Student Activities Ambassador

Overland Park, KS
Apr 12, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

Performs the day-to-day functions associated with the operation of Student Activities spaces. This includes the Student Welcome Desk, the Carlsen Center Welcome Desk and the main college call center. Assists in the development, implementation and/or marketing of programs that foster student engagement. Student Activities plans approximately 80 student events each year.

  1. Contributes To Successful Student Events And Programs

Provides assistance with departmental and student events and programming, solicits input from students regarding engagement opportunities, provides support to the various programming councils in the Student Life Department, plans and implements programs on campus that increase student engagement
  1. Successfully Engages Students

Plan and implement programs on campus that increase student engagement, increase awareness of resources at JCCC to enhance student engagement, present student information sessions regarding student life at JCCC
  1. Contributes To Effective Department Operations

Provides quality customer service to constituents, supports the operation of and staffs the campus call center, assists in marketing student life spaces and programs through online and print media, assists in the training of new student staff, follows proper cash handling procedures for student offerings and attends regular team meetings

Tracking Code

Required Skills
  • Ability to build positive relationships with other students on a daily basis
  • Ability to perform simple math related to cash handling
  • Ability to communicate effectively both in person and over the phone

Required Experience

  • Enrolled as a full-time student at JCCC (3 Credit Hours during Summer Session, 12 Credit Hours during Fall and Spring semesters)
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Previous customer service experience preferred

Benefit Information:

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Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.


In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained.
For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or other factors that cannot be lawfully considered.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email.

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Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type
10.27 per hour
For full consideration apply before
Until filled
Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
Work schedules are built around JCCC class schedules between the hours of 8 - 6 Monday thru Thursday and 8 - 5 on Fridays.
Special Instructions
We are hiring 9 new student ambassadors. Of these 9, 3 of them will start the end of May and the other 6 will start the end of July. Those starting in May will be required to enroll in 3 credit hours worth of summer classes (which are provided for as a benefit of the position). For full consideration, please attach a cover letter and resume to your application.