Responsible for driving the Mobile Go Center, set up and operation of related equipment, computer laptops, and assisting/advising potential students and their families with college-related information. The Mobile Go Center Coordinator and Driver serves to represent Tarleton State University to the general public, public and private agencies, and local school districts and is an enthusiastic advocate for access to higher education.; Work hours: Mon-Fri; 8 AM-5 PM or as work requirements indicate
Responsibilities: 30% Driving vehicle, pulling trailer, and set up trailer (a three-quarter or one ton pickup truck towing a 42 foot trailer with Gross Trailer Weight of 15,000 pounds). Specifically, hooking up the trailer to the truck and inspecting hitch connections prior to travel; disconnecting, securing, and leveling trailer; connecting electrical outlets or setting up generator; packing, unpacking, and setting up tables and computer equipment; establishing satellite and internet links; inspecting the truck and trailer for safety equipment and physical condition; maintaining vehicle and trailer maintenance and repair logs; and scheduling standard maintenance and repairs with minimal downtime
60% Provide bi-weekly recruiting reports to Recruitment Coordinator and Director of Â Undergraduate Recruitment. Assisting/advising potential students and their families with college-related information including using and maintain a laptop computer; explaining degree plans, admissions and registration procedures, financial aid information, and other information related to enrollment; may include assisting in completing admissions and financial aid applications
5% Scheduling Mobile Go Center for events and recruitment--including making contact with event planners and location representatives, planning destination and return routes, and confirming set up locations prior to arrival. Assisting Admission recruiters at recruitment events when necessary.
5% May require coordinating, documenting, and tracking data and other details of Mobile Go Center program; Performs other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience: Bachelors degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Two years related work experience with student outreach, recruitment, and/or advising, and the equivalency of one year related experience (paid or unpaid) driving a full-size heavy duty (3/4 ton and up) pick-up truck while towing (fifth wheel or gooseneck hitched) large cargo (>20 feet).
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively to ensure understanding.
Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses: Must have or obtain Texas Commercial drivers License (Class A CDL) within 30 days of employment
Other Requirements: Satisfactory drug test required. Will require various work hours and work days including some nights/weekends.
Internal Number: R-030009
About Tarleton State University
Tarleton State University, offering its own brand of personal attention, a unique history, and an exciting future, is founding member of The Texas A&M University System.
Founded as John Tarleton College in 1899, today's university offers cutting-edge academic facilities and world-class faculty with extensive real-world experience.
With its main campus in Stephenville, Tarleton offers centers in Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, RELLIS-Bryan and a global campus for state-of-the-art online programs. Extending the reach of educational value, Tarleton has boosted its selection of online graduate and undergraduate programs through classes in these centers.
Students may select areas of study from six colleges: Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Graduate Studies, Health Sciences and Human Services, Liberal and Fine Arts, and Science and Technology.
More than 60 bachelor's programs and 30 graduate degrees, featuring doctoral studies in educational leadership, have led more than 13,000 students from 45 states and more than 20 foreign countries to make Tarleton State their collective choice for a college education.
Tarleton's research cent...ers are daily searching for solutions to global problems. For instance, the Texas Institute for Applied Environmental Research conducts analyses to address environmental issues facing the state and nation, while the Southwest Regional Dairy Center, using an almost $1 million grant, is working on ways to turn animal waste into a viable energy source.
Tarleton's blueprints for a brighter-than-ever future include a new applied sciences building with engineering laboratory space on campus in Stephenville, a new academic building on the university's planned 80-acre Fort Worth campus near Chisolm Trail Parkway, and $24 million in upgrades and improvements to the institution's venerable Memorial Stadium.
Tarleton State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.