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Employment Application Forms

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There are two formats available for employment application at Palmer College. Please see specific job listing for additional materials (i.e., curriculum vitae,cover letter, resume, letters of recommendation, salary history)required for application. All academic applicants must submit a curriculum vitae.

  1. Please complete an application form, and send along with EEO/AA Voluntary Self-Identification form and resume/curriculum vitae by mail, fax or e-mail as outlined below in the specific job listing.
  2. Please be sure that letters of recommendation reference the position and campus you are applying for so that we are able to match them to your application materials.

Davenport, Iowa

Last updated: September 18, 2017


Assistant Controller

Requisition No.: P1718-19
Location: Davenport, IA
Department: Financial Affairs
Posting Type: Open to internal applicants only
Employment Status: Full Time/Exempt

Responsibilities
The Assistant Controller is responsible for preparing and maintaining financial records; reconciliation of accounts, analysis and collection of accounts receivables, maintaining fixed assets, preparation of internal and external reports, and providing financial information to management and stakeholders by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports.

Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, or related field; Master’s degree and CPA preferred; five years related experience and/or training, with supervisory experience preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in private college accounting (FASB) and payroll a plus. Experience with Paycom Software, Microsoft Office Suite preferred.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until September 20, 2017. To apply, please submit an application, cover letter and resume to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Clinical Project Manager

Requisition No.: P1718-18
Location: Davenport, IA
Department: Research
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Full time / Exempt

Responsibilities
This is a temporary 1 year position for a grant- funded clinical trial, with possibility of extension. The position will be at the Davenport campus and will travel to the Iowa City VA Health Care System to recruit, enroll and collect data from study patients. Description of Responsibilities: Recruit study participants; perform the informed consent process; coordinate the scheduling of participant examinations and treatment visits; and monitor recruitment. Handle IRB amendments.

Requirements
Requires a bachelor’s degree. Experience coordinating clinical research studies required. Certification as a clinical research professional preferred. Experience working in military or VA settings preferred. Must successfully pass a background check.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until filled. Submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Laboratory Animal Technician

Requisition No.: P1718-04
Location: Davenport
Department: Research
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Full-time/Non-Exempt

Responsibilities
Under general supervision independently provides care for all laboratory animals in accordance with federal, state, local and college regulations. Duties include, assures strict cleanliness standards are maintained within the animal facility; provide food, water and enrichment to all animals; keeps appropriate records; processes incoming food, bedding and animals; ensures SOP compliance; and cleans and disinfects animal enclosures.

Requirements
Associate’s degree in animal husbandry or veterinary technician or related program is required and at least 1 year of animal care experience. “Associate technician” or “technician” certification from The American Association of Laboratory Animal Science is preferred. Good oral and written communication skills and a valid state or commercial driver’s license is required. Must successfully pass a background check.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until filled. Submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Office Assistant – 2 openings

Requisition No.: P1718-16
Location: Davenport, IA
Department: Clinic
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Part-Time / Non-Exempt
Hours: 20 hrs/weekly, Monday thru Saturday various hours 7:30 am to 7:45 pm

Responsibilities
Duties include receiving and screening phone calls, running reports, working with Excel, processing mail, typing, handling money, scheduling and filing. Additionally, provides assistance and backup support to the administration, patients, students, faculty, alumni and visitors.

Requirements
Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, 2 years additional school preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience, basic knowledge of computer software applications, and experience with excel spreadsheets and/or accounting skills.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Senior Director of Clinic Business

Requisition No.: P1718-14
Location: Davenport, IA
Department: Clinical Affairs
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Full-Time / Exempt

Responsibilities
The Senior Director of Clinic Business operates from the Davenport Campus and is responsible for clinic business operations at all campus/clinic locations. The Senior Director of Clinic Business oversees the finances and data management for all clinic locations. The individual in this position will create and drive strategy and long-term plans for revenue growth and service quality; develop and manage annual clinic budgets; provide oversight for clinic billing and collections; prepare clinic financial and operational reports.

Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, finance, or related field (graduate degree preferred); five years related experience, knowledge and experience managing clinic/healthcare operations and finances; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must successfully pass a background check and credit check.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until filled. Submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Director of Advancement Communication & Stewardship

Requisition No.: P1718-11
Location: Davenport, IA
Department: Advancement
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Full-Time / Exempt

Responsibilities
The Director of Advancement Communication & Stewardship, plans, initiates and implements all Advancement communication and donor stewardship for Palmer College of Chiropractic. The individual in this position will implement and lead a comprehensive Advancement communication strategy that will deeply engage internal and external constituents in financially supporting Palmer College; manage a comprehensive donor stewardship plan to more meaningfully thank and encourage Palmer College donors to support or grow their support of the College.

