Tucson, AZ
Apr 21, 2021
Employment Type
Part Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Number:



Maricopa County Office

Department Website Link:


Greater Phoenix Area


Phoenix, AZ USA

Position Highlights:

This position is located at the Maricopa County Cooperative Extension office in Phoenix, Arizona. The incumbent will manage the front desk and be the main point of contact for visitors and callers. Professionalism and a good attitude are key abilities in this position.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Answer incoming calls and route to appropriate program staff
  • Greet incoming people and have visitors, clients, and volunteers sign in for documentation
  • May interact with visitors and clients who only speak Spanish
  • Assist with managing Keycard activations
  • Maintain conference room calendars in Outlook
  • Maintain video display in lobby
  • Open, sort, date stamp and distribute incoming mail
  • Receive and receipt cash and check transactions
  • Order office supplies
  • Create and format County Extension Director's quarterly newsletters
  • Assist department programs with clerical tasks as needed
  • Demonstrates ability to work well with people and be a team player
  • Demonstrates willingness and ability to learn new software programs

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience
  • Prior work experience not required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish to assist clients who speak Spanish only
  • Experience with Microsoft Office programs



Full Time/Part Time:

Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week:


Job FTE:


Work Calendar:


Job Category:

Organizational Administration

Benefits Eligible:

Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay:


Compensation Type:

hourly rate



Career Stream and Level:


Job Family:

Administrative Support

Job Function:

Organizational Administration

Type of criminal background check required::

Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to title or department)

Number of Vacancies:


Target Hire Date:


Expected End Date:

Contact Information for Candidates:

Mary Conner

[email protected]


Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Documents Needed to Apply:


Special Instructions to Applicant:

Diversity Statement:

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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