MLK Center Student Office Manager

Job description

Job Title:

MLK Center Student Office Manager

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

18401:Martin Luther King Jr Ctr for Div Educ

Work Location:

Gatton Student Center, Lexington, KY

Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:

must be pursuing an undergraduate degree

Required Related Experience:

no required experience

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

sitting for up to 3 hours per shift


Monday – Thursday, 4:00pm – 7:00pm
(12 hours per week)

Job Summary:

This position provides support for the MLK Center Administrative Specialist and Director of Education.
•Answering phone calls
•Assist in the development of other MLK Center programs and initiatives
•Relaying complete and accurate messages
•Greeting Visitors, Students & Faculty and Staff with great customer service
•Manage the whole MLK center/suite
•Clean and prepare the office for morning operations
•Make sure the office is locked and secure upon leaving

Student Office Managers are expected to demonstrate high levels of confidentiality and a desire to learn new skills. The student in this position must be a self-starter and have an understanding of working in a professional environment, and have excellent customer service skills. This position requires a positive attitude and a willingness to assume a variety of roles. The Student Office Manager is expected to report to work on time, dressed appropriately and show respect for colleagues in the workplace.
Start date: August 23, 2021

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

pursuing an undergraduate degree; prior office work experience with answering phones, receptionist duties and light clerical tasks

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: 5/7/2021
Application Due: 5/9/2021
Work Type: Full Time