Serves as the Manager of the Texas Local Technical Assistance Program (TxLTAP) for the DED-Public Works Institute (PWI). Ensure successful delivery of TxLTAP programs with a focus on instructional excellence, programmatic innovation, efficient program operation, participant achievement and satisfaction, and enrollments.
Serve as Manager of the TxLTAP program. Develops policy for establishing center-wide operational, administrative and logistical processes and supporting systems. Assists Director in creating and implementing the strategic vision for TxLTAP. Develop and deliver appropriate instructor-led and web-based courses. Ensure successful delivery programs with a focus on instructional excellence, competency, programmatic innovation, efficient program operation, participant achievement & satisfaction, and enrollments. Manage scheduling, delivery and logistics for courses. Assist the Director in managing the TxLTAP budget. Oversee expenditures relating to the program. Review and analyze financial and training data and prepare financial and program assessment reports to leadership and external clients. Assist the Director in managing committees, educational design, program delivery, and evaluation of all program activities. Create and implement a statewide marketing strategy utilizing multimedia and social media to continually expand the program’s reach. Develop and manage relationships with individuals, companies and organizations related to TxLTAP. Represent the Director in meetings, negotiations and presentations with senior executives from both the public and private sectors. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with federal, state and local workforce agencies and employers to assure positive participant experiences. Provide guidance and leadership to TxLTAP support staff and instructors. Performs other duties assigned.
DEGREE IN ENGINEERING, SCIENCE, BUSINESS, PUBLICADMINISTRATION, AND 5 YEARS’ OF RELATEDEXPERIENCEMANAGINGTRAININGPROGRAMS TO INCLUDETHEADMINISTRATION OF A STATEWIDETRAININGPROGRAM, PERFORMING A VARIETY OF ADMINISTRATIVEFUNCTIONSANDCOORDINATINGWITHCUSTOMERS, MANAGERS, FACILITIESANDSUPERVISORS. EQUIVALENTCOMBINATION OF RELEVANTEDUCATIONANDEXPERIENCEMAY BE SUBSTITUTED AS APPROPRIATE.
DEGREE IN ENGINEERING, SCIENCE, BUSINESS, ANDPUBLICADMINISTRATIONWITH 5 YEARS’ OF EXPERIENCE IN ADMINISTRATIVEMANAGEMENT OF A COMPLEXSTATEWIDETRAININGPROGRAM. 5 OR MOREYEARS IN PUBLICWORKSINDUSTRY, PREFERABLY IN A MANAGEMENTPOSITION. 3 OR MORE YEARS’ EXPERIENCESCHEDULINGINSTRUCTORS, CLASSESANDLOCATIONS. EXPERIENCE IN MAINTAINING A CURRICULUMANDTRAININGMATERIALSLIBRARYANDMANAGINGMATERIALSDISTRIBUTION. DEMONSTRATEDABILITY TO MANAGE A PROGRAMBUDGET.
Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
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The University of Texas at Arlington sets the standard for educational excellence in the thriving Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area and is one of the nation’s fastest-growing public research universities. With an enrollment of 38,000 on-campus students and an additional 15,000 online degree-seeking students, UTA is the second-largest institution in The University of Texas System. The University ...offers more than 180 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees through 10 colleges and schools and is rising in stature through its commitment to transforming the lives of students, pushing the boundaries of knowledge, and serving a growing and diverse community.
UTA has developed a strategic plan, “Bold Solutions, Global Impact” (http://www.uta.edu/strategicplan). Taking advantage of our unique location at the center of the fastest growing urban region in the U.S. and adjacency to the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, our vision is to be ‘The Model 21st Century Urban Research University’. To support this vision, our strategic plan focuses on four over-arching themes across the University: Health and the Human Condition, Sustainable Urban Communities, Global Environmental Impact, Data Driven Discovery and Knowledge Management. The College of Engineering is playing a critical role in the advancement of each of these themes.
Our highly ranked academic programs attract the best and brightest scholars from around the world, and our faculty and students consistently receive national and international recognition for their accomplishments. U.S. News & World Report ranks UT Arlington fifth among national universities for undergraduate diversity, we are a designated Hispanic Serving Institution, and the Military Times recently named UTA as the best 4-year College for veterans in the state of Texas. The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks UT Arlington among the 20 fastest-growing public research universities in the United States over the last 10 years.
With a population of 7 million, the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is the fourth-largest urban area in the United States. It covers an area larger than the states of Rhode Island and Connecticut combined. The Metroplex is the economic and cultural hub of North Texas and has the 10th-largest gross metropolitan product in the world. Not only is it an exciting place to live and work, the Metroplex offers UT Arlington a host of unparalleled scholarly, research, and economic activity.
UTA has been a catalyst for redevelopment and revitalization in the central business district of Arlington, establishing a true college town environment in downtown Arlington. UTA’s 20-acre, mixed-use College Park District provides new special events and student living space, restaurants, and parking as part of its broad-based initiative to generate and support economic activity at the city’s urban center. In addition, the University is expanding its footprint in both Fort Worth and Dallas and has plans to increase its global presence building on active partnerships led by the College of Business and the College of Nursing and Health Innovation in Central and South America, South East Asia and the Middle East.
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