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Lead Rabies/Viral Culture Medical Laboratory Technologist at North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health/Office of the Chief Medical Examiner

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 8:16am
Employer: North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health/Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Expires: 02/22/2018 How to apply: Please do not delete or edit this text. You must apply at GovernmentJobs.com to be considered for this position per state law. Handshake applications do not count as valid job applications and Handshake is for advertisement purposes only. You must apply at the specific URL provided. Application link is: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/northcarolina/jobs/1971012/rabies-lead-technologist-virology-...  Job Description  This position serves as an advanced technologist in a clinical laboratory that performs rabies necropsy, cell culture, viral culture, and molecular technical assays for the detection of viruses causing various infectious diseases.  Evaluation of specimens for these infectious agents involves the utilization of a variety of highly technical semi-automated and manual procedures with strict demands for quality assurance.     The incumbent in this position will:Serve at the senior level as the lead worker both performing assays and providing technical leadership and training for other personnel who perform highly technical viral culture and molecular procedures for the detection of viral pathogensProvide testing capacity for the Viral Culture/Rabies Laboratory by performing rabies necropsy, rabies testing, viral culture, and molecular methodologies for the detection of pathogenic human viruses in clinical specimensProvide consultation with medical personnel and program area staff regarding test availability, results, and interpretationsBe responsible for the evaluation, performance, and introduction of advanced techniques for the detection of viruses in patient samplesBe responsible for coordinating laboratory testing of specimens, data management of results, and development and maintenance of an electronic database for management of rabies test related data and information exchange with CDCReview final reports prior to release to ensure accuracy in testing, proper result interpretation, and timely reporting of results for the program.Degree Requirements:Bachelor's degree and/or above in the fields of medical technology, clinical laboratory science, microbiology, biological science, or chemistry. Degrees outside of these fields will not be considered due to federal regulations (candidates must meet CLIA '88 requirements for testing personnel in a high complexity laboratory). No engineering or social science majors, please!

Warehouse Operations Associate - LCL (Shenzhen) at Flexport

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 4:25am
Employer: Flexport Expires: 02/19/2018 Flexport is on a mission to fix the user experience in Global Trade. Started in 2013 we are a Silicon Valley Headquartered Tech company aiming to transform the Freight Forwarding industry. Since the start of the company, we've raised $204M from investors that include Founders Fund, Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Y Combinator, DST, Wells Fargo & more. So, if you ever thought working in Logistics was boring or old-fashioned, now is the time to reconsider!Flexport is the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack. We help the world's fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places on the planet; all movements supported by a highly intelligent technology platform.As a result of our very fast growing global expansion and ambition to increase our operational controls at origin, we're looking for a Warehouse Operations Associate to join our growing warehouse team and manage all aspects related to our new to set up LCL consolidation warehouse in Shenzhen/ Yantian port. Interested to help set-up a modern warehouse for the future? This maybe your challenge!The Warehouse Operations Associate role is the first step in a career path in our broader Global Operations Team. Our Global Operations Team empowers our clients, partners with asset owners around the world, and manages end-to-end coordination of shipments around the world to further us on our mission of fixing the user experience in Global Trade.What you'll do:Contribute to setting up new Flexport LCL consolidation WarehouseManage a team of ground-handling personnel at our Flexport Warehouse in order to ensure smooth operations in line with Flexport standardsWork with other operations teams, clients, partners and ocean liners to help move freight for our clients.Work closely with Flexport global pricing & procurement teams to manage and develop our future warehouse capabilities.Analyze ocean freight volume and weight data in order to optimize building LCL consolidation boxesImplement and drive process strategies and improvements for all warehouse operations and freight movements in line with our future blueprint;Assist in developing proprietary software across the Flexport warehouse network;Continuously identify and execute on logistics and supply chain solutions focused on customer experience and operational efficiency;Ensure compliance with appropriate governmental regulations and company policies;What you'll need:BA/BS degree with a strong track record of success;(Preferred) 1-3 years of prior experience in Logistics, Warehousing, Freight Forwarding, Supply Chain or Consulting; (high performing fresh grad could be considered)Excitement to manage people and create best in class operational teamsProcess oriented, structure thinker and strong problem solving capabilitiesExcellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills in English and Mandarin;An obsession with client happiness. You succeed when they succeed;Next-level attention to detail;Courage to challenge the status quo when logic and reason require it. See something broken? Fix it;The intellectual horsepower to become an expert on international trade in a matter of weeks; andA mastery of email communication. You keep the inbox at zero.

Global Operations Associate - 2017 Grad | Shenzhen at Flexport

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 4:24am
Employer: Flexport Expires: 02/19/2018 Flexport is on a mission to fix the user experience in Global Trade.  We are the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack.  We help the world's fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places on the planet.Started in 2013, we've raised $204M from investors that include Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Y Combinator, & more.Data and information is the foundation upon which Flexport builds its business and transforms the freight industry. Our Data Operations Team helps Flexport deliver the accuracy and insight that represent value to our clients, while working in a team to learn the business of moving freight.  Our Global Operations Associate role is the first step in a career path in our broader Global Operations Team.  Our Global Operations Team empowers our clients, partners with asset owners around the world, and manages end-to-end coordination of shipments around the world to further us on our mission of fixing the user experience in Global Trade.What you'll do:Own the quality of data from client and supplier through to Flexport’s Customs team;Work with Operations Associates to help move freight for our clients;Refine and expand the processes followed by our clients and partners to help optimize our data onboarding and delivery.Enter commercial product information and dimensions with speed, consistency and accuracy.Ensure quality control on international shipment documents;Complete special projects to support the team as necessary. What you'll need:2017 BA/BS/MA/MSC Degree with a strong academic track record and meaningful internship experience;Strong command of English and Mandarin or Cantonese;Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills;Next-level attention to detail and follow-through;Courage to challenge the status quo when logic and reason require it. See something broken? Fix it.

Warehouse Operations Associate - Air Freight (Hong Kong) at Flexport

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 4:21am
Employer: Flexport Expires: 02/22/2018 Flexport is on a mission to fix the user experience in Global Trade. Started in 2013 we are a Silicon Valley Headquartered Tech company aiming to transform the Freight Forwarding industry. Since the start of the company, we've raised $204M from investors that include Founders Fund, Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Y Combinator, DST, Wells Fargo & more. So, if you ever thought working in Logistics was boring or old-fashioned, now is the time to reconsider!Flexport is the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack. We help the world's fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places on the planet; all movements supported by a highly intelligent technology platform.As a result of our very fast growing global expansion and ambition to increase our operational controls at origin, we're looking for a Warehouse Operations Associate to join our growing warehouse team and manage all aspects related to our new airfreight warehouse in Hong Kong. Interested to help set-up a modern warehouse for the future? This maybe your challenge!The Warehouse Operations Associate role is the first step in a career path in our broader Global Operations Team. Our Global Operations Team empowers our clients, partners with asset owners around the world, and manages end-to-end coordination of shipments around the world to further us on our mission of fixing the user experience in Global Trade. What you'll do:Manage a team of ground-handling personnel at our Flexport Warehouse in order to ensure smooth operations in line with Flexport standardsWork with other operations teams, clients, partners and airlines to help move freight for our clients.Work closely with Flexport global pricing & procurement teams to manage and develop our future warehouse capabilities.Analyze air freight volume and weight data in order to optimize building ULDs and consolidated shipmentsImplement and drive process strategies and improvements for all warehouse operations and freight movements in line with our future blueprint;Assist in developing proprietary software across the Flexport warehouse network;Continuously identify and execute on logistics and supply chain solutions focused on customer experience and operational efficiency;Ensure compliance with appropriate governmental regulations and company policies;What you'll need:BA/BS degree with a strong track record of success;(Preferred) 1-3 years of prior experience in Logistics, Warehousing, Freight Forwarding, Supply Chain or Consulting; (high performing fresh grad could be considered)Excitement to manage people and create best in class operational teamsProcess oriented, structure thinker and strong problem solving capabilitiesExcellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills in English, Cantonese and Mandarin;An obsession with client happiness. You succeed when they succeed;Next-level attention to detail;Courage to challenge the status quo when logic and reason require it. See something broken? Fix it;The intellectual horsepower to become an expert on international trade in a matter of weeks; andA mastery of email communication. You keep the inbox at zero.

Air Freight Procurement Associate | Hong Kong at Flexport

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 4:20am
Employer: Flexport Expires: 02/19/2018 Flexport is on a mission to fix the user experience in Global Trade.  We are the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack.  We help the world's fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places on the planet.Started in 2013, we've raised $204M from investors that include Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Y Combinator, & more.As a result of our global expansion, we're looking for an Air Freight Procurement Associate to join our growing Pricing and Procurement Team. Salivating at the thought of building relationships while streamlining the inefficient industry of global trade?  Keep reading!What you’ll do:Help build and implement operational infrastructure / processes;Work closely with our Operations and Sales Teams to drive procure capacity and optimize pricing;Drive market intelligence;Continuously identify and execute on efficiencies;Review and analyze partner rates (and aid the team in creating scalable processes for effectively doing so as we grow!);Analyze and review quotes based on the market;Analyze feedback from sales on rate competitiveness;Work closely with Flexport’s Pricing  team on RFQs (bids for new business);What you’ll need:BA/BS degree and 1-2 year of experience at a top consulting, accounting, or investment banking firm;Strong analytical background and knowledge of Excel and other database/modeling softwareStrategic vision and ground floor execution;Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.An obsession with client happiness. You succeed when they succeed.Next-level attention to detail.A mastery of email communication. You keep the inbox at zero.Courage to challenge the status quo when logic and reason require it. See something broken? Fix it.Competency in Mandarin Chinese is mandatory, Cantonese is a plusSuccessful applicants should have existing legal work rights in Hong Kong

