Student Leadership & Involvement Student Assistant

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

Position Summary:

Are you a proactive, energetic student looking to boost volunteerism and leadership programs on UAF campus? Are you looking for challenging yet invigorating work to add to your resume? Come join our delightful team at Student Leadership & Involvement where you can make an immediate impact on campus.

Duties:

100The Student Leadership & Involvement (SLI) Student Assistant is responsible for planning programs which promote leadership and/or volunteering. These include but are not limited to monthly Student Opportunities for Service, Leadership workshops, Leadership retreats, etc. This position will also recruit program participants and collaborate with other campus student leaders and groups. All members of the SLI team are expected to support and promote the SLI program as a whole and work collaboratively on program offerings. The SLI team works together to run the SLI office so there will also be a significant amount of time spent interacting with students, answering the phone, answering questions and providing general office support.Essential

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Ability to work 20 hours per week, some of which will be evenings and weekends.

Ideal candidates will have a genuine interest in student leadership development, campus involvement and volunteerism.  They will also possess excellent organizational skills, computer skills and a desire to promote leadership, involvement and volunteer experience opportunities to fellow students.

Ability to give a favorable impression to the public in appearance and behavior; adapt to changes in workload; work independently with limited supervision and in cooperation with other employees; possess attention to detail/organizational skills, be able to multi-task and handle difficult/stressful situations with diplomacy and finesse; abide by all local and state laws and University regulations. 

Required Experience: None

Typical Education or Training:

Applicant must be enrolled as a UAF student taking a minimum of 6 credits per semester with a minimum GPA of 2.0 or a newly enrolled student. 

Special instructions to applicants:

Please attach a resume, cover letter, and names and contact information (email and phone number) for at least one reference.

This position pays $12.00 per hour.

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: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

At-Will:

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.

University of Alaska is a 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.

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Applications close: Alaskan Daylight Time

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