SWHR - Temporary Clerical

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Classification:Temporary Clerical
Grade:Grade 74
Work type:Temporary
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Statewide
School/Business unit:SW Human Resources
Location: Fairbanks
Categories: Other

Position Summary:

The University of Alaska Statewide Human Resources Office (SWHR) clerical pool is the SWHR recruitment pool for clerical support tasks required as needed on a temporary basis.


The University of Alaska Statewide Human Resources Office (SWHR) is looking for clerical assistance on a temporary basis. Basic office duties will include answering phones and taking messages, handling all incoming and outgoing office mail, responding to general inquiries for information, managing the SWHR general email account, photocopying materials as needed for department staff, and various other tasks and projects as assigned.

Candidates should have a working knowledge of basic computer operations and be able to operate and troubleshoot basic office equipment. Since this position handles incoming phone calls, basic phone skills and phone etiquette are necessary. Candidates should be able to communicate effectively and provide excellent customer service. Due to the nature of the position, the candidate must be able to maintain professionalism and confidentiality. 

Application Materials and Information:
Please submit a cover letter and resume with your application. This is a pool position and application s will be reviewed on an as-needed basis during the year. Submission of an application does not guarantee employment. Successful applicants will be contacted as positions become available. This position will start at a Temporary Staff Grade 74, Step 1. 

Application Review Date:
This is a pooled position. We are not currently recruiting, but will continue to collect applications. The application review date will be updated when we are actively searching for this position. 

Required experience: 
High School graduation and six months office/administrative experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Typical Education or Training:
High School graduation or the equivalent.

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

Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

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: http://www.uaf.edu/chancellor/policy/04.07.010/

Tobacco-Free Campus:
UAF Campus is a tobacco free campus. For more information, please go to: http://www.uaf.edu/tobaccofreecampus/

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 www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

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