Finance Operations Associate | Hong Kong at Flexport

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 4:17am
Employer: Flexport Expires: 02/18/2018 Flexport is on a mission to fix the user experience in Global Trade.  We are the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack.  We help the world's fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places on the planet. Started in 2013, we've raised $204M from investors that include Founders Fund, Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Y Combinator, & more.As a result of our global expansion, we're looking to hire our first Finance Operations team member for Flexport Asia to join our growing Asia Team. You will be part of Flexport’s Global Finance and Accounting Team which collaborates as a strategic partner to clients, partners and all internal departments. We need someone able to create strong processes and provide coverage in all time zones to keep up with our rapid international growth!What you'll do:Be the main point of contact for any finance or accounting related questions for the Asia Flexport team and clientsEstablish accounting processes for the Flexport Asia team (bank account reconciliations, journal entries, month end close support)Review profitability and job-costing reports with the Asia teamCreate an international payments and receivables processes by collaborating with the San Francisco headquartersDevelop and implement accounting process change by analyzing current procedures and recommending changesRun collections and follow-up with non-paying clientsWhat you’ll bring:BA/BS or Masters degree in Finance / Accounting with a strong track record of success;1-3 years of experience in accounting/finance;Strong knowledge and ability to learn and apply technical accounting concepts in accordance with US GAAP and/or IFRS;Understanding of VAT processes and filings;Next-level attention to detail;Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills;Passionate about accounting, finance, logistics and international trade!

Fall Raptor Migration Outreach Internship at Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 5:40pm
Employer: Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy Expires: 02/22/2018 Raptor Migration Outreach Interns (2 openings) needed (July 1 through December 31, 2018; with possibility to extend) to help conduct volunteer-powered raptor migration studies at the Golden Gate Raptor Observatory, near San Francisco, CA. Two positions are available for enthusiastic, mature, self-motivated recent graduates or current graduating seniors in biological science or related field, who have a passion for science education.  Duties include: Daily work with volunteer teams to identify and count raptors; facilitating public weekend docent programs, interacting with school groups and park visitors, and teaching groups of diverse ages and backgrounds. Other duties include data entry, operational and administrative support, and tending captive lure bird colony. Outreach interns will also have the opportunity to develop new educational materials, contribute to social media and newsletters, and will gain experience in banding and handling raptors.Compensation:Thirty dollar per workday living stipend ($150/week) and housing within biking distance of the office in a shared setting (single rooms; shared bath, kitchen, and common areas).Qualifications:Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essentialHigh energy level, interest in both science education and research, and strong work ethic requiredComputer skills and familiarity with social media platforms are helpfulMust be able to stay focused and upbeat in the face of sometimes-pervasive fogExperience in teaching, science communication, environmental education, avian biology, or bird identification preferred but not requiredField days are long and can be strenuous; applicants should be in good physical conditionA vehicle is strongly recommended for access to shopping and off-duty activitiesValid US driver’s license is required Completed applications must be received by February 21 to be considered.

Fall Raptor Migration Field Internship at Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 5:28pm
Employer: Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy Expires: 02/22/2018 Raptor Migration Field Interns (3 openings) needed (Full time, July 1 through December 31, 2018; with possibility to extend) to help conduct volunteer-powered raptor migration studies at the Golden Gate Raptor Observatory (GGRO), near San Francisco, CA. Three positions are available for enthusiastic, mature, self-motivated recent graduates or current graduating seniors in biological science or a related field.  Duties include: Daily work with volunteer teams to identify and count raptors, trap and band raptors, and tend captive lure bird colony. Other duties include data entry, operational and administrative support, and interaction with park visitors. Some outreach and teaching opportunities will be available. Compensation:Thirty dollar per workday living stipend ($150/week) and housing within biking distance of the office in a shared setting (single rooms; shared bath, kitchen, and common areas).Qualifications:Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essentialComputer skills are helpfulMust be able to stay focused and upbeat in the face of sometimes-pervasive fogField days are long and can be strenuous; applicants should be in good physical conditionExperience in identifying, handling, and banding birds is helpful but not requiredA vehicle is strongly recommended for access to shopping and off-duty activitiesValid US driver’s license is requiredCompleted applications must be received by February 21 to be considered.

