Program Assistant - Temporary

College of Southern Maryland
La Plata, MD
Closing date
Oct 22, 2021

View more

Administrative Jobs
Technology, Analysts & Programming

Job Details

Position Summary

The program assistant will assist the MCET Assistant Director with workforce placement for students completing grant funded training. The PA will be a primary contact to assist the students with resume review, to prepare them for the interview process, and will be responsible to reach out to local businesses to identify opportunities for student placement. The position will work with businesses in all three counties and Job Source. This requires contact with the grant strategic partners and some cold calling. Additionally they will represent CSM to the local workforce and will actively market CSM and help connect students with local businesses.

The work schedule for this position is 15 hours per week, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Flexibility is required. Although based out of the Hughesville Campus, the incumbent will work remotely using his/her own computer and phone. The salary is $20 an hour, with no benefits.

College of Southern Maryland conducts background checks in order to ensure the safety and well-being of the College's staff and students. The final candidate for this position will be subject to the following background checks: Criminal History Check and Sex Offender Registry Check.

This position is open until filled. For best consideration, apply by 11:59 pm, EST on Friday, June 11, 2021. The College of Southern Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Minimum Education and Training

· Associates degree or equivalent

· 4+ years working in a professional office setting

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Capable in resume writing, interview preparation, and job searching

· Knowledge of Tri-County area businesses and support services

· Ability to work with a diverse staff and client community

· High ethics, integrity and confidentiality consistent with the position

· Strong computer skills (MS Office, internet)


Working at College of Southern Maryland

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) is a public, regional community college with a far-reaching mission — to help our students and community meet the challenges of individual, social, and global changes.

CSM is a thriving, progressive, and technologically advanced college that delivers quality higher education programs and services. The college is committed to offering a wide variety of learning options, student services, and high-quality workforce development training and support. That commitment is reflected in those we serve. More than 60 percent of tri-county residents who attend higher education institutions come to CSM.

The staff and faculty at CSM work closely with a diverse student population to provide a rich variety of educational options. CSM is a leader among Maryland community colleges in offering courses which meet the busy schedules of our students, including weekend and evening online classes, and Web-hybrid courses which offer a mix of online and traditional classroom face-to-face instruction. CSM strives to create a global education program, yet remains a local college that has a real stake in supporting our community's academic, professional, and self-enrichment pursuits.

Find Us
United States

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert