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Human Resources

Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:30am–4:30pm

Employment Opportunities

Within a supportive community, Nichols College transforms today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders through a dynamic, career-focused business and professional education. Our faculty and staff take seriously their role in transforming students into successful graduates who respond to challenges, are eager for responsibility and assume significant roles in the global economy. If that sounds like you, consider joining our campus community.

Open Positions | Faculty

There are no open positions at this time.

Application Information:

    Department of Human Resources
    Nichols College
    123 Center Road
    Dudley, MA 01571

Open Positions | Professional

Mailroom Assistant

Department: Mail Services
Reports To: Mail Services Manager

Typical Duties:

  • Provide current and accurate postal/shipping information to students/staff/faculty as regulated by Federal/State laws, private package carrier’s procedures, and College policies.
  • Receive, sort, and distribute all incoming/outgoing mail and packages for students/staff/faculty in a timely manner according to Mail Services Employee Manual.
  • Utilize the Colleges tracking, nametag, and Point of Sale software as needed.
  • Create and maintain documents and spreadsheets related to Mail Services.
  • Work full-time hours (8:30 AM – 4:30 PM) when required (see schedule below).
  • Oversee student workers when necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:

  • Effectively communicate (oral and written) with students/staff/faculty as needed in order to contribute to the customer service friendly atmosphere in the College mailroom.
  • A working knowledge of USPS and other commonly used package carrier’s rules and regulations.
  • Ability to operate the digital postal meter, the Colleges computers/software, and the internet as they relate to the everyday operation of the College mailroom.
  • Ability to lift 50 lb. package

Required Work Schedule:

  • Approximately 32 weeks
    • Each semester, One week before the first day of scheduled classes until the last day of scheduled classes, Monday – Friday, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM.
    • Required to work full-time hours (8:30 AM – 4:30 PM) during the following times:
      • First few weeks of each semester due to extra workload with incoming packages.
      • Prescheduled two weeks to cover Managers vacation (4 wk. notification provided)
      • Randomly to cover managers personal/sick time
  • No work during the following times (unless covering for Manager):
    • Spring Vacation- 2nd  week of March
    • Winter Holiday - end of 2nd week of December – beginning of 3rd week of January
    • Summer break - end of 1st week of May –3rd week of August

Mandatory Uniform:

  • Nichols Mail Services Polo (provided)
  • Dress pants/skirts/dresses, no jeans (exception if participating in Friday Denim Days)
  • Suitable shoes for working on cement floor – non slip- no open toes

Physical Job Components:

  • Frequently lifts, carries or otherwise moves and positions objects weighting 50 lbs.
  • Frequently bends, kneels and crouches
  • Repetitive movement of hands, arms and legs, sweeping, vacuuming, moping and pushing/lifting a shovel
  • May drive vehicle if needed
  • Continuous walking, standing and moving about
  • Exposure to adverse weather conditions, hazardous chemicals, odors, dirt and dust
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing
  • Ability to use computer
  • Ability to proofread and check documents for accuracy
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and move various machinery & equipment

Application Information:

    Department of Human Resources
    Nichols College
    123 Center Road
    Dudley, MA 01571

Head Men’s & Women’s Volleyball Coach

Department: Athletics
Reports Directly To: Athletic Director

Nichols College is a four-year private, not-for-profit, coeducational institution offering bachelors, and master’s degrees as well as certificate programs. Within a supportive community, the College’s mission is to transform today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders through a dynamic, career-focused business and professional education. Nichols is an NCAA DIII institution.

Job Summary:

The Head Men’s & Women’s Volleyball Coach will report to the Director of Athletics. Responsibilities will include all aspects of coaching, student development and recruiting as well as assisting the Director of Athletics in the leadership, vision and supervision of the men’s and women’s volleyball programs. The men’s volleyball program will begin varsity competition in the 2018-19 school year, while the women’s program will be entering its third year as a varsity sport. The women’s volleyball team competes in the CCC and the men’s volleyball team will compete in the NECC in 2018-19.

Distinguishing Characteristics:

Candidates shall have a genuine understanding and commitment to the NCAA DIII philosophy as well as strong leadership and interpersonal skills with an ability to work with all constituencies of the campus.

Knowledge, Skills, and Education Required:

  • Prior coaching or collegiate playing experience required
  • Recruiting experience
  • Exceptional leadership skills
  • Knowledge of all NCAA Div. III rules and regulations
  • CPR/ AED & First Aid Certification required subsequent to date of hire

Physical Job Components:

  • Able to use office and telecommunication equipment
  • Traveling to be expected
  • Ability to communicate in writing and orally

Application Information:

The position will remain open until filled, however, for full consideration, please submit a resume and cover letter no later than March 9, 2018.

This is a full time position with benefits.

Send cover letter and resume to:

    Department of Human Resources

Nichols College is an equal opportunity employer and educator and encourages women and minorities to apply.