Student: Escape Game Associate

Job description

Job Title:

Student: Escape Game Associate

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

3J5SE: Student Employment

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

On Campus/Off Campus:

Off Campus

Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Preferred Education/Experience:

  • Living semi-close.
  • Ability to close with late hours is a big plus. Being able to be “on call” is a big plus as well. Meaning if you are not working
    you can be called in if things get busy and we need an extra hand.
  • This is a FRIDAY-SUNDAY job primarily. However, once you’re trained enough, weekday shifts will be included. Availability on Sunday and Monday is a big plus, we have a staff shortage on those days specifically that we need filled.

Hours per Week:

20+ hrs/week

Job Summary:

You must be a current UK student to apply to this position. This position is located off-campus with a local Lexington employer and is not affiliated with the university.

We are an escape games business. Customers (up to 10 per group) go into a large room and have to find clues and solve puzzles to escape back out in under 1 hour. So you will be watching the groups, giving them clues (if they ask) and triggering/activating things in the rooms as they progress. Other responsibilities include resetting the games, taking phone calls, taking groups in and out of the games, and cleaning.

We are looking for long term work. A year at least or more of employment is expected when working here since there is a lot to learn and short term / seasonal work cannot happen here.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

  • You must be open and not reserved. This is a customer service centered job. There is a ton of interaction with people and you need to be bubbly and not shy.
  • You must have good multitasking skills as well since you will be watching up to 2 separate groups at a time.

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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Posted: 4/28/2021
Application Due: 7/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time