Outreach Assistant Intern at Union of Concerned Scientists

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 4:23pm
Employer: Union of Concerned Scientists Expires: 02/26/2018 Outreach Assistant Intern 9 Month Paid Internship Center for Science and Democracy Union of Concerned Scientists Cambridge, MA     The Position The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) is an independent national nonprofit whose scientists and engineers work to solve some of our planet’s most pressing environmental and safety problems. UCS combines technical analysis and effective organizing and advocacy to create innovative, practical solutions for stemming the tide of global warming, sustainable food policy and agriculture, energy and transportation, fighting misinformation and reducing the threat of catastrophic nuclear war.   At the Center for Science and Democracy (The Center), we value contributions by everyone on the team. We work hard and have fun while contributing to making the world a better place. We are supporting scientists so they can speak up and use their experience and expertise so that the policies that keep us and our environment healthy are informed by evidence and the public as opposed to industry and special interests. Help us help scientists to be better prepared to contribute to policy, work with community partners, and to speak and act on their knowledge for the public good. Let’s stand up for science and push back against the anti-science, alternative facts movement.   Responsibilities The Outreach Assistant Intern will conduct the following activities in support of The Center’s development of a suite of resources, trainings, and action opportunities for scientists to engage in advocacy:   ·         Help develop promotional and other educational materials for engagement, including member communications to better identify and cultivate advocates ·         Assist with onboarding and support activities for Science and Democracy Fellows ·         Help implement action opportunities for members to deepen their engagement to defend science ·         Identify and help cultivate members to serve as connectors or leaders to ensure The Center’s organizing efforts and resources serve as an asset ·         Provide logistical support for and help facilitate webinars, meetings, and trainings, to recruit, cultivate, and educate members ·         Help develop the website and social media presence ·         Assist the team in collaborating with other UCS campaigns ·         Help maintain tracking and evaluation of effectiveness and impacts ·         Assist in identifying opportunities for promoting and collaborating with partners on resources and trainings ·         Work with our leadership, outreach, research, and legislative teams, and provide input in all areas of the Center’s work!   Qualifications and Experience ·         Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills ·         Effective communication and relationship building with diverse audiences ·         Experience in event planning, information management, and task organization ·         Knowledge of office and administrative support procedures ·         MS Word and Excel proficiency ·         Strong organizational skills ·         Willing to look at the work through a racial justice and equity lens   Little or no exertion; will require extended periods at a computer. Candidate will be required to travel occasionally to meetings (approximately 3-5 overnights).   At UCS, comparable training and/or experience can be substituted for degrees when appropriate.   UCS is an equal opportunity employer continually seeking to diversify its staff. In particular, we’re dedicated to broadening opportunities for individuals from demographic groups that are historically underrepresented in the sciences and in environmental advocacy. We’re also committed to building an inclusive workplace culture where talented people of widely diverse backgrounds can thrive. We've adopted this commitment because we believe the inclusion of culturally diverse perspectives will improve our work and produce better societal and environmental outcomes for all, including historically disenfranchised communities. We are actively seeking people who bring diverse backgrounds and perspectives to join us in this work. Compensation, Hours and Location: This is a full-time, 9-month, paid internship based in UCS’s Cambridge, MA office. For those who meet all position requirements, the salary is around $34,320. UCS offers excellent benefits and a rewarding work environment.

Digital Marketing Specialist at Union of Concerned Scientists

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 4:05pm
Employer: Union of Concerned Scientists Expires: 02/26/2018 Digital Marketing Specialist Communications Department Union of Concerned Scientists Cambridge, MA (preferred) or Washington, DC Office     The Position The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) is an independent national nonprofit whose scientists and engineers work to solve some of our planet’s most pressing environmental and safety problems. UCS combines technical analysis and effective organizing and advocacy to create innovative, practical solutions for stemming the tide of global warming, sustainable food policy and agriculture, energy and transportation, fighting misinformation, and reducing the threat of catastrophic nuclear war.   Science is too often sidelined from important public decisionmaking by people with something to gain…here’s your chance to push back. UCS is looking for a creative digital marketer to help create the advertising campaigns and grassroots messaging needed to inspire people to take action to defend science, help stop global warming, and protect the planet.   Responsibilities This integral member of the UCS digital engagement team will be overall responsible for managing the organization’s digital marketing, online activist recruitment, and SMS programs to best maximize visibility for UCS and our issues, engage supporters in our campaigns, and contribute to campaign impact. In addition, the Digital Marketing Specialist will assist in ensuring the effectiveness of our email advocacy strategy by working with campaign staff to edit outgoing action alerts and email content, ensuring organizational messaging consistency and maximizing supporter engagement. ·         Work with program and communications staff to conceptualize digital marketing efforts to raise the visibility of our campaigns, outreach efforts, reports, and experts and engage supporters in our work. ·         Work with development and outside consultants collaboratively to conceptualize, review, and monitor Google AdWords, search, remarketing, social media, and donor recruitment digital advertising. ·         Work with program, communications, and development staff to conceptualize and implement SMS campaigns that will engage our supporters and contribute to campaign impact. ·         Ensure proper tracking of all needed metrics for evaluating the results of our digital marketing efforts. ·         Work with Data Analyst to run reports on our digital marketing program and SMS/text program to evaluate efforts and make strategic recommendations for future efforts. ·         Edit action alerts, ensuring all messages are engaging and optimized for conversion. ·         Review online forms to ensure they are optimized for conversion, trackable, and recording data properly in the online CRM. ·         Manage UCS organizational email list health to ensure high deliverability rates on messages. ·         Develop and execute annual plans to recruit new activists and email subscribers for the organization. ·         Work closely with Director of Engagement and Online Engagement Manager to coordinate messaging and outreach across communications channels. ·         Keep abreast of vendor updates to online tools and best practices in online marketing and assist in updating user manuals and tips sheets for UCS staff.   Qualifications and Experience Must have a proven track record of developing and implementing effective online advocacy and marketing campaigns. Position requires excellent copywriting and editing skills for advocacy, email, and digital marketing messages. Proven ability to analyze metrics and make strategic decisions based on results. Outstanding attention to detail, creativity, and ability to work well in a team environment and independently is essential. Capacity to manage multiple projects and deadlines with ease. Professional web experience, knowledge of HTML, and solid experience working in a content management and constituent relationship management system is required. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is required.   Position requires a minimum of three to five years of comparable-level experience including five years of experience in online activism and digital marketing. Proven ability to engage online constituents and grow online supporter lists.   May spend extended periods at a computer terminal.  Some minimal overnight travel may be required per year.   At UCS, comparable training and/or experience can be substituted for degrees when appropriate.   UCS is an equal opportunity employer continually seeking to diversify its staff. In particular, we’re dedicated to broadening opportunities for individuals from demographic groups that are historically underrepresented in the sciences and in environmental advocacy. We’re also committed to building an inclusive workplace culture where talented people of widely diverse backgrounds can thrive.  We've adopted this commitment because we believe the inclusion of culturally diverse perspectives will improve our work and produce better societal and environmental outcomes for all, including historically disenfranchised communities. We are actively seeking people who bring diverse backgrounds and perspectives to join us in this work.   Compensation, Hours and Location: This is a full-time position based in UCS’s Cambridge, MA (preferred) or Washington, DC office. For those who meet all position requirements, the salary is around $52,500. UCS offers excellent benefits and a rewarding work environment.

