Mail and Service Center Coordinator

Job description

Applications are being accepted for a full-time Mail and Service Center Coordinator. This position is responsible for processing and distributing all internal and external college mail. This position receives, sorts, and delivers all college mail from postal services and internal sources; processes all outgoing mail using a metering machine and shipping software; and provides customer service at the front counter.

About Cornell College

Cornell College is a selective liberal arts college distinguished by our Ingenuity curriculum that builds on the strengths of our One Course At A Time schedule.  This combination encourages the qualities of being thoughtful, original, and inventive, using the strengths of a liberal arts education to apply ideas to solve problems and meet challenges through hands-on experience in learning. Academic immersion, real world experience requirements through Ingenuity in Action, 19 division III NCAA athletic teams, and unparalleled flexibility attract an ambitious student body from 45 states and 13 foreign countries.

External endorsements include selection as one of the original Colleges That Change Lives, a U.S. News Top 100 liberal arts college, a Kiplinger's best value in liberal arts colleges, and one of only 290 U.S. colleges with a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Founded in 1853, Cornell's picturesque hilltop campus contains a mix of historic and modern facilities, ranging from the majestic King Chapel to the newly constructed Russell Science Center. We are located in Mount Vernon, Iowa, an urban fringe community recognized by Frommer's as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns" and located in the heart of the ICR Iowa region.

Commitment to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Cornell College is committed to fostering a faculty and staff community that reflects its diverse student body. We encourage applications from candidates who share our vision for a campus that embraces differing backgrounds, viewpoints, and identities. We believe in the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion that serve to enrich and strengthen our campus community.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent required.  Ability to lift and carry 40 pounds required. One year of related experience preferred.

Preferred Skills

Organizational, communications, supervisory, and computer skills in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Adobe Acrobat; Adobe Indesign skills desired. Ability to communicate effectively, interact professionally, and maintain confidentiality in a variety of situations (in person and on the telephone).

Customer service orientation. Strong attention to detail. Knowledge of general postal regulations as well as U.P.S. and FedEx practices. Knowledge of postal and shipping systems and equipment. 

Experience in print, specifically on a production digital printer, desired.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and names and contact information for three references.

Cornell is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Cornell complies with Iowa's Smoke-free Air Act. Cornell utilizes E-Verify and requires satisfactory completion of a background check.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.




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Job No: 1497936
Posted: 8/27/2020
Application Due: 10/26/2020
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