ReHire Career Navigator

Nevada, United States
Salary Not specified
Jun 08, 2021
Position Type
Administrative, Deans
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

ReHire Career Navigator

Thank you for your interest in Truckee Meadows Community College. If you need assistance or have questions regarding the application process, please contact Human Resources at (775) 673-7168 or

Job Description

The Navigator will work as part of a team within TMCC, as well as with other Navigators within NSHE, to carry out the deliverables of the SANDI grant. While a primary focus will be on the Tech Careers FastTrack program, the position will focus on enhancing the impact of TMCC's short-term education and training programs that lead to certifications and employment.

This is a full-time position currently funded through June 30, 2023 with Project SANDI, a grant awarded to the State of Nevada by the U.S. Department of Education's Education Stabilization Fund - Reimagine Workforce Preparation (ESF-RWP).

The position will report to the Dean of Technical Sciences and will work closely with the SANDI Project Coordinators at the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) and the Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) to execute the roles and responsibilities of the position.

Minimum Qualifications:

1. Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.

2. Two years experience with grant or program management.

3. Proficiency with MS Office applications and database management, such as Access.

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Master's degree in Education, Counseling, Leadership, or a closely related field from an accredited institution.

2. Two years experience working with adult learners.

3. Two years experience with a learning management system.

4. Knowledge utilizing student educational data systems (i.e., Banner, PeopleSoft, Lumens).


Candidates must exhibit an appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse academic environment, inclusive of students, faculty, and staff of varying social, economic, cultural, ideological and ethnic backgrounds.
  • Promote and recruit for TMCC short-term educational programs by organizing presentations, meetings and informational sessions with clients and community members.
  • Serve as a student success manager for FastTrack program participants.
  • Work collaboratively with other departments to meet student needs and ensure student success.
  • Engage employers in applicant screening, technical problem-solving, project development and job placement
  • Oversee grant outcomes, provide oversight of data collection and reporting, and ensure compliance for grants associated with short-term training programs.
  • Collaborate effectively with internal and external stakeholders to achieve program outcomes and to develop and implement common practices and processes.
  • Perform all assigned duties in a manner that is consistent with the standards, mission, and goals of Truckee Meadows Community College Comply with department responsibilities and published college policies and procedures and NSHE published college policies and procedures.
  • Adhere to FERPA and all safety standards and regulations
  • Other Duties as Assigned

Salary Information: $48,298 starting salary placement dependent on education and experience.

Conditions of Employment

This is a full-time, non-tenure track, administrative position reporting to the Dean of Technical Sciences and works from the TMCC's William N. Pennington Applied Technology Center located at 475 Edison Way, Reno. The position requires occasional travel within the state of Nevada.

This is a grant funded position and renewable contract is contingent upon available funds from secured grants.


Full-Time Equivalent

Required Attachment(s)

In the Resume/Cover Letter section of the application each of the following must be attached to be given consideration for this position.
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter

Posting Close Date

Note to Applicant

Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. Search committees will use this information to determine that applicants meet minimum qualifications as listed in the job announcement.

This posting will close at 12:00 am on the date listed above. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 pm the day prior.

All documents, including unofficial transcripts for academic positions, must be received prior to the closing date listed on the job announcement.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check upon hire.

As part of the hiring process, applicants for positions in the Nevada System of Higher Education may be required to demonstrate the ability to perform job-related tasks.

Schedules are subject to change based on organizational needs.

To apply, visit

Truckee Meadows Community College is a comprehensive educational institution located in Reno, Nevada and is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education. TMCC’s five instructional sites and numerous community locations serves an increasingly diverse population of more than 11,000 students each semester. TMCC, an HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution), is a progressive institution that celebrates inclusion and diversity while supporting core themes of academic excellence, student success, and access to lifelong learning.

A vital leader in the New Nevada’s growing economy, TMCC is located near the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains in an environment rich with a thriving arts, culture, food scene, abundant outdoor activities, and a family-friendly local community. It is only a 3.5 hour drive to San Francisco, CA, a 40-minute drive to Lake Tahoe, and within easy driving distance of four national parks (Great Basin, Yosemite, Lassen, and Death Valley). For more information, please go to or view our virtual tour at

The Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) is committed to providing a place of work and learning free of discrimination on the basis of a person’s age, disability, whether actual or perceived by others (including service-connected disabilities), gender (including pregnancy related conditions), military status or military obligations, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, race, or religion.