Japan – Position Announcement
Only Local Applications will be accepted.
Position: VA Certification Specialist
Position Number: 1413
Location: Yokota Air Base, Japan
Department: Student Affairs
Category: Overseas Contingent III, Full-Time, Pay Grade 2
Description: Duties include but are not limited to processing enrollment certifications and reviewing VA paperwork for new students. The incumbent will process incomplete and withdrawal forms, offer telephone assistance for students with VA questions. She/he will assist walk-in students with VA questions and will also perform supportive duties which may include clerical duties. Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: • Associate’s degree or at least 60 credit hours of college preferred
• Strong oral and written communication skills a must
• Excellent customer service, computer applications, and problem-solving skills
• Professional demeanor and excellent interpersonal skills a must
• Superior attention to detail and accurate data entry skills required
• Must be able to make a minimum of a year commitment to the position
• Must be able to pass a U.S. background check
Available: July 2, 2012
Deadline: June 27, 2012
FAX: DSN: 225-9889 Comm: 042-539-1804
Email: employment-asia@umuc.edu
Comments: COMPENSATION: Up to 24 SH of Tuition Remission per academic year, logistical support, retirement stipend, and medical insurance as well as other types of insurance coverage.

TO APPLY: Applicants must submit a cover letter, UMUC Application, resume, and transcripts from a regionally accredited institutions by mail, fax or e-mail.

University of Maryland University College - Asia
Office of Human Resources
Unit 5060 Box 0100
APO AP 96328

Positions are posted for 5 calendar day increments. Incomplete packages will not be reviewed.Positions are closed on the deadline date at 5:00pm COB Japan Standard Time (JST +0900 UTC). Internal applicants will be considered first. Applications submitted via satellite offices will not be accepted.

UMUC - An Equal Opportunity Employer