Craft Apprentice, College Human Resources

internship - full time,

Berea College
Berea, KY
Closed
Posted 92 Days ago
Berea College
Berea, KY
internship - full time,
Posted 92 Days ago
Closed

Description

Craft Apprentice, Berea College (HR 01) Berea College, United States Updated: 32 minutes ago Location: Berea, KENTUCKY Craft Apprentice, Berea College (HR 01) This is a temporary position, expected for 5 months. Brief summary of this position: Apprentices selected for this position will be expected to support production work within their assigned craft area. In order to facilitate this production specific skills will be taught to the apprentice by the area leader and technical supervision opportunities will be provided to the apprentice with regard to student labor. In addition to training and the opportunity to perform the technical skills needed for the craft discipline, training and education about the business management side of craft will be provided. Minimum Qualifications Required: Education required to ensure success in this position: H.S. Diploma is required, Bachelors degree preferred Experience required to ensure success in this position: 2 years of applicable experience in the craft. This may be professionally, academic, or as a hobbyist Special skills, knowledge and abilities: Basic familiarity with the tools required for the specific craft area. License, certification, or registration necessary: Valid Drivers License Physical requirements: Ability to lift 25 lbs. Environmental conditions: Depending on the craft area or assigned task conditions can be hot, cold, and dusty. Ability to operate the following vehicles or equipment: Vehicle Experience with common tools and machinery used in applicable craft. Primary duties and responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Regular and predictable attendance is essential. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Daily contribution to the production goals of the assigned craft area Basic machine maintenance and set up for the assigned craft area Preparation of transfer/sales sheets and communication with Student Crafts Distribution Center Mentoring and technical support for Student Labor Assistance with marketing/sales planning for assigned craft area and craft organization as a whole Contribution to daily/weekly shop upkeep Other roles/duties will be assigned as necessary to assist the College in the attainment of the goals set forth and the enhancement of a positive, respectful learning environment for all staff, faculty and students. Berea College achieved national distinction as the first coeducational and interracial college in the South. With an emphasis on service to the people of Appalachia and beyond, Berea enrolls 1,600 students from 40 states and 70 countries. The College has along standing commitment to interracial education; here, people of different races seek to learn from and about each other, while also living together. Berea is among the most racially diverse private liberal arts colleges in the United States. It admits only students whose families are unable to afford the high cost of tuition and awards each of them a Tuition Promise Scholarship, meaning no student ever pays tuition. Bereas students excel in the Colleges supportive but demanding academic environment, and many are the first in their families to graduate from college. The College is one of nine federally recognized Work Colleges, and all students hold a position in which they work 10-12 hours per week. Washington Monthly Magazine has consistently ranked Berea in the top 3 of Liberal Arts Colleges for its success in educating and graduating academically talented, low-income students who become service-oriented leaders in their professions and communities; in 2016 and 2017, the magazine ranked it number 1. Located where the Bluegrass Region meets the Cumberland Mountains, the town of Berea (pop. 15,000) lies forty miles south of Lexington and is approximately two hours from Cincinnati, Louisville, and Knoxville. More information about Berea College is available at www.berea.edu. Berea College, in light of its mission in the tradition of impartial love and social equality, welcomes all people of the earth to learn and work here. Berea College is always looking for talented, self-motivated individuals to join our team. If you think you are ready to be a part of an exciting team, then we encourage you to continue with this applicant friendly, online job application! Berea College is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status. Note to Prospective Employees: Each year, Berea College Public Safety publishes an annual report to the campus to make public crime statistics, policies, and procedures for Berea College. This Annual Security Report, required by the Jeane Clery Act, Minger Act, and the Student Right To Know Act is now available for review. For a full, printable version of the ASR, you can click here: https://www.berea.edu/public-safety/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2017/09/Annual-Security-Report-2017.pdf For a policy-by-policy version that is easier to read and browse, please visit Public Safetys website here: https://www.berea.edu/public-safety/annual-security-report-2017/

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