Job Opportunities

FULL-TIME STAFF OPPORTUNITIES
Interested candidates should contact the CE Department Chair Prof. Beth Wittig at awittig@ccny.cuny.edu with questions or to submit an application.

Requirements:  Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills required. Prior experience with Microsoft Office products. A proactive approach to problem-solving. Ability to prioritize responsibilities, work independently, and collaborate. Flexibility with responsibilities as new needs arise. 

Administrative Assistant

Prior experience serving as an administrative assistant preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet visitors at the front desk 
  • Provide administrative support to faculty and staff
  • Maintain the event calendar
  • Provide support for meetings and seminars
  • Place workorders, order and inventory supplies, order keys 
  • Process scholarship and reimbursement paperwork
  • Process employment paperwork
  • Post to social media
  • Special projects 

 

Higher Education Support

Prior experience serving in an advisory role preferred. 

Responsibilities:

  • Represent department at recruitment events
  • Student advisement 
  • Liaise on behalf of students or department with other offices on campus
  • Maintain records of student progress and enrollments 
  • Provide accreditation support 
  • Provide curriculum programming support 
  • Special planning 

 

Technician / IT support

Prior experience providing IT support preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage machine shop and its inventory
  • Design and machine experimental apparati per faculty specifications
  • Troubleshoot experimental equipment and instruments
  • Manage select teaching and research labs (initial guidance will be provided)
  • Train and assist students in laboratory experiments (initial guidance will be provided)
  • Specify, install and maintain the faculty and staff computers
  • Provide network assistance across the department, including VPNs
  • Liaise with college media and IT offices
  • Place workorders, order and inventory supplies, order keys 
  • Maintain electronic resources in the department such as poster printer and audio visual system
  • Special projects 

 

Applications should include: 
1) Your resume
2) The names and contact information of two prior employers

 

PART-TIME FACULTY OPPORTUNITIES
Our students benefit from learning "the practice" from licensed practicing engineers. And so, we are always looking for passionate, articulate, and capable part-time instructors to join our faculty. All courses are coordinated by a full time faculty to ensure consistency in content, quality of teaching, and student learning expectations.

If you would like to join our faculty as a part-time instructor, please contact the CE Department Chair Prof. Beth Wittig at awittig@ccny.cuny.edu for the full syllabus of the course you are interested in teaching or to submit your application.

Applications should include **: 
1) Your resume
2) A 1 page statement describing your teaching experience and your pedagogical philosophy
3) A 1 page statement describing for each course you are interested in teaching: the practical experience you will bring into the classroom, where and when you have taught the course in the past, and student reviews of your teaching of the course
4) The names and contact information of two prior employers (educational or otherwise)
** Faculty who have taught the course in question in the CE Department in the prior 6 years do not need to complete an application; faculty who have taught in the CE Department in the prior 6 years but have not taught the course in question need only complete section 3 of the application.
 
Current Openings:
We have no current openings.

 

PART-TIME STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES 
Students interested in these opportunities must be enrolled in the CCNY Work-Study program. Applications must be submitted directly to the online Work-Study system. 

Current Openings:
Tutor
The CE Department is looking for positive, organized, and capable CE students willing to tutor other students in foundational CE courses: CE 231 Statics, CE 332 Mechanics, CE 264 Data Analysis, CE 316 Systems and Decision Analysis. 
 
Administrative Assistant
The CE Department is looking for positive, organized, people-oriented person to provide basic support to faculty and staff. Duties will include but are not limited to: preparing handouts for meetings, ordering food for meetings, taking meeting minutes, processing payment requests, managing use of the conference room, and greeting people at the front desk.
 
Assessment Assistant
The CE Department is also looking for a positive, creative and detail-oriented person to provide assistance to the faculty on the CE Assessment Committee. Duties will include but are not limited to: Preparing surveys, entering into Excel data collected from surveys, preparing reports, collecting data from faculty, and keeping track of collected and outstanding data.

Graphic Design Assistant
The CE Department is also looking for a student with some graphic design or website development coursework or experience to help prepare promotional items for the department, including course flyers, website elements, and other branding assignments.