Available Staff Positions

10 staff positions.

Esports Coach

The University of Pikeville seeks a dynamic and creative professional interested in leading and directing the University’s Esports program. This is an exceptional opportunity for a motivated and accomplished professional to join a progressive team.

Full-Time, Athletics

Description:

The University of Pikeville in Pikeville, Kentucky seeks a dynamic and creative professional interested in leading and directing the University’s Esports program. This is an exceptional opportunity for a motivated and accomplished professional to join a progressive team. The successful candidate will have the ability to serve as a spokesperson for the mission and values of the institution.

Under the supervision of the Athletic Director, the Esports Coach responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  1. Partners with other UPIKE faculty and staff to recruit and retain student athletes.
  2. Work with Financial Aid and Admissions to manage and allocate scholarships.
  3. Conduct and plan all practices and matches for the Esports team.
  4. Maintain and monitor the Esports Arena.
  5. Schedule scrimmages with other Universities and register for seasons with organizations that host the games on roster.
  6. Manage skill development and instill the philosophical perspective necessary for personal and team growth.
  7. Record matches to enable visual feedback, strategy development and scouting of opponents.
  8. Study each game and understand relevant knowledge on the meta and relevant update patches.
  9. Resolve conflicts between players and motivate the players to improve.
  10. Utilize IT Helpdesk to manage computer equipment.
  11. Fundraise for additional equipment.
  12. Monitor academic process of student athletes.
  13. Maintain the Esports budget by follow purchasing and spending guidelines as set by the university and the Athletics Department.
  14. Maintain receipts and reconcile department credit card monthly.
  15. Ensure the health and safety of athletes and staff.
  16. Schedule events for team community service.
  17. Other duties as assigned.

Education & Skill Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required. Master’s Degree is preferred.
  • Competitive gaming coaching experience preferred.
  • Ability to organize, motivate and manage a college gaming team.
  • Excellent understanding of the rules and intricacies of each competitive game, and ability to play the game at a reasonable level.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel.
  • Must be able to perform simple calculations.
  • Must be familiar with ordering office supplies and making travel arrangements online.

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history. 

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:Athletics
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Staff

Student Success Advisor

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the full time position of Student Success Advisor. The Student Success Advisor is expected to promote academic, personal, and social/emotional success.

Full-Time, Student Success

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the full time position of Student Success Advisor. The Student Success Advisor is expected to promote academic, personal, and social/emotional success. The Student Success Advisor is also tasked with providing appropriate academic and intermediary support to incoming freshmen and transfer students with regards to all aspects of the student’s life. Advisors will provide comprehensive testing for first-time students, track student outcomes, administer the freshman and transfer advising process, provide advising and retention training to faculty and staff, as well as provide services and support for at-risk and underserved populations.

This position includes the following responsibilities:

  1. Provide holistic, proactive academic advising for all first time students, focusing on incoming freshmen and new transfer students.
  2. Ensure awareness of student services available on campus and general University policies and procedures.
  3. Focus on implementing specific strategies to assist students with academic deficiencies and those with personal and/or family issues that affect their ability to persist.
  4. Assist the Director with coordination of student services functions and work with faculty and staff to increase retention.
  5. Coordinate student evaluations during the summer orientation sessions (GROWL). If needs are identified, work with faculty to find possible learning solutions or technology to assist students as they overcome these obstacles.
  6. Administer the College Student Inventory to incoming freshmen.
  7. Coordinates with the Disability Services Coordinator to arrange necessary accommodations for individual students.
  8. Make referrals to appropriate departments, including Student Services, Academic Affairs, Registrar, Business Office, Financial Aid, ACE, Disability Services, and monitor progress and resolutions.
  9. Maintain confidential records regarding interactions with students and prepare weekly and monthly reports to the Director regarding advising, evaluation and assessment of students.
  10. Assist with What’s Up Wednesdays and other student retention initiatives.
  11. Monitor student attendance and academic progress for students on academic probation.
  12. Plan and teach First Year Studies courses as needed.
  13. Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Must be student oriented and have a compassionate nature with the ability to be empathetic to student needs.
  • Three years of experience in a student services/advising role is preferred.
  • Experience with helping at-risk students in a university environment is preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience with student success factors in higher education.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment.
  • Ability to creatively solve student issues in a timely manner.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and a clear driving record with the ability to drive a 12 passenger van as permitted by the university.

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts. UPIKE also offers a generous holiday schedule and paid leave program.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

 

Department:Student Success
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Staff

Director of Faculty Development

The University of Pikeville Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine is currently seeking a Director of Faculty Development who is directly responsible for directing the faculty development of all KYCOM full-time faculty, adjunct clinical faculty, and clinical preceptors.

Full-Time, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Description:

The University of Pikeville Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine is currently seeking a Director of Faculty Development who is responsible for directing the faculty development of all KYCOM full-time faculty, adjunct clinical faculty, and clinical preceptors.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The duties and responsibilities for the coordination of faculty development include but are not limited to the following:

  1. Develop, implement and evaluate faculty development programs for full-time KYCOM faculty members.
  2. Develop, implement and evaluate faculty development programs for adjunct, teaching clinical faculty members.
  3. Develop, implement and evaluate faculty development programs for affiliated clinical sites.
  4. Work with the A-OPTIC Chief Academic Officer and Education Coordinator to develop, implement and evaluate faculty development programs for GME faculty.
  5. Develop and maintain a faculty development website for use by UME and GME faculty.
  6. Maintain continuous communication on faculty development issues, working closely with the Associate Deans for Basic Sciences, Osteopathic Medical Education, and Clinical Sciences, and the A-OPTIC Chief Academic Officer.
  7. Serve as a faculty resource.
  8. Assure CME availability in COM clinical faculty development programs.
  9. Track UME and GME attendance at faculty development programs.
  10. Complete a yearly faculty development needs assessment.
  11. Participate in medical education research.
  12. Develop annual faculty development budget.
  13. Seek extramural funding from various resources.
  14. Perform other duties as required or requested in this position.

