Coordinator, Workforce Development

University of Central Missouri
February 19, 2023
Offerd Salary:$3,951
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full time
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Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Coordinator, Workforce Development

Working Title Coordinator, Workforce Development Department 201071- UCM Lees Summit Operations Pay Rate $3,951.00/month FTE 1.0 FLSA Exempt Position Number 997843 Classification CJS14 Special Instructions to Applicants:

Special Instructions:

This is a full-time benefits-eligible position. Benefits include competitive salary; health, dental, vision, life insurance, AD & D, long-term disability; 3 weeks paid vacation per year; 3 weeks of accrued sick leave per year; 13 paid holidays; retirement; and generous education assistance for an employee, spouse and dependent children taking classes at UCM.

Completed UCM online application for employment required.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

A review will begin immediately and continue until filled.

NOTE: A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.

The University of Central Missouri is an Equal Opportunity Employer and specifically invites applications from women, minorities, veteran status, and people with disabilities.

Working hours:

Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm Occasional Nights & Weekends

Bargaining Unit No Work Location MIC - Lee's Summit Posting Date 01/18/2023 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Position Purpose

The coordinator is a staff member in the Center for Workforce and Professional Education located at UCM Lee's Summit. The workforce development team is responsible for coordinating activities across our workforce and professional education areas. Primary responsibilities include the day-to-day coordination of existing short-term training, assess market labor data and regional employer needs to identify new programming, build curriculum and submit budgets for new and current programs, assist with program evaluations and reporting. This position will have knowledge of contractual relationships with employer and partner agencies to ensure organization compliance. Reporting directly to the University of Central Missouri – Lee's Summit Program Manager of Workforce Development and working in partnership with the Workforce Development team, the coordinator will play a vital role in ensuring the growth and sustainability of UCM workforce development programs.

Education & Formal Training Bachelor's degree (Specify field(s) of study below) Other Education & Formal Training

Bachelors degree required. Bachelors degree in Organizational Development, Education Business, Management, Social Science, or related field preferred.

Computer Skills Word-Processing, Other - Banner Preferred Experience

  • Two (2) years of professional level experience in employment, education, and training required.
  • One (1) year of project management experience with demonstrated increased responsibilities and duties required.
  • Experience with instructional technologies preferred.
  • Experience with adult learning & program development best practices, research and trends preferred.
  • Other Experience Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, & State/Federal Requirements of Position: Criminal History check, Driver's license Other Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, & State/Federal Requirements Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge: Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a University environment preferred, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Leadership skills: organization/meeting facilitation/project leadership, Management and/or administration skills, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge

  • Mental skills, including concentration, memory, complex decision making, analytical thinking, and/or conceptual thinking.
  • Ability to interact with a diverse population.
  • Knowledge or experiences in the areas of workforce development and training.
  • Ability to work with diverse staff and organizations
  • Must have the ability to help maintain partnerships with business and recommend programs to meet business needs.

  • Ability to achieve program coordination and reporting outcomes in a pro- active, timely manner.

  • Ability to coordinate several projects.

  • Ability to be proactive, take initiative, resolve problems, follow through, and simultaneously coordinate multiple priorities to ensure goals are met in a timely manner.

  • Strong proficiency in all programs of Microsoft Office

  • Work independently, prioritize, organize, problem solve and exercise good judgment with minimal supervision

  • Demonstrate flexibility and creativity

  • Demonstrate effective verbal and written communication that is clear, well-organized, and demonstrates an understanding of audiences needs
  • Specify sensory abilities: Physical & Environmental Factors: Not Applicable Other Physical & Environmental Factors Lifting weight Special Working Conditions: Travel required, Irregular work hours, Professional appearance, Work in stressful conditions Other Special Working Conditions Ability to Keyboard No keyboarding test required. Special Qualifications: Other Special Qualifications

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Will you now or in the future require employer sponsorship to acquire or maintain U.S. work authorization?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • International students on an F1or J1 Visa are not eligible for this position due to Visa regulations. Are you a UCM student on an F1 or J1 Visa?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you understand that the university requires a background check for this position and that any job offer made to the selected candidate is contingent upon the results of this check?
  • Yes
  • No
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  • Resume
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