Office Assistant/Receptionist

Overland Park, KS
Aug 11, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

Perform reception and greeting functions for JCCC students and community members entering the location for class or to inquire about JCCC or the location. This position is responsible for the initial contact with students of diverse backgrounds. Responsibilities also include providing referrals to main campus services, disseminating general information to students and faculty, assisting with on-the-spot questions regarding JCCC, and creating a welcoming atmosphere. Support for JCCC faculty and other building staff is also a key part of the position and this role. Knowledge of JCCC is important to the success of the person serving in this position.

Tracking Code

Required Skills

Required Skills:
  • Professionalism, customer service skills, and the ability to multitask. Candidates should possess proper phone, writing, and in-person office etiquette skills.
  • General computer knowledge required. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule during weekday evenings, including some Saturdays.

Required Experience

Customer Service

Benefit Information:

Click here for a summary of our benefit information. For a summary of our adjunct faculty compensation, click here.

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.

For a summary of all disclosures (Background check, Clery Act, ADA, EOE, etc) refer to the links on our Career page.

Job Location
Lawrence, Kansas, United States
Position Type

Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
Weekdays, Evenings, and Saturdays
Special Instructions
Please submit resume and cover letter.