Assistant, Virtual Reality (Grant-Funded)

Assistant, Virtual Reality (Grant-Funded)


Martin Community College
1161 Kehukee Park Road
Williamston, NC 27892
Phone: 252-792-1521

Job Location

1161 Kehukee Park Road, Williamston, NC 27892





Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Monday, October 9, 2023
Closes: Thursday, November 30, 2023

Target Start Date

Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours

To be determined based on department needs and Assistant availability. Position expected to maintain assigned/consistent hours. Position allocated for up to 15 hours/week. Position is Grant-funded. Continuation of employment beyond current grant cycle is

Reports to

Coordinator, Distance Learning

Employment Type

Part-time (Grant Funded)

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience working with virtual reality platforms
  • Knowledge of Meta accounts and how they interact with VR equipment, software, and operating systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate degree in a related field from a regionally accredited institution

Position Description

Position Summary

The Virtual Reality Assistant manages complex requests to be executed on and in the creation, development, and execution of virtual reality course material. Position will report to the Coordinator of Distance Learning.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for troubleshooting, reporting, and client consultation requests specifically for the virtual reality use within targeted courses
  • Collaborate with faculty to develop, assess, and revise VR course materials
  • Train faculty on the use of VR equipment and software as needed
  • Develop, implement, and monitor a plan for the update and maintenance of assigned VR equipment
  • Must maintain knowledge of various computer software programs and capabilities, including the latest software applications and operating systems for immersive learning within a virtual reality environment for an educational setting
  • Pay close attention to detail, maintain confidentiality, and work independently of supervision
  • Deliver excellent customer care
  • Apply critical thinking, problem solving, and sound judgment skills at all times
  • Display a service-oriented attitude and willingness to learn
  • Utilize effective customer service skills and patience to work with all types of employees
  • Maintain a positive attitude
  • Other general duties as assigned

Job Post Contact

Morgan R. Price, Director of Human Resources

Martin Community College
1161 Kehukee Park Road, Williamston, NC 27892
Phone - 252.789.0224