Non-Certified Personnel Job Postings

  • Head Coach – Varsity Girls Basketball
    Head Coach – Varsity Girls Basketball

    Qualifications:

    • Demonstrate the ability to organize, supervise, build, and maintain a high school basketball program that incorporates all levels (i.e., varsity, sub-varsity, middle school, lower levels).
    • Show evidence of skill-set associated with student-athlete and program development.
    • Possess strong communication skills.
    • Ability to build and maintain relationships with student-athletes, staff, and community.
    • Has previous successful coaching experience in basketball; head coaching experience in high school coaching preferred.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of current Michigan High School Athletic Association policy.

    Send letter of interest, resume, and references to:

    Ira Childress, Athletic Director
    Okemos High School
    2800 Jolly Road, Okemos, MI 48864

    ira.childress@okemosk12.net

    Applications will be accepted until 4:00 pm, Monday, April 8, 2019.

  • Administrative Assistant to Director of Transportation

    Secretary to Director of Transportation 

    Provide support and assistance to the Director of Transportation.  Assists with the overall operation of the transportation office including establishing routes, communication, purchasing, payroll, trip requests and managing daily operations in absence of the director.

    Position works 8 hours per day

    39 weeks per year with typical hours of 9-6 daily (ability to flex hours at certain time of the school year).  Starting rate of pay is $15.47 per hour after 40 days.

    Qualifications:

    • High School Diploma required; associates degree preferred
    • Previous experience in a transportation office preferred
    • Experience with Versatrans Routing software, GPS systems, and student database systems preferred
    • Ability to manage many job responsibilities with frequent interruptions
    • Possess or a willingness to obtain a commercial driver’s license with a school bus endorsement
    • Proficient with use of technology and computers

    Essential Job Duties:

    • Develop and maintain all transportation routes and maps using computer software program
    • Update and manage student records for transportation routes on student database
    • Dispatching services and operation of a two-way radio
    • Manage and maintain a variety of records, employee documents, payroll records, absence reports, invoices and financial documents
    • Process transportation/trip requests and assist with assignment of drivers and substitutes to routes and trips
    • Perform all office functions and duties including answering phones, mail distribution, filing, correspondence with staff and community, generation of reports, purchasing and inventory

    A full job description is available upon request

    Send a letter of interest and resume to:
    Cheri Meier, Assistant Superintendent, 4406 N. Okemos Rd. Okemos, MI 48864

    Applications accepted until filled.

  • Special Education Paraprofessional ~ 84%

     

    Special Education Paraprofessional ~ 84%
    Class IV

    $13.86 after 40 working days
    36 weeks
    33.75 Hrs Per Week

    Minimum of associates degree, 2 years of college or equivalent preferred
    Must be highly qualified under NCLB guidelines

    Full Job Description Available Upon Request

    Send a letter of interest and resume to:
    Cheri Meier, Assistant Superintendent, 4406 N. Okemos Rd. Okemos, MI 48864

    Applications accepted until filled.

  • Hiawatha Elementary K-4
    General Classroom Aide

    Hiawatha Elementary
    Classroom Aide
    6.75 Hrs per Day
    $10.19 Per Hr 
    36 weeks
    EduStaff Employee

    Send a letter of interest and resume to:
    Principal Julie Bellinger at julie.bellinger@okemosk12.net

    Applications will be accepted until filled.

  • Kinawa Montessori 5-6

    Paraprofessional ~ 63%

    Kinawa Montessori 5-6

    Paraprofessional ~ 63%
    Class IV

    $13.86 after 40 working days
    36 weeks
    25 Hrs Per Week

    • Minimum of Associates Degree, 2 Years of College Or Equivalent Preferred
    • Must be Highly Qualified under NCLB Guidelines
    • Montessori Experience Preferred

    Full Job Description Available Upon Request

    Send a letter of interest and resume to Cheri Meier, Assistant Superintendent - HR
    4406 N. Okemos Road, Okemos, MI  48864

    Applications will be accepted until filled.