Requirements:

  • Must have a Doctoral Degree (or equivalent) in Education or related field.
  • Experience in medical education preferred; in-depth knowledge of adult educational theory and learning styles, assessment and evaluation.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must demonstrate ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, and exercise good judgment.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills, be organized and be able to prioritize.
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality.

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long-term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts. UPIKE also offers a generous holiday schedule and paid leave program.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:College of Osteopathic Medicine
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Staff

Grant Writer

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE) is currently seeking a Grant Writer for the office of Advancement.

Full-Time, Advancement

Description:

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE) is currently seeking a Grant Writer for the office of Advancement. This position will research grant opportunities and potential funding in support of the university strategic initiatives as well as compose grant proposals to secure financial support for university priorities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Research possible grant opportunities and support the university process for grant development, submission, and acceptance of potential grants.
  2. Respond to inquiries for grant opportunity information and assist with the application process.
  3. Draft and complete information relevant to grant applications.
  4. Assist with implementation and maintenance of records and computer databases.
  5. Keeps informed on the best practices in the grants management field and recommends improvement to the grants management process.
  6. Assist with annual events such as Phone-a-thon, golf events, sporting events and regional alumni events.
  7. Provides administrative and organizational support for the grants office.
  8. Perform other duties as requested.

 Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field is required.
  • Previous grant writing experience is required.
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, excellent communication skills, and strong organizational skills are necessary.
  • Must be detail-oriented, able to multi-task, and meet deadlines.

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long-term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts. UPIKE also offers a generous holiday schedule and paid leave program.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:Advancement
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Staff

Assistant Chaplain for Graduate Students

The University of Pikeville is seeking a part-time Assistant Chaplain for the Graduate Schools to coordinate all graduate school worship experiences.

Part-Time, Student Services

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking a part-time Assistant Chaplain for the Graduate Schools to coordinate all graduate school worship experiences, to support worship experiences for university chapel services and provide social, moral, and spiritual guidance/direction with students, faculty, and staff of the University of Pikeville graduate programs.

Responsibilities:

  1. Coordinate religious activities and religious organizations on campus for graduate students.
  2. Support ministry opportunities for graduate students in the Church, community, and abroad.
  3. Work in partnership with the office of Spiritual Life to develop an outreach program for at risk graduate students.
  4. Be a member of the Spiritual Life Committee.
  5. Support and coordinate chapel services for graduate schools upon request.
  6. Continually grow in Biblical and theological knowledge and faith.
  7. Develop a monthly report and provide it to university Chaplain.
  8. Organize special prayer services, lead prayer at special events when requested, and host special guests as needed.
  9. Represent the University by organizing and attending graduate school events.
  10. In conjunction with Graduate Student Services coordinate care packages.
  11. Be available for students when needed and have specific office hours.
  12. Maintain a relationship with graduate studies, the Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Kentucky College of Optometry.
  13. Work in partnership with University Chaplain to continually identify the spiritual needs of student.
  14. Refer students for support and mental health services as needed.
  15. Other duties as assigned.

Education & Skill Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in religion, theology, or pastoral ministry required.
  • Master of Divinity degree preferred.
  • Active engagement and membership in community of faith.
  • Experience with campus ministry or multi-faith chaplaincy.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:Student Services
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Staff

Clinical Support Associate

The University Of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Optometry (KYCO) seeks an experienced individual for the position of Clinical Support Associate.

Full-Time, College of Optometry

Description:

The University Of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Optometry (KYCO) seeks an experienced individual for the position of Clinical Support Associate. The Clinical Support Associate coordinates operations of the optical and provides administrative support to the Clinical Operations Manager. The Clinical Support Associate holds lecture and laboratory responsibilities in the ophthalmic optics subject.

Responsibilities:

  1. Lecture and laboratory responsibilities in the optometry curriculum centered around ophthalmic optics.
  2. Performance of minor repairs and adjustments to the ophthalmic examination equipment in KYCO clinical and laboratory facilities.
  3. Determines patient's cosmetic needs and price of eyewear according to patient's visual needs. Assists patient in the selection of their eyewear to conform to prescription specifications; advises and recommends the various lens style and any options available that will enhance the patient’s desired application for their new eyewear, size considerations, and style applications in accordance with the member's personal preference.
  4. Inspects and verifies the accuracy of incoming orders from production to assure compliance with national standards.
  5. Delivers completed order to the intended wearer by bending the frame material using specialized tools and equipment. Verifies exact fitting characteristics of the completed order to comply with prescription requirements and comfort expectations.
  6. Assists supervisor in tracking product activity regarding ordering, receiving, usage, and requirements for items for inventory and supplies required for services. Recommends changes in product offerings, inventory levels of products carried, new products, and/or services regarding eyewear.
  7. Performs operation of and routine maintenance/repair of precision grinding equipment used to produce in-house eyewear to assure accurate and quality output from laboratory.
  8. Monitors and takes corrective action regarding the physical condition of the department by ensuring that frames on display are clean, properly labeled, and properly adjusted; that displays are clean, in good repair, and neat; that mirrors are clean and well lighted, organized, and conductive to smooth patient flow. Performs routine housekeeping functions as necessary to assure compliance to all factors listed.
  9. Answers patient questions regarding visual health care, the use of eyewear, lens and/or frame products available, low vision aids, and other services available within the department. Addresses questions regarding optometry services and appointment availability within the department. Refers questions outside of department to the appropriate party in the facility or organization as necessary.
  10. Assists the optometrist in the instruction of patients regarding the care and handling of contact lenses. Provides individual instruction and assistance as directed by the optometrist in eye care and eyewear requirements.
  11. Performs reception, check-in, cashiering, screening, and notification functions as required for expediting patient care and reducing waiting time.
  12. Attains KYCO sales goals and complies with all cash handling procedures and policies completely.
  13. Performs other related duties as assigned by the Dean of the Kentucky College of Optometry.

