturday/Sunday) remainder of 40 hours during week. Work holidays and during university closures. 8 a.m.-noon weekends with balance of hours during week. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Maintenance Assistant (Trades/Utilities Worker) (7385M) Recreational Sports. Normal starting pay: $14,259 (Grade 3). Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Program Support Technician Senior (W022530M) Biochemistry. Normal starting pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Food Operations Assistant (Server) (W022531G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal starting pay: $5.74 (Grade 1). To be determined. Five available. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Program Support Technician (W022528M) College of Veterinary Medicine. Normal starting pay: $8.96 (Grade 6). To be arranged between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Program Support Technician (1092T) Math. Normal starting pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Turbine Operator (2220P) Physical Plant/Power Plant. Normal starting pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). Midnight to 8 a.m. Shift subject to change. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Motor Vehicle Operator A (2862P) Physical Plant/Grounds/Hauling. Normal starting pay: $13,044 (Grade 2). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Office Services Assistant (W022440H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Graphic Artist (W020567H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Food Production Worker B (747H) Residential and Dining Programs/Southgate Bake Shop. Normal starting pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Mason/Plasterer Lead Worker (204P) Physical Plant. Normal starting pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Housekeeping Worker (W020574G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal starting pay: $5.74 (Grade 1). Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Development Associate for Student Calling Program (Public Relations Assistant Specialist) (1450D) University Development/Annual Giving for Phonathon. Normal starting pay: $22,763 (Grade 8). Monday-Thursday 1:30 p.m.-10 p.m. Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Secretary Senior (7380H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Office Services Specialist (2237H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Program Support Technician Senior (W022069D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). Application deadline: OUF.
Public Relations Specialist (6413T) University Relations. Normal starting pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Public Relations Specialist (7195T) University Relations. Normal starting pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Laboratory Specialist Advanced (6375M) Food Science and Technology. Normal starting pay: $29,083 (Grade 11). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Laboratory Specialist (7375M) Biochemistry. Normal starting pay: $22,262 (Grade 8). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Tailor (W022159G) Tailor Shop. Normal starting pay: $6.27 (Grade 2). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Housekeeping Worker (W020190P) Physical Plant/Housekeeping Services. Normal starting pay: $5.74 (Grade 1). Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Senior Programmer Analyst (296D) University Libraries. Normal starting pay: $37,995 (Grade 14). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Food Production Worker B (First Cook) (613H) Residential and Dining Programs/Shultz Dining Centerhultz. Normal starting pay: $17,041 (Grade 5). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Food Operations Assistant A (Dishwasher) (W022428G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal starting pay: $5.74 (Grade 1). Four available. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Program Support Technician (80J) Mining and Minerals Engineering. Normal starting pay: $18,628 (Grade 6). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Laboratory Specialist Senior (1243T) Geological Sciences. Normal starting pay: $24,337 (Grade 9). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Housekeeping Worker (W022490H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $5.74 (Grade 1). Mon.-Fri. 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Two available. Application deadline: OUF.
Systems Administrator (W022534P) University Bursar's Normal starting pay: $11.70 (Grade 9). Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Radiologic Technologist (W022238G) Schiffert Health Center. Normal starting pay: $9.79 (Grade 7). Average 20 hours per week during academic year; other hours to provide coverage in absence of technologist. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Food Operations Assistant B (W022429G) Donaldson Brown Hotel and Conference Center. Normal starting pay: $6.27 (Grade 2). Varies to include evenings and weekends Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Housekeeping Worker (6940P) Physical Plant/Housekeeping Services. Normal starting pay: $11,932 (Grade 1). Monday-Friday 6 a.m.-2:30 p.m. or 5 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Postal Assistant (W020714D) University Mail Services. Normal starting pay: $7.49 (Grade 4). Application deadline: OUF.
Executive Secretary (1854J) Budget and Financial Planning. Normal starting pay: $18,628 (Grade 10). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Programmer (6716D) Administrative Information Systems. Normal starting pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Food Operations Assistant B (W022315H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $6.27 (Grade 2). Varied. Application deadline: OUF.
Food Operations Assistant A (W022314H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $5.74 (Grade 1). Varied. Application deadline: OUF.
Housekeeping Worker Senior (2743H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $14,259 (Grade 3). Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Application deadline: Oct. 16.

Installation and Repair Technician Senior (7288D) Video/Broadcast Services. Normal starting pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). Varied. Application deadline: OUF.

