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Classification:Administrative Generalist 3
Grade:Grade 77 (34% GeoDiff)
Work type:Staff Part-time
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:Northwest Campus
Location: Nome
Categories: Other

Position Summary:

This position at Northwest Campus provides day to day support for campus personnel and serves as the main resource for personnel, payroll, travel and front desk support.


10Supervision - Trains, evaluates performance and initiates corrective action, or effectively recommends these actions. Provides day-to-day guidance, training and direction for Adminitrative Services staff in addition to other duties. Regularly assigns and reviews work. Is fluent in assigned area of responsibility.Essential
15Administrative Services Functions - Directs operations and supervises staff in Administrative Services who manage front desk operations, receipt of money, equipment/room rentals, room scheduling, security lock-up, public assistance, and maintenance of phone system, copier, postal and fax machines. Maintains administrative files.Essential
15Travel - Coordinate and process in and out of state travel requests to include air and ground transportation, hotels, rentals, registration fees, etc. for staff. Track TA''s, process receipts, and calculate expenditures. Reconcile accounts to ensure travel expenses are encumbered on appropriate accounts.Essential
60Personnel/Human Resources - Primary PPA for Northwest Campus. Assist with and process recruitments. Responsible for all new hire paperwork and staff contracts. Does orientation of staff, remote printing of reports, maintain personnel files and archive, work with supervisors on orientation of new employees, recruitment, advertisement, annual evaluations,disciplinary problems, leave usage, PD updates, and maintains pool positions. Responsible for preparing all office job forms for personnel actions & maintenance. Plan and initiate hiring needs with appropriate approvals. Staff delegate on screening committees. Works closely with UAF HR department. Works with Campus Director on personnel issues/costs.Essential

This position at Northwest Campus provides day to day support for campus personnel and serves as a main resource for personnel, payroll, travel and front desk support.

It is a 37.5 hours/week, 10.5-month position with full benefits, including tuition waivers.

Applicant Instructions: Please attach a cover letter detailing your qualifications as they pertain to this position, a current resume and three professional letters of reference.

This position is open until filled; however, first consideration will be given to applications received by November 30, 2017.

Current Alaska Driver's License is Required


Computer proficiency, knowledge of office software application programs; Strong customer service skills; Sound oral and written communication skills; Interpersonal communication skills;

Ability to provide confidentiality and personnel support; Ability to handle multiple tasks; Ability to train staff; Basic Fiscal skills; Ability to work successfully as a member of a team.

Required Experience:

Three years progressively responsible office/administrative experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Typical Education or Training:

Some college coursework and one-year office/administrative experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience; Or three years progressively responsible office/administrative experience.

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check.  Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

Probationary Period:

Pursuant to University Regulation 04.07.020, new employees of the University are employed in an at-will probationary status for the first six months of employment.   During the probationary period, employment may be terminated for no reason or any reason. Promoted employees also serve a probationary period with limited rights of retreat.

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF. The policy can be located at:

Tobacco-Free Campus:

UAF Campus is a tobacco free campus. For more information, please go to:

Notice of Nondiscrimination:

The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution.  The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to nondiscrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA's statement of nondiscrimination available at


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