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Department:   University Police                                                       

Supervisor:     University Chief of Police     

Location:        UST Campus                                      

                                                  

The University of St. Thomas (www.stthom.edu), a private Catholic university committed to the liberal arts and to the religious and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education, is seeking a Police Officer. The University enrolls more than 3,700 students with its main campus located in Houston's Museum District. The purpose of this position is to provide law enforcement service to the University of St. Thomas campus and the surrounding neighborhood.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

This job title supports the operations of  the University of St. Thomas and its Police Department by fulfilling the following functions:

 

  • Patrol campus in radio-equipped vehicle.
  • Protect life and property against criminal attack and preserve the peace.
  • Provide protection against harmful acts, both willful and inadvertent of non-criminal as well as criminal class.
  • Responsible for the security and policing of buildings.
  • Educate and/or inform students, faculty and staff concerning parking regulations and enforce parking regulations.
  • Maintain effective relations with faculty, staff, and students.
  • Regulate vehicles and pedestrians in traffic in order to prevent accidents and congestion.
  • Provide service to all persons on campus, give information, assist and comfort those in distress.
  • Cooperate with all local law enforcement agencies, investigate all criminal acts and process the recovery of stolen property.
  • Arrest offenders in violation of city, state, and federal laws.
  • Enforce all applicable University regulations.
  • Write reports on all criminal acts and violations of University regulations and make follow-up reports when required.
  • Prepare cases for presentation in court and testify as a witness when called.
  • Complete reports as necessary. 
  • Provides courtesy escorts on an as needed basis.
  • Opens/Closes facilities as required.
  • Perform other duties as required.

 

 

Qualifications and Requirements

 

  • Education/License Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or completion of a GED. Associates degree or higher preferred.  Must be a licensed Texas Peace Officer or the ability to be licensed within 3 month s of hire.

 

  • Experience: previous experience in a university police department of similar size is preferred.

 

  • Working Conditions: Individuals in this position work inside and outside in all types of weather; are exposed to dirt, dust, noise, fumes, odors, heat, cold, rain, humidity, and sudden temperature changes; frequently are exposed to mechanical hazards, traffic hazards, and bodily injuries; are infrequently exposed to chemical, electronic, and fire hazards, explosives, and contagious diseases.

 

  • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Knowledge of functions and obligations of law enforcement.
  • Ability to direct traffic and regulate traffic and parking problems.
  • Knowledge of the use and care of firearms.
  • Ability to exercise clear, quick thinking in emergencies.
  • Demonstrate initiative and good judgment.
  • Ability to deal with people with a firm and tactful manner.
  • Ability to meet the public courteously and intelligently.
  • Ability to write concise, intelligible reports.
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Knowledge of how to apply first aid.
  • Ability to cooperate with representatives of other law enforcement agencies.
  • Ability to maintain effective relations with faculty, staff, and students.
  • Must be willing to work at night, on weekends, and to report for duty any time an emergency arises.
  • Must be available to work various shifts with rotating days off.

 

Essential functions or requirements listed above may not be performed in every position with this title, and these essential functions may not include all related duties that might be requested and/or performed.

General Requirements: 

  • Must not be less than 21 years of age.
  • Satisfactory results from written test, interview process, background investigation, agility test required.
  • Must have or obtain a valid Texas motor vehicle operator’s license.
  • Heavy lifting, exerting 50-100 lbs. occasionally, 10-25 lbs. frequently, or up to 10-20 lbs. constantly.

 

  • Constantly sits, sees, speaks, and drives. Frequently stands, walks, kneels, crouches, squats, twists body, lifts heavy objects and people; pushes vehicles; and writes by hand. Infrequently crawls, climbs, runs, fights, and wrestles. Vision must be correctable to 20/20. Must have normal hearing.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed by individuals in this job classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and qualifications required of individuals in this job classification.  All job classifications may have miscellaneous job duties assigned on an as needed basis.  Management, at the appropriate level, retains the right to assign and change the duties of any position at any time.  

 

This is a full time, year round, benefit eligible position. To apply, please send a letter of interest with salary requirements and a resume to the email below. Please note incomplete applications will not be considered.

recruiting@stthom.edu

Human Resources – Ref: 0117

University of St. Thomas

Houston, TX 77006

The University of St Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

 

 

