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Advisor I

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Application review will begin immediately and Northeast Community College reserves the right to close this search at any time without prior notice to applicants.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Classification Title Full Time Monthly Staff
Position Title Advisor I
Posting Number FY16/1769SF
Position Status Full-time
FLSA Exempt
Salary and Benefits

This position is a salary grade 617 with a minimum starting salary of $48,426 per annum. The successful candidate’s salary will be calculated based on education and experience.
This position is eligible for Northeast Community College’s excellent full-time fringe benefits package.

Campus NF
General Description

The purpose of this position is to provide support to current and prospective students, specifically Kiewit scholars, students pursuing a non-traditional career for their gender and students in STEM programs of study, to improve their probability of success so that they will retain from semester to semester, persist until graduation and, if applicable, have positive transfer experiences. This is accomplished by providing academic and career advising, assisting students to navigate college processes, acting as a liaison between students and faculty, staff and transfer institutions, utilizing a variety of modalities (face-to-face, social media, telephone, email) to deliver services, participating in college and departmental retention activities, and possessing a comprehensive understanding of the transfer process.
This position is partially grant funded and the full-time status of it will be contingent upon grant renewal.

Qualifications: Education

Bachelor’s Degree in a related field (education, counseling, or psychology) required, Master’s Degree in a related field (higher education, education, psychology, or counseling) preferred.


A minimum of 2 years of progressively responsible experience working in higher education required; advising experience desirable.


Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills. Computer skills, experience working with database software / website maintenance desirable.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Application review will begin immediately and Northeast Community College reserves the right to close this search at any time without prior notice to applicants.

Open Date 08/09/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have a Bachelor's Degree or higher in a field related to this position?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Do you have two years' experience in a related field?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 2