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Student Assistant for Dean of Student Services

Lamar State College-Port Arthur
Port Arthur, TX

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Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Student Activities & Services
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Security Sensitive Statement:

This position is security sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal record information.

Position Title:

Student Assistant for Dean of Student Services

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Start Date:


Open Until Filled:


Special Instructions To Applicants:

Student status is required to be eligible for student positions. Must be enrolled in a minimum of six hours during a long semester. Maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Limited to working no more than 20 hours per week. Lamar State College-Port Arthur is an E-Verify Employer. EEO/AA

In compliance with House Bill 558 passed during the 76th Legislative session, Lamar State College – Port Arthur requires that all male U.S. citizens from 18 to 26 years of age provide proof of registration with the Selective System or exemption from such registration, prior to employment.

LSCPA’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is provided in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (20 USC § 1092(f), 34 CFR 668.46).

Lamar State College-Port Arthur is an E-Verify Employer. EEO/AA

If you have questions, please contact the Human Resources Office at (409) 984-6259.

Job Summary:

Duties of the Student Assistant for the Dean of Student Services include, but are not limited to working at the Information Station on the 1st floor of the Student Center to ensure that students and guests entering the Student Center are checked in, placed on the waiting list and directed to the appropriate department/staff. Other duties include accepting documents from students, making copies, answering the telephone, scanning documents, filing, mailing letters, helping students on the computer and other duties as assigned.

Must have excellent customer service skills, be reliable and able to follow instructions. The ideal candidate will have the ability to multi-task and feel comfortable utilizing computers. (3 positions)

Minimum Qualifications:

Confidentiality required. Students must be able to perform basic computer and clerical duties as needed and be able to multi-task.

Preferred Qualifications:

Typing, copy machine, excellent phone etiquette, knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Power Point is a plus. Must have excellent customer service skills, a great can-do attitude and Seahawk spirit. Must be reliable and able to follow instructions. This is a valuable work experience and makes an excellent addition for future employment reference.


8.50 an hour

Work Hours:

Between 8am - 5pm - some evenings and weekends may be required.


Working at Lamar State College-Port Arthur

Lamar State College - Port Arthur, a member of The Texas State University System, is an open-access, comprehensive public two-year college offering quality and affordable instruction leading to associate degrees and a variety of certificates. The College embraces the premise that education is an ongoing process that enhances career potential, broadens intellectual horizons, and enriches life.

Located in Port Arthur, an industrial and cultural center of Southeast Texas, the college offers freshman- and sophomore-level work in numerous academic and technical/vocational fields. The campus sits between the 1,000 and 1,800 blocks of Procter Street and Lakeshore Drive.

The city has modern public schools, churches, shopping districts and recreation areas serving a community of approximately 70,000 persons. Principal area industries are oil refining, chemical production, shipping and shipbuilding. The metropolitan area, known as the Golden Triangle, includes the cities of Beaumont, Orange, Vidor, Port Neches, Nederland, Groves and Bridge City. All lie within 25 miles of Port Arthur and form the heart of the upper Texas Gulf Coast where approximately 350,000 live.

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