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Eureka, IL 61530-1500
About the College
Focused on “excellence in learning, service, and leadership,” Eureka currently has nearly 700 students enrolled in 23 undergraduate degree programs. The College was named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for three consecutive years, rated No. 1 in the Midwest on the US News “Great Schools, Great Prices” best value list twice, and is cited as one of fifty national “All-American Colleges” by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. Chartered in 1855 by abolitionists who were members of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Eureka provides a non-sectarian liberal arts education and was the first college in Illinois and the third in the nation to admit men and women on an equal basis—equality of educational opportunity continues to be a focus of the College. Alumni include forty-two college presidents, seven governors and members of Congress, and the 40th President of the United States.
The town of Eureka offers the ambiance of a small town combined with easy access to the amenities of metropolitan areas. Eureka’s mid-state region is Illinois’ largest business and commercial center outside Chicago. Nearby Peoria, Bloomington, and Normal, Illinois offer a wide range of cultural opportunities, with Chicago and St. Louis less than three hours away. Two private universities and a state university are within a 30 mile radius.
Eureka College is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving diversity within its administration, faculty, staff, and students.
No openings at this time.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish
Eureka College seeks applicants for the one-year position of Assistant Professor of Spanish starting Fall 2014.
Eureka College invites applicants for a visiting assistant professor of Spanish; specialization open. The successful candidate will teach introductory and intermediate Spanish courses, as well as upper-level courses in his or her area of expertise. There may also be an opportunity to teach interdisciplinary general education courses. Ph.D. required by August 15, 2014. 4/4 teaching load.
Eureka College values excellent teaching at the college level that employs a variety of methods to enable all learners in the classroom. The small college reality requires professors who can be interdisciplinary and generalist in approach while still engaged in, and engaging about, their specific disciplines.
The application period is now closed.
Technical Services Librarian
Eureka College seeks applicants for the position of Technical Services Librarian. Responsibilities include the acquisitions, cataloging, and ongoing collection development and maintenance of print, serial, visual and digital materials. Faculty Status, non-tenure track position; 12 month contract with four weeks paid vacation and excellent fringe benefits package. Tentative start date is July 1, 2014.
MLS from an accredited institution with emphasis and experience in MARC Record cataloging in an ILS environment (e.g. Voyager) and Worldcat required. Familiarity with acquisitions-cataloging work flow, serials and electronic resources, and collection development practices in a private four year college preferred.
Letter of application, curriculum vitae, list of references, statement of vision for technical services, and transcripts should be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org (put “Technical Services” in subject line); PDF format preferred, Word format acceptable. Written submissions may be sent to Library Director, Eureka College, 300 East College Avenue, Eureka, IL 61530.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The Mailroom Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, supervising, budgeting, and controlling the activities of the College mailroom in addition to performing copy machine processes and telephone switchboard operations. This is a full-time position with an excellent fringe benefits package.
Successful candidate will possess an Associate Degree in Business Administration/Management from an accredited institution or a combination of education and experience. 1-3 years experience in a customer service environment and valid driver’s license are required. Thorough knowledge of mailroom equipment, copy machine processes, and postal industry standards is preferred.
Submit cover letter, résumé, and list of 3 references electronically to email@example.com (please put “Mailroom” in the subject heading); pdf format is preferred, WORD format acceptable. Print materials may be sent to Lori Guth, Human Resources Coordinator, Eureka College, 300 E. College Avenue, Eureka IL 61530. Questions about the position should be directed to Mr. Craig Maynard, chair of the search committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for applications is May 16, 2014.
Eureka College is a member of the NCAA Division III, the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, and the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference.
Eureka College always welcomes the applications of qualified individuals from all sports disciplines who are seeking a position as an Assistant Coach. Red Devil student-athletes participate in Football, Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Swimming, Softball, Baseball, Tennis, Track and Field, Cross Country, and Golf.
The Assistant Coach will assist the head coach at practices and games, with scouting of opponents, and with recruiting of quality student-athletes. Assistant Coach is a part-time position with the season varying by sport.
Associate Degree from an accredited college or university and/or related college playing experience with a high school diploma or GED. 1-3 years active game situation coaching of a sport at the high school, club, or college level; or multiple years of college or professional level playing experience.
Submit cover letter addressing your area of interest, résumé, and list of 3 references electronically to email@example.com (please put “Assistant Coach” in the subject heading); pdf format is preferred, WORD format acceptable. Written submissions may be sent to Human Resources, Eureka College, 300 E. College Avenue, Eureka IL, 61530.
Student Employment Openings
Eureka College offers part time employment opportunities for our students. There are a finite number of positions available and Eureka wishes to expand these opportunities across the greatest number of eligible students. To accomplish this goal, students generally are not allowed to hold two part-time positions simultaneously. Certain positions require experience or special skill which warrants an exception to this policy. In these cases the hiring supervisor must provide the Human Resources Office with justification of the need to award the student a second job. An exception to this requirement exists for students that work for Sodexo. Sodexo is a separate entity from Eureka College and a supplier of EC services.
A student must initiate a request for a job interview through the Human Resources office.
A work study award does not guarantee availability of a job or that the student will earn the total award. Paychecks are distributed every two weeks for hours actually worked.
To be employed, students must complete an I-9 Employment Eligibility form and State and Federal W-4 forms.
Students must obtain an Interview Authorization Slip before applying for a job.
***** INTERVIEW SLIPS ARE AVAILABLE IN HUMAN RESOURCES*****
Sodexo Employment Openings
No openings at this time