Student Ambassador

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Classification:Student Assistant C
Grade:Student C
Work type:Student Employee
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:UAF Student Services
Location: Fairbanks
Categories: Office/Clerical, Other, Student Affairs/Services

Position Summary:

The Office of Admissions is looking for Student Ambassadors! Student Ambassadors carry out a diverse range of activities to assist recruitment efforts at UAF. Student ambassadors serve as aspirational peers and as catalysts for engagement with the university. Are you an outstanding student who would like to share their passion for UAF to prospective students, their parents and family members and other guests? Then apply today to be a part of our team!



* Demonstrated leadership potential and/or previous leadership experience.
* Ability to communicate (written/verbal) effectively with all types of people.
* Ability to work independently and as a part of a team to multitask and prioritize varied tasks.
* Ability to analyze information, solve problems and use sound judgment in decision making.
* Knowledge of basic computer software.
* Strong organizational skills.
* Positive attitude.
* Approachability.
* A commitment of one full semester (one full academic year preferred).
Preference will be given to applicants with in-depth knowledge of: UAF, general knowledge of the admissions process, well-rounded knowledge of the academic, social, and extracurricular opportunities at UAF, involvement in student organizations.


Completed at least one semester at UAF already


1) Be enrolled in at least 6 UA credits.
2) have at least a 2.0 GPA.
3) completed at least one semester at UAF already


Complete the UA online application, attach a resume, attach a cover letter detailing any related experience or specialized skills you may have, and upload a list of three (3) references with their current phone and email contact information.

This is a Student Assistant C position; minimum starting pay is $12.00 per hour. 


Applications will be reviewed monthly on the 18th. This is a pooled position, which means that the position remains open over the entire academic year and students may apply for the position all year. When the department needs to fill a position, they review the current “pool” and call students for interviews. Students who were not hired for one position still remain in the pool for other positions.


The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.


UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual:


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.


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


Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

University of Alaska is a Drug-Free Workplace. University of Alaska campuses are Tobacco-Free. 


It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the UA.


If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200

Advertised: Alaskan Standard Time
Applications close: Alaskan Daylight Time

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