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Career Services & Outreach Specialist

  • Part Time
  • Quincy, IL
  • Posted on December 14, 2021
  • Salary: Salary range begins at $16.00 per hour.

Website John Wood Community College

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Job Description

This is a part-time, 12-month, non-exempt position that reports to the Manager of Career Services and is located at the main campus in Quincy, Illinois. 



This position is responsible for representing the CTE programs to high school staff and students; providing career assessments and job readiness services to students and community members; proctoring tests; representing JWCC Career Services through community collaboration; assisting with planning classes and recruiting instructors for non-credit classes. The schedule is flexible with up to 28 hours per week. Hours will be within our normal daytime business hours.



An Associate degree or higher is preferred. This position requires strong customer service, organization, and computer skills. Experience working in an academic setting is preferred. Applicants must have excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to relate well to a diverse population, and work effectively in a collaborative team environment.


We are committed to achieving workforce diversity reflective of our communities.  We are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, marital status, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any legally protected status. If you are a person with a disability and need assistance applying for a job please submit a request to


How to Apply

To receive full consideration, submit a resume with cover letter and transcripts by January 3, 2022 by visiting Position is open until filled.