Position Details


Location Keene State College
Department KSC Student Center/Student Life [KRCADM]
Summary of Position

Keene State College‘s Office of Student Involvement and the L.P. Young Student Center are seeking applications for a full-time benefitted position of Evening Operations & Tech Coordinator. As a key member of the Student Center team the successful candidate will ensure quality support and services for events and programs that occur within the facility. This position provides management and support for programs and events in the evenings during the week and on weekends. This is a 12-month, 37.5/hr. work week position with a starting salary of $15.49 per hour, complemented by a generous benefits package.

Under general supervision of the Director, this position manages the following key areas of Student Center operations and support:
• Evening & Weekend Facility & Event Management: oversight of events and programs as well as student employees on weekday evenings and weekend nights; serving as direct supervisor of student Tech Staff and Building Managers; coordination with “daytime” Operations Coordinator of facility to ensure clear flow of communication and sharing of necessary information; enforcement of Student Center and Keene State College policies for safety of the building and its visitors/users; evening hours include direct support of special, major, and/or late night events hosted by student or campus groups, outside community organizations, and conferences held within the facility; the ability to understand, and keep current with event management software (25 Live); problem solving around issues of building use, scheduling and event set-up.
• Student Employment Program: schedule, hire, train, evaluate, and support Tech Crew and Building Manager student employees; provide up-to-date resources for student employee professional development; work with other student staff supervisors within the Office of Student Involvement and Student Center to provide unified messaging, general information, and shared training when applicable; use and make necessary updates/changes to the employee scheduling package (WhenToWork) for Tech Crew and Building Managers; facilitate regular staff meetings for Tech Crew and Building Managers.
• Operation and maintenance of audiovisual equipment within the Student Center: maintain audio/visual equipment including sound system and lighting in Mabel Brown Room, Night Owl Cafe sound rack, multiple smart carts, and projectors throughout the facility; attend and provide direct support for major events within the facility, troubleshoot technical issues; suggest necessary adjustments, upgrades, or changes to support tech needs throughout the building; properly organize and store the variety of equipment, cords, cables, and capital inventory within the building; communicate any tech-related issues to Director of facility.
• Administrative functions: serve on campus committees as requested; provide assistance and support of Student Center/Student Involvement and other major sponsored events; assist the Director with management of the facility.

Additional Job Information

Applicants should be prepared to upload the following documents when applying online:
• Letter of application addressing the above responsibilities
• Resume
• Contact information for three references

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled or otherwise closed at the College’s discretion. For full consideration, submit application materials by Friday, December 8, 2017.

Posting Number/Job Order # PS0674FY18
Acceptable minimum level of education HS or equivalent
Acceptable minimum years of experience 3-5 years
Other minimum qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent, five years’ experience involving progressive responsible duties requiring discretion and independent judgement or Associate’s degree and three years of related experience or a combination of higher education and related experience equal to five years’ experience working with students; demonstrated knowledge of audio/visual equipment; ability to troubleshoot technical problems related to sound, lighting, projection; proven administrative, organizational and interpersonal skills; the ability to handle multiple priorities and problem solve in a fast paced dynamic environment; ability to interact effectively with diverse populations (guests, students, faculty, staff and external agencies) in a positive and empowering manner; demonstrated proficiency with computer applications including MS Office systems, MS Word, Excel, Outlook; ability to work weeknights and weekend hours. We are committed to diversity and multiculturalism and strongly encourage individuals to apply who have a desire to help the College’s ongoing efforts to provide opportunities to help students become responsible global citizens.

Additional Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree; Demonstrated experience working in a student center/union; involvement in Student Activities including on-campus employment as an undergrad/graduate student; experience supervising/advising students; demonstrated expertise in working with sound equipment, theatrical lighting systems, and general audio/visual equipment; demonstrated experience working within a large facility/theater/conference venue environment, demonstrated understanding of college student development including knowledge and practice of student development theory, programming, and risk management; demonstrated experience working with event management software (25Live) and student employee scheduling software (WhenToWork); Additionally, the College has identified desirable qualifications that support our commitment to creating and maintaining a diverse campus community including the ability to speak a second language or to bring a multicultural perspective to the campus.

Salary Information

Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.

Quicklink for Posting http://jobs.usnh.edu/postings/28172
Percent Time Information (FTE) 1.0
Grade 09
EEO Statement

The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.

Institution Information

Posting Details

Posting Date 11/17/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Posting Open to Internal Candidates Only? No
Interested Internal Candidates Exist? No
Job Category Hourly Staff (Non-Exempt)
Appointment Type Regular
If TERM position provide projected end date

Audio/Visual systems
Digital projection
Wireless, lavaliere, and wired microphones
Full concert sound system
Computer, telephone, MFP

DOT Safety Information None applicable

Duties / Responsibilities

Job Duties

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Have you ever been employed by any University System of New Hampshire campus?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. If yes, which location(s):

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you meet the definition of an Internal Candidate? Internal Candidates include: (1) active status employees who have completed the introductory period and (2) adjunct staff members who have been employed within USNH for at least 12 months in total and who have worked at least 1,000 hours during the 12 month period preceding the application for the position. Student employment does not apply toward internal status eligibility.
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you now or will you in the future require sponsorship to work in the United States?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Indicate your highest level of education.
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Technical School
    • Associate
    • Bachelor's
    • Master's
    • Ph.D.
    • J.D.
    • M.D.
    • Other (Please Specify)
  6. * If you chose "Other" regarding level of education, please specify here:

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * How many years of experience do you have in relation to the minimum qualifications of this posting?
    • None
    • 1-2
    • 3-5
    • 6-10
    • 10-15
    • 15+

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Vita
  3. (3) Professional References Contact Info
Optional Documents