Manager, Career and Transfer Center
Company: Oakton Community College
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: March 16, 2023
Career and Transfer Center
Des Plaines, IL
Jul 25, 2022
Open Until Filled
Full Time Staff
About Oakton College :
For 50 years, Oakton College has been the setting where thousands begin or continue their college or career studies. Educating people of all ages, from all walks of life and from more than 40 nations, Oakton focuses on improving the quality of life for everyone who enters its doors.
Hybrid Work Schedules
Paid Winter Break
FRIDAYS OFF during the Summer
Basic Function and Responsibility:
Under administrative supervision of the Dean of Student Success, the manager provides vision and strategic direction for a comprehensive center that connects new students to major and career exploration; offers career and professional development through job search coaching, student employment, and internship opportunities; and provides intentional transfer advising and support programs. Specifically, increase awareness of and develop appropriate assessment tools to measure student engagement, learning outcomes, and student success. The manager will work collaboratively with college stakeholders, transfer institutions, local businesses, and employers to develop, maintain, and evaluate programs and services in support of transfer and career planning, preparedness, and placement for students transitioning through and out of the College.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:
Qualifications and Working Conditions:
Light lifting up to 10 lbs and light carrying up to 10 lbs. Ability to reach above shoulder. Periods of time spent sitting, standing, walking, kneeling, bending and stooping. Mobility to move from building to building on-campus and to visit off-campus entities. Work is performed in a general office environment and sedentary in nature. Little or no exposure to adverse working
Administrative supervision is received from the Dean of Student Success.
General supervision is exercised over professional staff, student employees, and/or interns.
HOURS: Monday - Friday - 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
Based on the needs of the college and with Administrator approval, some positions at the college may have hybrid schedule options available after working 30 days.
For further details, visit our website at www.oakton.edu and select the Employment link to view Employment Opportunities.
Please be sure to have a current resume, cover letter, and list of, at least, three (3) professional references with contact information prepared to submit with your application.
Oakton College is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution, committed to employing competent, qualified individuals. Oakton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, age, marital status, military status, socioeconomic status, sex or gender, gender identity, or sexual orientation in admission to and participation in its educational programs, college activities and services, or in its employment practices.
Posted positions may be removed from the Oakton website without notice when it is determined that no additional applicants are required.
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