Professional & Organizational Development Specialist

Job description

Professional & Organizational Development Specialist Division: Instruction Salary Group: Exempt Class Range: PS-C Annual Salary: $44,526 Start Date: Position Posted on October 13, 2018 Position Close Date: Position Open Until Filled Required Documents: Application will not be considered until ALL required documents are received.


  • MCC Employment application
  • Copies of college transcripts
  • Resume
  • KSA Statement *
General Position Description

Assist in all MCC employee-training initiatives. Identify training needs, design programs and initiatives to meet these needs. Recruits content experts; schedule training; select training methodologies; design, develop and deliver training content. Conduct follow-up studies of all completed training to analyze and measure results; modify programs as needed. Administer tracking and reporting functions for employees' training. Develop and maintain communications to ensure employees have knowledge of events and general information. The position reports to the Director of Center for Teaching & Learning and exercises supervision over work study students. NOTE: This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for this position.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Education: Bachelor's degree in education, business administration, human resources or related area from an accredited college or university.
Experience: One year of teaching/training experience.

Preferred Requirements

Education: Master's degree from an accredited college or university.

Selection Criteria

*Attach a brief statement addressing how you acquired each of the following knowledge, skills, and abilities through your education, personal experience, or previous employment: Knowledge of: 1) MCC's policies and procedures; 2) Principles of training and performance; 3) Office technology and other planning tools and how to utilize them to communicate with employees and develop the training plan. Skills in: 4) Organization and detail; 5) Multi-tasking and presentation; 6) Computers, including use of internet, Office products, survey instruments and database systems; 7) Interpersonal and communication - written and oral. Ability to: 8) Investigate training opportunities outside the college campus; 9) Maintain confidentiality in the performance of duties; 10) Perform and maintain professionalism while performing duties; 11) Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of business both on and off campus; 12) Plan, organize and facilitate training opportunities for all MCC employees; 13) Manage multiple projects concurrently; 14) Perform duties with minimal direction; 15) Be flexible for different audiences; 16) Operate in a diverse environment; 17) Work in a team or individually.

Working Conditions

Desk work; occasional field trips e.g. for college or program activities. Insignificant effort other than normal movement. Minimal Hazard/Exposure: Standard office setting. At least minimal environmental controls to assure health and comfort.


Health Insurance, retirement plan, sick leave, vacation, holidays. Eligible employees and dependents may take college courses tuition free. Participation in Medicare Part A, but not Social Security (FICA).

Application Process

Interested and qualified applicants should submit application materials to the Office of Human Resources, McLennan Community College, 1400 College Drive, Waco, TX 76708, Telephone 254/299-8611 or Email to: [email protected] NOTE: Finalists may be asked to participate in an in-basket exercise. MCC uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. For more information visit

MCC provides equal opportunities to all individuals and does not discriminate against any individual regardless of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, or other legally protected category in its educational programs, activities, or employment.




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Posted: 3/20/2019
Application Due: 5/19/2019
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