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Workforce Development and Continuing Education Specialist


STARTING DATE:  February, 2018




REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Minimum of an Associate’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution is required.  A minimum of five years of administrative assistant or clerical work experience is required.  Experience managing projects is required.  Experience using the current version of Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required. Ability to effectively communicate, multi-task, meet schedules, accommodate change, and safeguard confidential information is required.




PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Previous experience developing and delivering customized classes for business and industry and/or special interest classes is preferred.




DUTIES:  The Workforce Development and Continuing Education Specialist is responsible for assisting the Associate Dean of Adult Education, Workforce Development, and Continuing Education in ensuring that quality business and industry training and continuing education courses are provided to the college’s service area through the development and delivery of customized courses, short term skills training, career pathway, and special interest courses.




SALARY:  Commensurate with experience and education and will be compensated on Salary Schedule E3, Rank 05 of the Alabama Community College System Board of Trustees salary schedules.   




APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  Lurleen B. Wallace Community College employment announcements and applications are available at and by contacting the Human Resources Office at (334) 881-2223 or  Application materials may be delivered to the Human Resources Office, Room A101 of the Administration Building on the Andalusia Campus, submitted via fax to (334) 881-2300 attention Human Resources, or submitted via U. S. mail to the following address:  LBWCC, Human Resources, P. O. Box 1418, Andalusia, AL 36420.  The submission of all required application materials (an application packet) to the Human Resource Office by the application deadline is the responsibility of the applicant.   




The deadline for submitting all application materials is February 1, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.


Incomplete or late application packets will eliminate the possibility of an interview.




A completed application packet consists of:


  A letter of application.


  A current résumé.


  A completed official College employment application.


  Two letters of reference.


  Copies of all relevant postsecondary transcripts.  Transcript copies must show the identification of the institution, the identification of the applicant, and verify that the applicant has received the minimum degree requirements as stated in the “Required Qualifications” section.  The person chosen to fill the position is required to furnish official transcripts prior to the completion of the first semester of employment.




In addition, prior to receiving an offer of employment applicants are required to submit letters of verification from previous or current employers verifying the work experience stated in the “Required Qualifications” section.  The letters of verification must include the applicant’s beginning and ending dates of employment, employment title, and indicate if the employment was full or part time.




In accordance with Alabama Community College System policy and procedures, the applicant chosen for employment will be required to sign a consent form and to submit a nonrefundable fee of $17.40 for a criminal background check.  Employment will be contingent upon the receipt of a clearance notification from the criminal background check.  Lurleen B. Wallace Community College is an active participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-verify).  E-verify electronically confirms an employee’s eligibility to work in the United States as required by the Department of Homeland Security. Lurleen B. Wallace Community College reserves the right to withdraw this job announcement at any time prior to the awarding.




Lurleen B. Wallace Community College is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the official policy of the Alabama Community College System, including postsecondary institutions under the control of the Alabama Community College System Board of Trustees, that no person shall, on grounds of race, color, handicap, gender, religion, creed, national origin, or age, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program, activity, or employment.  Lurleen B. Wallace Community College will make reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled applicants or employees.