Department: Administrative Computing & Institutional Research

Reports to: Assistant Director Administrative Computing

Location: UST campus

The University of St. Thomas, a private university committed to the liberal arts and to the religious and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education, is seeking a Systems Analyst who will be responsible for development, customization, enhancement and maintenance of the University’s ERP, PeopleSoft, and other administrative software solutions. This individual will report to the Assistant Director of Administrative Computing. The successful candidate will be responsible for:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Interacting with users to identify needs, perform analysis and modify systems to ensure data integrity;
  • Coding, testing, debugging and documenting system modifications;
  • Troubleshooting and providing problem resolution;
  • Designing and supporting interfaces between systems and other internal/external systems;
  • Providing technical assistance by responding to inquiries from users;
  • Assisting in patching, upgrading and implementation of ERP and other administrative systems;
  • Assist in evaluation of new administrative application systems;
  • Provide advice and technical support to staff of functional departments as well as other members within this department;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with demonstrated experience with Microsoft Transact SQL;
  • At least 3 years demonstrated work experience using PeopleSoft
  • PeopleSoft Application Designer and PeopleTools skills;
  • Demonstrated experience with SQR, Crystal, People Code, nVision and XML highly preferred;
  • Excellent communication, both verbal and written, required;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Demonstrated ability to operate with limited supervision;
  • Demonstrated problem solving ability;
  • Ability to work with end users successfully.

This is a full-time benefit eligible professional position with occasional overtime and weekend work during peak periods. Please send resume and cover letter to:

recruiting@stthom.edu
Office of Human Resources- Ref: 0317
University of St. Thomas
3800 Montrose - Houston, Texas 77006

The University St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

Department: Facilities

Reports To: Director, Facilities Operations

Location: UST Campus

 

Summary

The University of St. Thomas (www.stthom.edu), a private Catholic university committed to the liberal arts and to the religious and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education, is seeking a Laborer. The Laborer performs miscellaneous manual labor throughout the university.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

1.Moves and/or transports furniture, trash, debris, equipment, tools, etc.

2.Moves and assembles/disassembles chairs, tables, podiums, tents, scaffolding, etc.

3.Cleans storage areas, vehicles, work sites, loading docks, and equipment as needed.

4.May assist skilled craft personnel in completing work.

5.May serve on special task force during periods of emergency, such as floods, storms, hurricanes, etc.

6.May be required to work extended hours and some weekends as needed.

7.Performs other job duties as assigned.   

 

Qualifications and Job Requirements

  • Requires the ability to read, write an follow simple oral instructions as might normally be acquired through 8 years of formal schooling.
  • Requries a minimum of Six  (6) months of directly job related experience
  • Requires a valid Texas Driver’s License.
  • Requires the ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures. Work consists of routine and repetitive tasks, processes or operations requiring the selection and execution of simple actions.
  • The knowledge and technology used in the job changes very little over time.
  • Work processes are fairly standard and the job does not require ongoing training.
  • Requires little or no analysis. Refers to appropriate person for resolution of most problems or issues encountered.
  • Activities and decisions are somewhat routine, requiring occasional independent action and judgement.
  • May supervise student workers from time to time.

 

Customer Service

 Internal Service

                                    Provides information to customer

External Service

                                    Provides information to customers

Environmental Conditions

         Working Conditions

                                    Work involves considerable exposure (several times a week for

                                    Approximately 2 to 4 hours at a time) to unpleasant elements,                                                such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, loud noises,

                                    chemicals, etc.

         Physical Effort

                                    Position requires extremely strenuous work. Heavy lifting, pushing

                                    or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.

         Physical Risk

                                    Work environment involves some exposure to physical risks that

                                     require following basic safety precautions.  

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

This is a full time, year round, benefit eligible position. To apply, please send a letter of interest with salary requirements and a resume to the email below. Please note incomplete applications will not be considered.

recruiting@stthom.edu

Human Resources – Ref: 0717 

University of St. Thomas

Houston, TX 77006

The University of St Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

 

 

 

 

The University of St. Thomas, the only private Catholic university in Houston, Texas, the fourth largest city in the United Sates, intends to hire a Vice President for Institutional Advancement.  The University of St. Thomas was founded in 1947 by the Basilian Fathers and is committed to the liberal arts and to the religious, ethical and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education.  The University is located in the Houston Museum District in close proximity to the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical center in the world, and the vibrant downtown business district.

The Vice President for Institutional Advancement (VPIA) will lead and direct the advancement program for the University ensuring that all initiatives, campaigns including annual and capital campaigns, and other programs are aligned with supporting the University’s short-term and long-term growth and strategic objectives.  The VPIA will work closely with the president, Board of Directors, senior staff, senior volunteer leadership, alumni and others on key advancement activities including fundraising, reputation development, community relations, and brand awareness.  The VPIA manages the IA Department staff ensuring that all department goals and objectives are met and all administrative and operating requirements are executed in accordance with established policies and any regulatory requirements.  The VP Institutional Advancement, as a key member of the executive management team, will report to the President. 

 

The successful candidate will possess a strategic and creative mindset; be highly collaborative and promote a collective vision to ensure the continued growth of the University.  Qualifications include a minimum of ten years of progressively responsible positions in fundraising, development, management and leadership responsibilities including a minimum of five years’ experience directing and working on major capital campaigns.  A Bachelor’s Degree is required with an emphasis on communications, marketing, public relations or business administration.  A Master’s level degree is preferred.

