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Planning and Operations VT Student Pool

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title: Planning and Operations VT Student Pool
Role Title: Trades Technician I
Posting Number: SW0170989
About Virginia Tech:

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.

Position Summary:

These positions are only available to Virginia Tech Students.

Virginia Tech’s Housing and Residence Life (HRL) is a large organization which operates 47 on-campus residence halls housing approximately 9,300 residents. The Planning and Operations department has maintenance and housekeeping employees to specifically support such a dynamic environment.

Planning and Operations Student Workers will provide maintenance and housekeeping assistance to ensure a clean, safe, and sanitary environment. Workers may provide additional customer service support to the department, as needed. Documentation and tracking within the Work Order System may be required.

Required Qualifications:

Ability to interact effectively with various levels of users and occupants of buildings and facilities. Demonstrated ability to work independently with little supervision and to operate within a team based environment. Excellent customer service skills a must.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience in customer service environment

Employment Conditions: Alternate work schedule - If other than M-F, 8-5 please describe below
Must have a conviction check: Yes
Describe Other:

Primary shifts are M-F 3 pm to 10 pm

Employment Comments:

Flexible work schedules available

How to Apply for this Job:

For a complete listing of position qualifications, and to apply, please visit www.jobs.vt.edu.

Employee Category: Student Wage
Appointment Type: Temp, non-salaried wage
If restricted or temporary, enter end date:
FLSA Status: Non-exempt: Eligible for overtime
Academic Year or Calendar Year: Standard Academic Year
Percent Employment: Part-time
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Pay Band: 1
Pay Range: $9.50/hour
Department: Planning and Operations
Work Location: Blacksburg
Location, if not Blacksburg:
Location Zip Code: 24061
Work Schedule: Flexible. Varied, as business needs require.
Posting Date: 12/19/2017
Review Begin Date: 01/03/2018
Job Close Date:
Restricted to university employees only?
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement:

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.

For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Access at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.

Quick Link: http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/82649

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a currently enrolled Virginia Tech student with at least 6 credit hours?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you first learn about this job opening?
    • Chronicle of Higher Education - online
    • Chronicle of Higher Education - print
    • Higher Ed Jobs (www.higheredjobs.com)
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium - HERC (www.hercjobs.org)
    • Diverse Jobs (www.diversejobs.net)
    • Insight Into Diversity (www.careers.insightintodiversity.com)
    • Indeed (www.indeed.com)
    • Roanoke Times Online (www.jobs.roanoke.com)
    • Commonwealth of Virginia Jobs (www.jobs.virginia.gov)
    • Virginia Tech job site (www.jobs.vt.edu)
    • Facebook
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Job Fair (please describe below)
    • Journal (please describe below)
    • Listserv (please describe below)
    • Newspaper - print (please describe below)
    • Professional Conference (please describe below)
    • From a friend/acquaintance not associated with Virginia Tech (please name below)
    • From a Virginia Tech employee/representative/recruiter (please name below)
    • Veteran related event/site (please describe below)
    • Virginia Employment Commission - VEC
    • Other Virginia Tech affiliated website (please describe below)
    • Other job board such as Simply Hired, Career Builder, etc. (please describe below)
    • Other - Not listed (please describe below)
  3. Please describe recruiting source identified in previous question (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Required Documents

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Optional Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
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