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Career Services Specialist
Job Locations US-TX-Denison
Type Regular Full-Time
Student Support Services
Welcome to Grayson College. Grayson College is in the heart of Grayson County and provides a vital link for higher education. GC offers small classes for personalized instruction, affordable tuition, caring, professional faculty, and the convenience of day, evening or online classes. The college serves approximately 5,000 students annually. Grayson's reputation is highly respected by surrounding universities and industries as an excellent source of quality graduates who bring specialized, skilled and much-needed talents to the workplace.
Career Services Specialist : coach and liaison, who functions primarily to assist students in linking academic, personal and professional goals to the workforce, specifically related to the STEM and Industrial Technologies Pathways. The Career Services Specialist will act as a liaison to key employment partners, services and resources. This position assists students with job placement services and job search resources and strategies, providing guidance to students individually or in group settings regarding career decisions, degree plans, and university transfer opportunities.
The salary range for this position is $47,292.36 to $70,938.54 per year.Responsibilities
This job description is not a complete statement of all duties and responsibilities comprising the position.Qualifications
Two years years of similar or related experience.
Preferred: Four years of experience in a career center or student development/affairs setting which involved academic and career counseling, and demonstrated knowledge of career planning.
A Master's degree or a specialized certification program taking one year or more of coursework beyond a Bachelor's degree.
A significant level of trust and diplomacy is required, in addition to normal courtesy and tact. Work involves extensive personal contact with others and/or can be of a personal or sensitive nature. Work may involve motivating or influencing others. Outside contacts become important and fostering sound relationships with other entities (companies and/or individuals) becomes necessary and often requires the ability to influence and/or sell ideas or services to others.
Ability to use a computer and learn new software or applications to complete daily work; Ability to establish rapport and develop relationships; Strong oral and written communication skills, including the ability to make public presentations; Ability to work independently to complete projects and meet objectives.
The work is typically sedentary. However, there may be some walking, standing, bending, carrying of light items, driving an automobile, etc. No special physical demands are required to do the work.
Regular exposure to favorable conditions such as those found in a typical office.
Please submit unofficial transcripts or e-copies for each institution of higher education attended with your application (If selected, official transcripts from each degree-granting institution will be required upon date of hire). Be sure to include three professional references with your application. This position is considered a security sensitive position and will require a criminal background check.
GRAYSON COLLEGE IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY INSTITUTION PROVIDING EDUCATIONAL AND EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES ON THE BASIS OF MERIT AND WITHOUT DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, RELIGION, GENDER, AGE, DISABILITY, OR ANY OTHER BASIS PROHIBITED BY LAW.
The employer actively supports the Americans with Disabilities Act and will consider reasonable accommodations. For more information, please contact the human resources office at 903-463-8770 or [email protected].
May 27, 2023
June 11, 2023