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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

STUDENT SUCCESS CENTER TUTOR WORK STUDY


Skills Needed to Perform Job: 
  • An “A” in Course and Faculty recommendation. 
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Must display a caring and compassionate attitude toward other students.
  • Must be a WVU-P student.

Will work as a tutor for community members and/or their children and WVU-P student tutor.  This position may be a work study or regular paid employee. 

 
Descriptions of Duties: 

·        Tutor subject/subjects recommended by faculty. 

·        Tutor group, individual, or drop-in sessions.

·        Attend tutor training meetings.

·        Tutors request assessment meetings with faculty members to discuss a “tutoring Plan” for the group/individual, which tutors then note in the tutoring notebook.

·        Tutor keeps daily notes of each tutoring sessions.  These records include attendance, progress of tutees, and content area tutored.

·        Tutor keeps a Tutee Log including the signatures of the tutees after tutors have reviewed the Tutee Contract with them.

·        Tutor documents each group and each individual tutoring session on the lined Student Record paper. Notes are made of material covered, absences, and evaluation of tutees’ efforts and progress.

·        Keeps supervisor informed concerning any change in tutee’s status, such as a reassignment of a tutor or a class withdrawal.  Tutors inform supervisor when tutee needs removed from group session and given individual tutoring.

·        Tutor refers to Faculty Resource book to schedule appointments with individual faculty member when necessary.

·        Tutors may cancel a session, but they must notify supervisor before the absence in a timely manner.

·        At the end of each semester or when tutees discontinue tutoring services, tutors request that their tutees fill out an Exit Survey; the surveys are filled out in the Center to ensure that they are completed and returned.  The surveys serve as an evaluation of the tutor and Student Success Center services.

·        Tutors receive evaluations each semester. 
 
 
TO APPLY:  Must be eligible for Financial Aid, please contact the Financial Aid Office to check on your eligibility for work study (304.424.8210 or finaid@wvup.edu).
 
Contact Janice McCue in the Student Success Center (304.424.8278 or janice.mccue@wvup.edu) if you are interested in applying as a tutor.

 

Friday, August 29, 2014

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF PARKERSBURG-PROGRAM ASSISTANT WORK STUDY

TITLE:  Program Assistant
DEPARTMENT: Games Room, Tech Lab, Gym, Teen Room
SUPERVISOR:  Program Director

HOURS: 15-20 hrs/week
RATE: $7.25/hour

JOB SUMMARY: To provide safe, positive programs for members

QUALIFICATIONS
  • EDUCATION: Some college
  • EXPERIENCE: Experience working with youth is preferred
  • SKILLS:
    • Professionalism and attention to detail
    • Ability to create and implement diverse and varied programs
    • Abilitiy to supervise and motivate youth
    • Ability to deal positively with members during misbehavior
PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Pre-employment drug screen, criminal & professional background check required
  • Ability to actively engage with members sitting, standing and at play
  • Ability to maintain emotional control under stress
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Engage positively with members
  • Provide fun, interactive programs which provide opportunities for high yield learning
  • Provide fun, interactive, and on-going experiences for members
    • Leading a variety of sports and physical recreation activities
    • Teaching members skills using digital technology
    • Teaching members cooperative play in billiards, table tennis, etc.

The above is not intended to be an "all-inclusive" list of duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.


PLEASE CHECK IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR WORK STUDY BY CONTACTING THE FINANCIAL AID OFFICE AT 304.424.8210 OR BY SENDING AN E-MAIL TO finaid@wvup.edu.

TO APPLY: Please send your cover letter and resume to heather.skidmore@wvup.edu, please inform her of your interest in applying for the FRONT DESK ASSISTANT WORK STUDY JOB at the BOYS & GIRLS CLUB of PARKERSBURG.

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED FOR AN INTERVIEW.

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF PARKERSBURG-KITCHEN ASSISTANT WORK STUDY

TITLE:  Kitchen Assistant
DEPARTMENT: Games Room
SUPERVISOR: Brent Stull

HOURS: 15-20 hrs/week
RATE: $7.25/hour

JOB SUMMARY: To ensure all members receive healthy, nutritious meals.


QUALIFICATIONS
  • EDUCATION:  Some college preferred
  • EXPERIENCE: Experience working with youth and/or kitchen experience is preferred 
  • SKILLS:
    • Professionalism and attention to detail
    • Ability to keep a sanitary kitchen & prepare group meals
    • Abilitiy to supervise and motivate youth
    • Ability to deal positively with members during misbehavior
PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Pre-employment drug screen, criminal & professional background check required
  • Ability to regularly lift 20 lbs.
  • Ability to drive BGCP vehichle
  • Ability to maintain emotional control under stress
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Pick-up, serve, and clean-up prepared meals
  • Ensure compliance of health and safety requirements
  • Completion of daily meal reports
  • Prepare meals as needed for up to 100 youth
  • Ensure safe & orderly meal distribution
  • Educate members on healthy eating, nutrition, and cooking
The above is not intended to be an "all-inclusive" list of duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.


PLEASE CHECK IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR WORK STUDY BY CONTACTING THE FINANCIAL AID OFFICE AT 304.424.8210 OR BY SENDING AN E-MAIL TO finaid@wvup.edu.

