High school diploma or GED equivalent. Associate's degree or Bachelor's degree preferred. Two years of experience in a related field preferred. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Assists faculty with academic and career advising for students in the Department of Engineering Technology and with the promotion of all Engineering Technology programs through outreach, marketing, and communications.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Assists faculty with undergraduate academic and career advising for students in the Department of Engineering Technology. Assists with the promotion of all Engineering Technology programs through outreach, marketing, and communications. Meets and interacts with employees, students, and routinely through ExCEL@SAM, Saturday@ SAM, Transfer Day, and other events. Assists faculty with providing students with high quality career exploration, guidance, and opportunities to participate in internships, competitions, and other work-based learning (i.e. Engineering Technology Career Day, The Blue Book events, job market reports, and others). Assists faculty and staff in forming ongoing and future industry partnerships and manages all related documents. Assists faculty in managing student clubs and department events (i.e. ET Ambassadors, Annual department award night, Sam Houston Construction Association, and others). Works with Engineering Technology faculties in developing, forming, maintaining, and growing industry advisory boards and collaborates with industry advisory boards. Collaborates with others for the purpose of implementing and maintaining services and programs. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 22908
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.