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Scholarship Saturday @ STCC 10/1

Southwest Tennessee Community College will open its computer labs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 1, for area high school seniors to sign up for Tennessee Promise and fill out their college applications as part of a statewide Scholarship Saturday. We will also assist with completing their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

The event is designed to encourage students to enroll in Tennessee Promise, the state’s historic program that provides two years of community college or technical school tuition-free for any student graduating from a Tennessee high school. It includes a mentoring component, as well as a last-dollar scholarship to cover tuition and fees not covered by the Pell grant, the HOPE scholarship or TSAA funds. Students may use the scholarship at any of the state’s 13 community colleges, 27 colleges of applied technology or other eligible institutions offering an associate degree program. The Class of 2017 will be the third eligible to take advantage of the program, which is part of Governor Bill Haslam’s Drive to 55 initiative to increase the number of Tennesseans with some form of post-secondary credential.

During Scholarship Saturday, students may come to any of the following Southwest locations:

  • Macon Cove Campus – 5983 Macon Cove, 38134;
  • Union Avenue Campus – 737 Union Ave., 38103;
  • Maxine A. Smith Center – 8800 E. Shelby Drive, 38125;
  • Millington Center- 6500 Navy Road, 38053;
  • Gill Center – 3833 Mountain Terrace, 38127; and
  • Whitehaven Center – 1234 Finley Road, 38116
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MLGW Openings

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Opening Date: September 20, 2016
Closing Date: October 4, 2016
Job Title: Labor Relations Specialist 2

Duties: Apply intermediate professional-level work to provide technical assistance and administrative support in the operations of the Labor and Employee Relations Department, which include coordinating grievance administrative procedures; representing management in the negotiation/interpretation and administration of collective bargaining agreement; preparing data/facts for mediation/arbitration hearings; and advising/counseling MLGW personnel concerning departmental matters and related activities.

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Human Resources, Industrial Relations, Juris Doctorate degree, or related area. Must have two to four years of professional experience in labor relations. A professional accreditation in Certified Labor Relations Professional (CLRP) Certification or Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR) preferred. Must have computer software skills in word processing, presentation and spreadsheets. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works inside majority of time. Subject to hazards associated with traveling to meetings.

If there are no qualified bidders for Labor Relations Specialist 2, bidders will be considered for Labor Relations Specialist 1.

Candidates accepting employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby County, Tennessee within six months of their employment date. EOE M/F/D/V

Opening Date: September 13, 2016
Closing Date: October 13, 2016
Job Title: Computer Software Specialists 3

Duties: Apply advanced-level business and information technology system practices and/or project management methodology in analyzing information requirements to determine hardware/software solutions; develop project plans; and implement, develop or maintain enterprise information systems to meet project deliverables.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or Business with a concentration in Information Systems or Math with a concentration in Computer Science or Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 12 hours college accredited Information Technology or Information Systems courses. Must have at least six years of experience and meet proficiency requirements. Must have at least one year of demonstrated experience as the primary support person for a particular system or application and at least demonstrated knowledge and skills in one or more of the fields listed below. Experience and knowledge requirements will vary according to area and departmental needs.

Systems Programming: TCP/IP, VPN, Security systems, Infrastructure Routing and Switching, and CISCO Networking

Networking: Applicable certifications might include CAN, CNE, MCP, MCSE and CCIE.

Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works inside under good conditions. Subject to sitting for long periods of time at computer terminals; eye fatigue; grasping/reaching for technical manuals/printouts and distinguishing color; and occasional light lifting, bending, stooping/crouching to load computer equipment, paper and carry materials.

If there are no qualified bidders for Computer Software Specialists 3, bidders will be considered for Computer Software Specialists 2.

Candidates accepting employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby County, Tennessee within six months of their employment date. EOE M/F/D/V

Opening Date: August 30, 2016
Closing Date: September 30, 2016
Job Title: General Foreman (Gas Distribution)

Duties: Train, direct and supervise management/bargaining unit employees engaged in gas line construction/maintenance, cathodic protection and underground electric installation; and oversee work performed by contractors as required.

Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification. High School diploma or G.E.D. Must have two to four years of gas construction and maintenance experience in a responsible leadership position to include gas main/service installation and maintenance, gas leak detection/repair and installation of underground electric facilities. Must successfully complete Foreman/Chief Clerk Assessment Center. Must successfully complete NIMS Training within one year of entering job. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works outside majority of time. Subject to hazards associated with utility construction. Subject to shift work, inclement weather and periodic stooping, bending/walking on job site for inspection purposes.

Candidates accepting employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby County, Tennessee within six months of their employment date. EOE M/F/D/V

Opening Date: August 30, 2016
Closing Date: September 30, 2016
Job Title: Energy Project Engineer 4

Duties: Train/direct subordinates in and perform work by applying engineering principles in the investigation/evaluation of diverse energy projects; make technical/financial recommendations; and provide engineering/computer advice and assistance.

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Civil Engineering. Must have five years of experience with Tennessee P.E. certification. Must have Energy Engineering experience with exposure to commercial/industrial contract negotiations and/or rates. Must successfully complete NIMS Training within one year of entering job. Must have computer programming training/experience. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works in office majority of time. Occasionally subject to construction hazards of light lifting/carrying of energy monitoring equipment while performing energy audits and visiting industrial plant sites.

If there are no qualified bidders for Energy Project Engineer 4, bidders will be considered for Energy Project Engineer 3, 2 or 1.

Candidates accepting employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby County, Tennessee within six months of their employment date. EOE M/F/D/V

Opening Date: August 24, 2016
Closing Date: October 4, 2016
Job Title: Computer Software Specialist 3 – Technical Support (Redhat Linux Systems Administrator)

Duties: Apply advanced-level business and information technology system practices and/or project management methodology in analyzing information requirements to determine hardware/software solutions; develop project plans; and implement, develop or maintain enterprise information systems to meet project deliverables.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or Business with a concentration in Information Systems or Math with a concentration in Computer Science or Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 12 hours college accredited Information Technology or Information Systems courses. Must have at least six years of experience and meet proficiency requirements. Must have at least one year of demonstrated experience as the primary support person for a particular system or application and at least demonstrated knowledge and skills in one or more of the fields listed below. Experience and knowledge requirements will vary according to area and departmental needs.

Systems Programming: Linux, Unix, Apache Server, Windows Server, Active Directory Services, Server Virtualization, VMWARE

Networking: Security Systems, Storage Area Networks, Enterprise Backup Systems, Infrastructure Routing and Switching

Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works inside under good conditions. Subject to sitting for long periods of time at computer terminals; eye fatigue; grasping/reaching for technical manuals/printouts and distinguishing color; and occasional light lifting, bending, stooping/crouching to load computer equipment, paper and carry materials.

If there are no qualified bidders for Computer Software Specialist 3, bidders will be considered for Computer Software Specialist 2.

Candidates accepting employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby County, Tennessee within six months of their employment date. EOE M/F/D/V

Opening Date: August 19, 2016
Closing Date: October 4, 2016
Job Title: Computer Software Specialist 3 (Customer and Geographical Information System)

Duties: Apply advanced-level business and information technology system practices and/or project management methodology in analyzing information requirements to determine hardware/software solutions; develop project plans; and implement, develop or maintain enterprise information systems to meet project deliverables.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or Business with a concentration in Information Systems or Math with a concentration in Computer Science or Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 12 hours college accredited Information Technology or Information Systems courses. Must have at least six years of experience and meet proficiency requirements. Must have demonstrated knowledge and skills in Oracle Forms, Oracle reports, ProC, PL/SQL. Must have at least one year of demonstrated experience as the primary support person for a particular system or application and demonstrated knowledge and skills in one or more of the following fields of expertise: Appworx or Apache Server, TOAD, Unix, Linux, Oracle, HTML, JAVA, XML, or AJAX. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works inside under good conditions. Subject to sitting for long periods of time at computer terminals; eye fatigue; grasping/reaching for technical manuals/printouts and distinguishing color; and occasional light lifting, bending, stooping/crouching to load computer equipment or paper and carry materials.

If there are no qualified bidders for Computer Software Specialist 3, bidders will be considered for Computer Software Specialist 2. If there are no qualified bidders for Computer Software Specialist 2, bidders will be considered for Computer Software Specialist 1.

Candidates accepting employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby County, Tennessee within six months of their employment date. EOE M/F/D/V

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