Chattanooga State is an educationally purposeful community where faculty, staff, and students share academic goals and strive for high standards that lead to the attainment of degrees and certificates, meaningful careers, and a committed citizenry of lifelong learners.
We value those who: · consistently act in the best interest of students and the College (who have their priorities right);
· get things accomplished (who execute);
· are transparent (who are direct, truthful, and non-manipulative);
· are positive in outlook (who see the glass as half-full); and
· build constructive workplace relationships (who are team players).
We have an opening for Specialist (Career Service) at our Chattanooga State campus!
The role will be responsible for the following:
•Assist customers in computer lab/resource library who are engaged in job search •Answer customer questions concerning AJC programs or services and/or refer to appropriate Career Center partner •Recruit and refer customers for program participation •Interview customers and collect information to determine program eligibility and certification •Proficiently navigate VOS for data input, customer tracking and data updates •Obtain required customer documentation, signatures and verification of other programs, selective service registration, etc.
•Engage customer in a career exploration process and guide customer in the decision-making process to identify employment goals and/or career path in order to develop a mutually agreed upon individual employment plan •Provide assessments to identify customer needs when appropriate •Assist with resume and interview preparation, and provide guidance regarding workplace expectations when appropriate •Locate and contact employers to identify current and future job openings •Review customer application/resume to match qualifications with employers’ specifications and refer qualified applicant to interviews with prospective employer •Conduct job placement and customer follow-up contact log in VOS •Assess customer needs for social and financial supports and services; assist customer in accessing these services and identify other community resources offered by public and private agencies •Determine utilization of On-the-Job Training program for customer and maintain talent pool list for appropriate program candidates •Organize and maintain accurate and up-to-date customer folders to include all relevant information and documentation •Process authorizations and commence activities in a timely manner for the purposes of tracking and invoicing using VOS Position Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree (B.A. or B.S.) or Associates Degree with two years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Closing Date: 3/21/2018
Open Until Filled: No
Requisition Number: req588
About this company
If you would enjoy a challenging job, friendly and helpful colleagues and an outstanding work environment, Chattanooga State Community College is a dynamic and vibrant place to work. As part of one of the nation’s largest systems of public higher education (Tennessee Board of Regents), we're glad you're considering a career with the ChattState.
The value of employment at Chattanooga State goes far beyond salary. As a potential employee, you will enjoy a full range of benefits, services and programs. Total compensation includes annual salary, a generous annual and sick leave program, 13 paid holidays, health and life insurance, retirement, 401(k) and more. Please review Chattanooga State's benefit options.
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (US - 37406)