Serology Medical Laboratory Technologist at North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health/Office of the Chief Medical Examiner

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 2:22pm
Employer: North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health/Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Expires: 02/22/2018 How to apply: Please do not delete or edit this text. You must apply at GovernmentJobs.com to be considered for this position per state law. Handshake applications do not count as valid job applications and Handshake is for advertisement purposes only. You must apply at the specific URL provided. Application link is: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/northcarolina/jobs/1970685/medical-laboratory-technologist-i-...  Job Description This position serves as a technologist in a clinical laboratory that performs routine and reference testing of serum and other bodily fluids for the detection of antibodies and antigens to various infectious diseases. Evaluation of specimens for these infectious agents involves the utilization of a variety of highly technical automated and semi-automated procedures with strict demands for quality assurance.       The incumbent in this position will:Perform exceptionally sophisticated, complex laboratory procedures for the detection of various infectious diseases, including HIV, rubella, and various hepatitis viruses. Procedures include a variety of highly technical automated, semi-automated and manual procedures. Types of tests performed include enzyme immunoassay (EIA) and chemiluminescent immunoassays (CMIA).Share responsibility with coworkers for quality assurance and management of the EIA/CMIA methodologies for detection of HIV, rubella, and hepatitis.Interpret data and report test results and interpretations accurately and in a timely manner.Participate in external proficiency programs such as the College of American Pathologists as well as employee competency assessment as mandated by CLIA 1988 through observation or review of work, assessment of problem-solving skills, or internal/external test challenge.Participate in continuing education, laboratory committees, inventory control, and other duties as deemed necessary by management. Degrees wanted: Bachelor's degree and/or above in the fields of medical technology, clinical laboratory science, microbiology, biological science, or chemistry. Degrees outside of these fields will not be considered due to federal regulations (candidates must meet CLIA '88 requirements for testing personnel in a high complexity laboratory). No engineering or social science majors, please!

Professor of Physics at Valencia College

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 12:22pm
Employer: Valencia College Expires: 02/22/2018 Valencia College is seeking a Professor of Physics to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018. We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world. If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position. For Professor of Physics position, please apply directly at: https://valenciacollege.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=5354&source=handshake  Degree Requirement: Master's degree or higher conferred from a regionally accredited institution with a major in Physics OR 18 graduate semester hours in Physics + a Master’s Degree by the official start date, August 2018. Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule: http://valenciacollege.edu/HR/documents/Valencia-College-Salary-Schedule-for-Fiscal-Year-2017-18.pdf Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.Location: Orlando, FL 32825 - East Campus  Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal. As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.Closing date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00pm ESTFor consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees: Cover letter and resumeCompleted on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensationLearning-centered statementUnofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview. It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service such as World Education Services. Letters of reference10-month, Tenure-TrackTen-month, tenure-track professors are, in addition to teaching in discipline, responsible for curriculum development, selection of discipline resources, assists in the development and evaluation of faculty and participates in college governance activities. As a 10-month, tenure track faculty member, you will be on a continuing contract to teach 5 courses, maintain 10 office hours, and 10 college service hours that may include, but not limited to serving on committees and work teams, research and special projects. Valencia’s tenure-track professors must successfully complete a five-year tenure earning process for continued employmentEOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