Systems Analyst (1165D) Administrative Information Systems-Information Resource Management. Normal starting pay: $41,535 (Grade 15). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Executive Chef (Food Operations Manager B) (1781H) Culinary Services/Dietrick Dining Hall. Normal starting pay: $26,604 (Grade 10). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Animal Care Technician B (W022523M) Veterinary Medicine Experiment Station. Normal starting pay: $8.19 (Grade 5). Application deadline: Oct. 16.
Housekeeping Worker (7263M) Recreational Sports. Normal starting pay: $11,932 (Grade 1). Monday-Friday 1-9:30 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Analytical Chemist Senior (7260T) Chemistry. Normal starting pay: $31,794 (Grade 12). Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Application deadline: OUF.
Food Production Worker A (U752H) Residential and Dining Programs. Normal starting pay: $14,259 (Grade 3). Varied, to include nights and weekends. Application deadline: OUF. University only.

INSTRUCTIONAL

Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise. Assistant Professor. Tenure-track assistant professor for exercise science. Position begins as early as January, 1999. Expertise in neuroscience or musculoskeletal physiology is desirable. Applicants should have an interest in special populations and conditions such as aging, neuromuscular disorders, and/or chronic orthopedic difficulties. Teaching responsibility will include undergraduate and graduate courses in exercise science. Applicants should have post-doctoral training and an ability to obtain external research funding. Teaching experience is important. A letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, statement of teaching and research interests, and the names of three references from whom the candidate has requested letters of reference should be sent to Dianne Yardley, Search Committee-Exercise Science position, College of Human Resources and Education (0317), 101 War Memorial Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg VA 24061. Questions concerning the position and its responsibilities should be directed to Michael E. Houston, Department Head: phone 1-4672 or e-mail: houstonm@vt.edu. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL

The Reynolds Homestead. Programming Coordinator. The Reynolds Homestead is an Arts and Sciences Continuing Education Center in Critz. This is a new position. Duties include 1) creation and implementation of a coherent summer program consisting of concerts, workshops, classes, and special events; 2) development of children's programs throughout the year, both on-site and in the schools; 3) initiation of outreach programs in the community to recruit volunteers and identify the region's programming interests; 4) contribution to long-range planning for the program and the facility. Grant-writing experience an asset; initiative, energy, and flexibility a necessity. This is a faculty-level position. B.A. required; M.A. preferred. Salary: $28,000, plus benefits. This is a restricted position with an anticipated duration of two years, with extensions possible based upon performance and funding. Send a letter outlining qualifications for the position, a vita, and three letters of reference to Search Committee, Reynolds Homestead CEC, 463 Homestead Lane, Critz, VA 24082. Materials must be submitted by October 22.
Public Service Programs. Research Associate. Research associate of economic and community development. Calendar-year faculty position. The successful candidate will serve as coordinator of community planning and development projects with the Economic Development Assistance Center, Public Service Programs. The incumbent will coordinate EDAC projects including research, report writing, budget development, project presentation, and client-relationship management. The incumbent will conduct applied-research projects focusing on downtown market analyses, community development, target-industry analyses, feasibility analyses, industrial-park development, and business-incubator feasibility studies. The successful candidate will collaborate with college based and peer Public Service Programs faculty members and will supervise graduate research assistants and students. Education: Master's degree (or candidate with completion imminent) in community or economic development, economics, or related field. Minimum qualifications: Minimum of three years' experience in economic development-related programming. Applicants should send a complete resume including personal data, education, publications, research record, and professional experience together with the names of three references to J. Douglas McAlister, Executive Director, Public Service Programs (0162), Virginia Tech, 1080 S. Main St., Blacksburg, VA 24061. Fax: 1-3896. Application deadline is October 23.
University Academic Advising Center. Director. The position will be filled on or before July 1, 1999. The director oversees a staff of 7.5 FTE professional advisors (including an associate director), two support staff members, manages the unit budget, and guides developmental activities for the center and its staff. The director reports to the associate provost for undergraduate programs. The director is the liaison, with satellite advisors around the campus; serves on related appeals and policy committees; oversees administrative services such as registration, add drop/late drops, academic review, academic appeals; works closely with a variety of administrative offices. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated record of experience, achievement, and leadership in the area of academic advising, preferably in a unit of comparable scale and mission. Master's degree minimum; Ph.D. preferred. Applications review begins November 15, and continues until a candidate is selected. Send a letter of intent, a curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to Ronald W. Daniel, Associate Provost for Undergraduate Programs (0132), 330 Burruss Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061.