Education/Skill Requirements:

  • Kentucky licensed dispensing optician, or two or more years work experience in the field.
  • Must have excellent organizational, communication, teaching and decision-making skills.
  • Must be willing to travel, work flexible hours, including nights/weekends as needed.

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts. UPIKE also offers a generous holiday schedule and paid leave program.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:College of Optometry
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Staff

Bus Driver/Maintenance Technician

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia is actively seeking candidates for a Bus Driver/Maintenance Technician in the Facilities Department.

Full-Time, Facilities

Description:

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia is actively seeking candidates for a Bus Driver/Maintenance Technician in the Facilities Department. Under the supervision of the Facility Manager, the responsibilities include bus driving to support the needs of UPIKE and maintenance and repair, to include but not limited to carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting and grounds on campus.

Responsibilities:   

  1. Assist in campus-wide repairs and maintenance. Repairs may involve carpentry, plumbing, electrical, welding, etc.
  2. Provide both repairs and preventative maintenance in order to maintain the infrastructure of the buildings of the University of Pikeville.
  3. Assist in the maintenance and upkeep of campus grounds, including painting, pressure washing, etc.
  4. Provide support for events held on campus by clubs, organizations, and committees.
  5. Aid in waste management throughout campus.
  6. Assist in the maintenance of the University of Pikeville's transportation fleet after use by faculty and staff as needed, as well as for delivery purposes.
  7. Assist as required and/or directed with snow plowing, snow and ice removal, and lawn and shrubbery care around campus.
  8. Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Must possess a CDL for driving a bus with passenger endorsement.
  • Some vocational/technical school required.
  • 3-5 years of general mechanical experience required.
  • Successful applicants will have experience working with mechanical machinery, e.g. pressure washer, welder, auger, chain saw, cutting torch, power tools, etc.
  • Successful applicants will be able to work within adverse work environments that include but are not limited to: Heat, Cold, Odors/Smoke, Toxic Agents, Noise, and Vibrations.
  • Physical demands include but are not limited to: Key boarding, reaching/handling, stooping/kneeling, lifting, pushing/pulling and crouching/crawling.
  • Must be accessible and available in the event of emergencies or when needed to meet the ongoing missions of the University.
  • Must be willing to work both outside and inside.

 

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long-term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts. UPIKE also offers a generous holiday schedule and paid leave program.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:Facilities
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Staff

Reference and Instruction Librarian

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking a creative, skilled, and service-oriented colleague for the position of Reference & Instruction Librarian. This position focuses on teaching, public services, and research assistance.

Full-Time, Library

Description:

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking a creative, skilled, and service-oriented colleague for the position of Reference & Instruction Librarian. This position focuses on teaching, public services, and research assistance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Providing reference services to students and faculty, participating in an active instructional program.
  2. Developing information literacy initiatives and assessment tools for both on-campus and distance learning students.
  3. Outreach to faculty and academic departments is an essential component of the instruction program.
  4. Responsible for assisting in planning, implementing, and publicizing library services in innovative ways.
  5. Participating in collection development, updating and maintaining some of the library’s social media outlets (blog, Facebook page, etc.) and serving on library and college committees.
  6. Due to the rapidly changing environment of the information world, the successful candidate will need to be flexible, willing to explore new areas and learn new skills, and be able to work both independently and as part of a team.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Must have an ALA-accredited MLS, MLIS, or equivalent degree
  • Must be able to work some evening and weekend hours
  • One to three years of experience in reference and/or instruction in an academic library setting is preferred but new MLS graduates with teaching experience are encouraged to apply
  • Teaching experience and a demonstrated understanding of the ACRL Framework including the concepts, goals, and methods of information literacy instruction
  • The ability to manage a diverse workload and to work effectively in a collegial setting including college, library or consortia committee responsibilities and continued professional development
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills are essential

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Knowledge of basic design principles for online education
  • Interest in and/or experience with maintaining library social networking sites
  • Interest in emerging technologies
  • Famililiarity with learning management systems and the Sierra library system
  • Experience with maintaining and creating LibGuides
  • A knowledge of and enthusiasm for the integration of new technologies into the delivery of information services including an understanding of popular and emerging instructional design tools and techniques

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long-term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts. UPIKE also offers a generous holiday schedule and paid leave program.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:Library
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Staff

Director of Educational Support

The Director of Educational Support offers programs and services to promote successful academic achievement of current and prospective KYCOM students.

Full-Time, Osteopathic

Description:

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking applicants for its Director of Educational Support in the Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine. The Director of Educational Support offers programs and services to promote successful academic achievement of current and prospective KYCOM students.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Consult with academically at-risk students to plan strategies aimed at improving course achievement and board examination performance.
  • Offer learning enhancement workshops that focus on study skills and test-taking abilities.
  • Manage student advising programs that includes assigning faculty advisors to students, tracking interactions of faculty advisors with students, and managing changes in student advisor assignments.
  • Work with students and faculty on approaches to promote successful student achievement with courses and board exams.
  • Collaborate with the Academic Progress Coordinator to track student progress in the curriculum.
  • Develop a career advising program to guide KYCOM students toward obtaining medical residency placements that would include guidance with regard to making career choices, applying for residencies, managing residency application timelines, and preparing for residency interviews.
  • Offer enrichment programs for undergraduate students in the Osteopathic Medical Scholars Program.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree required.  Demonstrated knowledge of field of developmental education highly desired.  Master’s degree preferred.
  2. Experience in developing or implementing academic improvement strategies and support services for academically at-risk students at a college or university; experience preferred in medical education or other professional degree programs.
  3. Demonstrated ability to establish positive working relationships with students to facilitate self-development of effective study skills and learning strategies and with faculty to promote successful student academic achievement.
  4. Previous experience in assessment of student learning needs in order to develop individual study plans to facilitate the academic success of students.
  5. Excellent organizational skills, strict attention to detail, and ability to strategically plan and problem solve is required.
  6. Evidence ability to ensure accuracy of records, compliance with relevant regulations, adherence to approved protocols, and timely completion of work assignments.
  7. Excellent public relations skills and ability to manage confidential information with tact and discretion and in compliance with relevant regulations.
  8. Proven ability to maintain and promote good interpersonal relations, to provide excellent service and assistance to constituents, and to productively work within a team framework.
  9. Excellent writing, analytical, and interpersonal skills.
  10. Must be able to adapt to new and rapidly changing situations.
  11. Proficiency with basic clerical and computing skills required.

