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Ohio State University Admissions Couns And Staff Ast in Columbus, Ohio

Department: Lima Campus

Summary of Duties:

The Ohio State University at Lima seeks a qualified candidate to serve as an Admissions Counselor for the Lima Campus. This position will work to foster student success by managing a recruitment territory including Putnam, Van Wert, Paulding, Defiance, Williams, Fulton, Lucas, Hancock, Henry, Ottawa, and Wood counties. The admissions counselor position will work with Columbus Admissions to cover the Toledo area; manage and advise the college credit plus students; assist with out-of-state recruitment as needed. This position will conduct high school visits; attend college fairs; host receptions; develop relationships with school counselors and community members; work with the Admissions Manager in in building recruitment strategies; serve as admissions outreach liaison for campus programs; assist with Enrollment Services events; and other duties as assigned.

The Ohio State University at Lima is one of six campuses through The Ohio State University. Our current enrollment of approximately 1,000 students includes both traditional and non-traditional learners, allowing for small class sizes with approximately 18 students per classroom. Ohio State Lima students earn their degrees from the No. 1 public university in the state, leveraging quality education with the affordability of a regional campus. Ohio State Lima offers twelve undergraduate degree programs across nine areas of study, four baccalaureate degree completion programs, and access to 200+ Ohio State majors. For additional information about Ohio State Lima, please visit Lima.OSU.edu.

The Ohio State University at Lima’s highest priorities emphasize service to students and creating a community of inclusiveness and excellence. The Ohio State University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other bases under the law.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree; demonstrates basic multi-cultural and inclusion skills.

Desired Qualifications:

Master’s degree; willingness to work flexible hours; understands and follows FERPA guidelines; ability to manage students in a professional manner; exceptional interpersonal skills; exceptional written and verbal skills; self-motivator; ability to work effectively with diverse populations.

Target Salary: $14.42 - $16.35 Hourly

Job Category: Administrative and Professional

Job Appointment (FTE%):


The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.