School of Nursing/Resource Center Student Lab Assistant

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Grade:Student C
Work type:Student Employee
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit:UAA College of Health
Location: Anchorage
Categories: Health Profession, Other

Position Summary:

The School of Nursing is seeking applications for Resource Center Student Lab Assistants. The schedule for this position is flexible, depending on the needs of the labs and the student worker’s school schedule. This is a part-time, temporary position, with up to 20 hours per week.


100Assisting the graduate assistant with setting up/cleaning up the nursing skills labs for students and instructors. Assisting instructors with various needs during labs. Helping students during open labs. Keeping inventory of supplies. Various other duties as assigned by the grad assistant and NRC Coordinator.Essential

The School of Nursing is seeking applications for Resource Center Student Lab Assistants. The schedule for this position is flexible, depending on the needs of the labs and the student worker’s school schedule.


  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to understand and execute written and verbal instructions
  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Reliable and dependability
  • Flexible schedule
  • Self-starter
  • Demonstrate the willingness and ability to adept and learn
  • Some familiarity with medical equipment/supplies - helpful but not required

Taking pre-nursing classes or classes towards a healthcare-related degree program

To be eligible for student employment at UAA, a student must:

  1. Be enrolled in the university system with a minimum of six credit hours in the current semester of employment; or
  2. For employment between semesters, have successfully completed six or more UA credit hours in the preceding semester and demonstrate plans to enroll for six or more credit hours in the next semester; and
  3. Not work hours which interfere with class attendance; and
  4. Have at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average.

Assignment Information:
Temporary, Non-Exempt (Hourly), Part-Time, work up to 20 hours per week

This is a pooled position.  Applicants will be hired as needed.

Rate of Pay:  $10.50 per hour


  • Arrive on time to all scheduled sessions, prepared to act in a professional manner
  • Notify supervisor in a timely manner of any schedule conflicts
  • Support and care about student success

Application Procedure:
To be considered for the position, applicants will need to upload the following documents to their online application:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
Students must maintain enrollment and regular attendance for a minimum of at least 6 undergraduate credit hours or 6 graduate credit hours to be exempt from FICA (Social Security and Medicare) tax. A credit hour load below the minimum required for full-time student status will require the withholding of FICA tax (non-resident aliens on an appropriate visa who meet student employment criteria will continue to be exempt from FICA regardless of credit hour load). While in a student position, a student cannot hold any other type of simultaneous employment with the university.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

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.

Affirmative Action Statement:

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.

Background Check:

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

Public Disclosure Statement:

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

Drug-Free Workplace:

University of Alaska campuses are Tobacco-Free.

Training Policy:

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.

Contact Information:

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

Advertised: Alaskan Daylight Time
Applications close: Alaskan Daylight Time

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