Job Positions

Engineering Advisor

Categories: Pacific Region 9

Department:


College of Engineering Dean's Office

Institution:

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Date Posted:

6/10/14

Close Date:

6/23/14

Position Description
http://www.csupomona.edu/~jobs/dated/employ2014/50733.html

Duties
http://www.csupomona.edu/~jobs/dated/employ2014/50733.html

Institution Information
Striking a balance between urban excitement and rural charm, Cal Poly Pomona is nestled in 1,438 rolling acres on the eastern edge of Los Angeles County. Due to its location at the nexus of Los Angeles, Orange and San Bernardino counties, the university's students can swim in the ocean, ski in the mountains and visit the world’s happiest amusement park in the same day. As one of only two polytechnic universities in the state, Cal Poly Pomona is known for its learn-by-doing philosophy. The university recognizes that students who solve classroom problems today have an advantage as employees solving real-world problems tomorrow. The university offers more than 60 majors and degree programs in eight academic colleges. Faculty in all disciplines apply theory to practice, creating opportunities for students to use their knowledge in hands-on projects, collaboration in research, and participation in valuable internships and service learning programs.

Application Process
Must turn in hard copy application

Contact Information
spbeverly@csupomona.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications
Bachelors degree or equivalent in one of the behavioral sciences, public or business administration or a job-related field AND two years of professional experience in one of the student services program areas or in a related field. (A Master’s degree in a job-related field may be substituted for one year of the professional experience). General knowledge of the methods and problems of organizational management, research and interview techniques; ability to interpret and apply program rules/regulations, use initiative in planning work assignments and in implementing long-range program improvements; obtain factual and interpretative information through interviews; reason logically; ability to plan, develop, coordinate, supervise and organize programs and activities; ability to interact with a diverse student population, faculty, staff and the public; ability to analyze complex situations accurately and adopt effective courses of action; ability to advise students individually and in groups on complex student-related matters; ability to complete assignments without detailed instructions; and ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with a variety of individuals. Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to acquire knowledge of the campus procedures and activities and the overall organization is required.

Preferred Qualifications
A Master’s degree, familiarity with the CSU system, experience in higher education in student services and experience in academic and/or career advising is preferred.