Student Employee

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Job TitleStudent EmployeeRequisition NumberDU06751Department Name40520:KY Geological SurveyWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$10.50 - $11.50 /hourType of PositionStudentPosition Time Status Part-TimeRequired Education

High School Education

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Physical Requirements



8:00am-5:00pm/week days/ 20 hrs wk max

Job Summary

The Kentucky Geological Survey is seeking an undergraduate student with a geology major for a part-time position. This employee will be responsible for a scanning project which will require active attention to detail and organizational skills. This project’s tasks will include data entry, document scanning, comparative analysis, and error checking. The project involves the scanning and storage of laboratory documents such as chain of custody forms, analysis results and reports of various file types pertaining to geochemistry and energy and mineral specimen analysis.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Applicants should be proficient in Microsoft Office suite products and Adobe Acrobat.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

Geology major

Deadline to Apply09/10/2020University 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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    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter
    Optional Documents




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      Posted: 9/9/2020
      Application Due: 9/19/2020
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