 

To ensure full consideration, candidate materials including a cover letter with salary requirements and resume must be received by April 1, 2017.  All communications may be sent in confidence by email to grahamra@stthom.edu with a reference to VPIA. 

 

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The University of St. Thomas

3800 Montrose Blvd.

Houston, TX 77006

 

 

Faculty

The University of St. Thomas (www.stthom.edu), a private Catholic university committed to the liberal arts and to the religious and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education, is seeking experienced clinical faculty for their School of Nursing.    

 

The School of Nursing is seeking a seasoned faculty member with substantial clinical expertise to be part of the campus-based nursing program. The School is committed to a nursing philosophy and curriculum framework centered on healing and holistic care for the established BSN program and the Doctor of Nursing Practice program currently in development.

 

Responsibilities will include classroom, simulation lab and clinical instruction, participation in curriculum development, establishing student clinical rotations with clinical partners, and advising students. This role requires sound clinical knowledge and skills and competence in teaching as evidenced by current clinical experience, clinical teaching and/or academic teaching, including experience with simulation in a nursing laboratory.
 

The successful candidate will have a PhD or DNP degree and a minimum of 5 years of BSN program teaching experience reflecting commitment to best practices in nursing education, or any equivalent combination of work and teaching experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of the position. Experience in teaching at the doctoral level is preferred. Current licensure as RN in the state of Texas, or eligibility for licensure is required. This is a non-tenure track position, although tenure track opportunities may be available in future if desired. Academic rank will be offered commensurate with education and experience.

 

While building on a powerful legacy of Catholic nursing education, the nursing programs focus on innovation and creativity in  curricula that incorporate emerging best practices in nursing education designed to prepare graduates for the future of nursing. Creative education/practice partnerships, learning partnerships between teacher and student and innovative use of educational/simulation technology will be integral to both  programs.. Faculty will participate in further enhancing the emerging collaborative organizational model guiding SON governance.

 

Interested candidates must provide a comprehensive resume and cover letter, evidence of a commitment to teaching excellence, and to the integration of a liberal arts education into the professional education of nurses at the BSN and DNP  level.  Also, include a statement demonstrating your willingness to support the tenets of Catholic higher education as articulated in Ex Corde Ecclesiae. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a commitment to a holistic nursing philosophy/framework and the capacity to work collaboratively as part of an engaged teaching team with nursing faculty, colleagues from other disciplines and clinical partners.

 

Key responsibilities will include: 1) A 12- month contract to teach summer, fall, and spring semesters; teaching assignment typically is during the day; however, evening and/or weekend hours may occasionally occur while working with precepted students. 2) Will develop, revise and update curricula in collaboration with nursing faculty, practice partners and students based on School of Nursing standards for curriculum, teaching methodology and outcome evaluation.

 

 Additional requirements include experience with collaborative learning environments and teaching and relating to students from diverse academic, socioeconomic, and cultural backgrounds. Fluency in both English and Spanish will be considered a plus.
 

Please forward your resume, cover letter, three professional references and the other items requested to:

facultyrecruiting@stthom.edu

Human Resources – Ref: Nursing Faculty

University of St. Thomas

3800 Montrose Blvd.

Houston, TX 77006

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Position:  Assistant Professor - Finance 

 

Job Duties:  Teach courses at undergraduate or graduate levels in areas of finance and economics using advanced instructional online learning technologies, including Blackboard. Conduct research in finance and economics including the fields of mergers and acquisitions, the banking industry, and syndicated loan markets. Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers. Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics in finance and economics. Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions. Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts. Keep abreast of developments in the field. Compile, administer, and grade examinations, or assign this work to others. Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records. Plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction. Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students. Conduct research with big data using financial modeling, Stata, SAS, MatLab, and documentation editing packages for paper organization.

 

Requirements: Ph.D. in Finance, Business, Economics, or related field plus 6 months of experience in job offered or 6 months of experience in a related occupation teaching courses at undergraduate or graduate levels in areas of finance and economics using advanced instructional online learning technologies, including Blackboard; conducting research in finance and economics including the fields of mergers and acquisitions, the banking industry, and syndicated loan markets; and conducting research with big data using financial modeling, Stata, SAS, MatLab, and documentation editing packages for paper organization. Employer will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.

 

Job location: Houston, TX.  Applicants contact Randy A. Graham, Director of Human Resources, University of St. Thomas, 3800 Montrose Blvd., Houston, TX 77006. Reference ID 06830.

 

UST students and alumni seeking student employment and/or positions off campus (part-time, full-time or volunteer opportunities) with external organizations can login to UST Connect. For more information about student employment on campus or positions off campus, please Career Services.

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer