Student Employee

Job description

Job Title:

Student Employee

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

40520:KY Geological Survey

Work Location:

Mining and Mineral Resources Building

Salary Range:

$10.00 - $11.00/hour

Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:

High School Education

Required Related Experience:

Microsoft Excel

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Standing for long periods of time. Lifting and bending up to 50 lb boxes.


Working hours between Monday – Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm. (up to 40 hours per week)

Job Summary:

The Kentucky Geological Survey is seeking a student employee for a full-time summer position to organize boxes and mineral and rock samples and evaluate existing documentation to determine original location and condition of the materials. Must be able to follow training and guidelines for proper handling, evaluation, preservation, reboxing, labeling, documenting, and storing mineral and rock samples.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Attention to detail, reliable

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


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: 2/12/2021
Application Due: 5/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time