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts. UPIKE also offers a generous holiday schedule and paid leave program.

In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to submit a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references. Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu.

 

Department:Osteopathic
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Staff

Standardized Patients and Human Models

The University of Pikeville Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine (UP-KYCOM) is seeking individuals interested in applying for the Standardized Patient and Human Model Program on the school’s campus. A standardized patient is a person willing and trained to portray an actual patient with a...

Temporary, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Description:

The University of Pikeville Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine (UP-KYCOM) is seeking individuals interested in applying for the Standardized Patient and Human Model Program on the school’s campus.

A standardized patient is a person willing and trained to portray an actual patient with a specific medical history and physical exam findings for the purpose of instructing health professional students. A human model is a person willing to serve as an actual patient for physical examination training by health professional students.

Interested candidates for the Standardized Patient and Human Model Program should have flexible schedules, an ability to maintain confidentiality and professionalism, and an interest in medicine and medical education. Standardized patients and human models are hired by KYCOM and will be paid an hourly wage for training and providing requested services. Interested individuals must be age 18 or older to apply.

For more information, or if you have any questions, please contact Ms. Susan Wetzel at 606.218.5445 or DianaWetzel@upike.edu. Thank you for your interest! We look forward to hearing and working with you to educate and prepare our future osteopathic physicians. Applications are now being accepted and may be downloaded by clicking here.

Department:College of Osteopathic Medicine
Employment Type:Temporary
Position Type:Staff

Available Faculty Positions

1 faculty position.

Clinical Faculty - UPIKE Kentucky College of Optometry

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking clinical faculty for its Kentucky College of Optometry. Candidates must be passionate & experienced in classroom and clinical instruction.

Full-Time, College of Optometry

Description:

The University of Pikeville, the Leading University of Central Appalachia, is currently seeking clinical faculty for its Kentucky College of Optometry. Professional clinical educators are sought in the areas of Primary Care, Binocular Vision, and Ocular Disease. Candidates should be passionate and experienced regarding clinical instruction. Through education, training, and mentoring, faculty members will provide students with the knowledge and confidence they need to succeed at the highest level of professional optometric services. This unique career opportunity affords an individual the opportunity to work and teach in a state of the art eye care facility as well as in fully equipped rural health clinics; while at the same time enjoying the unparalleled beauty and tranquility of the Appalachian mountain region.

The faculty member is expected to provide patient care in the Kentucky College of Optometry Eye Institute programs while accepting the following responsibilities:  

  1. Provide health care to patients at the Kentucky College of Optometry Center for Excellence, Pikeville Medical Center and our partner Federally Qualified Health Care centers.

  2. Participating in and recommending clinical curriculum development and evaluation.

  3. Providing tutoring and office hours for students as needed.

  4. Traditional scholarly activity and University service. 

 

Requirements:

  1. Must have an O.D. degree from an ACOE accredited optometry program.

  2. Optometrist applicants should be eligible for licensure in the state of Kentucky or possess a current    Kentucky license. Expanded therapeutic certification and laser procedure certification preferred but not required.

  3. Must have excellent organizational, communication, teaching and decision-making skills.

  4. Prior college teaching experience is strongly preferred.

The University of Pikeville offers a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UPIKE offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, telemedicine, long term disability, tuition waivers, a 403(b) retirement plan, and HSA, FSA, & dependent care accounts.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:College of Optometry
Employment Type:Full-Time
Position Type:Faculty

Available Adjunct Faculty Positions

4 adjunct faculty positions.

Adjunct Instructor - Elizabeth Akers Elliott School of Nursing

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking adjunct instructors who are passionate about teaching and student learning for the Elizabeth Akers Elliott School of Nursing.

Part-Time, School of Nursing

Description:

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking adjunct instructors who are passionate about teaching and student learning for the Elizabeth Akers Elliott School of Nursing.

Each semester, we may need part-time instructors in the clinical or skills lab for:

  • Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Maternity Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Agency Preceptor Coordination
  • Remedial assistance such as tutoring of nursing students

The adjunct instructor will serve under the supervision of specific full-time nursing faculty and the Dean of the Elizabeth Akers Elliott School of Nursing while accepting the following responsibilities:   

  1. Provide instruction for the assigned course, including clinical supervision, patient assignments, clinical paperwork, pre-post conference, assisting with return skill demonstration, and fostering clinical decision-making.
  2. Provide clinical evaluation as required and meet one-on-one with students to strengthen clinical decision-making.
  3. Maintain close communication with the course leader or supervising faculty.
  4. Maintain health records, an unencumbered KY RN license, and other documentation as required by the Elliott School of Nursing or health agencies.
  5. Responsibilities for all other duties as assigned by the Dean.

Requirements:

  1. Must have a minimum of Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Degree and clinical experience within the last two years.
  2. Must have excellent organizational, communication, teaching and clinical decision-making skills.
  3. Prior clinical instruction or teaching experience is strongly preferred.
  4. Prior experience with electronic health documentation and simulation is strongly preferred.