Professor of Speech at Valencia College

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 12:15pm
Employer: Valencia College Expires: 02/22/2018 Valencia College is seeking Professors of Speech to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018.We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world. If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position. For Professor of Speech position, please apply directly at: https://valenciacollege.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=5330&source=handshake  Degree Requirement: Master's degree or higher conferred from a regionally accredited institution with a major in speech, oratory, communication or interpersonal communication OR a Master's degree + 18 graduate semester hours in speech, oratory, communication, speech-related theater courses, or speech-related Mass Communication courses by the official start date, August 2018.Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule: http://valenciacollege.edu/HR/documents/Valencia-College-Salary-Schedule-for-Fiscal-Year-2017-18.pdf Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.Location: Poinciana, FL 34746 – Poinciana Campus (1) ·Orlando, FL 32802 - Downtown Campus (1) Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal. As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.Closing date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00pm ESTFor consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees: ·Cover letter and resume·Completed on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensation·Learning-centered statement·Unofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview.  It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service.·Letters of reference 10-month, Tenure-Track Appointed 10-month, tenure-track professors are, in addition to teaching in discipline, responsible for curriculum development, selection of discipline resources, assists in the development and evaluation of faculty and participates in college governance activities. As a 10-month, tenure track faculty member, you will be on a continuing contract to teach 5 courses, maintain 10 office hours, and 10 college service hours that may include, but not limited to serving on committees and work teams, research and special projects.Valencia’s tenure-track professors must successfully complete a five-year tenure earning process for continued employment.  EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

Professor of Graphic Design at Valencia College

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 11:56am
Employer: Valencia College Expires: 02/22/2018 Valencia College is seeking a Professor of Graphic Design to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018.We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world. If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position. For Professor of Graphic Design position, please apply directly at: https://valenciacollege.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=5375&source=handshake  Degree Requirement: Bachelor’s degree conferred from a regionally accredited institution in computer graphics, graphic design, visual communication, studio art, interactive design, web design, or other related graphic arts field, OR an Associate’s degree and demonstrated competencies in the teaching discipline by the official start date, August 2018. Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule: http://valenciacollege.edu/HR/documents/Valencia-College-Salary-Schedule-for-Fiscal-Year-2017-18.pdf Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.Location: Kissimmee, FL 34744 – Osceola Campus (1)Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal. As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.Closing date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00pm ESTFor consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees: ·         Cover letter and resume·         Completed on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensation·         Learning-centered statement·         Unofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview. It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service such as World Education Services. ·         Letters of reference EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled  10-month, Tenure-TrackTen-month, tenure-track professors are, in addition to teaching in discipline, responsible for curriculum development, selection of discipline resources, assists in the development and evaluation of faculty and participates in college governance activities. As a 10-month, tenure track faculty member, you will be on a continuing contract to teach 5 courses, maintain 10 office hours, and 10 college service hours that may include, but not limited to serving on committees and work teams, research and special projects. Valencia’s tenure-track professors must successfully complete a five-year tenure earning process for continued employment

Professor of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) at Valencia College

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 11:51am
Employer: Valencia College Expires: 02/22/2018 Valencia College is seeking Professors of English for Academic Purposes(EAP) to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time, annual and tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018.We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world. If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position. For Professor of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) position, please apply directly at: https://valenciacollege.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=5328&source=handshake  Degree Requirement:   Master's degree or higher conferred from a regionally accredited institution in TESOL, English, or Applied Linguistics by the official start date, August 2018Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule: http://valenciacollege.edu/HR/documents/Valencia-College-Salary-Schedule-for-Fiscal-Year-2017-18.pdf Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.Location: Orlando, FL 32811 - West Campus (1) 8-month Annual Appointment    Kissimmee, FL 34744 - Osceola Campus (1) 10-month Tenure Track Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal. As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.Closing date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00pm ESTFor consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees: •     Cover letter and resume•     Completed on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensation•     Learning-centered statement•     Unofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview. It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service such as World Education Services. •     Letters of reference 8-month, Annually AppointedAs an 8-month, annually appointed faculty member, you will be primarily responsible for teaching in discipline, planning, organizing and providing feedback to promote and direct student learning. This position is appointed each year and contracted to teach six courses, maintain 12 office hours and, in addition, works with the dean to identify and then contribute five hours of service in areas that support student learning and engagement. 10-month, Tenure-Track Appointed 10-month, tenure-track professors are, in addition to teaching in discipline, responsible for curriculum development, selection of discipline resources, assists in the development and evaluation of faculty and participates in college governance activities. As a 10-month, tenure track faculty member, you will be on a continuing contract to teach 5 courses, maintain 10 office hours, and 10 college service hours that may include, but not limited to serving on committees and work teams, research and special projects. Valencia’s tenure-track professors must successfully complete a five-year tenure earning process for continued employment. EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled 

