P/T TECHNICAL ASSISTANT II, ACADEMIC PLACEMENT & TESTING - Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill Massachusetts

Unfortunately, this job is expired as of 10/8/2014.

To continue in your search through the appropriate job categories, click either Administrative Staff, Higher Education Executives, Faculty, Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants, . You can also utilize "guess-free" keyword search tools with up to eight pre-defined criteria. Search for and Apply to academic postings directly from the site. Post your background either confidentially or overtly. Stand out and be discovered!

Northern Essex Community College

Haverhill, Massachusetts

United States
(POST #48488)

Similar Opportunities Exist in the Following Categories

Detailed Job Description

PART-TIME TECHNICAL ASSISTANT II, ACADEMIC PLACEMENT AND TESTING – LAWRENCE CAMPUS: (Academic Services) 20 hour per week. Monday 2:30 PM – 8:00 PM, Tuesday through Thursday 1:30 – 7:00 PM. Occasional Saturdays may be required. (AFSCME Unit) Anticipated start date: October, 2014

This position will be based in the Academic Placement and Testing Center, Lawrence Campus. Greet and assist all students who require testing. Administer and proctor tests including Accuplacer state-mandated assessments, English as a Second Language and Health Professions Testing. Assist in the administration of other test services such as proctored and remote testing, accommodated testing, assessments for Deaf and Hard of Hearing students and other testing as necessary. Participate in special assessments which may require occasional weekend, early morning and off-site sessions. This position will provide coverage in the afternoons and into the early evenings to answer general walk-in and phone inquiries, assist students, proctor tests and to close the office. Other responsibilities include light data entry, generating mailings, placing orders and other light office work as necessary.

One to two years of full-time office experience or equivalent part-time experience required. Associate’s Degree in Human Services, Education or related field preferred. Must have working knowledge of Windows, Microsoft Office. Strong verbal and organizational skills as well as the ability to pay attention to detail required. Must be comfortable giving detailed instructions to small groups and on an individual, walk-in basis in order to clearly communicate testing instructions. Must be able to work in a fast-paced, team oriented environment with the ability to multi-task. Must be able to demonstrate sensitivity, patience and have a customer-service friendly attitude to first-time college students from a wide variety of backgrounds. Knowledge of registration, advising and other college policies, procedures preferred. Experience with college entrance assessment, Accuplacer and other test systems strongly preferred. Knowledge of Banner Information System preferred. Bilingual – English/Spanish strongly preferred.

Salary: $359.31 - $486.74 weekly ($18,684.12 - $25,310.48 annually) with pro-rated fringe benefits. An appointment from outside the bargaining unit (AFSCME) must start at Step I of the range. (Step 1: $359.31)

Deadline Date: September 19, 2014                                                    POST #48488

Northern Essex Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation or sexual violence shall be referred to the College’s Affirmative Action and/or Title IX Coordinator, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights.

Keyword Phrases

  • Academic Placement and Testing Center
  • Prizes, Initiative, Innovation
  • Appreciative Inquiry
  • Diverse Workforce
  • Assessment, Accreditation & Compliance
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter