Learning Management Systems Support Coordinator
Learning Management Systems Support Coordinator
Humboldt State University
(Job #17-61) Information Technology Consultant (Career), Learning Management System Support Coordinator, $4,372-$9,683/month. Appointments are typically made at the beginning of the salary range. This is a full-time, permanent, 12-month, benefitted position in College of Extended Education and Global Engagement.
Position Summary: Academic Technologies in the College of Extended Education and Global Engagement is recruiting a Learning Management System (LMS) Support Coordinator. The LMS Support Coordinator supports faculty, staff, and students using the campus learning management system (LMS) in teaching and learning initiatives. The LMS Support Coordinator assists in the creation and management of LMS technical training programs including both online and face-to-face. This position offers high quality customer service on the phone, in person, and online, as well as group and individual training on the use of the LMS. This position is responsible for hands-on, technical coordination with the Academic Technology Support Specialist and the AT Student Assistants. The LMS Support Coordinator is HSU's LMS expert and works collaboratively within AT to answer questions and solve problems, in all aspects concerning the LMS. As such, the LMS Support Coordinator communicates, as necessary, with various units within HSU's Information Technology Services (ITS).
Under the direct supervision of the Director of Academic Technology the incumbent will coordinate with both the instructional design team and the Academic Support Specialist to support faculty and student use of the LMS and assist in the development and support of faculty and student learning opportunities in a variety of formats. The incumbent will provide support to academic units using the LMS to enhance and facilitate academic and educational objectives.
Coordination and Support (55%)
Training and Collaboration (40%)
Other Duties as Assigned (5%)
A basic foundation of knowledge and skills in technical information systems and application program packages. This foundation would normally be obtained through a bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, educational technology, communications, or related fields, or similar certified coursework in applicable fields of study. Experience with Moodle and Canvas and associated academic technologies is preferred. Knowledge of student-centered instructional practices. Experience in multimedia systems. Two years of full time experience providing information technology support.
Highly desirable: Administration experience with Canvas.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Application Procedure: Please note that Humboldt State University now requires application materials to be submitted electronically. If assistance is needed, the Human Resources & Academic Personnel Services office (located in Siemens Hall room 212) has a computer station available and our front office team would be happy to assist you. Qualified applicants should submit electronically the following materials:
Submission of the application materials should be sent as email attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include your last name and the job # (17-61) in the subject line of the email.
Application Deadline: This position is open until filled. The first review of applications will be Friday, June 30, 2017.
HSU is committed to enriching its educational environment and its culture through the diversity of its staff, faculty, and administration. Persons with interest and experience in helping organizations set and achieve goals relative to diversity and inclusion are especially encouraged to apply.
Siemens Hall - Room 211
Arcata, CA 95521-8299
Fax: (707) 826-3625
It is the responsibility of the applicant to provide complete and accurate employment information. Incorrect or improperly completed applications will not be considered for vacancies. Any reference in this announcement to required periods of experience or education is full-time activity. Part-time experience or education - or activities only part of which are qualifying- -will receive proportionate credit. In accordance with applicable Collective Bargaining Agreements, preference may be given to the campus applicants covered by these agreements. However, positions are open to all interested applicants, both on and off campus.
Evidence of required degree(s), certification(s), or license(s) will be required prior to the appointment date. The successful candidate for a position at HSU is required to be fingerprinted through the Humboldt State University Police Department or their local law enforcement agency. The results of the fingerprint process must be received by the university prior to the candidate’s appointment. The cost of the fingerprinting is borne by the university.
Humboldt State University is committed to achieving the goals of equal opportunity and endeavors to employ faculty and staff of the highest quality reflecting the ethnic and cultural diversity of the state. Additional information about Humboldt State University can be found at http://www.humboldt.edu.
Humboldt State University is a Title IX/Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race,religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.