Employment

Full-Time Open Positions

Academic Affairs

University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts with defining Christian values, multiple locations, and sponsored by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists. The University exists to provide an integrated academic experience consisting of quality educational programs, a supportive learning environment, and individual growth opportunities that promote the total development of its students intellectually, socially, and spiritually. The University serves 4,900 students at 7 locations in eastern North Carolina. (www.umo.edu)

Send cover letter, resume, teaching philosophy, list of three references, and official undergraduate and graduate transcripts which must be sent directly from the institutions to: Manager of Faculty Records/University of Mount Olive/634 Henderson St/Mount Olive, NC 28365/or email: dturnage@umo.edu.

Univeristy of Mount Olive is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Inc. (SACS COC). (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; Telephone number: (404) 679-4501 to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. The Tillman School of Business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). (7007 College Blvd. Suite 420 Overland Park, KS 66211, (913) 339-9366.

All positions require an earned doctorate in field.  University of Mount Olive  promotes active learning modes, experiential learning, and student engagement. All positions start on August 1, 2014.Teaching responsibilities will include four classes in fall and spring semester under a nine-month contract.

 

School of Arts and Sciences

Faculty Positions:

Art/Graphic Design

The Department of Art invites applications for a full-time faculty position in graphic design or a closely related field for August 2014. . The successful candidate should possess a doctorate or terminal master's degree in graphic design (or closely related field), and professional design experience is preferred. A submitted portfolio is required, and classroom teaching experience is also expected. In addition to the graphic design qualifications, the ability to teach in other art areas is desirable, but not required. Areas of expertise should include design foundations and software from the Adobe Creative Suite, especially, Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign for the Macintosh platform. Additional responsibilities would include student advisement, supervision of student interns, recruitment, as well as service to the college, the community, and the profession.

 

Tillman School of Business

Agribusiness

The Tillman School of Business at the University of Mount Olive invites applications for the position of full-time Agribusiness faculty. The ideal candidate will possess: an earned doctorate in Agribusiness or a closely-related field; professional experience; collegiate teaching experience; and a strong collaborative work ethic. The successful candidate will have evidence of scholarly publications in peer-reviewed journals; a record of teaching and research in field; and excellent oral and written communication skills.

 

Healthcare Management

The Division of Management Services seeks applicants for a faculty position in Healthcare Management starting in fall 2013. Candidates must hold a doctoral degree from an accredited institution in any area of health care, AUPHA/CAHME accredited institution graduates are highly preferred. The successful candidate will have evidence of scholarly publications in peer-reviewed journals; a record of teaching and research in field; and excellent oral and written communication skills.

 

International Business

The Division of Management Systems seeks applicants for a faculty position in International Business starting in fall 2013. Candidates must hold a doctoral degree from an accredited AACSB/ACBSP institution. The successful candidate will have evidence of scholarly publications in peer-reviewed journals; a record of excellence in teaching; and excellent oral and written communication skills.

The successful candidate will have; a record of excellence in teaching; excellent oral and written communication skills and provide evidence of scholarly publications in peer- reviewed journals. Preference will be given to candidates with a doctoral degree from an accredited AACSB/ACBSP institution.

 

Part Time Faculty Positions

All positions require a minimum of Master's degree in field. Those applying to teach at the MBA level must hold a doctorate. The University of Mount Olive promotes active learning modes, experiential learning, and student engagement. Locations include; RTP, Durham (WATTS School of Nursing), Goldsboro (SJAFB), Washington (near Greenville), New Bern, Jacksonville, Wilmington, Mount Olive and On-Line.

Arts & Sciences

Composition

Literature

Public Speaking

Math

Health (Washington Location)

History

Sciences

Music Appreciation

Psychology (WATTS School of Nursing in Durham)

 

Tillman School of Business

Accounting/Accountancy for online courses

Global/International Business

Business Policy/Strategy

Economics/Finance at RTP, New Bern, and Washington

Statistics-related field

Marketing

On-Line and Hybrid MBA (applicants must have a doctorate in field)

Send cover letter, resume, teaching philosophy, list of three references, and official undergraduate and graduate transcripts which must be sent directly from the institutions to: Manager of Faculty Records/University of Mount Olive/634 Henderson St/Mount Olive, NC 28365/or email: dturnage@umo.edu.

The University of Mount Olive is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Inc. (SACS COC). (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; Telephone number: (404) 679-4501 to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. The Tillman School of Business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). (7007 College Blvd. Suite 420 Overland Park, KS 66211, (913) 339-9366.

 

Staff & Administrative Positions

Academic Advisor

The University of Mount Olive at Jacksonville location has an immediate opening for an Academic Advisor. The successful candidate will advise adult learners and evaluate transcripts in degree completion programs.

Qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree required with a Master’s degree preferred. This position requires strong organizational skills, excellent communication and computer skills, and the ability to work independently as well as with a team. Must have excellent customer service skills. Prior knowledge of curriculum and transcripts a plus. Applicant should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references by email to: Oscar Rodriguez at  orodriguez@umo.edu. Accepting applications until position is filled.

 

Director of New Bern location

The University of Mount Olive is currently seeking an experienced Director for our New Bern location.  The successful candidate will have prior experience implementing operational strategy and budget management at the college level with a focus on creativity and innovation to develop new and unique ways to improve operations and opportunities for the location. The Director will assume responsibility for coordinating support and administrative services for location students and functional oversight of the facility operations. These include, but are not limited to: recruitment and enrollment, academic advising, financial aid, and student accounts. The Director will also work closely with academic department chairs and deans to create academic schedules and program offerings. The Director will supervise administrative staff by providing direction, input, and feedback and liaise with other managers to ensure effective and efficient program delivery. The Director will work collaboratively with the marketing and communication department to deliver print and electronic marketing materials that enhance the reputation and effectiveness of the college. In addition, the Director will work collaboratively to build strong relationships and partnerships with community organizations, businesses, and civic groups.  The Director of the New Bern location will work closely with all functional department leaders and will report to the Dean of Extended Education.

Qualifications include:  Master’s degree and successful experience leading a complex unit. Must possess excellent organizational skills, effective communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work productively with all members of the college and the local community. 3-5 years of direct experience is preferred.

To apply, submit a letter of application, resume, and contact information for three to five professional references electronically to: lnuesell@umo.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

 

Groundskeeper

Mount Olive College at Mount Olive has an immediate opening for a Groundskeeper.

Responsibilities Include:

  •  Perform a variety of landscape maintenance duties to  include  watering, mowing, weeding, trimming, renovating and fertilizing lawns;
  • Calibrate and apply various fertilizers and pesticides related to ornamental plant maintenance,  lawn management and turf grass maintenance
  • Prepare required pesticide usage report
  • Operate a variety of heavy equipment including hand     tools, mowers,  edgers, and blowers
  • Test irrigation system
  • Assist with the installation of new irrigations systems
  • Perform minor repairs as needed
  • Pick up debris, pines cones etc…

 Must have the ability lift at least 50lbs. Must be detailed oriented.  Individual must have neat appearance and excellent people skills. Must be willing to work flexible hours to include weekends. You can obtain an application from the Human Resources Department located at 549 Michael Martin Drive, Mount Olive, NC. or submit a resume to jbrogden@umo.edu.  Accepting  applications until position is filled.

 

Admissions Representative

University of Mount Olive at Jacksonville location has an immediate opening for an Admissions Representative.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Recruiting prospective students through college events, individual and group information meetings with businesses, medical facilities, professional organizations, childcare centers, etc.
  • Conducting interviews with all prospective students through one on one information sessions
  • Timely follow through on communication by initiating & answering phone calls, correspondence and inquiries from prospective students
  • Create and maintain student files
  • Some instate travel and limited use of personal vehicle will be required

 Qualifications include: A minimum of a bachelor’s degree. This position requires strong organizational skills, excellent communication and computer skills, and the ability to work independently as well as with a team. Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of at least three professional references by email to: orodriguez@umo.edu   Accepting applications until position filled.

 

 

Part Time Open Positions

Bus Driver

University of Mount Olive is searching for a part-time bus driver to drive athletic teams, singing groups, and other student organizations in 29, 41, or 59-passenger buses.  Must have flexible schedule since travel may be overnight and on any day of the week.  Must have valid NC Class "B" license with "P" endorsement or Class "A" CDL and good driving record.  Contact Tina Parks at 919.658.7759 or cparks@umo.edu for more information.

 

 

University of Mount Olive does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, or handicap in the administration of its personnel and educational policies. It admits all qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students. University of Mount Olive  is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all minorities are encouraged to apply.