Employment Opportunities


CLASSIFIED POSITIONS

 

International Enrollment Counselor (Student Services Program Coordinator I), Minimum Salary $26,988, Office of Admissions

The International Enrollment Counselor maintains primary responsibility for the recruitment, admission, and enrollment growth of international students. Represents USC Aiken in order to increase enrollment by recruiting new students (domestic and international) by utilizing CRM, student information system, territory management, and all available resources. Increases prospects and family visits to campus, and creates additional student applications for admission. Counsels prospective students/parents as well as high school guidance counselors/administrators. Contributes as part of a results driven team of enrollment management officers.

Bachelor's degree required. Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Working knowledge of various Microsoft Office suite software (Word, Outlook, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher), ability to work with a diverse group of individuals, and ability to balance priorities are necessary.  Preferred qualifications include experience in international education/enrollment, experience with CRM and student information systems, enrollment related recruitment, and management of technology. Experience in giving public presentations, involvement in university student organizations is highly valued.

Extensive domestic travel along with night and weekend hours are an essential part of this position.  Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/18127Application deadline:  August 24, 2017.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.


General Maintenance Technician (Trades Specialist IV), $28,337 minimum per year (salary commensurate on qualifications and experience), Operations

Required a High school diploma and 3 years experience in the trades worker field with an emphasis on electrical experience.  Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. May install or service street lights, perform minor electrical renovation work, or electrical control systems. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes. Qualified applicants will be able to read & interpret blueprints, wiring diagrams & schematics. Routine work hours are 8am to 5pm Monday thru Friday. Position requires heavy lifting & possible overtime.  Apply on line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/17392Applications deadline:  August 31, 2017.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

 


 

Trades Specialist IV, $31,242 minimum per year (salary commensurate on qualifications and experience), Operations

Requires a high school diploma and 5 years related work experience. Maintains, troubleshoots & repairs the campus energy management system including repair/replacement of controllers, actuator motors, motor drives (VFDS), thermistors, pressure transmitters and other related equipment. Remotely schedules and controls air conditioning & heating system operation based on occupancy.  Routine work hours are 8am to 5pm Monday thru Friday. Position requires heavy lifting & possible overtime.  Apply on line at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/17274. Application Deadline:  August 31, 2017.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.


Director of Financial Aid (Student Services Manager II), Minimum Salary $59,100/yr, Financial Aid Office

The Director of Financial Aid serves as a key member of the Enrollment Management leadership team for initiative development and implementation. Specifically, this position is responsible the supervision and implementation of all federal, state, and university aid distribution in addition to serving as the reporting and compliance officer for all related programs.  This highly technology-based position, reporting to the Associate Vice Chancellor, is critical in the efforts to develop innovative ideas/programs/services to grow university enrollment.  All efforts of this position and the financial aid office, both strategic and routine, are to be viewed as enrollment enhancement activities.  A Master’s degree in Student Personnel Services or related field and 7 years of experience in Financial Aid in Higher Education is required.  Strong technology skills, complex data warehouse knowledge/report writing, and experience with Ellucian ERP and other relational data bases preferred. Ten years of university Financial Aid experience is preferred along with at least 5 years supervising professional staff members.  Apply on-line at:
https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/16341Applications accepted until position is filled.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

 


TEMPORARY POSITIONS

 

Part-time, Temporary, Administrative Assistant Position, $12-$13/hour, International Programs, Office of Student Life

The International Programs unit within the Office of Student Life seeks an Administrative Assistant with outstanding administrative and customer service skills. This 20 hours per week part-time position will assist the Director of International Programs with administrative functions to serve international students through a variety of functions.

Minimum Requirements:  Some higher education experience and excellent customer service skills required.  2 years of administrative experience preferred.  A lawful Permanent Resident or US Citizenship status is required. Apply on-line at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/18074Deadline to apply:  August 28, 2017.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

 


Part-Time Faculty - School of Business

The University of South Carolina Aiken School of Business Administration is seeking adjunct faculty qualified to teach in any of the following areas: business communications, economics, healthcare management, marketing, statistics, or strategic management.

Classes are taught on the USC Aiken campus two or three days per week at various times between 8:00 a.m. and 4:20 p.m.  Other duties can include assisting students by appointment outside of class, advising students, and participation in a limited number of faculty meetings, committee meetings, and other Business School activities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • PhD in Business, DBA, doctorate or master’s degree in field related to the assigned course.
  • If teaching economics, applicant should possess a minimum of a Master's Degree in Economics,
  • Able to qualify as having both the appropriate academic degree and a sustained level of either professional experience or scholarly activity.

Preferred Qualifications

A doctoral degree in the field related to one’s teaching is preferred, but not required.  Professional experience is preferred, but not required in all cases.

Pay Rate

$2500 per course for doctoral degree holders ($2000 if teaching 200-level Economics $2,000 if teaching with a Master’s degree).

Apply online at:  httpa://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/17145Review of application materials will begin immediately continue until August 25, 2017.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE. 

 


 Part-Time online Faculty - School of Business

The University of South Carolina Aiken School of Business Administration is seeking applicants to form a pool of online instructors to teach in the following areas: business communications, economics, finance, healthcare management, management, marketing, statistics/quantitative methods, and strategic management.

Faculty Expectations

Other duties can include providing virtual assistance to students by appointment and virtual attendance at a limited number of faculty or committee meetings.

Successful applicants, with appropriate credentials, might be given the opportunity to engage in MBA course development for a stipend and teach at the graduate level.

Completion of an online teaching faculty certification course will be required, unless the faculty member already possesses similar credentials.

Instructors in this program must ensure their teaching, cognitive, and social presence in the online classroom.  Expectations for online faculty include frequent online interaction with students.  Replies to student inquiries and other feedback/grades must be delivered within 24-48 hours.

Minimum Qualifications

  • PhD in Business, DBA, or doctorate in field related to assigned course.
  • If teaching economics, applicant should possess a minimum of a Master's Degree in Economics,
  • Online Teaching Experience.
  • Able to provide a sample of recent online course evaluation results. 
  • Able to qualify as SA, PA, SP, or IP according to AACSB guidelines in Standards 2 & 15.

Preferred Qualifications

Certified to teach online.

Pay Rate:

$2500 per course for doctoral degree holders ($2000 if teaching 200-level Economics with a Master’s degree)

Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/17149Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until August 25, 2017.  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. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.


Part-Time Faculty - Communication

The Department of Communication 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. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

 
 

UNCLASSIFIED POSITIONS 

 

No open unclassified positions at this time.


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.