Professor of English at Valencia College

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 11:44am
Employer: Valencia College Expires: 02/22/2018 Valencia College is seeking Professors of English to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time, annual and tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018.We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world. If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position. For Professor of English position, please apply directly at:  https://valenciacollege.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=5321&source=handshake  Degree Requirement: Master's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution with a major in English, literature, writing, linguistics, applied linguistics or MFA in Writing or Creative Writing OR a Master’s degree in another field with 18 graduate semester hours in English, literature, writing, linguistics or applied linguistics by August 2018. Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule: http://valenciacollege.edu/HR/documents/Valencia-College-Salary-Schedule-for-Fiscal-Year-2017-18.pdf     Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.Location:Poinciana, FL 34746 – (1AA)Kissimmee, FL 34744 – (1AA) (2TT)Winter Park, FL 32792 - (1TT)  Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal. As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.Closing date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00pm ESTFor consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees: Cover letter and resumeCover letter and resumeCompleted on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensationLearning-centered statementUnofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview.  It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service.Letters of reference 8-month, Annually AppointedAs an 8-month, annually appointed faculty member, you will be primarily responsible for teaching in discipline, planning, organizing and providing feedback to promote and direct student learning. This position is appointed each year and contracted to teach six courses, maintain 12 office hours and, in addition, works with the dean to identify and then contribute five hours of service in areas that support student learning and engagement.10-month, Tenure-Track Appointed 10-month, tenure-track professors are, in addition to teaching in discipline, responsible for curriculum development, selection of discipline resources, assists in the development and evaluation of faculty and participates in college governance activities. As a 10-month, tenure track faculty member, you will be on a continuing contract to teach 5 courses, maintain 10 office hours, and 10 college service hours that may include, but not limited to serving on committees and work teams, research and special projects.Valencia’s tenure-track professors must successfully complete a five-year tenure earning process for continued employment.  EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

Professor of Economics at Valencia College

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 11:36am
Employer: Valencia College Expires: 02/22/2018 Valencia College is seeking Professors of Economics to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018. We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world. If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position. For Professor of Economics position, please apply directly at: https://valenciacollege.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=5327&source=handshake Degree Requirement: Master's degree or higher conferred from a regionally accredited institution in Economics OR 18 graduate semester hours in Economics + a Master's degree by the official start date, August 2018Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule:  http://valenciacollege.edu/HR/documents/Valencia-College-Salary-Schedule-for-Fiscal-Year-2017-18.pdf Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.Location: Orlando, FL 32832 - Lake Nona Campus*Please note: This position will teach at the Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses, averaging 2 days a week per campus.Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal. As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.Closing date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00pm EST For consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees: Cover letter and resume.Completed on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensationLearning-centered statement.Unofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview.  It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service.Letters of reference.   10-month, Tenure-Track Appointed 10-month, tenure-track professors are, in addition to teaching in discipline, responsible for curriculum development, selection of discipline resources, assists in the development and evaluation of faculty and participates in college governance activities. As a 10-month, tenure track faculty member, you will be on a continuing contract to teach 5 courses, maintain 10 office hours, and 10 college service hours that may include, but not limited to serving on committees and work teams, research and special projects.Valencia’s tenure-track professors must successfully complete a five-year tenure earning process for continued employment.  EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled 

Professor, Computer Programming & Analysis at Valencia College

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 11:30am
Employer: Valencia College Expires: 02/22/2018 Valencia College is seeking a Professor of Computer Programming & Analysis to join our dedicated, passionate faculty team as a full-time tenure-track appointment beginning fall 2018.We’re not just any college. And you‘re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world. If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position. For Professor, Computer Programming & Analysis position, please apply directly at: https://valenciacollege.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=5353&source=handshake  Degree Requirement:  Master's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution in computer science, computer technology, computer programming, computer information systems, computer-based information systems (e.g., management, decision), software engineering, computer engineering or information technology OR 18 graduate semester hours in computer science, computer technology, computer programming, computer information systems, computer-based information systems (e.g., management, decision), software engineering, computer engineering or information technology by the official start date, August 2018. To view the complete job description for the tenure track appointment role, CLICK HERE Salary: Full Time Faculty positions are compensated based on the Full Time Faculty Salary Schedule: http://valenciacollege.edu/HR/documents/Valencia-College-Salary-Schedule-for-Fiscal-Year-2017-18.pdf  Work Hours: Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes. Location: Orlando, FL 32811 - West Campus (1)Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal. As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work. Closing date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00pm ESTFor consideration, the following is required for all applicants including current Valencia employees: Cover letter and resumeCompleted on-line employment application Include all applicable experience related to the position as it could affect compensationLearning-centered statementUnofficial transcripts (degree must be conferred by the time of hire). Be prepared to bring sealed official transcripts if selected for an interview. It is the applicant's responsibility to have any foreign transcripts evaluated prior to submission through an authorized evaluation service such as World Education Services. Letters of reference10-month, Tenure-TrackTen-month, tenure-track professors are, in addition to teaching in discipline, responsible for curriculum development, selection of discipline resources, assists in the development and evaluation of faculty and participates in college governance activities. As a 10-month, tenure track faculty member, you will be on a continuing contract to teach 5 courses, maintain 10 office hours, and 10 college service hours that may include, but not limited to serving on committees and work teams, research and special projects. Valencia’s tenure-track professors must successfully complete a five-year tenure earning process for continued employment EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