  • Kinawa 5-6
    Student Supervisor/Lead Noon Hour Supervisor

    Kinawa 5-6
    Student Supervisor/Lead Noon Hour Supervisor
    7 Hrs Per Day / 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    $10.50 Per Hr - Student Supervisor
    Position Serves as Lead Noon Hour Supervisor for 2 Hrs Each Day - $12.45 Per Hr for those 2 Hrs
    36 weeks
    EduStaff Employee

    Associates or Bachelor Degree Preferred
    Ability to Register as a Substitute Teacher Preferred

    Send a letter of interest and resume to:
    Cheri Meier, Assistant Superintendent - HR
    4406 N. Okemos Road
    Okemos, MI  48864

    Applications will be accepted until filled.

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    Kinawa 5-6
    General Classroom Aide

    Kinawa 5-6
    Classroom Aide
    8:30 - 3:30 p.m. Daily
    $10.19 Per Hr 
    36 weeks
    EduStaff Employee

    Send a letter of interest and resume to:
    Cheri Meier, Assistant Superintendent - HR
    4406 N. Okemos Road
    Okemos, MI  48864

    Applications will be accepted until filled.

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    Lunch Supervisors Needed at Kinawa


    If you are interested in working at Kinawa as a Lunchroom Supervisor please contact
    Lisa Bowen at Lisa.bowen@okemosk12.net or 706-4702.

    Supervisors are responsible for keeping students safe during the lunch hour both in the cafeteria and outside on the
    playground. Washing tables between lunches is also a part of the responsibilities of this position. Applicants should have a positive attitude, a good work ethic, and a love for
    working with and interacting positively with students in the 5th and 6th grade age group.
    Hours are 11:00 to 1:00 pm and will begin on Tuesday, August 28th. We will have two
    lunches this year 11:25-11:55 and again 12:18-12:48. The pay rate is $10.45 per hour
    and the number of hours per day is 2.00. Substitute positions are available and always
    welcome!

    We tend to need quite a few substitutes throughout the year. If you would like to be considered for a position, please email: lisa.bowen@okemosk12.net If you
    have any questions you can contact
    Lisa Bowen at the email address or phone number above.

  • Chippewa Middle School (7-8)

    At-Risk Aide

    Chippewa Middle School (7-8)
    At-Risk Aide
    35 Hours Per Week
    $10.77 Per Hour

    *EduStaff Employee

    Qualifications Desired:

    • Prior experience working with middle school students
    • Ability to collaborate with staff member

    Send a letter of interest and resume to:
    Jody Noble, Principal, 
    jody.noble@okemosk12.net

    Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

  • Okemos High School

    Substitute Secretary to the Counseling Office

    Okemos High School

    Substitute Secretary to the Counseling Office

    April 1 through June 14, 2019
    6.5 Hours Per Day
    $10.17 Per Hour

    Familiarity with Powerschool, Google Docs and Edgenuity preferred

    To apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to cheri.meier@okemosk12.net

    Applications accepted until filled.

  • Department of Food & Nutrition

    Food Service Worker/Cashier

    Okemos High School          

    POSITION: Food Service Worker/Cashier

    LOCATION: Okemos High School
    HOURS: 9:15 - 1:00  3.75 Hours (start and stop time may vary based upon the different lunch schedules)
    RATE OF PAY:    EduStaff Rate                         

    DUTIES:                                                                              

    • Prepare food items for sub station
    • Cash/Prepare food on sub line at lunch time
    • Complete food production record
    • Work in dish area
    • Keep work area clean, sanitized and organized.
    • Assist in areas where needed, per Food Service Coordinator
    • Assist with putting stock away/rotate stock
    • Must work within the scheduled time

    QUALIFICATIONS:          

    • Valid ServSafe Certificate within 60 days. 
    • Must be able to lift 40 pounds.      
    • Good math skills.
    • Can read and follow written and verbal directions.
    • Completes all required food production reports.
    • Ability to work in extreme temperature, humidity and congested work area and stand for long periods of time.
    • Must be able to complete repetitive hand and wrist motions.
    • Must be able to coordinate multi-tasks at once.
    • Relates well with students, staff and parents.
    • Displays a positive attitude in all phases of personal conduct.
    • Basic computer skills
    • Proficiently operates Point of Sale System.
    • Must be customer service oriented.
    • At least one year food service experience, helpful.                                                                                    

    Anyone interested in the above vacancy, please submit written interest letter to Food Service Director at
    4406 Okemos Road, Okemos, MI 48864

  • FOOD SERVICE WORKERS

    FOOD SERVICE WORKERS

    Food & Nutrition Services

    REQUIREMENTS:                                             

    • Previous food service experience, preferably in a school setting.
    • Knowledge of food preparation methods, portion control, proper food handling and storage, inventory control and food ordering.
    • Knowledge and experience in cash handling, cashiering. Good math skills.
    • Knowledge of food safety laws and regulations.
    • Ability to deliver exceptional customer service in a school setting.
    • Ability to communicate with students, parents, and staff in an appropriate and respectful manner.
    • Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure.
    • Positive attitude and willingness to work for improvement.
    • Ability to follow the requirements of school food service.
    • Able to multi-task and make decisions in regards to food preparation.
    • Working knowledge of school meal requirements.
    • Valid ServSafe Certification within 60 days.

    DUTIES:                                            

    • Cook and serve meals to students in a friendly and pleasant manner.
    • Prepare food, provide service, and perform other kitchen activities, including dishes, clean up, receiving, and stocking.
    • Maintain high sanitary and safety standards in the kitchen and storage areas.
    • Accurate cash handling and accounting for daily sales, including performing cashier duties.
    • Work with Supervisors, Lead Cooks, Co-workers, and Director and Assistant Director of Food and Nutrition Services toward an effective and efficient food service operation.
    • Perform duties at different sites in the district as necessary.
    • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Food and Nutrition Services.

    HOURS OF EMPLOYMENT: Positions available range from 5.75 to 2.25 hours each day when school is in session.

    Hours of work range from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. depending on the position.                                

    BENEFITS AND SALARY: Starting at $10.00 per hour

    APPLY AT:                                                   

    Food and Nutrition Services Office
    Okemos Public Schools
    4406 Okemos Road
    Okemos, MI 48864                 

    Hours: Monday thru Friday  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

    DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:      Until filled

  • Bus Driver

    Bus Driver

    Okemos Public Schools is seeking individuals to fill regular and part time school bus driving positions for the 2018-19 school year and beyond.
    Current state certified drivers are desired, although CDL training (paid) is available.
    Salary ranges from $14.79 - $18.62 per hour depending on experience.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    *Enjoy working with children.
    *High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
    *Be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and a background investigation.
    *Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, parents, staff, peers and community.
    *Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, maps, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
    *Have sufficient strength, agility, and dexterity to perform all required tasks.
    *Will provide training (if needed) to obtain a valid State of Michigan Class B CDL license with Passenger and School Bus endorsements. The air brake test must also be passed.
    *Ability to plan and carry out preventative maintenance measures.

    RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:

    *Operate a school bus in a safe and professional manner, obeying local, state, and federal ordinances/laws.
    *Perform and properly complete daily pre-trip bus inspections.
    *Show proficiency in handling and maneuvering a school bus.
    *Participate in required training/in-services.
    *Enforce district student discipline policies.

    BENEFITS:

    *Health, dental and optical benefit package available.
    *Michigan Public School Retirement Program.

    Send Resume to:
    Todd Sharp, Director of Transportation
    2700 Bennett Road
    Okemos, MI 48864

    Applications accepted until filled.

  • Before/After Care Assistant at Elementary Schools 

    Before/After Care Assistant at Elementary Schools
    7:00-9:00 AM and 3:15-6:00 PM except Early Release (one Wednesday a month) 1:30-6:00 PM
    $10.00/hr.
    *Position starts immediately

    DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Experience working with school age children in a childcare setting.
    • Must be 18 years old

    STAFF RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Assist in providing a safe environment for children in your care.
    • Assist in providing/directing activities that enhance and encourage development of the children’s individual interests and talents.
    • Assist in providing a comfortable and relaxed environment where children feel welcome and secure.
    • Supervise assigned children.
    • Follow the child care discipline policy.
    • Attend all required staff meetings.
    • Follow all school district and state child care licensing guidelines.
    • Staff may be required to lift young children on occasion, weighing up to 40 pounds.

    Submit cover letter and resume to Lynda Kerns, Community Education Coordinator at lynda.kerns@okemosk12.net

    Applications accepted until filled.