Specialist - Peer Advisor - Instant Info

Apr 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Specialist - Peer Advisor - Instant Info

Job Posting Number: JPP11517

Department: 4BD-One Stop / Student Instant Info

Job Open Date: 03/31/2017

Screening Date: 04/06/2017

Job Close Date: 4/9/2017

Open Until Filled: No

Job Grade: 05

Pay Range: $9.00 to $11.25 per hour

Position Number: G48137


Job Category: Staff

Job Type: Part-time

Special Instructions to Applicants
Under “Reference’s Letter” please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

Summary of Duties
Informs students at various stages of their academic experience of the available university services and resources. Assists students with specific student account information in the following departments: Admissions, Registration, Records, Financial Aid, Student Accounts, and Student Identification. Assists students with on-line student services, i.e. admission application, on-line pre-advisement, financial aid, registration, student records, myUVU, e-mail, etc. Responds to text messages on the Instant Info account. Coordinates part time employee schedules.

Minimum Qualifications
High School Diploma or GED required and 1 year related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of student advisement methods/techniques.

Skills in answering text messages via SMS/Text questions websites.

Skills in Outlook, Excel, and Word.

Ability to work with diversity of personalities.

Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.

Ability to handle conflict management and proactively problem-solve.

Ability to multi-task.

Ability to anticipate student needs.

Ability to interact and communicate with individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Working Conditions

8-1 PM

To apply, visit: https://www.uvu.jobs/postings/27427

Utah Valley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/ Disabled/Equal Access Employer. Utah Valley University is committed to an inclusive hiring process and the welcoming of diverse candidates.