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Director Career Planning & Student Development UMass Amherst
The Director of Career Planning and Student Development is responsible for the implementation of the comprehensive career program for the College of Engineering.  The Director manages the overall operations of the Career Center; implements effective career related programs for undergraduate and graduate students; maintains employer and alumni relationships to create expanded job, internship, and graduate school opportunities; and works with faculty and staff to effectively communicate opportunities to students.  The focus of this position is to develop a wide range of experiential learning opportunities for engineering students and to develop and maintain strong relationships with corporate partners.  One of the College’s strategic priorities is to enable every undergraduate student to participate in an experiential learning opportunity prior to graduation.  The Director serves as the educational expert in this area and represents the College to on and off campus constituencies.  The Director also prepares proposals and works closely with Development to acquire resources in support of experiential learning initiatives.
Grants & Contracts Coord II UMass Amherst
Support the research mission of ECE faculty by coordinating and administering grant and contract proposals and subsequent portfolio of awards in conjunction with the Office of Grants & Contracts.
Assistant Professor in Strategic Management UMass Amherst
The Management Department of the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a tenure-track position in Strategic Management. The rank is at the level of Assistant Professor, with a start date set for September 2020.
Executive Director of Career and Professional Development UMass Amherst
The Executive Director of Career and Professional Development leads the Chase Career Center and oversees the implementation of an effective program of career development for the Isenberg School of Management. This includes developing strategies to improve the range of career development services and expand the portfolio of employer relationships while maintaining those already in existence. The Executive Director will serve the needs of all on-campus academic programs at the undergraduate and Master’s levels. Further, the Executive Director will work with relevant constituencies to develop and implement a plan to serve the career and professional development needs of the Isenberg School’s increasingly large on-line student populations.
Info Risk & Compliance Analyst UMass Amherst
The Research Data Risk and Compliance Analyst, dually reporting to the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research & Engagement (Research Compliance) and the Chief Information Security Officer, is a lead analyst with an emphasis on: risk and compliance management for research data; policy, procedure, standard and guideline development; and security training and awareness, as these categories relate to information assets and research data. This position assists in building and managing an effective, comprehensive security program that reduces the risk to research data and information assets, and supports compliance with legal and business requirements in support of the University's research mission.
Associate Ombudsperson UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the University Ombudsperson, the incumbent is responsible for providing confidential (within the limits of the law), impartial, independent, and informal assistance to university faculty, staff, and students with university-related concerns. The Associate Ombudsperson listens, helps visitors clarify issues and weigh options, coaches, facilitates communication, and provides mediation. The Associate Ombudsperson may assist an individual in bringing concerns forward anonymously, and may aggregate multiple reports or group concerns. This position does not have authority to make or change decisions and is not an advocate for individuals, but functions as a neutral party promoting fair practices and fostering integrity and timeliness in the administration of university policies and practices. The Associate Ombudsperson handles all matters in the strictest confidence to the extent permitted by law.
Maintainer I UMass Amherst
Performs general janitorial duties in connection with the cleaning and maintenance of Resident Halls, Family Housing, Grad Apartments, and Rental Properties. Performs related work as required
Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Sociology UMass Amherst
The Department of Sociology invites applications for one tenure-track position beginning Fall 2020 at the Assistant Professor level. We are recruiting in the areas of demography and statistical methods. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in social demography or population and environment and with teaching interests, at the undergraduate and graduate levels, in social statistics – candidates who are interested in such teaching should identify this in their application. We are seeking talented applicants qualified for an assistant professor position. Under exceptional circumstances, highly qualified candidates at other ranks may receive consideration.
Director External Relations and Engagement-Hospitality & Tourism Management UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Department Head of Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM), the Director of External Relations and Engagement works collaboratively with the faculty, HTM office staff, Isenberg development staff, and other key personnel at the department and school to develop and manage HTM-based industry relations and engagement activities; promote HTM's strategic initiatives; and foster a lasting connection between students, alumni, industry, and HTM.
Web Designer/Online Strategist UMass Amherst
Advance the mission of the University of Massachusetts Amherst by conceptualizing, planning, and creating web sites and other online communication and learning systems for the Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment (CAFE), its units and associated faculty. Create educational and informational tools to support the research and educational outreach programs of faculty and staff, develop mechanisms to build public awareness of the University’s academic outreach mission through the work of CAFE and its component units (UMass Extension, UMass Cranberry Station, Mass. Agricultural Experiment Station, Mass. Water Resources Research Center, four UMass research and education farms). Maintain knowledge of new and emerging resources, techniques, and trends for online communication and web presence and work with other senior CAFE leaders and other university staff and faculty to create effective online resources and communication tools that reinforce the positive reputation and public perception of UMass Amherst and provide robust educational resources and tools for the unit's public participants. Provide oversight for content management, strategic web development, and technical maintenance of cluster of web sites that have recently garnered over 2M hits per year.
Asst Snack Bar Manager U Of M - Argo Tea UMass Amherst
Assist in preparation, and serving of food and beverage; supervision of personnel assigned to the unit; assist with maintaining records; hires, trains and supervises student employees; perform cash handling and deposit of daily receipts for the assigned unit.
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.
Maintainer I (Part-Time) UMass Amherst
Performs routine manual tasks as assigned; perform related work as required within the Bldg & Grounds Services Dept. This is a part-time (20hrs/wk) position.
Culinary Worker II (Catering) UMass Amherst
Receives direct supervision from the area Chef  (Cook III) who provides training, assigns work and reviews performance based on inspections for compliance with instructions and effectiveness of work habits.
Maintainer I UMass Amherst
Performs routine manual tasks as assigned; perform related work as required within the Bldg & Grounds Services Dept.
Controls & Refrigeration System Specialist (Controls FASS/Card Access) UMass Amherst
Installs, maintains, operates, repairs and/or initiates repairs on building systems such as, but not limited to, clock systems, card access systems, security systems, fire alarm systems, communication equipment, and their related devices and performs other related work as required. Employing the use of specialized testing and monitoring, diagnostic equipment; works synchronously with Contractors, Engineers, Control Technicians, etc. maintaining the building systems integrity.  Exercises functional supervision of other employees of lower grade performing related repair and maintenance activities.
Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Journalism UMass Amherst
The Journalism Department at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is accepting applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position set to begin on September 1, 2020. The ideal candidate will constructively bridge the worlds of journalism studies and journalism practice. Candidates should have a demonstrated track record of academic or creative scholarship and the potential to continue their high-level work at an R1 university.
Assistant Athletic Trainer UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the Associate Athletic Director for Sports Medicine, provide quality care to all student-athletes including prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries incurred in practice and games.
Web Designer UMass Amherst
The Web Designer advances the university goal of positioning UMass Amherst as a premier national research institution through compelling web design and standardized web development for university web properties. The Web Designer is responsible for supporting University Communications (UC) in revenue-generating web development projects to create, implement and sustain properly branded websites for the campus community.
Executive Director of Strategic Partnerships UMass Amherst
The Executive Director of Strategic Partnerships will work with the Dean and academic leadership on strategic planning and leadership of key initiatives to bring more resources to the College of Information and Computer Science (CICS).

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