Career Services Coordinator, Stratford University

Stratford is not just your next job — it is a career where employees find their true calling and feel tremendous joy in making a difference in the lives of others. Every employee is empowered and encouraged to contribute innovative ideas to enhance the student experience and learning outcomes. This is made evident by our motto, Changing lives, one student at a time.”  

 Overview:  Identify the true potential of our students and graduates, inspiring them to achieve academic excellence in pursuit of their dream job!  You excite students to be the best they can be. You will maintain a qualified talent pipeline for those who employ our students and graduates. If this inspires you, Stratford is the place where you can achieve your mission and calling!

Functions:

  • Maintain active communications with students on an on-going basis
  • Take students on a journey of self-discovery of hidden abilities and capabilities
  • Provide group and individual career coaching sessions, classroom and workshop presentations
  • Bolster written and verbal communication skills to differentiate them from the pack
  • Inspire and introduce innovation in job search methods, skills and interview preparation
  • Participate in productive and lasting relationships with employers in the community
  • Maintain a continuous pipeline of highly qualified and extraordinary graduates for hire

Skills:

  • Sensitivity to the needs of students to help them successfully select and transition into their desired career field
  • High energy, outgoing personality and professional attitude, strong sense of empathy
  • Ability to demonstrate self-direction and motivation while making work fun and enjoyable
  • Ability to inspire students to reach for the stars, and provide them with the tools to succeed
  • Strong writing, proof reading, and editing skills, particularly in resume and cover letter formats

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher will give you an advantage
  • Entry level, 0-2 years of experience
  • Experience in higher education is a plus

Please apply online at www.stratford.edu and submit your resume to Peter Bartell at pbartell@stratford.edu.

Building Automation Systems (BAS) Control Technician Senior – 0406846, JMU

Building Automation Systems (BAS) Control Technician Senior – 0406846 

The Facilities Management Department at James Madison University is seeking a BAS Control Technician Senior. Shift is Monday – Friday, daylight hours, with rotating on-call responsibilities. JMU is recognized as one of the top public universities in the country, highlighting social responsibility, civic service, academic achievements and a community culture. JMU offers a stunning campus, outstanding athletic programs/rankings and continuous marked growth. Total compensation includes a comprehensive benefits package. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background investigation.

The BAS Control Technician Senior will ensure Building Automation Systems are operating reliably by installing, calibrating and maintaining technical, electronic and pneumatic control systems. The BAS Control Technician Senior will also obtain data from Building Automation Systems (e.g. Siemens, Automated Logic, Johnson controls) programs in order to analyze and diagnose problems associated with numerous types of HVAC systems and building environment controls and will work closely with mechanical trades shops to coordinate repair of equipment. The successful candidate will install Building Automation Systems hardware, associated wiring and control devices to acquire associated data with heating, cooling, ventilating and humidity systems to manage environments in a broad range of building sizes and designs.

Qualifications include either strong computer skills to include experience with remote desktop and basic networking or working knowledge of HVAC equipment. Preferred qualifications include strong working knowledge of BAS software and related computer components, electronic control experience and minimal pneumatic experience. Candidates must be at least 19 years old and have a valid driver’s license, and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

To apply go to JobLink.jmu.edu and reference posting number 0406846. Salary range is $50,000 – $52,429.

James Madison University is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive work and educational community that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status. Anyone having questions concerning discrimination should contact the Office for Equal Opportunity: (540) 568-6991.

Farm Animal Caretaker/Farm Manager, White Oak Lavender Farm

Seeking Farm Animal Caretaker/Farm Manager

We are an agritourism venue, White Oak Lavender Farm, with animals, plants and customers.  We are looking for a part time person OR someone who can give our farm animals their primary care 5 days/week and do general farm maintenance including mowing, etc.  Additional duties include supervision of others.  We serve families so we expect professional appearance.  Equine & small farm animal experience is required.  Customer service skills are required  and customer service background is helpful.  Expect to work weekends and holidays in the summer.  Knowledge and use of farm equipment is desirable.  This is a full time salaried position OR a part time hourly position.  The salary will be determined based on education and experience.  Please submit your resume to Rebecca Haushalter, animalcaretaker15@gmail.com .

Part-time LVT or Technician Student, AAHA Charlottesville

Our AAHA accredited practice located 20 minutes from Charlottesville in beautiful Crozet, Virginia is looking for a part-time LVT or technician student to join our team. We focus on providing compassionate care by our knowledgeable team in a facility that utilizes state of the art technology.

Our practice provides our clients and patients digital radiology, dental radiology, ultrasonography, laser treatment, surgery, in house laboratory, and many other services. The selected candidate will become part of a compassionate team dedicated to fulfilling the needs of our clients and patients by providing quality pet health service through a responsive and professional team, with emphasis on individual attention.

The ideal LVT candidate must be proficient in technical skills such as monitoring general anesthesia, dentistry, IV catheters, administering medications, radiology, drawing blood, lab work and patient monitoring are required; technician students will have the opportunity to enhance their learning/skills while working alongside an experienced veterinary technician. Ideal candidates will have strong work ethic, good communication skills, be proficient in client education and enjoy being part of a team. If you would like more information about our practice, please visit our webpage at www.crozetvet.com. Applicants should email their cover letter and resume to crovet@aol.com.