Courses are offered during the day. Clinical instruction is offered during the day and occasionally in the evening. Travel is required and is the responsibility of the instructor. Positions are available in the Fall and Spring semesters on an as-needed basis. Review of applications will begin immediately.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu  In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:School of Nursing
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Professor - College of Arts and Sciences

The University is always looking to build a resume pool for possible adjunct faculty in the various disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and math/science areas.

Temporary, College of Arts and Sciences

Description:

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking adjunct faculty who are passionate about teaching and student learning for the College of Arts and Sciences.

The University is always looking to build a resume pool for possible adjunct faculty in the various disciplines in the humanities, social sciences, and math/science areas. In particular, there tends to be a need for adjunct faculty assistance in the following fields:

  • Math & Sciences
    • Biology - particularly Anatomy & Physiology
    • Chemistry
    • Mathematic

 

  • Social Sciences
    • Communication
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Criminal Justice
    • Social Work
    • History

 

  • Humanities
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Religion
    • Film & Media Arts
    • Music
    • English as a Second Language

 

 The adjunct professor is expected to teach in the College of Arts and Sciences program while accepting the following responsibilities:   

  1. Teaching the assigned course, this includes lecture notes, presentation prep, exam questions prep, and syllabus prep.
  2. Participating in orientation sessions and departmental planning activities.
  3. Providing educational support for students on an as-need basis.
  4. Responsibilities for all other duties as assigned by the Dean.

 Requirements:

  1. Must have a minimum of a master’s degree and at least 18 graduate hour in the discipline of teaching interest.
  2. Must have excellent organizational, communication, teaching and decision-making skills.
  3. Experience using Joule and/or other web-based learning management system is preferred.

Positions are available in the spring, summer and fall semesters on an as needed basis. Classes are offered days, evenings, and online. Review of applications is ongoing with hiring being done on an as-needed basis. Candidate applications will be retained for future terms. As part of a cover letter, please indicate areas of interest as well as preferred teaching times (all/spring/summer and M-F days/ weekends/evenings/online).

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, copies of graduate transcripts, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:College of Arts and Sciences
Employment Type:Temporary
Position Type:Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Professor - Patton College of Education

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking adjunct faculty who are passionate about teaching and student learning for the Patton College of Education.

Temporary, Patton College of Education

Description:

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking adjunct faculty who are passionate about teaching and student learning for the Patton College of Education.

We are currently seeking faculty in the fields of:

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Instructional Leadership
  • Educational Coach and Mentoring
  • Educational Technology

The adjunct professor is expected to teach in the Patton College of Education program while accepting the following responsibilities:   

  1. Teaching the assigned education course, this includes lecture notes, presentation prep, exam questions prep, and syllabus prep.
  2. Participating in and recommending curriculum development and evaluation.
  3. Providing educational support for students on an as-need basis.
  4. Responsibilities for all other duties as assigned by the Dean.

Requirements:

  1. Must have a minimum of Rank I (Master’s + 30) or EdS in Education
  2. Must have excellent organizational, communication, teaching and decision-making skills.
  3. Must have a minimum of five years in a certified position in the P-12 setting.
  4. Experience using Joule and/or other web-based learning platform preferred.

Classes are offered days, evenings, and online. Positions are available in the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters on an as needed basis. Review of applications will begin immediately.

Important Notes: Resume and other application materials will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. Please, specifically address the qualifications, competencies and desired qualifications in your resume and application materials.

The University of Pikeville is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:Patton College of Education
Employment Type:Temporary
Position Type:Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Professor - Coleman College of Business

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking adjunct faculty who are passionate about teaching and student learning for the Coleman College of Business.

Temporary, College of Business

Description:

The University of Pikeville (UPIKE), the Leading University in Central Appalachia, is currently seeking adjunct faculty who are passionate about teaching and student learning for the Coleman College of Business.

We are currently seeking faculty in the fields of:

  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Business Law
  • Sports Management
  • Healthcare

The adjunct professor is expected to teach in the Coleman College of Business program while accepting the following responsibilities:   

  1. Teaching the assigned business course, this includes lecture notes, presentation prep, exam questions prep, and syllabus prep.
  2. Participating in and recommending curriculum development and evaluation.
  3. Providing tutoring for students on an as-need basis.
  4. Responsibilities for all other duties as assigned by the Dean.

Requirements:

  1. Must have a minimum of Master’s degree.
  2. Must have a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the course you wish to teach.
  3. Must have excellent organizational, communication, teaching and decision-making skills.
  4. Prior college teaching experience is strongly preferred.
  5. Experience using Joule and/or other web-based learning platform preferred.

 

Classes are offered days, evenings, and online. Positions are available in the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters on an as needed basis. Review of applications will begin immediately.

The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5216.

For more information about the University of Pikeville, please visit http://www.upike.edu. Interested applicants should complete the online application by visiting http://jobs.upike.edu. In addition to the application, interested applicants are requested to attach to their application a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three to five professional references.

Department:College of Business
Employment Type:Temporary
Position Type:Adjunct Faculty

Available Work Study Positions

23 work study positions.

Student Assistant - Men's Bowling - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Assistant for Men's Bowling.

Part-Time, Athletics

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Assistant for Men's Bowling.

Duties:

  1. Compile statistics and provide report to Men's Bowling Coach.
  2. Assist Head coach with Team Practices and events and work in the Pro Shop.
  3. Keep bowling center and locker room clean before and after practice.
  4. Handle Ball Spinners and Ball Resurfacing supplies at events, practices, etc.

Requirements:

  1. Must have knowledge of the sport of bowling and drilling techniques.
  2. Must have good math skills.

 

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Athletics
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Student Assistant for the UPIKE Academic Team - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Assistant for the UPIKE Academic Team.

