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Non-Classified Opening

Academic Advisor, Student Services (7868)

Non-Classified Classification

Idaho State University

Open for Recruitment: January 4, 2018 - February 4, 2018
Announcement # NONCLS047997
Salary Range: DOE -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Pocatello

SPECIAL NOTIFICATION:  This position is exempt from classified state service and the rules of the Division of Human Resources and the Idaho Personnel Commission.

Academic Advisor, Student Services (7868)
Posting Number: req584
12 Month Full-Time
Non-classified Staff
College of Technology
Pocatello - Main

Primary Purpose
This position is responsible for the daily operations of accepting, registering, and advising of students at the College of Technology and this role is designed to specifically meet the needs of career technical students.

Key Responsibilities
1.  The academic advisor assists students in becoming accepted to Idaho State University and the College of Technology once they have completed the application process.
2.  The advisor meets with every applicant personally prior to admission into the college.
3.  The College of Technology advisor participates in retention projects that directly impacts the persistence of College of Technology students including at-risk populations.
4.  This position meets with existing College of Technology students to assist them with scheduling and registration needs.
5.  This position meets with students as necessary to assist them with policy questions as well as petitions and appeals.

Minimum Qualifications
1.  Bachelor's degree in a related field.
2.  Ability to interpret and administer policies and procedures.
3.  Ability to manage stress and be flexible in a fast-paced environment.
4.  Ability to multi-task.
5.  Collaborative working style and strong work ethic.
6.  Strong organizational skills.
7.  Excellent writing and speaking skills.

Preferred Qualifications
1.  Master's degree in related field.
2.  Three years advising experience within higher education.
3.  Knowledge of Career-Technical Education at-large.

Apply online at https://isu.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=584

Please submit the following documents with your application:
Submit cover letter describing how you meet the qualifications; resume/CV of experience, education, and qualifications; and names and contact information of three (3) professional references.

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by February 4, 2018. However, the position will remain open until filled. The approved salary range is $38,000 - $42,000, commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation.

Idaho State University's Jeanne Clery report, federally required reporting, provides crime, arrest and fire statistics for the previous three years that occurred on campus, in certain off-campus buildings owned or controlled by Idaho State University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies about alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, personal practices, disciplinary procedures, fire safety and other matters. This report can be accessed on the following website: ISU Clery Report

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.