Summer 2018: Frontier Social Entrepreneur Fellowship at Archimedes Project

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 2:05am
Employer: Archimedes Project Expires: 02/24/2018 Are you interested in leading positive social change in a country that you are connected to? Join the Archimedes Project as a Summer 2018 Frontier Social Entrepreneur and examine the water or sanitation market in-country for 12-weeks.Fellows examine the water and sanitation market, needs and customer attitudes, build local partnerships and may even begin micro-testing business ideas. At the end of this period, the fellows present their findings to the Archimedes Project. Based on demonstrated aptitude during this Fellowship period, Fellows may be selected as an Archimedes Project co-founder. We would then work together to design and launch an enterprise to increase access to clean water or sanitation.The fellow may receive a stipend of $2,500-5,000 towards flight and room and board in-country.Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and those received by February 9 will receive priority.Fellow CriteriaFellows must be deeply connected to an Archimedes Project target country and be able to live there and serve as a fellow full-time during the fellowship period. They must be available 5-10 hours for the 4-8 weeks prior to their fellowship. They must meet the Archimedes Project entrepreneur criteria and be interested in co-founding a clean water or sanitation social enterprise with the Archimedes Project. Who Should Apply?Anyone who has a deep commitment to improving the wellbeing of a country and believes that clean water and sanitation are key to that. We are looking for leaders who will with us to design, develop and launch the next generation of clean water enterprise. Enterprises that provide sustainable access while creating jobs. Key characteristics: A strong entrepreneurial spirit, creative intelligence, leadership and resilience. Please emphasize why you will be equipped to research the market in that particular county. Priority CountriesBangladeshBoliviaBurkina FasoCameroonChadCôte d'IvoireEthiopiaGhanaHaitiHondurasIndonesiaKenyaLiberiaMadagascarMalawiMozambiqueMyanmarNepalRwandaSenegalSouth AfricaTanzaniaTogoUgandaZambiaIf you are interested in working in a non-listed country, please be sure to indicate the country and why.

Community Outreach Intern at City of Asheville

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 4:55pm
Employer: City of Asheville Expires: 02/27/2018 Job SummaryThe Community Outreach Intern with Asheville Parks and Recreation will mainly provide program opportunities for youth and families of low-income status. This will include programming in public housing, recreation centers or other areas to ensure that programs are being offered equitably. Intern will be paid a stipend total of $2500 (will be split into monthly payments).This internship position will NOT be eligible for benefits, paid leave time (vacation, sick, holiday) nor participation in the retirement system.The length of internship is 10 weeks, 40 hour/week (which may include weekend and nights), resulting in 400 total working hours. The start date will be June 4th, 2018 and end August 10th, 2018. Essential Duties & ResponsibilitiesInterns will be responsible for setting up areas for programming to give youth and families easy access to recreation programs.She/he will also be responsible for developing and implementing programs for youth 5 to 16 years old in these areas.This position will also work with current programs offered through Asheville Parks and Recreation to provide enrichment activities and supplemental programming.Required Education & ExperienceAll candidates must:Be currently enrolled in a four-year college or university in Parks and Recreation Management, Leisure Services or a related field.Meet all necessary requirements with respective college or university to be eligible.Have excellent written and oral communication skills.Hold a valid driver's license.Complete a probation period of the first two initial weeks of the internship will be instituted. During that time period, the Recreation Supervisor reserves the right to dismiss an intern if it is determined the intern is not adequately prepared to perform the functions required of the internship.Internship Requirements Eligible candidates shall have taken university coursework related to the internship opportunity. Each eligible candidate shall complete an Asheville Parks and Recreation internship application. Each eligible candidate shall include a current transcript of university coursework. Selected candidates shall meet department standards for drug screening, background check, and driving record review, as required by a particular position, as well as be eligible to work in the United States (if applicable).All applicants must have a CPR/First Aid Certification by the first day of camp on 6/11/18.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Working ConditionsGeneral knowledge of the methods and practices of recreation programs including knowledge of community programming and behavior management skills.The ability to plan, research and lead recreation activities.Ability to plan activities indoors or outdoors as well as the ability to plan age-appropriate activities for inclusive recreation.Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, program participants and the general public.Ability to enforce rules and regulations and maintain program standards.Ability to prepare and maintain records.

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