Part-Time, Academic Affairs

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Assistant for the UPIKE Academic Team.

Academic Team schedules will be determined at the beginning of each semester. Schedules will be agreed upon by coaches, team members, and work  study students. All workers are expected to attend team practice sessions, tournaments, and all scheduled special events hosted by the team.

The Student Assistant for the UPIKE Academic Team will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following duties:

  • Room set up/clean up for practice
  • Keeping up with player and team statistics and attendance at all practices and tournaments
  • Assisting coach with analyzing stats and attendance records to determine playing time for team members
  • Writing, organizing, or copying questions and study materials for team members
  • Assist with organization and set up of all special events and tournaments
  • Assist in record keeping and fundraising
  • Other Academic Team related errands and duties as assigned

Required/Preferred Job Skills:

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Basic computer skills
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Academic Affairs
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Sports Information Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applicants for Sports Information Student Assistants for the 2017-18 academic year.

Part-Time, Athletics

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applicants for Sports Information Student Assistants for the 2017-18 academic year. UPIKE, a member of the Mid-South Conference and the NAIA, sponsors twenty-two sports and the work study positions will assist in the sports information duties of all home contests, which will include night and weekend work.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Game management
  • Collecting statistical data
  • Writing press releases
  • Photography
  • Videography
  • Public address announcing
  • Other duties as assigned by the Sports Information Director 
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Athletics
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

UPIKE Field Station - Work Study

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of UPIKE Field Station work-study.

Part-Time, Other

Description:

The UPIKE field station is looking for two students who can work together to maintain the UPIKE field station. Work will require the presence of two people at all times. 

Basic Job Duties:

  • Cutting and controlling kudzu and other vines
  • Cutting and controlling Rosa multiflora
  • Cutting, pulling, and controlling for Japanese honeysuckle
  • Clearing debris and litter
  • Working on goals established by an in-house forest stand improvement plan

People living in Prestonsburg or Paintsville preferred as the site is about eight miles past Prestonsburg.  Reimbursement for mileage will be allowed. Students should be comfortable working in adverse conditions on uneven ground doing strenuous physical activity.

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Other
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Peer Career Center Advisor - Work Study

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of Peer Career Center Advisor work-study.

Part-Time, Student Services

Description:

If you are interested in social media, marketing and communicating this is a position where you can make a difference as well as have the opportunity to learn, grow and have demonstrated results to show for your time.

The Peer Career Advisors will serve as an important link.  This position will serve as an ambassador on behalf of Career Counseling and help inform and educate students on our workshops, services and resources by assisting in promoting Career Counseling around campus and increasing effectiveness regarding information and participation. 

Basic Job Duties:

  • Assist with communication of messages regarding the work of career counseling
  • Help develop and execute marketing plans
  • Provide effective resources to peers or refer peers to resources
  • Work with and promote student use of the Career Closets
  • Represent Career Counseling with employers and others

Education/Skill Requirements:

  • Interest in helping students
  • Ability to relate and interact with individuals both one-on-one and in group situations
  • Ability to manage multiple projects
  • Takes initiative and follows through on necessary details
  • Demonstrate professional communication
  • Willingness to work in a team setting and build rapport with others
  • Availability during occasional evening hours and/or an occasional weekend for special events and presentations

 

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Student Services
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Communication & Media Assistant - Work Study

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of Communication & Media Assistant work-study.

Part-Time, Communication

Description:

Student workers will work with the supervisor to set appropriate hours. Students will assist in preparing university publications and services related to the communication program and other UPIKE programs as needed. Listed below are potential job duties. Specific job duties will be assigned weekly:

Basic Job Duties:

  • Assist with weekly Bear Facts deadline
  • Write stories, according to AP Style
  • Design flyers, brochures, PowerPoint presentations, or needed media pieces
  • Organize and update Bear Facts archives
  • Post to social media
  • Conduct Internet research relating to communication as needed for publications or reports
  • Post flyers, signs, and advertising around campus
  • Participate in informational sessions held related to communication program
  • Complete other office or clerical duties as needed
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Communication
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Spanish Program Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Assistant for the Spanish Program.

Part-Time, Spanish

Description:

The Spanish program seeks a work-study student for the primary purpose of operating the Language Center for SPN student usage. The student must work with the department faculty to establish a regular schedule/hours of operation and then must maintain that schedule through the semester.

Basic Job Duties:

  • Provide assistance to the Spanish faculty on various projects which may, at times, take place outside the regular working period
  • Tutor students who come to the Language Center during regular hours of operation
  • Responsible for keeping the Language Center open during regular hours of operation
  • Run errands on campus
  • Ensure cleanliness of the Language Center

Education/Skills: 

  • Basic knowledge of the Spanish language and must have completed Spanish 112 (Elementary Spanish II)
  • Willing to work with and assist students in the Spanish program
  • Must be dependable and punctual
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Spanish
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

737 Support Laborers - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of 737 Support Laborers.

Part-Time, Campus Ministries

Description:

Student workers will be working with the 737 program of the spiritual life of UPIKE. This job will require being involved in the set up and tear down of the 737 event, which is exclusively on Sundays.

Basic Job Duties:

  • Setting up equipment and speakers for 737
  • Moving tables
  • Preparing Booth for the 737 event
  • Working to tear down the equipment and put away items from 737
  • Requires Sunday availabiliy
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Campus Ministries
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Office Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Office Assistant for the Social Sciences department.

Part-Time, Social Sciences

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Office Assistant for the Humanities department. Student workers must be willing to work as a team. You are expected to arrive at work alert and with the needs of the patrons/job duties in mind. Be ready to answer questions and be able to offer general assistance, when needed. Student workers are assigned daily tasks and assignments. All tasks assigned must be completed before study time.

