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Associate Director of Transfer Admissions (Hybrid/Remote Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Associate Director of Transfer Admissions serves as a back up to the Director of Transfer Admissions. Together with the Director, the Associate Director helps create and implement recruitment and enrollment initiatives that support institutional goals.
Academic & Scholarship Advisor - CHC UMass Amherst
The Academic and Scholarship Advisor in Commonwealth Honors College (CHC) will have joint responsibility between the Office of National Scholarship Advisement (ONSA) and the Office of Advising (OA) to provide comprehensive individual and group advising services to undergraduate students for both offices. The Academic and Scholarship Advisor will collaborate with administrators and staff to provide outreach, advising programs and services, to create an inclusive environment and enhance student success.
Assistant Director of Building Maintenance UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the Associate Director of Building Maintenance & Alterations, the Assistant Director of Building Maintenance is responsible for the maintenance and operations of the Academic and Research facilities located on the UMass Amherst campus and outlying stations. This position directly supervises Building Maintenance Managers and indirectly supervises Institutional Maintenance Foremen.  Reviews schematic design diagrams, construction documents, and product and/or equipment submittals.  Plans repair and preventive maintenance and assists with planning of Capital Improvement Projects needed to keep all systems operating reliably. Represents the Physical Plant in the Facilities Planning Division on all matters related to design, construction, and start-up and commissioning of new construction and renovation projects.
Sustainability Manager UMass Amherst
Monitors, analyzes, and reports on sustainability data, researches current trends, and proposes measures to enhance the sustainability of division-wide procurement for Auxiliary Enterprises. Provides sustainability-related recommendations, projections and reports as needed, and/or requested in accordance with goals and objectives developed collaboratively with the Sustainability Director. Along with the Director, serves as point of contact with community partners and determines opportunities for collaborative sustainability projects.
Head of Access Services - Library UMass Amherst
Provides innovative leadership, management, and strategic direction for the Access Services Department. Oversees the following departmental functions: circulation, stacks management, course reserves, document delivery, and interlibrary loan.
Post Doctoral Research Associate - Cranberry Station, CAFE UMass Amherst
The UMass Cranberry Station is seeking applicants to fill a postdoctoral research associate position in East Wareham, Massachusetts. The incumbent will work under the general supervision of Principal Investigator, Dr. Giverson Mupambi, and will conduct research related to cranberry physiology in agrivoltaic systems. The research will look at the effect of different shading treatments as determined by inter-row spacing under an agrivoltaic system in cranberry production.
Contrls & Refrig Syst. Spec (Plumber) UMass Amherst
Installs, repairs, alters and maintains fluid transmission systems, sanitary fixtures, heating systems, low and high pressure steam lines, condensate lines, water lines, sprinkler lines, sewer lines; and performs other related work as required, including but not limited to, trade related asbestos abatement, repairs and/or initiates repairs on building systems such as; pneumatic control systems, heating and ventilation (HVAC) systems, cooling towers, pumps and  related  equipment. Employing the use and need of specialized testing and monitoring, diagnostic equipment; works synchronously with Control Technicians / trade personnel maintaining the building systems integrity, exercises functional supervision of other employees of lower grade performing related repair and maintenance activities. Performs related work as required. This is a maintenance function, which includes overtime and returning to work between shifts when directed or called.
Clerk IV - Purchasing Assistant UMass Amherst
As a member of SACL Finance Matrix team performs various duties to provide business services for the Finance Matrix including processing of accounts payable, assisting in the procurement, management of Procurement Cards and other business service support duties.
Contrls & Refrig Syst. Spec - Watch Tour UMass Amherst
Provides excellent customer service while acting as the first responder for all maintenance calls for Metasys Building Automation Systems alarms, temperature (too hot/too cold) calls and calls involving emergency and routine repairs (as allowed by existing codes) involving plumbing, electrical, elevator entrapments and failures, heat and cooling systems, security hardware, locks and life safety equipment failures. Calls also involve fire alarms, sprinkler activation, and custodial calls that present a health or safety risk. Performs corrective actions to trouble calls and alarms or determines that a specialized tradesperson or service contractor is required to make necessary repairs. Performs scheduled maintenance tasks as required or as assigned. Coordinates the actions of personnel called to resolve emergency situations.
