UNT System Overview:
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students. Posting Title:
Student Assistant (Work Study)- Career ServicesDepartment:
DAL-Career Services-513100Job Location:
DallasFull Time/Part Time:
The Office of Career Services offers resources that assists UNT Dallas students and alumni to effectively utilize their education and skills as they navigate a changing job market. We offer career resources, resume review, interview training, networking, assessment and more.Position Summary:
Student employees assigned to this classification work under general supervision. This means that definite work objectives are set for the employee but methods of performing the tasks are frequently left to the judgment of the employee with occasional instruction or advice provided by the supervisor. The frequency of review by the supervisor depends on the difficulty and complexity of the assignment or on the impact or result of the work performed. While the supervisor is again responsible for the general assignment of work, less control may be exercised over the flow for work and instructions given may be more general in nature. The employee is responsible for the results of the work. Jobs assigned to this level usually require some previous experience, education, or specialized skill. A person in this role is responsible for assisting in campus outreach efforts to help academically unprepared and underserved students align their major with access to high-demand occupations. Candidate will support institutional support structures by serving as an ambassador for students, marketing UNT Dallas programs, academic departments, and student organizations.Minimum Qualifications:
Currently enrolled UNT Dallas, UNT Dallas College of Law, HSC or UNT student in good standing and making satisfactory progress toward completion of a degree or certification program. Applicants must possess the following:Preferred Qualifications:
•Excellent customer service skills, as well as effective oral and written communication skills.
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office computer applications (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
•Interest in helping your peers navigate their major, employment, and career opportunities.
•Some knowledge of office practices and procedures.
•Demonstrated ability to comprehend and follow oral and written instructions accurately.
•Good interpersonal skills and ease in relating to people from varying educational, cultural and social backgrounds.
•Responsible, reliable and punctual.
•Ability to learn assigned tasks readily, to adhere to prescribed routines, and to develop some skill in the operation of common office equipment.
•Organized, punctual, reliable, and have keen attention to detail.Work Schedule:
•Comfortable working within a team, as well as independently.
•Interest in assisting peers with career concerns.
•Strong interpersonal skills and ability to present information to groups.
Varies on position and academic scheduleDriving University Vehicle:
This is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement:
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Physical Requirements:
Carrying, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or HearPosting Number:
Stu060HPSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants must submit class schedule and unofficial transcripts.Quicklink for Posting: