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substitute for the application). Initial screening by Human Resources for
minimum requirements is based on your APPLICATION ONLY (supporting documents
will not be reviewed during initial screening). Incomplete applications will
not be considered by hiring committees. You will have an opportunity to upload
supporting documents for committee consideration during this online
application process. COCC reserves the right to cancel or change recruitment
postings based on organizational needs.
Posting Number: 06002194
Position Title: Federal Work-Study 2022-2023 Automotive Lab and Tool Room
Assistant Student Position Only
Posting Date: 09/01/2022
Open Until Filled (notes): Open For Academic Year
Length of Position: Temporary, As Needed per Term
Anticipated Start Date:
Position Type/Employee Class: Student Position
FTE: Less than .50 FTE
Salary Level: Work-Study Salary Schedule
Starting Pay Range $15.00/hr, Non-Benefited Student Position
Hours per Week: 12-15 hours per week
Work Schedule: Per Schedule
Days of the Week: Varies
To assist with Automotive Department with the tool room, lab space, equipment,
and student service.
Terms of Employment:
This is a part-time (<.50 FTE) Federal Work Study position
Requires flexible work schedule, which may include evenings and/or
weekends as well as travel throughout the district when needed.
Must have been awarded and accepted Federal Work-Study for 2022-2023
Must be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress for financial aid.
COCC employees must work and reside in the state of Oregon at the time
their work is being performed.
The College is NOT able to support Visa applications for this position.
Applicants must already be eligible to work in the United States to be
considered for this position.
Upon hire, must pass criminal and/or driving history; only information
relevant to the position will be considered.
Prepare instructional equipment and vehicles for instructional purposes.
Maintain the Tool Room in good order. (i.e. tools cleaned and put away promptly, etc.)
Maintain and repair electrical and mechanical equipment as instructed.
Check equipment in and out to instructors and/or students based on current and future established procedures.
Be alert to security concerns, and report matters of security or safety to Campus Public Safety or Campus Services immediately.
Secure doors of rooms not in use.
Provide good customer service by providing efficient and courteous service to staff, students, and customers.
Remain flexible with job tasks and shift hours to maximize the effectiveness of each program.
Routing cleaning of shop floors, tables, and equipment on a daily basis.
Provide basic and directed support for the primary instructors in the education of students in the lab experience.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Individuals must possess these knowledge, skills and abilities or be able to
explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the duties and
responsibilities of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using
some other combination of skills and abilities. The individual is expected to
follow College work rules and policies.
Familiarity with tools and shop equipment that are used in Automotive.
Familiarity with and ability to operate or oversee the operation of audio-visual equipment, including overhead projectors, film, sound systems, video, television, interactive video, and audio equipment including computer-controlled mixed media presentations.
Ability to operate or oversee the operation of computers and other written materials.
Ability to orally communicate effectively with others, using the English language, with or without the use of an interpreter.
Ability to communicate effectively in writing, using the English language, with or without the use of auxiliary aids or services. Familiarity with and ability to remain in communication with the Automotive Program Director and program staff and faculty on a regular basis.
Ability to work with Automotive Program Director, faculty, Instructional Dean and other COCC staff at all levels.
Ability to work cooperatively with and contribute to a diverse workplace through ideas or experience.
Must be able to take direction from all department staff members.
Able to analyze, organize, and complete transactions on a timely basis.
Must be flexible with job tasks and hours.
Must be able to work with a diverse population and to interface with College staff and the public effectively and diplomatically, both in-person and on the telephone.
Visual ability, corrected, to enable assistant to observe, direct and supervise students in classroom situations.
Physical Demands and Other Ergonomic Requirements:
Standing is required 50% of the time. Occasional exposure to fumes and vapors.
Must occasionally handle equipment that is heavy. On-going exposure to some
grease, oil, and dirt. All individuals are required to be able to perform the
essential functions with or without reasonable accommodation.
