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Lead Registration Representative (Reg FT)


Position Title: Lead Registration Representative (Reg FT)


Department: Registration and Advisement


Campus: Allegheny Campus


Additional Information:


Benefits: CCAC offers an exceptional benefits package. Highlights include an excellent health plan with very low out-of-pocket expense network option, generous time off and holiday pay, a 403b retirement plan with up to 10% employer match or other options through the State's retirement defined benefit pension system, free employee parking, public service (student) loan forgiveness eligible employer, and employer paid benefits including group life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.


Work Hours (for hourly positions): Monday - Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Additional hours, including evening and weekend hours, may be needed to meet the needs of the department, particularly during peak enrollment periods, which are typically January and August.


Salary Grade: SEIU E - $18.38


Job Category: Office Support Staff/Maintenance/Housekeeping


Employment Type: Regular Full-Time


Job Slot: 0690


Job Open Date: 1/13/2023


Job Close Date: 1/30/2023


General Summary: Performs a variety of administrative clerical and secretarial duties for the registration department, which may include preparation of complex correspondence, reports, batch processing, developing filing systems and other analytical assignments.



Education and Experience: High school diploma or GED plus three years of relevant experience gained through previous job related training or education. Certifications/Licensures: N/A. Skills/Abilities Requirements: Should possess excellent interpersonal skills in interfacing with faculty, staff and students. Ability to multitask while effectively communicating CCAC policy and procedures to students and their Must be able to operate various office equipment, including a personal computer, and appropriate College software packages or equivalent. Should possess good organizational, customer service, communication, interpersonal and clerical skills. Detail oriented, ability to multi-task meet deadlines and be a team player. Ability to travel to perform work duties at any campus or center location within the CCAC system. Required to have regular and timely attendance. Physical Requirements, If Applicable: Must be able to work in a general office environment with the ability to sit for at least 2 hours without interruption.



1. Provides quality customer service to both internal and external customers.2. Welcome and serve students who visit campus in-person or virtual Welcome Center through drop-in or appointment methods.3. Monitor and respond to student inquiries and requests received via contact center in a timely manner, by explaining processes and procedures, helping to make appointments, referral to appropriate personnel and processing transactions.4. Monitor and respond to student inquiries and requests received by email and text message in a timely manner, by explaining processes and procedures, referral to appropriate personnel and processing transactions.5. Process accurate course enrollment for students to include registrations, adds, drops, swaps, withdrawals and waitlists, according to college policies and procedures6. Enter change-of-program and pre-requisite waivers received from advisors, department heads or other departments.7. Monitor waitlists and respond to issues from faculty, advisors, staff and students8. Update student demographic information for new and returning students to include address, phones, personal email, chosen name.9. Facilitate the work process between Advising/Registration and the Registrar's Office (duplicate IDs, registration exceptions, rebills, etc.)10. Assist students with residency appeals, academic renewal, course substitutions, graduation applications, enrollment verifications and transcript requests.11. Reviews queries and reports for accuracy; troubleshoot, research and correct student records identified through quality-control checks or other offices (financial aid, bursar, etc.)12. Explain student rights and privacy associated with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and assist students with their requests and process Privacy Requests and FERPA Release forms.13. Maintain the security and storage of student registration records and other documents (electronic/paper), including the scanning and linking process for document imaging; maintain filing systems for confidential materials.14. Performs various scheduling activities.15. Maintains and orders supplies; receives, sorts and delivers mail.16. Prepares bulk mailings and participates in clerical preparations and activities for meetings and various college events.17. Assists with training temporary others; may assign the work of temporary part-time and work- study student employees.18. Processes or monitors course substitutions, residency appeals and academic renewal, and develops related correspondence to students.19. Process applications for credit transfer and advanced standing and send appropriate correspondence to applicants and students.20. Assist in the certification of graduates and send appropriate correspondence to eligible and ineligible graduation applicants.21. Run batch processes to facilitate automation of registration and student records (block registration, batch add programs and sample plans, etc).22. Update knowledge articles and documentation for registration processes and procedures.23. Assist with the collection and organization of assessment data.24. Prepare complex correspondence, reports and other documentation; Assist Director with the monitoring and tracking of registration questions and discrepancies to problem-solve registration issues for students.25. Interfaces with students, faculty, staff and outside agencies to exchange information, provide policy interpretation and provide initial assistance in resolving complaints.26. Arranges for conferences and special events, which include preparing agenda, designing brochures and programs, overseeing registration and scheduling facilities and resources.27. Prepares and maintains budgetary and other financial information and investigates discrepancies; assists with trip requests as needed.28. Computes and processes payroll for assigned faculty and staff.29. Perform all duties in accordance with applicable laws, collective bargaining agreements, board policies and administrative regulations and directives.30. Performs other clerical duties related to specific/unique needs of the department.31. Performs other related duties as required or assigned.


Clearances: Current criminal record/child abuse clearances will be required if offered the position and in order to be employed at the College. The three clearances are Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Records Check, and Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Criminal Background Check. The College has provided instructions on how to obtain these clearances and are available here.


Vaccination: Effective November 1, 2021, as a condition of employment, all new employees of Community College of Allegheny County must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof of their vaccination or have received an approved exemption to be an employee. Prospective employees who are offered a position can request an exemption from this vaccine requirement for religious or documented medical reasons. Exemption requests will be reviewed for approval on a case-by-case basis by the Office of Human Resources.


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Founded in 1966 on the principle that quality education should be both affordable and accessible to all members of our community, CCAC offers more than 150 academic programs across six diverse program categories including business; science, technology, engineering and math; health; culinary arts, arts and humanities; and education and the social and behavioral sciences. Our students are taught by more than 275 full-time faculty and instructors in classes averaging just under 20 students each. And our students are further enriched by the more than 100 student clubs and organizations CCAC offers, as well as through their participation in the number of NJCAA men's and women's sport teams at each of its four campuses.