Technical Program Assistant - UAF CTC (Temporary Pool)

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  • Job Number:524944
  • Classification:Temporary Technical
  • Grade:Temporary Staff Grade 77
  • Work type:Temporary
  • Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • School/Business unit:UAF Community and Technical College
  • Location:Fairbanks
  • Categories: Information Systems/Technology, Education/Instructional, Health Profession, Police/Fire, Aviation

Position Summary:

Are you looking to share your industry knowledge and skills with students interested in learning? UAF's Community and Technical College offers over 40 degree and certificate programs that prepare graduates to work in occupations that keep our communities running and safe and are instrumental in making Alaska a better place to live, work, learn and recreate. Join our team of Technical Program Assistants and help educate and train these Alaskans for Alaska's jobs.


100Provide specialized or technical assistance necessary to help develop today's students into tomorrow's workforce. Duties vary as specified by the program or department requirements.Essential
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Knowledge of technical area of expertise. Experience in subject area sufficient to perform the duties required by the department or program. Computer and software application skills may be required. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.

Ability to maintain confidentiality.

Some departments or programs require specific licensure or certification in the field.

Ability to work with students from diverse populations.
Preferred Experience & Education:
Length of time and type of experience required varies by the program and is determined by the department head and/or faculty coordinator for that program.

Typically, 1 year technical experience required.
Required Experience & Education:

Educational / vocational experience in subject area sufficient to perform the typical duties as required by department head and/or program coordinator of that subject area.

Specific certifications or licenses are required within some fields.

An associate's degree in relevant field or the equivalent may be required.

Salary Information:

This is a part time position with flexible hours.  Starting hourly rate is a Temp Grade 77, Step 1 ($20.47/hr).


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Interested applicants must apply online however, we also encourage you to network with the department head and program coordinator of the area you are interested in working.

To complete your application, please attach:

  • a cover letter indicating the area(s) where you feel you have the technical skills to assist,
  • a comprehensive resume,
  • the name, email and phone number of three professional references

For this pooled position, applications will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by various programs and departments within UAF CTC.  SUCCESSFUL SUBMISSION OF AN APPLICATION DOES NOT GUARANTEE A JOB OFFER NOR REVIEW OF APPLICATION MATERIAL.

UAF CTC maintains a pool of technical program assistants who provide the specialized or technical assistance necessary to help develop today's students into tomorrow's workforce.  Applicants selected from this pool must have the specialized knowledge, skills and abilities required for our various programs and departments to meet the educational and industry needs of their field. 

*To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.  Applicants who now or may in the future require visa sponsorship to work in the United States are not eligible.

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:

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.

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Dianna James, UAF CTC HR Coordinator, at or 907-455-2863.

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Applications close: Alaskan Daylight Time

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