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Broad, open landscape accented by rolling hills and big sky vistas with lots of clean air and bright days, hundreds of lakes and waterways for a myriad of outdoor adventures from canoeing, hiking, rock climbing to alpine and cross-country skiing. Our students value the talented, caring faculty, small student-centered classes, and close student-instructor rapport. Liberal arts and professional studies programs with service-learning, internship, and undergraduate research opportunities describe intellectual adventure at UM-Presque Isle. Come join our North of Ordinary university community.

One of seven autonomous campuses within the University of Maine System, the University of Maine at Presque Isle provides its 1,500 traditional and non-traditional students from the United States and Canada with life-changing opportunities in a caring, small-university environment. It combines liberal arts and selected professional studies programs and serves as a cultural and educational resource for the entire area.


Admission Counselor

Full-time, regular, exempt position

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is seeking to fill a position as Admissions Counselor. The incumbent will represent the University of Maine at Presque Isle at on and off campus recruitment activities, assume primary responsibility for a specific recruitment area, review files and interview prospective students, and assist in the day to day activities of the office.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree Valid driver’s license
Available to travel in Canada and New England
Available to work some evenings and weekends Preferred

Qualifications:
Demonstrated experience in student recruitment or similar work.
Working knowledge of Canadian high school system and Canadian loan program

The starting wage range is in the mid $20s. The University of Maine at Presque Isle offers an excellent benefits package, including health, dental and retirement benefits as well as tuition waiver programs for employees and their dependents. Additional information about UMPI is available at http://www.umpi.edu/.

The position is open until filled; however applications received after the first screening date on July 10, 2015 will be considered at the discretion of the University. To apply please send a resume, college transcripts, contact information for 3 professional references and letter describing how your qualifications, skills and experience relate to the qualifications of this position referencing Admissions Counselor search to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (preferred) or Ms. Barbara Lambert, Human Resources, University of Maine at Presque Isle, 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, Maine 04769. In addition, candidates are asked to complete an application for employment which may be downloaded at http://www.umpi.edu/files/employment/JobApplicationProfessional.pdf. The successful candidate is subject to background screening.

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age disability, protected veterans status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

SPORTS INFORMATION DIRECTOR/HEAD COACH

Full-time, regular (10-month), exempt position

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is seeking to fill the position of Sports Information Director and Head Coach (SID/Coach). The SID/Coach will have a 10-month work year calendar from August 1 through June 1 each year. As a member of the Department of Athletics, this position is intended to assist with the advance of the college’s mission and values by overseeing, implementing and administering all aspects of sports information. This includes promotion of varsity athletic programs, special events and selected club sport/recreational programs. The head coach will direct all aspects of a varsity collegiate athletic program, and is responsible for recruitment of athletes, administration of the program, and maximizing athlete performance through technical and tactical teaching.

The complete job description is linked here.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree
College coaching experience
Familiarity with NCAA rules/regulations
Strong writing skills

Preferred Qualifications:

Master’s degree
Familiarity with Presto stats program
Familiarity with sports journalism writing style
Head coaching experience at the college level

The salary range is $30,000 to $33,000 and will be based on the qualifications and experience of the successful applicant.

The position is open until filled; however, applications received after the first screening date on June 19, 2015 will be considered at the discretion of the University. To apply, send a complete application packet consisting of a cover letter addressing your experience as it relates to the requirements of this position, specifically addressing the qualifications, along with a resume, UMS job application and contact information for three professional references to: SPORTS INFORMATION DIRECTOR Search, Barbara Lambert, 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, ME 04769 or e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (PREFERRED) referencing job code 1510. Only complete applications will be considered.

Appropriate background screening required.

The University of Maine at Presque Isle is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.