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Student Services Program Coordinator I, $26,139 per year, Office of Financial Aid

Under the general supervision of the Director of Financial Aid, this position is responsible for the daily administrative operations of the Office of Financial Aid. Will provide general financial aid information to students, parents, faculty, staff, and the community.  Bachelor’s degree required.  Banner experience and Financial Aid experience preferred.  This position requires excellent customer service skills, must be detail oriented, have excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite) with proficiency in Access Database management, and be capable of multi-tasking. Will perform other duties as assigned as related to student financial aid. Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=76301.  Applications accepted until position is filled.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

The Chronicle Great College to Work For 2013

Scholarship Program Coordinator (Student Services Program Coordinator II), Minimum Salary $31,805 per year, Financial Aid Department – Extended Deadline

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public senior institution of the University of South Carolina System is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Scholarship Program Coordinator. This position is responsible for leadership in and the management of the USC Aiken Financial Aid office’s administration of SC State scholarships, and ensuring compliance with state, federal, and institutional policy and procedures governing the receipt, processing, and application to student accounts of all these programs.  Will provide support in assisting students and parents regarding financial aid programs and processes. Will assist in the review of financial aid applications and academic scholarship process for all student aid programs, assures accuracy and completeness. Will maintain and update the USC Aiken Financial Aid Office web page. Will assist with other financial aid programs as needed. Candidate must have a Master's degree in Student Personnel Services or related field, or a Bachelor's degree and two years’ experience of related financial aid experience. Knowledge of Federal Title IV program regulations. The ability to establish and maintain working relationships with students, parents, faculty, staff, and co-workers is essential. Must be able to work under pressure and deadlines. Must possess excellent administrative, interpersonal, organizational, and communication abilities.  Familiarity with enterprise-type systems such as Banner, and literacy with MS office and PC applications is preferred. Preference will be given to those with experience with the State Scholarship Programs (HOPE, LIFE, and Palmetto Fellows).  Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75857Application accepted until position is filled.  Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

Groundskeeper (Building and Grounds Specialist II), Minimum $19,421 per year, Operations 

Requires a High school diploma and 2 years related experience, or 10th grade education and 4 years related experience; or equivalency.  Responsible for the healthy growth and development of all horticulture within the quadrangle, Penland Building and Pickens Salley House, including campus trees, shrubs and turf through appropriate seasonal care and sound horticultural practices such as proper planting, pruning, fertilization, irrigation, aeration and pest and weed management. Primary duties include mowing, edging, trimming, blowing, planting, pruning, repairing sprinkler system and other grounds care assignments.  Hours are 7:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Requires heavy lifting and possible overtime.  Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=76897Application deadline:  August 16, 2015.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.



Part-Time, Temporary, Teaching Assistant, $7.25/hour, Children’s Center

Requires high school diploma. Six months experience in early childhood education preferred.    Must have Infant/Child CPR and First Aid Training or successfully complete both programs within 90 days of acceptance of the position.  The Teaching Assistant will implement instructional programs and ensure that the classroom practices meet the requirements of the Department of Social Services Licensing standards of the Child Care and Development Block Program at National Association for the Education of Young Children Accreditation.  In addition, he/she will also provide care for and interact with all children in a quality child care setting at the USC Aiken Children's Center. Hours to be determined.  Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=76923Application Deadline: August 5, 2015.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

Part-time Temporary Fiscal Technician I, $11.00 per hour,  Business Services

This position will assist the head cashier with accounts receivable functions for the Business Services Office; Candidates must have a Bachelor's degree, or high school and 4 years of clerical accounting or bookkeeping experience. Some experience with common business software (MS Office) required.   This is a 20 hour per week position.  Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=76938Application deadline:  August 6, 2015.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.


Part-Time Faculty - Math

Part-time instructor needed to teach lower level math courses at University of South Carolina Aiken beginning August 20, 2015. Master’s degree in mathematics or a closely related field with at least 18 graduate hours in mathematics. Teaching experience preferred. Send letter of application, resume, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and 3 letters of reference to:

Dr. Mohammad Hailat, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Pkwy., Aiken SC 29801. 803-641-3446. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Part-Time Faculty - Communications

The Department of Communications seeks applications from qualified individuals to teach public speaking and/or interpersonal communication on a part-time, temporary basis. Master’s degree, including at least 18 graduate credit hours in communication, is required. Please submit a cover letter, vitae, names and contact information for three references, and unofficial transcripts to Dr. Charmaine Wilson, Chair, Department of Communications, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. E-mail: charw@usca.edu. Ph.: 803-641-3546. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.








USC Aiken seeks to attract and retain a diverse faculty consistent with its diverse student body and the diversity in the surrounding community.  

All permanent positions have to be applied for on-line. 

No paper applications will be accepted.