UAS Student Ambassador

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  • Job Number:525733
  • Classification:Student Assistant 1
  • Grade:Student Assistant 1
  • Work type:Student Employee
  • Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Southeast
  • School/Business unit:UAS Enrollment Management & SA
  • Location:Juneau
  • Categories: Academic Advising/Student Support & Services

Position Summary:

Be the most knowledgeable and resourceful student at UAS! Student Ambassadors have the ability to support new and continuing students at UAS through a wide range of peer advising and ambassador related roles. This is a great opportunity to gain firsthand experience with UAS operations and services through thorough training and collaborative support of professional staff. You will leave this position with a wide range of advanced customer service skills, interpersonal and public speaking skills, all which are highly transferable and position you well for future professional careers.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: -Comfortable answering phones, engaging with new people (face to face and online), and speaking publicly.

-Proficient in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) and Google apps

-Effective written and verbal communication skills

-Ability to develop strong strong customer service and interpersonal skills

-Dependability, available to work occasionally in the evenings and on the weekends.

-Commitment to serve as an UAS representative to local community members.

-Demonstrate initiative, dependability, and reliability

-Be able to work independently and as part of a team
Required Experience & Education:

Must be a UAS student enrolled in at least six credit hours throughout the employment period. Summer employees must be enrolled in at least 6 credits for the upcoming Fall semester, and are not required to take summer courses for student employment. Must have a 2.0 cumulative GPA, unless a first time freshman.

Salary Information:

This is a part-time, Student Assistant 1 position starting at $13.11 per hour with a maximum of 20 hours per week. 

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please attach a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three (3) professional or persona references with your application.

This is a pooled position, which means that the position remains open over the entire academic year. 


Located in the ancestral homeland of the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian peoples, the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) is fully committed to advancing the education and research aspirations of Indigenous peoples and is committed to ongoing work toward decolonization. These efforts are reflected in our UAS programs and formal community partnerships across our three campuses and throughout all of Southeast Alaska.


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 affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, educational institution and provider 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 Mae Delcastillo, Enrollment Management & Student Affairs, HR Coordinator, at or 907-796-6335.

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Applications close: Alaskan Standard Time

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