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Clerical Assistant - The Somneuro Lab UMass Amherst
The Somneuro Lab (directed by Dr. Rebecca Spencer) at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst is seeking a part-time administrative assistant to conduct administrative duties in support of the lab.
Lecturer (50% FTE) UMass Amherst
Part-time, academic year lecturer. Instructor for laboratory courses on the UMass Amherst campus. Performs a variety of duties related to teaching laboratory courses. Primary responsibilities are to provide subject matter expertise. Additional responsibility to teach courses, adhering to lesson plans, meeting course objectives, beginning and ending courses on time as scheduled and adhering to academic faculty ethical and professional behaviors.
Business Manager - UMass Press (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Business Manager manages the budgeting process and financial reporting at UMass Press. This role ensures accurate financial planning, analysis, and reporting, while also managing the Press’s key operations. This position requires a balance of financial acumen and technical expertise, with regular interaction with various university departments, vendors, and the Press's distributor.
Computer Systems Administrator UMass Amherst
The Computer Systems Administrator in the Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Department is responsible for the support of research, teaching, and administrative network-attached workstations, stand-alone computers, peripherals, hardware, software, and all network connections.
Associate Director of Residential Life for Assignments UMass Amherst
The Associate Director of Residential Life for Assignments provides leadership for the implementation of business practices related to occupancy management, housing assignments and applications, billing, customer service and the housing licensing process. Implements communication plans, procedures, and protocols for efficient and effective management of all student housing assignments for university owned and operated housing.
Accountant I UMass Amherst
Incumbent performs a variety of duties including the review of financial statements, preparation of financial reports, assist with budget processes and reconciliation of accounts. Works closely with other accounting personnel, internal departments, and external parties.
Maintenance Equipment Operator I (Construction Services) UMass Amherst
Operates heavy or specialized equipment used in roadway, walkway or landscape construction and maintenance. Performs manual tasks requiring various specialized skills.
Stonemason UMass Amherst
Responsible for the installation, repair, and preventive maintenance of brick, stone, cement block, concrete and other masonry related to materials on walls, stairs, catch basins, gate/water valves, form work, and related work as assigned.
Technical Assistant I (Warehouse Assistant) UMass Amherst
The Warehouse Assistant (Technical Assistant I) provides assistance to the Facilities Coordinator & Warehouse Manager in support of warehouse activities including receiving and distributing materials, supplies and equipment; ensures security and control of materials and equipment; maintains physical and computerized database tracking of inventory and ensures accurate inventory records of Information Technology (IT) property for the University’s property office.
Third Class Power Plant Engineer UMass Amherst
The person holding this position will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the University of Massachusetts Amherst Central Heating Plant equipment and systems, and assists with maintenance tasks as assigned.
Cook III (Mount Ida) Mt. Ida - Newton
Working supervision of all food preparation within a Dining Hall; supervise preparation of special functions; performs related work as required.
Assistant Athletic Trainer (43 Week Position) UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine, the Assistant Athletic Trainer provides quality care to all student­ athletes including prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries incurred in practice and games.
Academic Counselor UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the Associate Athletic Director of Academic Success, develop and implement academic support services for student-athletes in assigned sports, to include advising and counseling student-athletes on academic, personal and athletic eligibility matters.  Work to enhance and nurture the relationship between the student-athlete Academic Success program and the student-athletes, coaches and faculty.
Director of Core Facilities UMass Amherst
The Director of Core Facilities provides strategic, administrative, fiscal, and sustainability oversight and leadership for all current and future centralized Core Facilities at UMass Amherst, housed under the Institute for Applied Life Sciences. “Core Facility” refers to a multi-user research facility supporting UMass faculty and students, faculty from other academic institutions, as well as external industry/medical center users.
Temporary Professional UMass Amherst
The International Security Assistant provides health, safety and security support for the University's travelers abroad. Under the supervision of the Director of International Health, Safety, and Security, the International Security Assistant will be assigned a variety of tasks pertaining to international safety and security initiatives.
Assistant Director for Operations - Disability Services UMass Amherst
The Assistant Director of Operations provides support to the Associate Director of Operations with all aspects of Disability Services operations to ensure administrative, programmatic, and day-to-day services are provide to campus constituents, in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and 2008 Amendment Act. The Assistant Director maintains a reduced caseload of students by facilitating an interactive process of determining eligibility for appropriate accommodations, and supporting Access Coordinators ensuring that individuals with disabilities receive appropriate accommodations, adjustments, and modifications as mandated by federal, state, and local laws.
Post Doctoral Research Associate - Suburban Wildlife UMass Amherst
Tammy Wilson’s lab at UMass Amherst has an immediate opening for a Spatial Ecologist. The incumbent will conduct research examining the effects of roads and human settlement on the habitat use and movement of bears, moose, and deer.
Animation Specialist (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Animation Specialist collaborates with the instructional design team to create engaging and effective online courses. The Specialist designs, produces, and enhances existing multimedia content, including video with animated content, to support course delivery.
Clerk IV (Administrative & Fiscal Support Specialist - Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The University of Massachusetts Donahue Institute (UMDI) Administrative and Fiscal Support Specialist - Clerk IV performs a broad range of administrative, financial, and personnel tasks in support of UMDI’s business units and Central Administrative Services Unit (CASU).
Study Abroad Advisor UMass Amherst
The Study Abroad Advisor provides administrative and operational support for all aspects of study abroad and exchange programs within the assigned portfolio.  The position works with students, faculty, and staff from assigned academic departments to provide international education opportunities and, as needed, develop new international education programs.

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