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Kettering University Cooperative Education Manager/Educator

27 Jun 2018 8:41 AM | Steven Bohus (Administrator)

Kettering University 

Cooperative Education Manager/Educator

Direct Link to Job Posting: https://jobs.kettering.edu/postings/4173

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title

Cooperative Education Manager/Educator

Position Class Type

Regular

Position Type

Staff

Other Position Information

Kettering University is a national leader in experiential STEM (science, technology, engineering, math and business) education, integrating an intense academic curriculum with applied professional experience. Through this proven approach we inspire students to realize their potential and advance their ideas by combining theory and practice better than any institution in the world. Kettering University is dedicated to achieving the extraordinary through technological innovation, leadership and service, built on values that foster respect, integrity, creativity, collaboration and excellence in growth, global leadership, community outreach and an engaged community of stakeholders.

BENEFITS include health, dental and vision coverage; retirement benefits with up to a 9% Kettering matching contribution; life and accident insurance; tuition assistance and waiver programs; vacation and holiday pay; sick and disability pay; home purchase assistance program; recreation center membership; and many other benefits.

Position Status

Full-time

If Part Time, hours per week

Posting Text

Preferred Qualifications

-Experience with co-operative education or internships.
-Experience with corporate relations or industry.
-Additional education relevant to position.

Job Specific Required Qualifications

-Bachelor’s Degree with two to three years of progressive experience in higher education, career counseling, recruiting, and/or business setting.
-Experience working with diverse constituencies and the ability to travel for extended periods of time are required.
-Ability to work some evenings and weekends.
-Previous experience in public speaking or presentations.
-Demonstrated familiarity with PC and software applications.
-Must possess current valid unrestricted driver’s license.

Understand and have a commitment to Kettering University Values
a. RESPECT: for teamwork, honesty, encouragement, diversity partnerships with students.
b. INTEGRITY: including accountability, transparency and ethics.
c. CREATIVITY: fostering flexibility and innovation.
d. COLLABORATION: across disciplines and with all partners.
e. EXCELLENCE: in all we do.

Posting Information

Posting Number

SP00143

Posting Date

06/06/2018

Closing Date

Open Until Filled

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

Be prepared to present a PowerPoint selling the benefits of cooperative education, highlighting some of Kettering University’s unique program features.

Job Duties

Job Duties

Percent of total time

25

Duties

Advise/coach students and provides assistance with resumes, cover letters, interview skills, and job search techniques. Promotes and markets cooperative education to students.

Job Duties

Percent of total time

25

Duties

Markets, promotes, and sells Kettering’s co-op program to employers by developing and maintaining co-op and/or full-time job opportunities. Reviews, assists, and provides counsel to employers in the development of co-op job descriptions, work plans, and employment issues.

Job Duties

Percent of total time

25

Duties

Monitors student and employer co-op experience by maintaining ongoing contact, performing reviews of co-op positions, reviewing employer and student evaluations, and conducting employer site visits.

Job Duties

Percent of total time

15

Duties

Coordinate and develop experiential education curriculum and student learning activities including online modules, work reflections, and immersion experiences. Schedule, meet and facilitate scheduled group, and individual instructional and advising sessions.

Job Duties

Percent of total time

5

Duties

Maintains ongoing communication and relationships with Kettering community.

Job Duties

Percent of total time

5

Duties

Performs other duties as assigned or requested.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

1.     * Being able to work with students, employers, faculty, staff, alumni and leadership is key in this position. Please share how you have been able to juggle multiple projects working with a variety of diverse groups of people.

(Open Ended Question)

2.     * This position requires a working knowledge of job development to bring on new employer partners for our co-op program. Please describe what you believe are some key steps in the job development process and what it would take to persuade employers to participate.

(Open Ended Question)

3.     * Describe experiences that would communicate your ability to serve a college-age student population.

(Open Ended Question)

4.     * Please explain how this position would be a good fit for you and where it falls in the scale of your future career goals.

(Open Ended Question)

5.     * Please provide the specific name of the publication or website where you learned about this posting.

(Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

1.     Resume

2.     Cover Letter

3.     List of References

Optional Documents


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