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Classification: Staff Status: Full Time (Non-exempt) Location: Hartsville Department/Office: Information Technology

Coker College seeks a creative problem-solver with a passion for programming and system analysis to work with our Department of Information Technology.

This team member’s primary responsibility will be to manage, maintain, and advance the college’s learning management system (LMS).  Specifically, this position will work collaboratively with faculty, staff, and students to tailor this system to meet their unique needs.   In addition, this individual will be expected to stay abreast of new technology trends in order to incorporate any relevant applications to our existing systems.

Other responsibilities include working closely with IT team members and the campus community to advance the college’s and IT’s strategic plan, providing training and additional learning resources to campus regarding our existing and future systems, assisting with broader,  more complex systems, and serving on committees as needed.

This position reports directly to the Vice President for Institutional Identity and Information Technology and will work on-campus in Hartsville, SC.

Job Duties:

  • Develop and maintain applications and databases by evaluating faculty, staff, and student needs; analyzing requirements; developing software systems.

  • Install, test, modify, and correct various information systems programs to assure their proper and effective implementation; provide training during implementation of new projects, modifications or conversions.

  • Review, define, and resolve information systems problems with particular emphasis on the project assigned; identify programming problems; develop effective resolutions.

  • Ensure data integrity and security within information systems.

  • Prepare reports and compile statistical data.

  • Serve as a back­up for the systems administrator.

  • Maintain records and prepare detailed reports of work performed.

  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending workshops/conferences; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

Minimum Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field

  • Ability to effectively analyze information and develop fundamental solutions to incidents/problems

  • A firm understanding of software development, testing, and debugging

  • Willingness to continually learn and improve professionally

  • Ability to work efficiently and collaboratively to meet tight deadlines

  • Experience with project management

Desired Skills & Qualifications:

  • Experience in higher education is a plus, but not required.

  • Experience with object-oriented programming

  • Experience with programming languages (JavaScript and UniBasic)

  • Experience with databases (UniData and SQL)

  • Previous experience with learning management systems (Blackboard Learn preferred)

  • Experience working with enterprise resource planning systems (Ellucian Colleague preferred) and integrated web applications (Entrinsik Informer preferred)

  • Strong communication skills

  • Personal passion for higher education and a dedication to Coker College’s key values of integrity, respect, scholarship, sustainability, service, and contribution

To apply, complete the Coker College Employment Application and send cover letter and resume to [email protected].  Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

 

 

 

 

Classification: Staff Status: Full Time (Non-exempt) Location: Hartsville Department/Office: Library

 

Reporting to the Director of the Library the Library Assistant (LA) staffs the Public Services Desk and oversees and/or performs related public service activities. This includes: assisting patrons in locating material and operating library equipment, overseeing the reserve material collection, generating overdue notices, and helping in other areas as needed. The LA will assist in the training and supervision of work-study students assigned to public services.   The LA provides public related service activities at the Public Services Desk. The Public Services Desk is the focal point of service in the Charles W. & Joan S. Coker Library – Information Technology Center. The desk is staffed continuously during public operating hours.

The Library Assistant partners with the Circulation Coordinator to provide information and circulation services to Library patrons. This 12 month position is the primarily responsible for providing interlibrary loan services to the students, faculty and staff. Library Assistant is responsible for Library in the absence of more senior library staff.

Position responsibilities:

  • Assist library users with the use of the online catalog, databases, media equipment, etc. and locating materials  in the collection.

  • Answer phone and handle patron inquiries, referring them to appropriate staff members regarding

           acquisitions, cataloguing, and, interlibrary loan matters, as well as patrons who have problems with

            databases, research, and circulation matters.

  • Provide interlibrary services using PASCAL Delivers and OCLC’s WorldShare Interlibrary Loan.

  • Maintain accurate records on ILL usage.

  • Provide assistance and help supervise library programming events

  • Assist with training and supervision of work-study students.

  • Sort and process US mail.

  • Open and close library as required.  

  • Participate in weekend service on an as needed basis.

  • Other projects as assigned by the Director of the Library.

Requires a college degree.  Must be competent in Microsoft Office and have knowledgeable in the use of Internet search tools, online databases, integrated library system, specifically Innovative’s Sierra.  Must have previous customer service experience, strong problem solving skills and well developed English-language written and oral communication skills.  Must also be comfortable with technology.