Basic Job Duties:

Proper training and instruction will be given at the time an assignment or task is assigned. Listed below are the basic job duties required of all student workers: 

  • Assisting faculty for the College of Arts and Sciences –Social Sciences Department, under the supervision/direction of the Administrative Assistant for CAS.
  • Helping staff members with various projects/tasks.
  • Internet Research.
  • Cleaning shelves and work areas.
  • Photocopying.
  • Shredding.
  • Faxing.
  • Maintain paper in printer.
  • Run errands.
  • Other tasks, as needed and assigned.

Required/Preferred Job Skills:

The following are required job skills and traits necessary for employment in the College of Arts & Sciences - Humanities Office:

  • Honesty
  • Trustworthy
  • Confidentiality
  • Good & Friendly Customer Service
  • Self-Starter
  • Motivation
  • Positive and Proactive Attitude
  • Typing/Data Entry Skills
  • Accuracy

The following are preferred job skills:

  • Microsoft Office: Excel & Word
  • Telephone Etiquette

 

 

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Social Sciences
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Advancement Work Study - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of work-study in the Advancement Department.

Part-Time, Advancement

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of work-study in the Advancement Department.

Student workers will be working with the Advancement staff to complete assignments related to office operations. You must have the ability to work independently or as a team and must stick to your assigned schedule. Confidentiality is a must in this office. Student workers are assigned daily tasks and assignments. All tasks must be completed each day and prior to working on homework. The hours of operation for the office are Monday- Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. with some evenings and weekends

We do have a dress code, attendance policy, and list of rules that all student workers must follow or will risk being terminated. Training and student worker meetings are mandatory. Listed below are the basic job duties required of all student workers:

 Basic Job Duties:

  • Basic computer skills needed
  • Scanning and filing documents
  • Organizing and labeling donations for the Career Closet
  • Assist with mailings
  • Assist with photography
  • Prepare and work fundraising and alumni events
  • Other tasks as needed
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Advancement
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Student Activities Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part time position of Student Activities Assistant.

Part-Time, Student Services

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Activities Assistant. Under the supervision of the Student Activities Coordinator this position will help create and carry out events held by the department of Student Activities.

Basic Job Duties:

  • Assist with the coordination of events organized by the Student Activities department.
  • Create advertisements for the promotion of upcoming events.
  • Coordinate and assist with the setup and tear down of events.
  • Attend and supervise events as needed.
  • Assist with the data collection related to student activities.

 

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Student Services
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Student Lounge Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part time position of Student Lounge Assistant.

Part-Time, Student Services

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Lounge Assistant. Under the supervision of the Student Activities Coordinator this position will oversee the student lounge and/or the student weight room.

Basic Job Duties:

  • Coordinate activities occurring in the student lounge as well as the student weight room.
  • Maintain the cleanliness and appropriate use of the specified areas.
  • Provide appropriate documentation of equipment check-out and attendance records.

Hours are flexible and would be established according to the student’s schedule.

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Student Services
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Intramural Sports Official - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part time position of Intramural Sports Official.

Part-Time, Student Services

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Intramural Sports Official. Under the supervision of the Student Activities Coordinator this position will assist with various sporting events coordinated by the Student Activities department.

Basic Job Duties:

  • Serve as the officiate for various sporting events (i.e. flag football, basketball, volleyball, etc.).

Training will be provided alongside league manuals and rulebooks. This position may also assist the Student Activities Assistant and Student Lounge Assistant to ensure hours are met.

 

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Student Services
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Film and Media Arts Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Assistant in the Film and Media Arts department.

Part-Time, Film & Media Arts

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Student Assistant in the Film and Media Arts department.

The Student Assistant will be over the video equipment room in CTC 419.

Duties would include:.  

  • Assist Students with Video Projects
  • Oversee the ARM 421 and CTC 125 Computer Labs
  • Check Out and Accept Returns of FMA Equipment
  • Help Film and Edit Promotional Videos for the University through FMA
  • Assist in the Creation of Advanced Video Projects Such as the Breaks Interstate Park Documentary
  • Help with setting up for important shoots we do here in the CTC, such as monthly Bear TV newscasts in the Holler studio
  • Assist with the planning and setup of the UPIKE U-Parodies event and the annual film festival

All Education and Skill Requirements:

  • Required: Proficiency in Editing (Adobe Premiere)
  • Required: Proficiency in Video Camera Usage
  • Preferred: Some Experience in Adobe Photoshop and Soundbooth
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Film & Media Arts
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Financial Aid Student Worker - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Financial Aid Student Worker.

Part-Time, Financial Aid

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Financial Aid Student Worker.

Basic Job Duties:

  • Providing coverage for front desk,
  • Answering phones, greeting students upon entering office
  • General clerical duties,
  • Assisting office staff with tasks,
  • Other duties as assigned.

All Education and Skill Requirements:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent customer service
  • Ability to multitask and work in a highly stressful environment
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Financial Aid
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Baseball Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part time position of Baseball Student Assistant.

Part-Time, Athletics

Description:

The Baseball Student Assistant works on the Baseball Field, Equipment Room, and Locker Room.

   Basic Job Duties:

  • Laundry

  • Mowing Grass

  • Raking Dirt

  • Edging Grass

  • Organizing Equipment

  • Cleaning Locker Room

  • Equipment Sheds

 The student worker must be: hardworking, on time, motivated, and organized.

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Athletics
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Men's Basketball Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of Men’s Basketball work-study.

Part-Time, Athletics

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of Men’s Basketball work-study.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in planning and conducting practice
  • Assist in daily laundry duties
  • Gym set-up and clean-up
  • Assist in mail pick-up
  • Assist in skill development and conditioning
  • Assist study table and academic performance of student athlete
  • Assist during game-day operations and management (You are required to be at all home men’s basketball games; unless approved in advance)
  • Assist all video responsibilities
  • Assist in fund raising
  • Insure health and safety
  • Emphasize integrity and educational welfare of student athletes
  • Assist with community service
  • Comply with all UPIKE, MSC, and NAIA rules and regulations
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Athletics
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

PMC Volunteer - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Volunteer at Pikeville Medical Center.