 

Licensed Veterinary Technician, Homeside Mobile Veterinary Services, PLLC

Homeside Mobile Veterinary Services, PLLC

Are you a Licensed Veterinary Technician that is passionate about the patients you provided care for? We are looking to hire a licensed Veterinary Technician for a new small animal mobile veterinary practice that will serve the Virginia Beach, VA area. It is a new practice, planning to open on October 15th.

Homeside Mobile Veterinary Services is a patient centric practice that offers quality, compassionate medical and surgical care for their patients at their home supported by a custom built vehicle. The position offers competitive compensation and benefits.

If interested, please send resume and references along with any questions regarding this position to Vet@homesidevet.com

Marketing/Social Media Internship, Harrisonburg Oral Surgery

Harrisonburg Oral Surgery is seeking a part-time intern to maintain and expand our social media marketing program using our website, Facebook, twitter and improving our presence on all search engines. This internship will also include marketing to our referral network and to the public. The intern will work closely with our existing marketing and web promotion team. The internship can be structured to meet the needs and schedule of the student. The individual chosen for this position will demonstrate a functional knowledge of social media, excellence in communication and organization with an outgoing personality and great people skills. Respond to Pam Miller, klamutmgr@aol.com.

Business Development Manager, USM Business Systems

USM Business Systems is looking for a Business Development Manager! The Business Development Manager is responsible for the sales and marketing, both short and long range, targeting toward existing and new markets! The job duties will include but are not limited to:

If you are interested looking new job opportunities please send your updated resume with contact details to  Hemanth Kumar, hemanthb@usmsystems.com.

We are currently seeking motivated Business Development Managers to establish relationships in the IT realm and sell staffing services with Fortune 500 companies.

Position Type: Full Time, Permanent

Compensation: Not Specified

No. of Positions: Multiple

Location: Chantilly, VA

Duties:

  • Should be Efficient in identifying, evaluating and managing new business opportunities at both new and existing clients.
  • Expertise with establishing new service agreements with Fortune 500 companies.
  • Penetrate target accounts and gain access to appropriate decision-makers through Telesales activities.
  • Qualified candidate will be doing direct sales in the IT staffing industry including prospecting, cold calling, generating leads and client presentations within a professional business to business sales organization.
  • Relationship building with decision makers to gather the necessary job requisitions to place qualified consultants.
  • Develop and execute Monthly sales strategies and proposals with marketing strategy plan & ability to lead the strategy for lead generation and other sales and marketing campaigns.
  • Also work with our team of recruiters and employ techniques to improve the process of finding the right candidates for specific IT requirements.

Environmental Division Intern, Rockingham County

Rockingham County is seeking students to intern in the Environmental Division of Rockingham County’s Department of Community Development.

Students interested in the areas of environmental policy, environmental engineering, local government, and hydrology would be most suited to this position. Please note, this internship is unpaid, however the internship must be set up to count towards academic credit depending on your academic program/department.

This internship will enable the intern to become familiar with how environmental policy and regulations are applied at the local government level as well as gain experience working with local municipality permitting software. This internship will also provide insight into how environmental topics learned in class apply to local municipalities, especially those topics related to hydrology and soil conservation.

Requirements:

  • Classroom experience/interest in environmental policy, environmental engineering, local government, and hydrology or other related fields. 
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel
  • Able to commit 10-20 hours per week sometime between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

Interested students should submit a cover letter and resume to lperry@rockinghamcountyva.gov.

 

DARS Career Opportunities

Job Title:                  VR Counselor

Location:                 Manassas

Position #:               00943

Closing Date:          8/4/2015

Quicklink:                 http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/18702

 

Job Title:                   Employment Services Specialist Sr.

Location:                  Hampton

Position #:                00262

Closing Date:           8/10/2015

Quicklink:                 http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/19167

 

Job Title:                    Registered Nurse / Evening Shift

Location:                   Fishersville

Position #:                 W0343

Closing Date:            Open Until Filled

Quicklink:                  http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/11998

 

Job Title:                    Part-time Driving Instructor

Location:                   Fishersville

Position #:                 H0104

Closing Date:            Open Until Filled

Quicklink:                  http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/12638

 

Job Title:                   VR Counselor

Location:                   Fishersville

Position #:                W0481

Closing Date:           Open Until Filled

Quicklink:                  http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/18534

 

Job Title:                   Occupational Therapy Staff Therapist

Location:                  Fishersville

Position #:                W0328

Closing Date:           Open Until Filled

Quicklink:                  http://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/11308

 

 

 

Career Opportunities, VDBVI

Agency:                      Virginia Board for People with Disabilities

Job Title:                    Director of Planning, Research, and Evaluation

Location:                    Richmond

Position #:                  00014

Closing Date:            08/07/2015

Quicklink:                   https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/18016

Agency:                      Virginia Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired Blind

Job Title:                    Education Coordinator

Location:                    Roanoke

Position #:                  00144

Closing Date:            Open Until Filled

Quicklink:                   https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/12184

Agency:                      Virginia Rehabilitation Center for the Blind and Vision Impaired Blind

Job Title:                    Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Location:                    Henrico

Position #:                  00021

Closing Date:            Open Until Filled

Quicklink:                   https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/18032