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Associate Project Coordinator (Las Vegas, NV)

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Please attach a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references.

Position Information

Position Information

Job Title Associate Project Coordinator (Las Vegas, NV)
Department NV Ctr for Excellence in Disabilities
Department Web Address
Full Time Equivalent


Position Type Administrative Faculty
Comp Grade A
Tenure Track Non Tenure Track
Job Description

Under the direction of the Director, NCED, the Associate Project Coordinator provides general NCED program support and is responsible for the coordination and implementation of project activities and for marketing and community outreach. The position is responsible for data entry, generation of reports for assigned project(s), and program records maintenance and destruction. The position typically reports to a Project Coordinator, Project Manager, or Senior Manager. The Associate Project Coordinator is responsible for helping families accomplish all personal goals related to this project as well as follow up on all communication, paperwork and outcomes of the focus individuals in the Southern region (Las Vegas, NV) of the State of Nevada for the Positive Behavior Support Nevada grant project in the Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities.

This position is located in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The University of Nevada, Reno is a land grant University and a major research institution in the state with a student population of over 21,000. The University is located in Reno with affiliated offices throughout the state of Nevada. This position will be located in Las Vegas, NV.

The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree and minimum of one year of professional experience working in a closely related field or for family members or self-advocates a minimum of one year of significant life experiences with disabilities and/or training that provides a needed prospective for projects within the Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities; OR a Master’s degree.

Preferred Qualifications

Fluent in Spanish, as well as, English.

Contact Information for this Position

Jane Gardner

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please attach a resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references.

Job Open Date 08/29/2017
Job Close Date 09/26/2017
Open Until Filled No
Search Number 72798
Note to All Applicants

A background check will be conducted on the candidate(s) selected for hire.

HR will attempt to verify academic credentials upon receipt of hiring documents. If the academic credentials cannot be verified, HR will notify the faculty member that an official transcript of their highest degree must be submitted within thirty days of the faculty member’s first day of employment.

The University of Nevada, Reno is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its students and employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, and sexual orientation, or genetic information, gender identity, or gender expression. The University of Nevada, Reno employs only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application/Cover Letter
  2. Resume/CV
  3. Reference Contact Information
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