TO APPLY: Please send your cover letter and resume to heather.skidmore@wvup.edu, please inform her of your interest in applying for the KITCHEN ASSISTANT WORK STUDY JOB at the BOYS & GIRLS CLUB of PARKERSBURG

Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF PARKERSBURG-EDUCATION ASSISTANT WORK STUDY

Title: Education Assistant
Supervisor: Sally Stull

Hours: 15-20 hours per week
Rate of Pay: $7.25 per hour

 
Purpose of Student's Job: To assist members in setting and achieving their educational goals

Description of Duties:   
  • Engage positively with members
  • Help members complete homework or tutoring in academic subjects
  • Employ multiple reading intervention techniques to increase reading fluency & comprehension
  • Provide fun, interactive programs which provide opportunities for high yield learning
Qualifications
  • Education: Education 100+ students preferred
  • Experience: Experience working with youth in an educational setting preferred
  • Skills: Professionalism, strong communication skills required, group leadership skills (including an understanding of group dynamics), ability to tutor, supervise and motivate youth, and ability to deal positively with members during misbehavior
  • Physical and Mental Requirements: Pre-employment drug screen, criminal & professional background check required, ability to actively engage with members while sitting, standing, and at play, and ability to maintain emotional control under stress


The above is not intended to be an "all-inclusive" list of duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.

To Apply: Must be eligible to participate in the Federal Work Study Program. If you are uncertain, please contact the Financial Aid Office at (304) 424-8210.

E-mail resume and cover letter to heather.skidmore@wvup.edu. Please state you are interested in the BOYS & GIRLS CLUB-EDUCATION ASSISTANT WORK STUDY JOB.

Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF PARKERSBURG FRONT DESK ASSISTANT WORK STUDY

TITLE:  Front Desk Assistant
DEPARTMENT:  Games Room
SUPERVISOR:  Brent Stull

HOURS:  15-20 hrs/week
RATE:  $7.25/hour

JOB SUMMARY:  To create a welcoming, positive environment when members enter the Club.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • EDUCATION:  Some college
  • EXPERIENCE:  Experience working with youth is preferred
  • SKILLS: 
    • Professionalism and attention to detail
    • Strong communication skills required
    • Group leadership skills, including an understanding of group dynamics
    • Abilitiy to supervise and motivate youth
    • Ability to deal positively with members during misbehavior
PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Pre-employment drug screen, criminal & professional background check required
  • Ability to actively engage with members sitting, standing and at play
  • Ability to remember and recall members by name
  • Ability to maintain emotional control under stress
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Welcome members by name as they enter the Club
  • Answer phones and engage with visitors as they enter the building
  • Register new members and assist in some light clerical duties
  • Asssit in maintaining a safe, positive environment
The above is not intended to be an "all-inclusive" list of duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job.  Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.


PLEASE CHECK IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR WORK STUDY BY CONTACTING THE FINANCIAL AID OFFICE AT 304.424.8210 OR BY SENDING AN E-MAIL TO finaid@wvup.edu.

TO APPLY:  Please send your cover letter and resume to heather.skidmore@wvup.edu, please inform her of your interest in applying for the FRONT DESK ASSISTANT WORK STUDY JOB at the BOYS & GIRLS CLUB of PARKERSBURG.

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED FOR AN INTERVIEW.


Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Extrusion Operator

Extrusion Operator Pactiv, the world’s largest manufacturer and distributor of food packaging and foodservice products, is currently looking for thermoforming operators.

OVERVIEW:
Extrusion operators are responsible for operating extrusion machines throughout the shift, assisting others to meet production goals according to customer specifications, and maintaining a safe work environment.

DESCRIPTION:
 Mixes thermoplastic materials, according to formula, for feeding extrusion machine.
 Sets up extrusion machine by inputting information into a computer console, set roll gaps to precise sizes, and ensures quality control is production grade.
 Monitors all extrusion machines to make sure that all working parts are in alignment.
 Measures extruded article with measuring wheel and cuts to specified length using a knife.
 Installs dies, mandrels, containers, heating coils, press tools, extrusion heads, and run-out bridging in press using hand tools.
 Regulates rate of extrusion to prevent metal rupture and adherence of metal to container walls.
 Records data such as crew time, number of billets used and items processed.
 Troubleshoots all areas and working parts of the extrusion machine.  Performs other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:
 To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess a high school diploma or equivalent; technical degree preferred.
 Must be reliable, detail oriented, and self-driven with the ability to multitask while meeting deadlines.
 Prior experience working with extrusion machines and/or in the plastics industry is preferred.

Apply in person at: Pactiv 100 Commercial St. Mineral Wells, WV 26150
or send resume to kshultz@pactiv.com

We offer a competitive wage and benefits package including paid time off, insurance (medical/dental/vision/life), 401(k) and much more.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

Thermoforming Operator

Thermoforming Operator Pactiv, the world’s largest manufacturer and distributor of food packaging and foodservice products, is currently looking for thermoforming operators.

OVERVIEW:
Thermoforming operators are responsible for operating thermoforming machines throughout the shift, assisting others to meet production goals according to customer specifications, and maintaining a safe work environment.

DESCRIPTION:
 Responsible for the overall continuing manufacturing process.
 Accurately reads and operates machine’s computer console.
 Sets up and installs mold bases.
 Uses measurement instruments to check work.
 Makes adjustments and notifies Tooling personnel of the need for more complex machine adjustments.
 Removes parts from the press.
 Loads and removes inserts in the mold (change over) and inspects parts.
 When necessary, performs the same duties as other production employees and packers.
 Packs plastic containers and lids of various sizes into sleeves and boxes.
 Grinds scrap material out of sleeves.  Performs other duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:
 To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess a high school diploma or equivalent; technical degree preferred.
 Must be reliable, detail oriented, and self-driven with the ability to multitask while meeting deadlines.
 Prior experience working with thermoformers and/or in the plastics industry is preferred.

Apply in person at: Pactiv 100 Commercial St. Mineral Wells, WV 26150
or send resume to kshultz@pactiv.com

We offer a competitive wage and benefits package including paid time off, insurance (medical/dental/vision/life), 401(k) and much more.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status, or any other characteristics protected by law.