Assistant Language Lab Coordinator Duties
This is responsible professional work assisting in the
administrative language learning laboratory.
An employee allocated to this class of work instructs faculty
and students in laboratory use, develops language learning aids,
as well as supervises the production of media software, and
audio-visual technologies for the laboratory. Work is performed
under general supervision and is reviewed through conferences
and observation of results obtained.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Instructs and supervises faculty, teaching assistants, and
students in the use of language laboratory facilities,
audio-visual equipment, and software applications.
Develops language learning aids.
Coordinates acquisitions of laboratory hardware software;
maintains records of materials and equipment in a systematic
Supervise the production of laboratory exercises, programs,
examinations, and on location recordings of lectures, meetings,
classes, and seminars.
Assists in the supervision of laboratory staff.
Assists in the operation of laboratory equipment; assures that
equipment is properly maintained to facilitate maximum
Performs related work as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from an accredited college or university with an
appropriate degree and an advanced degree in communications,
media or a related field, supplemented by classroom teaching
experience and mechanical aptitude; or any equivalent
combination of training and experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Considerable knowledge of English and the ability to write it
Considerable knowledge of techniques and technologies useful in
second and foreign language learning.
Knowledge of romance and slavic languages.
Knowledge of effective management and supervisory practices.
Ability to plan production schedules to meet specific deadlines.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with employees, faculty, staff, and the general
Skill in editing, on location recording, and audio visual
materials production for use in a language laboratory.