Part-Time, Other

Description:

The PMC Volunteer will provide volunteer assistance to the patients of Pikeville Medical Center.

Basic Job Duties:

  • Notify Director of Guest Services of any absences
  • Sign in and out when reporting to and leaving volunteer assignment
  • Wear volunteer uniform and PMC issued identification badge
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times and do not discuss any information learned while on-site to anyone out of the unit, department or PMC
  • Run miscellaneous errands as directed
  • Answering telephone using proper telephone etiquette
  • Clerical duties as requested
  • Assist with special projects/mailings as directed
  • Filing
  • Deliver patient mail, magazines and puzzles to rooms
  • Assist with logging/gathering lost and found articles
  • Assist information desk staff (room numbers, escort visitors, retrieve wheelchairs, transport visitors in wheelchairs)
  • Play piano in designated departments for patients, their families and PMC visitors
  • Patient visitation
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Other
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Academic Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Academic Assistant in the Academic Assistance department.

Part-Time, Academic Affairs

Description:

Student Academic Assistants will provide university students with assistance in course work, study skills, and test/quiz preparation. Student workers must have taken and successfully completed a course before working with other students in the course. Successful completion is considered a grade of "A" or" "B". Student workers have the option of working afternoon hours or evening hours as their schedule allows. All tutoring will take place in the rooms located on the ground floor of the library. To accommodate students, periodic tutoring outside of this location may be allowed, but requires approval from the Academic Assistance coordinator.

We do have a dress code, attendance policy, and list of rules that all student workers must follow or will risk being terminated. Training and student worker meetings are mandatory. Listed below are the basic job duties required of all student workers:

Basic Job Duties:

  • Be dependable
  • Be courteous and helpful to all students seeking assistance.
  • Maintain a record of student and subject area(s) you have worked with.
  • Submit your time sheets as directed by the office of Student Financial Services.
  • Attend training sessions and meetings as planned by the program coordinator.
  • Fill out paperwork in business office for employment.
  • Provide program coordinator with transcript and hours available to work.
  • Complete all paperwork required by Office of Student Financial Services.
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Academic Affairs
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Football (Housekeeping) Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of Football (Housekeeping) Student Assistant work-study.

Part-Time, Athletics

Description:

Student Assistant will be involved with cleaning and maintaining turf field, weight room and coaches office area. This position will require: vacuuming turf field, wiping down weight room equipment, sweeping and mopping, and cleaning out buses.

Attendance is required daily and possible weekends.  Listed below are the basic job duties required of all student workers:

Basic Job Duties:

  • Vacuuming
  • Sweeping
  • Cleaning
  • Moping
  • Spraying turf with disinfectant spray
  • Wiping down / spraying weight room with disinfectant spray
  • Any other assignments as needed
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Athletics
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Football (Secretary) Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time position of Football (Secretary) Student Assistant work-study.

Part-Time, Athletics

Description:

Student Assistant workers will be doing basic secretarial work for Football Coaches. You are expected to arrive at work in a timely manner, ready to work as needed. Be ready to answer questions and be of general assistance when needed. Student workers are required to be at work each day and will be assigned daily tasks and assignments. All tasks must be completed each day. There will be a dress code and an attendance policy.

If there is a recruit on campus, you will be expected to show the recruit around campus and around the facility. Knowledge of campus history and campus in general is useful.

Will help with filling envelopes with recruiting information that will be taken to mail room to be mailed out.

Basic Job Duties:

  • Use of Microsoft Word/Excel
  • Pick up Mail
  • Show Recruits around Campus
  • Filling envelopes and take to campus mailroom
  • Any other assignments as needed
Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Athletics
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Public Affairs Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Public Affairs Student Assistant.

Part-Time, Public Relations

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Public Affairs Student Assistant.

Description: The Public Affairs office is a great place to work and network. We welcome all applicants. Student workers must be willing to work as a team. Students majoring in communication or those with photography and graphic design skills would also find this position a resumé builder. Student workers are assigned daily tasks and assignments.

While performing work study responsibilities, you are expected to be appropriately dressed. What you would wear to class would be sufficient. However, no pajamas, no short-shorts, no short dresses, or low-cut tops.

Proper training and instruction will be given at the time an assignment or task is assigned. 

Listed below are the basic job duties required of all student workers:

· Work campus events

· Finishing work on university publications (binding, cutting, sorting, etc)

· Typing/Data Entry using Excel and Word to merge large files

· Helping staff members with various projects/tasks

· Internet Research

· Cleaning shelves and work areas

· Maintain all bulletin boards on campus by decorating and posting flyers

· Process newspapers for archives

· Maintain paper in printer

· Run errands

· Other tasks, as needed and assigned

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Public Relations
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study

Women's Basketball Student Assistant - Federal Work-Study Position

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Women’s Basketball Student Assistant.

Part-Time, Athletics

Description:

The University of Pikeville is seeking applications for the part-time work-study position of Women’s Basketball Student Assistant.

Description:

· We will have two different jobs descriptions for our work study position depending on what hours the student is available. 

· Job responsibilities for a student that is available Monday-Friday 9am-4pm:

·  Assist the coaches with help in the following:  Computer data entry for recruiting, camp and scheduling, addressing envelopes, laundry and maintenance of clean locker-room and office area.

· Job responsibilities for a student that is available late afternoon and evenings for practices and games:

· Assist coaches in practice and games with the following: running the practice clock, filming, sideline management.

Special Instructions:Applicants must be a UPIKE undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year. Work-study students are not permitted to work more than 20 hours per week.
Department:Athletics
Employment Type:Part-Time
Position Type:Work Study