Student: Business Office Assistant

Job description

Job Title:

Student: Business Office Assistant

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

8H700:Mechanical Engineering

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:

UK student with 30 hours of completed coursework

Required Related Experience:

Experience with accounting, administrative and/or customer service

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Sitting for long periods of time in front of a computer screen
Lifting up to 50 lbs
Walking across campus


Up to 15 hours per week – we can work around your class schedule

Job Summary:

The Mechanical Engineering Department is looking for a student to fill the open Business Office Assistant position. This position duties include addressing general inquiries from walk-in visitors. Other duties include assisting with budget reconciliations, filing, office events, logging received orders and additional projects as they occur. Due to access to sensitive student information, College of Engineering students cannot be hired for this position.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Skills preferred include organization, detail-oriented, and reliable. Would prefer an individual who is comfortable with Microsoft Office, accounting and clerical tasks. This individual also needs to stay on task and have a positive and helpful attitude.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Coursework in accounting or business is preferred but not required.

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: 2/25/2021
Application Due: 3/9/2021
Work Type: Full Time