Athletic Ticket Office Student Assistant

Job description

Job Title:

Athletic Ticket Office Student Assistant

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

12D00:UKAA - Administrative Support

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:

$8.00 - $10.00

Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:

High School Degree; Must be currently Enrolled/Registered student attending the University of Kentucky.

Required Related Experience:

High School Degree & some customer service experience.

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

To be able to lift, push or pull objects up to 25 lbs.


Office hours: Monday – Friday may be available based on office needs.
Athletic Events: Weeknights and weekend athletic events: Required to work all home football games and select athletic events for all 9 other UK Athletic ticketed sports throughout the 2020-2021 seasons.

Job Summary:

In accordance with established policies and procedures, provide exceptional customer service over the phone and in person at the ticket office. Answer customer inquiries and process ticket sales via phone, mail, and walk-up orders. Responsible for daily reconciliation of ticket sales and payments. Other assignments may include but are not limited to mobile ticket help zones, the compliance pass entrance, will call distribution and scanning operations.
Must be able/willing to work some nights and weekends as needed for events, including working all home football games. Must have reliable transportation to and from athletic events. Perform other tasks as assigned by Ticket Office staff.

Please attach a resume, cover letter and a copy of your UK class schedule. Please attach a copy of your class schedule under specific request one.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Experience in a customer service position, both in person and over the phone. Familiarity with MS Office applications (Word/Excel). Applicants should be dependable, punctual, and possess effective communication and problem solving skills, as well as strong attention to detail. Must have a customer-friendly personality and project a positive image of the University and the Athletics Department to fans, donors, staff, students, alumni, and other groups. Must be able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Some college education & 1-2 Years Customer Service Experience

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 7/30/2020
Application Due: 1/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time