Requirements
Bachelor’s degree or 15 years of related experience required. Experience in communication field, successful project management, and the ability to manage multiple projects with varying deadlines preferred. Knowledge of fund-raising techniques including, but not limited to: proposal writing; public relations; donor relations and stewardship; volunteer engagement and management; correspondence management, and moves management principles. Candidate must successfully pass a background check and credit check.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until filled. Submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Office Assistant

Requisition No.: P1718-12
Location: Davenport, IA
Department: Clinic
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Part-Time / Non-Exempt
Hours: Average 20 hrs/weekly, various hours from 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Monday-Friday, and rotating Saturdays

Responsibilities
Duties include receiving and screening phone calls, running reports, working with Excel, processing mail, typing, handling money, scheduling and filing. Additionally, provides assistance and backup support to the administration, patients, students, faculty, alumni and visitors.

Requirements
Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, 2 years additional school preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience, basic knowledge of computer software applications, and experience with excel spreadsheets and/or accounting skills.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Administrative Assistant - 2 openings

Requisition No.: P1718-09
Location: Davenport, IA
Department: Continuing Education & Events
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Full-Time / Non-Exempt

Responsibilities
The Administrative Assistant is responsible for providing general administrative and program support in the administration of departmental or other functions. Provide assistance in the administration of departmental or other functions including organization/management of special programs/projects and the development and implementation of administrative procedures.

Requirements
Associate’s degree in Business Administration or related field; one year related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidate must successfully pass a background check.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until filled. Please send application, cover letter, resume, and salary history to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disabled employer. Applicants who may require access accommodations are encouraged to contact the Human Resources Office.

* Please be advised that only Palmer active employees are eligible to apply for internal openings.

San Jose, Calif.

Last updated: September 13, 2017


Office Assistant

Requisition No.: W1718-03
Location: San Jose, CA
Department: Clinic
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Salary: is commensurate with experience and qualifications
Employment Status: Full-Time / Non-Exempt
Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Responsibilities
Duties include receiving and screening phone calls, processing mail, typing, handling money, scheduling and filing. Additionally, provides assistance and backup support to the administration, patients, students, faculty, alumni and visitors.

Requirements
Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, 2 years additional school preferred; CT degree preferred; less than one year related work experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience, and basic knowledge of computer software applications.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Please submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Academic Counselor/Disability Coordinator

Requisition No.: W1718-02
Location: San Jose, CA
Department: Student Services
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Full-Time/Non-Exempt

Responsibilities
The Academic Counselor/ Disability Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the delivery of individual and small group support services for Palmer students relative to educational and curricular issues. In compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), this position coordinates services for students with documented disabilities. This position also advises students on college academic policies and works collaboratively with faculty members to support the goals and objectives of the learning environment. This position will also serve as Campus Bursar. Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty, and staff. Superior written and verbal communication skills; ability to present views in a clear and compelling manner.

Requirements
Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in psychology, communications, or education; Master’s degree preferred. Minimum of three years of experience in Student Affairs/Student Services with a preference for those applicants who have experience coordinating disability services in an education and/or clinical setting.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until filled. Submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Faculty - DACBR

Requisition No.: W1718-01
Location: San Jose, CA
Department: Academic Affairs
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Full-Time / Exempt

Responsibilities
Applications are invited for a full-time faculty teaching position. The specific course assignments will include the chiropractic sciences with an emphasis in radiology instruction.

Requirements
Candidates must have a Doctor of Chiropractic degree; Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Radiology (DACBR); active California Chiropractic License at time of hire; current/active California Permit for X-Ray Supervisor/Operator and be eligible to participate in the treatment of Federal Entitlement (Medicare) program. Three years prior teaching experience at the college-level, evidence of teaching excellence, and familiarity with technology are preferred.

