This page includes information about current vacancies in the Office of the Postsecondary Commissioner and on searches being run by the Council on Postsecondary Education. The Office of the Postsecondary Commissioner is an AA/EEOD employer and values diversity. Salary ranges can be found on the OPC non-union, non-classified pay plan.

Information on vacancies at the public institutions can be found on their employment websites: 

Employment at URI  |  Employment at RIC  |  Employment at CCRI

Current vacancies: 



Information Technologist

This individual will be responsible for performing multiple technical support tasks within the area of specialization directly related to the operation and maintenance of desktop computers, servers, Web services, domain and folder permissions, as well as other related systems; and to do related work as required. To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to John.Knight@riopc.edu




Specialist II, Grants & Contracts

This individual will prepare and review grant or contract proposals and award documents; negotiate agreements with governmental and private sponsors on behalf of RIOPC in accordance with relevant federal, state, Council, and other grantor guidelines; draft or compile subcontracts and contracts as needed; develop budgets and other administrative details of proposals; identify potential sources of external funding using criteria provided; adopt new computer technology for electronic transmission of proposals; and execute related duties as assigned. This is a grant funded position with an end date of 10/31/19, with potential for two additional years. To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to Faith.Hanson@riopc.edu




Administrative Coordinator, RINEC (Temporary)

This individual is responsible for assisting RINEC administration with the coordination of administrative operations and activities essential for the efficient functioning of RINEC. The application, hosted on the RIC website, includes a button for candidates to upload additional documents.

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