Staff Support Associate II

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Staff Support Associate II

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Lexington, Ky

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3 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

This position requires occasional lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 50 pounds; and loading and unloading supplies/materials onto carts.


Monday through Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Job Summary:

Family and Consumer Sciences Extension, Nutrition Education Program is seeking a Staff Support Associate II to provide administrative support to the Nutrition Education Program Director’s office in carrying out the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP-Ed) in Kentucky. The primary job responsibilities of the position include: scheduling and coordinating in-service trainings and a multitude of meetings each year; proof reading and distribution of educational materials; providing general customer service via phone and email; calendar maintenance; travel arrangements; managing inventory of educational materials; and assisting with reimbursement for food demonstration process. This position has access to a database with classified information and so it is imperative to use discretion with confidential information at all times in this role.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point

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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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Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 1/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time