GRADUATE AND INTERNATIONAL EVALUATOR (2 Positions)

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: Open Until Filled; Closing Date: Open until filled
Campus:
Los Angeles
Job ID: 200112
Job Title:
Appointment Type:
Temporary
Time Base:
Full-Time
Date Posted:
September 29, 2021
Closing Date:
Open until filled
Benefits Link:
CSUEU (Unit 2, 5, 7, 9)
Link to Apply Online:
http://www.calstatela.edu/hrm/employment-opportunities
Campus Employment Homepage:
http://www.calstatela.edu/hrm/employment-opportunities
Description:
Bulletin #200112; 9/29/21 Re-announced
GRADUATE AND INTERNATIONAL EVALUATOR (2 Positions)
Evaluator II
Admissions and Recruitment
Salary Range: $3,938 - $5,589/Monthly
Work Schedule: Full-time; Monday – Thursday, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm, Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm; Occasional evening, or weekend, work may be required. Scheduled work hours may be temporarily adjusted to meet special operational needs of the University and unit; temporary appointment expires on or before one-year, may be extended, may become permanent; non-exempt classification.
Essential Job Functions: Under the general supervision of the Assistant Director of Graduate and International Admissions, the Graduate/International Evaluator is responsible for determining the admission eligibility, transfer credit, and residency status for domestic and international undergraduate, graduate, and post-baccalaureate applicants. The incumbent may also serve as a department liaison with other campus offices. Considerable public contact is involved, including phone and email inquiries, as well as in-person conversations. The incumbent will: determine academic eligibility for domestic and international undergraduate, graduate and post-baccalaureate applicants, including those with foreign coursework; determine course equivalencies, transfer credit, grading scale equivalencies, and acceptability or recognition of domestic and foreign coursework and degrees; utilize and adhere to established CSU and university policies and procedures; contact other institutions as necessary to clarify specific graduate and international admission evaluation questions and practices; review admission application, residence review forms, non-resident tuition exceptions, and supporting documentation to determine student residency statuses; assist in the reconciliation and revising of immigration and biographical data; work closely with the CSU Chancellor’s Office (CO) to ensure compliance with system-wide policies and procedures; compile appeal documentation for CO requests; interpret and apply a variety of policies and procedures referencing the University catalog, class schedule, CSU admission handbook, CA Education Codes, and the Family Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) for determination of information release; advise applicants and resolve sensitive problems relating to admission eligibility, course equivalencies, transfer credits, acceptability or recognition of foreign degrees with students, faculty, staff and relatives of applicants; and establish and maintain cooperative relationships with co-workers, staff, faculty, administrators, and campus community.
Required Qualifications & Experience: Equivalent to two years of full-time academic records evaluation experience with the full scope of responsibility for making decisions regarding admission eligibility, articulation, and transfer credit. Completion of a formal training program in academic records may substitute for one year of the required experience. PC proficiency - knowledge of software packages such as Microsoft Office. Familiarity with Cal State Apply, CMS PeopleSoft, and Hyland Imaging Systems. Must be familiar with and knowledgeable of the various academic record formats from domestic and international institutions of secondary and higher education, and possess the ability to interpret, authenticate and compare academic records. The incumbent must demonstrate effective written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills, and possess strong analytical, mathematical, and organizational skills. Ability to: obtain a thorough understanding of admission policies and regulations; convey complex admissions policies and procedures, and clearly communicate them verbally and in writing to others; be thorough, consistent and accurate in the interpretation of records against criteria; comprehend and interpret complex regulations or requirements, and apply them in the valuation process; confront problems analytically and logically and exercise mature judgment in making decisions; conduct research and analysis in the evaluation of transcripts and make independent decisions about complex student situations; develop effective work procedures; and train others. Demonstrated interest and ability in working in a multi-cultural/multi-ethnic environment. A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/9779821/latest/ and questions may be sent to OfficeHRM@calstatela.edu.
Desired Qualifications: Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university. Ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships and train others. A quick study, multi-tasked oriented, ability to work well under pressure, handle a heavy workload, and consistently demonstrate attitudes and behaviors in keeping with good customer service, professionalism, student centered philosophy, and teamwork.
Closing Date: Review of applications will begin October 13, 2021 and continue until the position is filled; however, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. A COMPLETED ON-LINE CAL STATE LA EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION IS REQUIRED. RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF A COMPLETED APPLICATION.
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 revised July 21, 2017, as a condition of employment.
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