Job Postings

Current Job Openings Include:

Accounting Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position in Accounting within the Department of Business and Entrepreneurship. A CPA is required by the time of the appointment while a master’s degree, teaching and professional experience is preferred. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. The Department is accredited through IACBE and Davis & Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia.

Davis & Elkins College seeks to “prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement in the world.” To fulfill this mission, the Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that also provides students with opportunities for experiential learning and encourages entrepreneurship, collaboration and practical problem-solving. We also seek to support and advance the professional and economic development of our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for businesses, non-profit organizations, and all who seek to improve their local communities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

We seek applicants with a strong interest in teaching, advising and mentoring, who will be able to teach a variety of introductory and upper level accounting courses. Service to the Department and College, a willingness to collaborate across academic disciplines and an interest in developing community partnerships is also required.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before October 31, 2019. The start date is negotiable, but we would prefer that the selected candidate be available for the Spring 2020 semester. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write Accounting in the subject line.

Chemistry Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Chemistry beginning in August 2020. A Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry is preferred, but ABD’s will be considered. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. An affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia, the College is located in Elkins, W.Va.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

The successful candidate will teach introductory and advanced Chemistry courses. An interest in and ability to teach courses in Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry is strongly preferred. Total teaching load is 24 credit hours per academic year. Other responsibilities include involving undergraduate students in research; advising students; engagement in scholarship and professional development; committee service and performance of related duties required to meet institutional needs.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College. 

Please submit materials electronically via email to mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write “Chemistry Faculty Position” in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before December 1, 2019.

Dinning Services Staff

Several full-time and part-time Kitchen and Dining Room positions are available in Dining Services.

Job summaries:

  • Dishwashers: Thorough cleaning of all pots, pans, kitchen equipment and floors. Ensure that sanitation and safety meets or exceeds specifications of Randolph County Health Department.
  • Servers: Serve and interact with guests in friendly manner; set-up and clean-up in accordance with D&E standards.
  • Cooks: Prepare items in accordance with HACCP regulations. Store and date all food properly. Clean and organize all equipment and storage areas in kitchen.

Minimum requirements: High school diploma or equivalent. Ability to lift 30 pounds. Prior experience preferred. Must pass drug screen and background check.

Those interested must fill out an application in the D&E Human Resources Office, Liberal Arts Hall, Room 203.

Director of Career Services

Davis & Elkins College is seeking a Director of Career Services, who is responsible for the overall operation of the department. The responsibilities include individual career counseling; coordination of seminars, workshops and programs assisting students in exploration and development of their future career plans; and coordination of graduate/professional school fairs to assist our students in those endeavors. The Director holds administrative responsibilities related to career services and is responsible for communication with faculty, employers, alumni and professional schools as it relates to career services.

This is a 10-month position which reports to the Vice President of Academic Affairs.

Essential Responsibilities

 Provide individual career counseling to current students and recent graduates;
 Provide students with information on various occupations and assistance in the identification of personal strengths and interests
 Administer the student internship program;
 Collaborate with faculty and community partners to identify, develop and evaluate internship opportunities;
 Provide workshops, seminars, and fairs to assist students in preparing for the job search and graduate/professional school admission process. These should include information on resume writing and interview skills workshops, presentations by career professionals, and simulated interview opportunities
 Schedule employer information sessions and on-campus interviews for full-time, part-time, and/or summer jobs and internships
 Publicize events through use of student media, mailings, newsletters, brochures, etc.
 Provide information on Career Services to prospective students and their parents
 Other duties as assigned

Education/Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Counseling or related field and strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills are required. Experience within the field is preferred.

Application Process

Please submit a resume, cover letter and the names and addresses of three professional references via email to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write Career Services in the subject line. The position will remain open until filled, but all applications received on or before August 15 will be considered.

Economic/Community Development/Small Business Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position within the Department of Business and Entrepreneurship. A master’s degree in business, a related field or an MBA is required. Teaching and professional experience and ability is preferred. Specialization is open, but we especially seek candidates who have an academic interest and professional experience in local economic/community or small business development. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. The Department is accredited through IACBE and Davis & Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia.

Davis & Elkins College seeks to “prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement in the world.” To fulfill this mission, the Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that also provides students with opportunities for experiential learning and encourages entrepreneurship, collaboration and practical problem-solving. We also seek to support and advance the professional and economic development of our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for businesses, non-profit organizations, and all who seek to improve their local communities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

We seek applicants with a strong interest in teaching and advising, who will be able to teach a variety of introductory and upper level courses within the Business curriculum in the areas listed above. Advising and mentoring students, service to the Department and College, collaboration with other academic disciplines and a willingness to develop community partnerships is also required.

Application Instructions 

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before October 15, 2019. The start date is negotiable, but we would prefer that the selected candidate be available for the Spring 2020 semester. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write Economic in the subject line.

Housekeeper

National Management Resources Corporation32 reviews - Elkins, WV

Like to help people? Enjoy providing excellent cleaning services? Join our Housekeeping Team serving Davis and Elkins College. National is a leading provider of facilities management services in higher education. The Housekeeping Team keeps Davis and Elkins looking picture-perfect.

Clean a variety of campus buildings including classrooms, offices, labs, residence halls, athletic facilities, etc. Perform general and project cleaning as needed to keep buildings in top condition at all times.
This is a full-time year-round position and includes health benefits, a 401k plan, paid holidays and paid vacation/personal time.  Drug screen and background check are required. EOE
To learn more about National please visit: www.teamnational.com
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $9.00 /hour

Marketing/Management/Leadership Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position within the Department of Business and Entrepreneurship. A master’s degree in business, a related field or an MBA is required. Teaching and professional experience and ability is preferred. While specialization is open, we seek candidates who have academic and professional interests in some combination of marketing, management and leadership. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. The Department is accredited through IACBE and Davis & Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia.

Davis & Elkins College seeks to “prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement in the world.” To fulfill this mission, the Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that also provides students with opportunities for experiential learning, and encourages entrepreneurship, collaboration and practical problem-solving. We also seek to support and advance the professional and economic development of our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for all who seek to improve their local communities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

We seek applicants with a strong interest in teaching, advising and mentoring, who will be able to teach a variety of introductory and upper level courses in marketing, management and leadership. Service to the Department and College, a willingness to collaborate across academic disciplines, and an interest in developing community partnerships is also required.

Application Instructions 

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before October 15, 2019. The start date is negotiable, but we would prefer that the selected candidate be available for the Spring 2020 semester. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write Marketing in the subject line.

Mathematics Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position in Mathematics. A Ph.D. in Mathematics is preferred, but ABD’s will be considered. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. An affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia, the College is located in Elkins, W.Va.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

We seek applicants with evidence of teaching excellence and a commitment to advising, faculty development, and service. Typical assignments include a 4/4 course load in a variety of introductory and upper level mathematics and statistics courses, as well as advising mathematics majors, and serving on college-wide committees.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before October 31, 2019. The start date is negotiable, but we would prefer that the selected candidate be available for the Spring 2020 semester. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write Mathematics in the subject line.

Nursing Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position in Nursing beginning in August 2019. The successful candidate will join a collegial faculty in a Department with multiple programs (RN, RN-BSN and BSN) and a commitment to student success, as demonstrated by the current 100% NCLEX pass rate and post-graduation employment rate.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will: provide quality education for students in the nursing program through the use of classroom and/or clinical instruction; promote an environment conducive to student growth and satisfaction: participate in the development, implementation, and evaluation of the nursing curriculum; participate in the selection of learning experiences for students; evaluate students in the classroom and clinical area; participate in advising of assigned students and engage in service at the division, college and community levels.

Qualifications

Licensure as a registered professional nurse in West Virginia or the ability to attain licensure, a Master’s Degree in Nursing plus teaching and professional experience is preferred, but candidates with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and professional experience will be considered. All candidates without a Master’s Degree in Nursing will be required to enroll in a program within one year and demonstrate satisfactory progress toward degree completion to retain the position. Expertise in the Med/Surg area is strongly preferred. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae and contact information for three professional references to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Outdoor Recreation Management/Tourism Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position within the Department of Business and Entrepreneurship. A master’s degree in business, a related field or an MBA is required. Teaching and professional experience and ability is preferred. While specialization is open, we seek candidates who have an academic background and professional interests in some combination of Outdoor Recreation Management and Tourism. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and faculty rank is dependent upon qualifications. The Department is accredited through IACBE and Davis & Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia.

Davis & Elkins College seeks to “prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement in the world.” To fulfill this mission, the Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that also provides students with opportunities for experiential learning, and encourages entrepreneurship, collaboration and practical problem-solving. We also seek to support and advance the professional and economic development of our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for all those who seek to improve their local communities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

We seek applicants with a strong interest in teaching, advising and mentoring, who will be able to teach a variety of introductory and upper level courses in the areas mentioned above. Advising and mentoring students, service to the Department and College, a willingness to collaborate across academic disciplines and an interest in developing community partnerships is required.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three academic or professional references and cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before October 15, 2019. The start date is negotiable, but we would prefer that the selected candidate be available for the Spring 2020 semester. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write OREC in the subject line. 

Outreach Specialist to Upward Bound Programs

The Outreach Specialist (OS) spearheads digital and media coaching/ mentoring, marketing, social networking, communication, website development and maintenance bringing services and information together. The OS also supervises and engages participants during academic and summer components. This position assists with Challenge Sessions, which require a monthly Saturday workday and some overnight trips, supporting program mission, staff and providing student supervision. 

Duties: 
• Maintain and develop program website
• Promote and spearhead publicity and communication efforts of program engaging stakeholders, participants and families through the use of social media, apps, list serves, emails and technology
• Create, refine and maintain surveys, program resources and materials
• Engage, mentor and track program participants and stakeholders
• Assist with creating, scheduling, and developing special events and activities 
• Develop and maintain evaluation tools and instruments
• Secure accuracy of program documents, handbooks and procedural records
• Organize and supervise work study placements
• Assist with meal monitoring and USDA Summer Food Service Program compliance and campus dining service and catering relations
• Maintain insurance records for processing
• Other responsibilities as assigned by Director.

Qualifications Required: Ability to deliver creative content (text, image and video), secure and generate forms, data and surveys. high school graduate with experience or training with MS Office, technology, communication, youth, confidentiality and media.  Prefer training and experience with communications, technology and youth. Experienced computer user in: word processing, databases and spreadsheets. Preferred background similar to population served – low income, first generation college student, Appalachian.

Skills: Highly competent in organizational, written and oral communications, proven social media and data base experience. Resourceful with ability to handle numerous complex tasks simultaneously. Initiative to support and guide. Collaborator who fosters support and development of key relationships. 

Immediate Supervisor: Upward Bound Director
FLSA Status: non-exempt, 12 months - 20 hours a week. 
 
Please submit a resume, cover letter and the names and addresses of three professional references via email to Carol Suder-Howes, howesc@dewv.edu

Political Science Faculty

Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites applications for a full-time position in Political Science within the Department of Social Science. A Ph.D. in Political Science is preferred, but ABD’s will be considered. We seek candidates with evidence of teaching excellence who are willing and able to offer a wide range of introductory and advanced courses in American Government and Politics. While specialization is open, we encourage applications from candidates who have an interest or expertise in American Political Development, State and Local Government, Civil Society or Political Leadership. The position is renewable upon satisfactory performance and rank is dependent upon qualifications. Davis & Elkins College is an affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and a covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia.

Davis & Elkins College seeks to “prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement in the world.” To fulfill this mission, the Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that also provides students with opportunities to collaborate with others and gain practical experience. We also seek to support our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for all those who seek to improve their local communities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

We seek applicants with a strong interest in teaching, advising and mentoring, who will be able to teach a variety of introductory and upper level courses. Professional development, service to the Department and College, a willingness to collaborate across academic disciplines and an interest in developing community partnerships is also required.

Application Instructions 

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, the contact information for three professional references and a cover letter which speaks to how the applicant expects to fulfill the responsibilities of the position and advance the Mission of the College.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to all applicants who apply on or before October 15, 2019. The start date is negotiable, but we would prefer that the selected candidate be available for the Spring 2020 semester. Nominations and applications can be submitted to Ms. Donna McCauley at mccauleyd@dewv.edu. Please write POLS in the subject line.

Technology Support Specialist

Davis & Elkins College is seeking a technology support specialist to work with Information Services team to install, update and maintain campus hardware, software, servers and databases; support, configure and troubleshoot mobile devices, wired and wireless networking equipment, and peripheral devices; and provide excellent customer service to end-users.

Prerequisites/Education

 Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field OR 4 years of experience supporting information technology systems.
 Familiarity with installing and troubleshooting Microsoft Windows, Office and Server products, as well as workstation imaging and management systems. Experience with SCCM preferred but not required.
 Experience troubleshooting network issues, computer hardware and software, mobile devices, and printing problems.
 Experience with ellucian Colleague products preferred, but not required.
 Ability to lift and carry computers, monitors, printers and other equipment, including up and down stairs.

Duties

 Install, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain various systems, including workstations, servers, instructional technology, peripheral devices, mobile devices and network equipment.
 Ensure high levels of availability and security of the core campus applications.
 Create, maintain and secure staff and student accounts and data in campus systems and databases.
• Record, track, document and prioritize Help Desk requests, solve routine issues and escalate complex issues.
 Manage on-going and one-time projects, in coordination with other Information Services staff, as well as vendors and other campus constituencies
 Assist with inventory recordkeeping for all campus equipment: workstations, laptops, printers, AV equipment, etc.
 Informally train and orient end-users on use of hardware and software.
 Interact with end-users in a professional and courteous manner, as an official representative of the Information Services department.
 Other duties as assigned.

Skills

 Excellent customer service skills, both in person and on the phone.
 Ability to work well independently with high attention to detail.
 Ability to learn about and use new devices, software and hardware.
 Good written and verbal communication skills.
 Ability to work in a cross-functional, team environment.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Jane Corey at coreym@dewv.edu.

 

Davis & Elkins (D&E) is a vibrant, private, four-year, comprehensive college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). The College’s mission is to prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement with the world. Drawing students nationally and internationally as a “College of Distinction,” Davis & Elkins also serves many first-generation students from the Appalachian region.

Elkins is a culturally-rich mountain town of 8,000, located in the heart of West Virginia's finest outdoor recreation area. The College is within two to four hours of several major metropolitan areas (Charleston, W.Va.; Pittsburgh, Pa.; and Washington, D.C.).

Davis & Elkins College reserves the right to modify all job postings and job descriptions.

Davis & Elkins College is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

For More Information Contact:

Jane Corey
Director of Human Resources
100 Campus Drive
Elkins, WV 26241
Email: coreym