This position will require the ability to stand on a hard surface and walk up and down stairs.  During busy times, the person in this position will frequently be required to leave the desk and assist patrons. Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds and use a stepstool in retrieving and shelving books. Must be able to clearly hear in person and on the telephone. Must be able to shelve books and read call numbers on spine labels. Must also be able to move boxes or carts of books or equipment, up to 100 lbs.

To apply, complete the Coker College Employment Application  and send cover letter and resume to [email protected].   Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 
 
 
Classification: Coaching (Staff) Status: Full Time (Exempt) Location: Hartsville Department/Office: Athletics

 

Coker College, an NCAA Division II institution, invites applications for the position of Head Men’s Volleyball Coach. The successful candidate for this full-time, twelve-month position will oversee all aspects of a collegiate men’s volleyball program, including, but not limited to, recruitment of qualified student-athletes, monitoring academic progress toward degree, budgeting, scheduling, competition and practice preparation, individual and program development, fundraising, and community engagement. The incumbent must fulfill these duties while adhering to all rules, guidelines, and principles as set forth by the NCAA and Coker College.

The ideal candidate is competitive with strong leadership capability and has the ability to motivate and persuade others in a positive direction.    The incumbent is well organized, works efficiently and is successful with time management.  The ideal candidate is also dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus  and has the ability to work collaboratively, be flexible and compromise in order to move forward as a team.  Excellent communications and public relations abilities are a must.  

 Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required.  Experience with an NCAA Volleyball program, a valid driver’s license with clean driving record, knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations, and current CPR and AED certification is required.  

 This is a 12-month position reporting to the Vice President of Athletics and Athletic Facilities.   Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to [email protected]

 Coker College is a student-focused, private liberal arts college located in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker combines round table, discussion-based learning with hands-on experiences to encourage active participation in and out of the classroom. A supportive, close-knit community prepares Coker students with the confidence and practical life skills they need to reach their personal best, in college and beyond.

 Founded in 1908, Coker is a bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting institution and competes in 21 NCAA Division II sports. Coker is ranked among the "Best Colleges" in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review, and by Washington Monthly as No. 5 for value among colleges in the Southeast region.
 

Coker College, in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, marital status, veterans or military status, or against individuals with disabilities, or other legally protected classifications in the areas of employment, admission, financial aid or access to educational or extracurricular programs, activities or facilities.

Classification: Staff Status: Full Time (Exempt) Location: Hartsville Department/Office: Athletics

The Athletic Department at Coker College invites applicants to apply for the full time position of  Assistant Coach, Men's Basketball.    Responsibilities include:

  1. Assist in planning, conducting, and supervising all basketball practices and conditioning sessions.  

  2. Assist in recruiting student-athletes of high academic and athletic abilities within Coker College, South Atlantic Conference, and NCAA regulations.  

  3. Work within the assigned budget provided by the head coach.  

  4. Assist in the monitoring of the academic progress and eligibility of student athletes.

  5. Assist with preparing the game schedule.

  6. Extensive travel is required.  

  7. Perform other duties as responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Athletics and/or the Head Coach.  

The ideal candidate is competitive with strong leadership capability and has the ability to motivate and persuade others in a positive direction.    The incumbent is well organized, works efficiently and is successful with time management.  The ideal candidate is also dedicated to developing meaningful, collegial working relationships with students, faculty, and staff across campus  and has the ability to work collaboratively, be flexible and compromise in order to move forward as a team.  Excellent communications and public relations abilities are a must.  

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required.  Experience with an NCAA intercollegiate Men's Basketball program, a valid driver’s license with clean driving record, knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations and current CPR and AED certification is required.  

This is a 12-month position reporting to the Head Coach of Men's Basketball and will begin on June 1, 2017.  Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to [email protected].  

Coker College is a student-focused, private liberal arts college located in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker combines round table, discussion-based learning with hands-on experiences to encourage active participation in and out of the classroom. A supportive, close-knit community prepares Coker students with the confidence and practical life skills they need to reach their personal best, in college and beyond.

Founded in 1908, Coker is a bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting institution and competes in 21 NCAA Division II sports. Coker is ranked among the "Best Colleges" in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review, and by Washington Monthly as No. 5 for value among colleges in the Southeast region.

Coker College, in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, including Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, marital status, veterans or military status, or against individuals with disabilities, or other legally protected classifications in the areas of employment, admission, financial aid or access to educational or extracurricular programs, activities or facilities.