Application Deadline: : Applications will be accepted until filled. To apply, please submit an application, letter of intent, curriculum vitae and references to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Faculty

Requisition No.: W1516-04
Location: San Jose, CA
Department: Academic Affairs
Posting Type: Open to internal and external candidates
Employment Status: Full-Time/Exempt

Responsibilities
Applications are invited for a full-time classroom faculty teaching position. The role of the instructor is to teach chiropractic technique courses as outlined in the course syllabus, which includes preparing/presenting lectures; composing and grading exams, practicals, quizzes and assisting students in developing the psychomotor skills required in delivering a safe and effective chiropractic adjustment.

Requirements
Candidates must have a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from a CCE accredited institution; current/active Doctor of Chiropractic license for the State of California; a minimum of 3 years documented practice experience and/or teaching experience in an institution of higher education. Knowledge and experience in utilizing Palmer Package techniques is required. Computer literacy with email and Microsoft Office products is required

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until filled. To apply, please submit an application, letter of intent, curriculum vitae and references to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Faculty

Requisition No.: W1314-05
Location: San Jose, CA
Department: Academic Affairs
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Part-time

Responsibilities
Palmer West is accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Faculty, Lab Coverage, in the Academic Affairs Department. Open positions are in the Anatomy and Chiropractic Technique Lab.

Requirements
Qualified applicants must meet the minimum CCE standards for faculty employment; hold a master’s degree, doctorate (e.g., PhD, EdD, ScD) or first professional degree (e.g., DC, DO, MD) in a field relevant to the job duties. Prior experience must be evident in the applicant’s curriculum vitae; three years teaching experience in related area preferred.

Application Deadline: Applications for this position will be accepted on an ongoing basis to consider as employment opportunities become available. Application should be specific to either anatomy or chiropractic technique. To apply, please submit an application, letter of intent, Curriculum Vitae, and names and contact information for three references to:

Lisa Bauer, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic
1000 Brady Street
Davenport, IA 52803
Fax: (563) 884-5802
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disabled employer. Applicants who may require access accommodations are encouraged to contact the Human Resources Office.

* Please be advised that only Palmer active employees are eligible to apply for internal openings.

Port Orange, Fla.

Last updated: September 18, 2017


Dean of Academic Affairs

Requisition No.: F1718-09
Location: Port Orange, FL
Department: Academic Affairs
Posting Type: Open to internal and external candidates
Employment Status: Full Time / Exempt

Responsibilities
The Dean of Academic Affairs is an academic officer appointed by the President, responsible for administering the chiropractic programs on the campus. The Dean is responsible for the chiropractic curriculum and academic assessment programs.

Requirements
Requires graduate degree in education or D.C.; additional graduate education preferred (M.Ed., Ph.D., Ed.D); experience in academic administration, especially academic program development, and assessment required; extensive management experience; previous experience and/or familiarity with higher education environment.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Cheryl Shaw, MBA, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida
4777 City Center Pkwy
Port Orange, FL 32129
Fax: (386) 763-2664
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


Admissions Coordinator

Requisition No.: F1718-08
Location: Port Orange, FL
Department: Admissions
Posting Type: Open to internal and external applicants
Employment Status: Full -Time / Non- Exempt

Responsibilities
The Admissions Coordinator is a key administrator to the Admissions department. The Admissions Coordinator is responsible for coordinating all prospect events and campus visits. The Admissions Coordinator will also perform general administrative duties and provide program support to the department, including intake and processing of all admission documents and providing assistance to prospective students when an Admissions Representative is absent.

Requirements
Associate’s degree required; Bachelor’s degree preferred; two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of experience and education.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Submit application, cover letter, resume and salary history to:

Cheryl Shaw, MBA, PHR, SHRM-CP
Human Resources
Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida
4777 City Center Pkwy
Port Orange, FL 32129
Fax: (386) 763-2664
Email: hr.dept@palmer.edu


EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disabled employer. Applicants who may require access accommodations are encouraged to contact the Human Resources Office.

* Please be advised that only Palmer active employees are eligible to apply for internal openings.

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EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disabled employer. Applicants who may require access accommodations are encouraged to contact the Human Resources Office.

Main campus

Davenport campus
Human Resources
1000 Brady St.
Davenport, IA 52803-5214
hr.dept@palmer.edu
(563) 884-5258

Branch campuses

Florida campus
Human Resources
4777 City Center Parkway
Port Orange, FL 32129-4153
hr.dept@palmer.edu
(563) 884-5258

West campus
Human Resources
90 East Tasman Dr.
San Jose, CA 95134-1617
hr.dept@palmer.edu
(563) 884-5258

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