Open Positions – Staff

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Staff Employment Opportunities

Candidates for all positions listed below should apply according to the directions in the listing. Electronic submissions are welcomed.  Background checks are required for all positions.

Salary and fringe benefits are competitive and depend on experience. Review of applicants for all staff positions will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

All applicants are required to complete the Ferrum College Employment Application. Please click on the link for completion of the application.

Open Positions

Student Success Tutor
(Seasonal)

Posted 07/18/18

Ferrum College is seeking a seasonal tutor for the academic year 2018-19. This position will serve students in both the Think & Learn Center, which focuses on academically at-risk freshmen, and the Panther Academic Den, which provides academic support for student-athletes.

The seasonal tutor position will begin work in late August, 2018 and will work through the fall and spring academic semesters. The work schedule for this position will be varied and flexible; between the hours of 8:00 am and 3:20 pm, dependent upon student scheduling and tutor availability. The professional tutor will work 20 hours per week at a pay rate of $20 per hour. This position offers no benefits.

Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and/or Special Education with certification and teaching experience in one of these areas: Middle School English, Secondary School English, or Secondary School Math. Preferred qualifications is Master’s Degree.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and application to Human Resources, Ferrum College, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088 or email resume to resumes@ferrum.edu. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. A background check is required. 

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Assistant Baseball Coach

Posted 07/18/18

Ferrum College in Virginia invites applications for the position of Assistant Baseball Coach. This is a full-time position and includes a full benefits package. Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred along with successful coaching experience, preferably at the collegiate level. Responsibilities will include assisting the head coach with all aspects of a nationally competitive baseball program, including recruiting, throwing batting practice, team travel, on-field coaching, summer camps, monitoring academics, and other duties assigned by the head coach. The assistant coach will also provide administration and coaching for all aspects of the JV baseball team. Ferrum College is a member of The Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The College will begin accepting applications immediately for the position, which will remain open until filled.

To apply for this position, please submit a letter of interest and resume with names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references to: Human Resources, Ferrum College, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088 or e-mail information to resumes@ferrum.edu. Background check required.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Retail Food Operations Career Opportunities

Posted 2/16/18

We are looking for individuals with a dynamic personality!

Hardworking, dedicated, and enjoy being part of a team.

If you possess the qualities above, and can offer customers superior, high quality food and service, then we want to hear from YOU!

These are full-time, 12 month positions, working 40 hours per week. Weekend work and some overtime are required for each position. Excellent communication skills are a must.

Management/Supervisory Positions

Responsibilities include opening/closing store, supervising and training student employees, preparing food and beverages, ensuring excellent customer service, cleaning, operating cash register and completing deposits (shift supervisors are not required to complete deposits), assist with product ordering, inventory control and required daily reporting. Serve Safe certification or the ability to acquire certification is required.  Management/Supervisor experience is preferred.

Food Production Technician

Responsibilities include, serving customers, offering excellent customer service, operating cash register, prepping food, general cleaning.  Seasonal (non-benefit eligible) Food Production Technician positions are also available.

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All positions require standing for long periods of time, full range of body motion, the ability to lift & carry up to 50 pounds, basic math and computer skills. The ability to multi-task and work well in a team environment are also required.

For full-time employees, we offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, life, STD/LTD insurances; paid vacation, holidays, personal and sick leave; and a 403(b) retirement plan.

Candidates should submit a resume to resumes@ferrum.edu or mail to Human Resources, Ferrum College, PO Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088. Background check is required. Consideration of applicants will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Housekeeper

Posted 2/13/18

Ferrum College has an immediate opening in our Housekeeping Department.  We are looking for a reliable, conscientious individual to perform general housekeeping duties in residential halls, office/classroom buildings, other buildings, and occasionally outside.  This involves cleaning using specialized chemicals and equipment, including buffers and carpet cleaning equipment occasionally.

Individual will work in a variety of environments, both inside and outside.   Must be able to occasionally lift & carry up to 75 pounds and be capable of a full range of body motions including reaching, stooping, kneeling, climbing, and walking.

This is a full time, 40-hour week position with occasional weekend and overtime work.  Must be able to work a flexible schedule.  Drivers license and good driving record required.  Background check required.

We offer an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, life, STD/LTD insurances; paid holidays, personal and sick leave and vacation; and a 403(b) retirement plan. Interested candidates should submit an application to Human Resources, Ferrum College, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088 or e-mail to resumes@ferrum.edu or bring to the Human Resources Office, 109 Ferrum Mountain Road, Ferrum, VA

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Manager Admissions Telecounseling Team

Posted 1/30/18

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Ferrum College is accepting applications for the full-time position of Admissions Telecounseling Manager to become part of a successful recruitment team. The position will manage and supervise the evening calling center to achieve desired contact, pre-award, application, and enrollment goals related to the overall recruitment goals of the College.  The Telecounseling Manager will monitor Admissions Office Social Media accounts.

This position requires 40 hours per week (Monday-Thursday) including evening hours and reports to the Coordinator of Prospect Development and Communications and the Dean of Admissions.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent prior work experience.  Managerial experience is highly preferred.

Minimum Qualifications: Associate’s Degree, ability to effectively manage and motivate personnel, knowledge and experience with database management, accuracy and attention to detail; must be flexible and work well with a wide variety of people.

For this position, we offer an excellent compensation and benefits package, which includes medical, dental, life, STD/LTD insurances, and a 403(b) retirement plan.

To apply for this position, submit a cover letter of interest and resume with names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references to: resumes@ferrum.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Background check will be required.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

On Call Driver

This position is considered to be an ongoing/recurring seasonal status.

Ferrum College is accepting applications for an On-call Driver to assist in meeting the transportation needs of Ferrum College. Vehicles used will be provided by the College.  Responsibilities may include transporting students on College-sponsored field trips, special events, or other off-campus opportunities; performing routine fueling and pre-trip inspection of vehicles; and recordkeeping.  This position requires some overnight travel.  A background check is required.

Applicants must be over 21 years of age; have a current Virginia driver’s license and good driving record; have the ability to drive safely in all types traffic conditions in both rural and urban settings; and must be willing to submit to post-offer and annual background checks, including Motor Vehicle Report checks.  Drivers may be required to undergo drug testing initially and periodically.   Drivers are required to operate vehicles in accordance with the Ferrum College Vehicle Safety Policy and other College policies as procedures, as well as applicable state and federal laws.

To be considered, please submit a Ferrum College employment application and/or resume to Human Resources, Ferrum College, P.O. Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088 OR e-mail to resumes@ferrum.edu.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.