Monday, September 5, 2016

Looking For a Job? Family Science is Hiring

The Department of Family Science is currently looking to hire 2 well-rounded undergraduate students to assist us with our front desk operations for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Wage: $8.75/hr

Hours/Week: Flexible; Office hours are 8:30am- 4:30pm Monday-Friday

Position Overview:

(1)  Performs administrative and office support activities for multiple supervisors. Duties include fielding telephone calls, receiving and directing visitors, sorting and routing incoming materials, word processing, filing, data entry, internet research, and faxing
(2)  May assist with overflow work from executive assistants & faculty
(3)  Operates basic office equipment
(4)  Greets visitors and completes other work as assigned

Qualifications: MUST BE a Federal Work Study recipient,  strong oral communication skills and basic software use abilities and  previous experience providing administrative support and answering phones is strongly preferred.

How To Apply:  Submit an email containing:  cover letter, resume, class schedule and a copy of your Fall 2016 Federal Work Study financial aid award notice to Jackie Wickham at jwickham@umd.edu.

This is an excellent opportunity for students to gain knowledge of the working functions within an academic department, strengthen their communication skills and to assist our office in maintaining a strong administrative base.