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Assistant Professor – Immunology UMass Amherst
The Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (VAS) ( at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with the goal of preventing the establishment of disease, developing treatments for existing diseases or creating conditions that improve human and animal health.
Assistant/Associate Professor-Theory UMass Amherst
The College of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for tenure-track faculty in Theoretical Computer Science at the Associate and Assistant Professor levels. Exceptional candidates at other ranks may be considered.
Assistant/Associate Professor-Data Science UMass Amherst
The College of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty openings at the Associate and Assistant Professor levels in the broad area of Data Science. Exceptional candidates at other ranks may be considered. All areas of data science will be considered, including especially natural language processing, computer vision, machine learning, statistics, optimization, deep learning, reinforcement learning, game theory, fairness/accountability, systems for data science, theory for data science, as well as applications to computational economics, agriculture, ecology, education, biomedicine, images, and text.
Assistant Manager, Library and Cafes UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the Manager, Cafes, the Assistant Manager Library and Cafes is responsible for evening management of various campus cafes including: Library Café, Root’s Café and Southwest Café.
Temporary Professional - Communications Assistant UMass Amherst
The Communications Assistant for Facilities & Campus Services assists the Manager in a wide range of communications functions, including electronic media development and execution; planning; writing; editing; graphics manipulation; and information management.
Clerk III-Campus Center Retail Dining Clerk UMass Amherst
Performs clerical duties in support of the Campus Center Retail Dining Office.  Including: receptionist duties; preparing correspondence; distributing signs and forms to Blue Wall/Harvest locations; answering inquiries; purchasing; creating marketing materials; and operating copy machine and other office equipment.
Culinary Worker II (Worcester DC) UMass Amherst
Performs routine manual and domestic job duties in a food service operation including: cooking, cleaning and serving food. The basic purpose of this work is to perform cooking tasks and assist with cleaning and food serving work as needed.
Dining Hall Supervisor U of M ( Blue Wall) UMass Amherst
Responsible for daily opening set up for Campus Center retail dining locations, supervise and monitor each station’s special of the day, and alert management of service issues including customer complaints, shortage of station supplies, and absence of scheduled cashiers.  Prepares and confirms daily cashier and break schedules (AM/PM) with management. Trains new employees, and performs other related work as required.
EDP Programmer II UMass Amherst
EDP Programmer II, in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Support the research and teaching missions of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, a large research and teaching department with several hundred computer users that teaches 15,000 students each year by maintaining the integrity of operating systems, software and hardware for workstations, desktop computers and servers in a highly dynamic multi-platform computing environment.  Support the administration of all departmental UNIX/Linux, MacOS, and Windows computer systems and the department’s local area network. Assure that an effective and smooth running operation prevails and that the high standards set forth are maintained.
Finance Manager UMass Amherst
The Finance Manager, reporting to the Director of Financial Planning and Data Analytics (FPDA), functions as a strategic member of the college’s central Financial Planning and Data Analysis team and serves as one of the principals responsible for managing the finances for the programs/activities associated with the College of Natural Sciences (CNS) and the primary principal for CNS’s Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment (CAFE) operations (CNS estimated at an annual budget of $181m, CAFE at $17m). The position serves as an advisor and principal to all of CAFE’s daily financial matters; with responsibility of the management and development of annual budgets, multi-year financial modeling, grants administration, contract administration, reporting to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, payroll allocation assignments, and monitoring of expenditures for respective operating, revenue, and grant accounts.
Assistant Dean & Chief Marketing Officer - Isenberg School of Management UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Dean of the Isenberg School, the Assistant Dean and Chief Marketing Officer leads all marketing & communications efforts of the school.
Maintenance & Controls Engineer UMass Amherst
The University of Massachusetts in Amherst (UMA) has a campus wide building automation system (BAS) which consists of Johnson Controls network and field controllers installed in more than 90 buildings. The BAS has gone through multiple upgrades and still has a mix of new and old controllers (pneumatic systems) connected through a network around the campus. The Maintenance & Controls Engineer will support the Physical Plant engineering and control teams with a primary role of focusing on the oversight, care and maintenance of all University building automation controls and energy management systems (EMS). BAS controls consist of web-based systems and server-based systems, including, but not limited to, ALC WebCTRL, Johnson Controls MetaSys, Trane (Tracer, Tracker), Daikin, Mitsubishi, CentraLite, and Tridium systems, etc.
Energy Engineer UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Assoc. Dir., Alterations & Maintenance, the Energy Engineer has campus-wide responsibility for coordination of energy programs and analysis for academic, research, administrative, and residential building occupancies. The University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks to achieve significant energy and cost savings while minimizing environmental impact by reducing the University’s carbon footprint and greenhouse gas emissions. The Energy Engineer plays a key role in advising the University on how to create and implement strategies to reduce energy and CO2 emissions in its operations and capital program. The Energy Engineer will also work closely with University budget officials to track utility costs and utility purchasing policies and to coordinate efforts. Lead Engineer for the Building Maintenance Engineering Team (BME).
Utility Plant Operator UMass Amherst
The person holding this position is responsible for performing work with a variety of tools and equipment to repair, install and maintain mechanical components and systems for the University of Massachusetts Amherst Building Maintenance Dept.
Controls &Refrigeration Systems Specialist U of M UMass Amherst
Primary responsibility for the operation and maintenance of HVAC-R automation systems and other controls systems as required.  Work with the Building Automation System (BAS) and perform calibration, diagnosis, repair and replacement of Direct Digital Control (DDC) controls and pneumatic, electro-mechanical and electronic components. Assist plumbers, pump mechanics, electricians, HVAC mechanics, refrigeration technicians and other trades in the diagnosis, repair and replacement of their system component as needed.
Culinary Worker II (Catering Driver) UMass Amherst
Check Catering products for accuracy against quality standards and deliver products and sets up events to customers in a safe, courteous, and timely manner. Prepares simple hot and cold foods and beverages using food service equipment and standard recipes; cleans equipment and production areas in a food service operation; washes dishes, pots and pans; and operates a cash register to make cash sales transactions.
Technical Assistant I U Of M UMass Amherst
Works under the direct supervision of a Registered Pharmacist. Assists in preparing and dispensing of medications, sells over-the-counter items to students and 3rd Party Plan members, and assists the pharmacists in providing direct pharmaceutical services to out-patient and Observation Unit area. Works under the supervision of the Pharmacy Manager or Assistant Manager of Pharmacy, who may assign duties, issue directives and check on performance.
Economics - Clerk IV - Department Personnel Coordinator UMass Amherst
The Department Personnel Coordinator ensures smooth and efficient personnel administration, and assists with event coordination for the Department of Economics.
Maintainer I UMass Amherst
Performs general janitorial duties in connection with the cleaning and maintenance of Residence Halls, Family Housing, Grad Apartments, and Rental Properties. Performs related work as required.
Maintainer I 35 wk UMass Amherst
Performs general janitorial duties in connection with the cleaning and maintenance of Residence Halls, Family Housing, Grad Apartments, and Rental Properties. Performs related work as required.

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