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Statement
The goal of Central Oregon Community College is to provide an atmosphere that
encourages our faculty, staff and students to realize their full potential. In
support of this goal, it is the policy of Central Oregon Community College
that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the basis of age,
disability, sex, marital status, national origin, ethnicity, color, race,
religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information,
citizenship status, veteran or military status, pregnancy or any other classes
protected under federal and state statutes in any education program,
activities or employment. Persons with questions about this statement should
contact Human Resources at 541.383.7216 or the Vice President for Student
Affairs at 541.383.7211.
This policy covers nondiscrimination in both employment and access to
educational opportunities. When brought to the attention of the appropriate
parties, any such actions will be promptly and equitably responded to
according to the process outlined in general procedures sections N-1, N-2, or
In support of COCC's EEO statement, bilingual fluency in English and Spanish
is considered a plus, along with experience working in a diverse multicultural
Must have been awarded and accepted Federal Work-Study for 2022-2023.
Must be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress for financial aid.
The college recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of
formal higher education and paid employment. Applicants who do not meet
minimum qualifications but present other qualifications or experience
equivalent to those required will be considered and are encouraged to apply.
To qualify under equivalency, applicants must indicate how they qualify under
equivalency by responding to the supplemental question presented during the
Experience in COCC's Automotive program
Customer service experience
Special Instructions to Applicants:
THIS IS A TEMPORARY NON-BENEFITED STUDENT POSITION.
You must have been awarded and accepted Federal Work-Study as part of your
COCC Financial Aid award package before applying for a Work-Study position.
Please NOTE: you will be required to upload/create the required documents
indicated in this posting at the time you apply. Unofficial transcripts are
acceptable at application. It is the responsibility of the applicant to upload
all required documents, including transcript(s), and complete the
application to be considered for employment. If you have questions please
contact HR at 541-383-7216.
Is a Criminal History Check required? Yes
Is a Credit History Check Required? No
Open Until Filled Yes
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
What is your highest level of completed education?
Other post graduate degree
Have you previously held a Federal Work-study position before? If so, what department?
(Open Ended Question)
COCC employees must work and reside in the state of Oregon at the time their work is being performed. Are you, or will you be residing in the state of Oregon by the start date of this position?
The College is NOT able to support Visa applications for this position. Applicants must already be eligible to work in the United States to be considered for this position. Are you, or will you be eligible to work in the US by the start date of the position?
The College recognizes the value of skills and knowledge gained outside of formal higher education and paid employment. Applicants who do not meet minimum education and/or experience requirements, but present other qualifications or experience equivalent to those required are encouraged to apply and provide an equivalency statement here. Your statement should make clear the requirement you are addressing and why you feel your education/experience is equivalent. Please be aware that applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements and do not provide an equivalency statement may not advance to the next stage of the recruitment process.
(Open Ended Question)
Are you a U.S. military veteran? COCC provides qualifying veterans and disabled veterans with preference in employment. To receive veterans' preference in this recruitment process, you must upload your DD214 and 215 (215 if applicable) or certification that you expect to be honorably discharged from the military within 120 days of certifying veteran status as supporting documentation. You will have the opportunity to upload the document(s) in the next step of this application process.
Yes, I am a veteran
No, I am not a veteran
If you have identified yourself as a qualified veteran or disabled veteran by submitting your DD214 and DD215 (if applicable) form(s) as proof of veteran status, please describe any transferable skills earned during your military service that you feel relate to the requirements/preferences of this position.
(Open Ended Question)
Background checks are required for all employees of COCC. Should an offer of employment be made to you and accepted by you, you will receive an email from COCC / HireRight Screening requesting your consent and basic information to complete the check. The offer of employment will be conditional upon satisfactory completion of the criminal background check. Confirmed findings on a criminal background check will not automatically disqualify you from being hired into a position. Results are evaluated on a case-by-case basis, considering the job responsibilities and other risk factors. Additional information regarding COCC's criminal history check policy can be found online in the General Procedures Manual, Section HR-2-1. Please indicate here if you will provide consent to the criminal history check when requested by the College:
Yes, I will provide my consent when requested
No, I will not provide my consent when requested
US Military DD 214