STEPS Employment Specialist

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Job Title:

STEPS Employment Specialist

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Department Name:

3J532:STEPS Temporary Employment

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting for long periods of time.


Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Job Summary:

This is a temporary position supporting hiring functions in the STEPS Office. STEPS Temporary Employment is a full-service, internal staffing agency for the University of Kentucky. STEPS is responsible for the recruitment, selection and performance management of temporary employees throughout the University including UK HealthCare. This position has primary responsibility for facilitating the hiring process for selected STEPS hires, including completing new hire paperwork, coordinate on boarding information and ongoing performance management. Will also be responsible for key administrative functions, such as data entry, coordinating correspondence, scheduling interviews, and maintaining responsiveness with department customers and applicants through phone, email and in person communications.

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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: 5/1/2021
Application Due: 5/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time