Grants & Contracts Coord II UMass Amherst
Searching a Grants & Contracts Coordinator to perform complex grant preparation activities for pre- and post-award functions to faculty and graduate students in the College of Nursing and the Center for Nursing and Engineering. Participates as a team member to support the Research Administrator, the Associate Dean for Research, and faculty with a goal to increase the number of externally funded research grant proposals, submitted and funded, by federal, state, local, private foundation, and commercial entities. Serves as a resource for faculty and works with the business office to interpret and remain current with federal, state, and University rules and regulations to support the College. REMOTE and HYBRID options are available.
Director of Administration & Finance - Sociology Department (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Director of Administration and Finance partners with the Chair in the overall administrative and operational management of the Department.
Director of Dining/Hospitality Mt Ida Mt. Ida - Newton
Under the direction of the Mount Ida Campus Director, and functional supervision by Auxiliary Enterprises in Amherst, the Director of Dining and Hospitality Services, Mount Ida campus, provides the professional management of Mount Ida dining, board and retail operations, catering and conference services, which includes alcoholic beverage sales and services in accordance with university policy. The Director of Dining and Hospitality Services is responsible for marketing, operations, and financial management of three major areas.
Director of Web Content (Hybrid) UMass Amherst
The Director of Web Content in the Marketing and Communications (MarCom) group maintains the University’s public-facing institutional web content and ensures that websites are updated regularly with relevant, effective, and exciting material.
Associate AD/Senior Associate AD - Governance & Compliance UMass Amherst
Member of the department’s senior management team.  Responsible for the overall creating, maintaining, and monitoring of a compliant environment that results in clear institutional control of all athletic programs relative to Conference and NCAA legislation as required by NCAA Division I membership.  Further responsible for assisting coaches and student-athletes for 21 programs and approximately 600 student-athletes in interfacing with University, Conference, and NCAA offices.  Supervisor of several intercollegiate sports.
Staff Accountant Gen Account UMass Amherst
Performs all General Accounting, Accounts Receivable, Billing, and ChartField Maintenance functions within the Controller’s Office.  Supports federal sponsor letter of credit (LOC) activities, other sponsored billing activities, accounts receivables (A/R) processing, and collections efforts.  Responsible for ChartField creation and continuous maintenance.  Creates complex data extracts for interfaces with PeopleSoft, Access databases, and other systems. Ensures the accuracy of the organization's accounting and database records.  Fulfills various general accounting responsibilities, including journal entry review and audit, budget error resolution, and other reporting. Exercises independent judgment to maintain conformance with University, State, and Federal guidelines, as well as GAAP accounting requirements.
Assistant Professor - Biostatistics & Epidemiology (2 positions) UMass Amherst
The Biostatistics Program within the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology seek two (2 ) tenure track faculty at the rank of Assistant Professor. Successful candidates will have deep research experience in one or more areas of applied and/or methodological biostatistical research inspired by pressing problems in public health and biomedical sciences.
Director of Faculty Development & Programs - HFA (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Director of Faculty Development and Programs, Humanities and Fine Arts (HFA) provides vision and oversight for all grant opportunities, programming and training opportunities, and career advancement workshops to facilitate faculty professional growth and success.
Clerk IV - Office Manager - Workplace Learning & Development (Hybrid) UMass Amherst
The Clerk IV (Office Manager) is responsible for overall office management including accounting, record keeping, database and equipment management, personnel and payroll processing, hiring and supervision of student staff; coordination of the production of the departmental program catalog; and all marketing for departmental programs and services, including the website.
FT Teaching Faculty (Lecturer/Sr. Lecturer) - CICS UMass Amherst
The Manning College of Information and Computer Sciences is looking for exceptional teachers in both informatics and computer science to join our growing Teaching Faculty. We encourage applications in all areas of informatics and computer science, but are particularly interested in faculty who can teach courses in computer systems, software engineering, data science, and health informatics.
PT Teaching Faculty (Lecturer/Sr. Lecturer) - CICS UMass Amherst
The Manning College of Information and Computer Sciences is looking for exceptional teachers in both informatics and computer science to join our growing Teaching Faculty. We encourage applications in all areas of informatics and computer science, but are particularly interested in faculty who can teach courses in computer systems, software engineering, data science, and health informatics.

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