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FWS Fall 2021, Residence Hall Night Desk Clerk

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title FWS Fall 2021, Residence Hall Night Desk Clerk
Requisition Number DU08076
Department Name 1B531:Federal Work Study
Work Location Office of Residence Life; 575 Patterson Office Tower
Salary Range $7.25-$10.85
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
Must be enrolled in classes at UK for the Fall 2021 semester.
Required Related Experience
In order to be eligible for the position, a candidate must:
1. Be a full time undergraduate student, in good academic standing at UK.
2. Have applied to live on campus during the 2021-2022 academic year.
3. Be prepared to work at least 12 nighttime hours per week.
4. Be in good disciplinary standing with the university.
Required License/Registration/Certification
N/A
Physical Requirements
This position requires candidates to sit for long periods of time at the front desks of residence halls, especially during the night time hours.
Shift
Shifts that may available to work in the building where you live:
Sunday through Friday
12:00 a.m.-4:00 a.m.
4:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
All day Saturday and Sunday
Job Summary
Students in this position provide coverage for the front desks in the residence halls. Shifts are usually at night (i.e. 12:00 midnight – 4:00 AM and 4:00 AM – 8:00 AM). Student should be prepared to work at least 12 nighttime hours per week.

This position is responsible for monitoring the safety and security of the residence hall, responding to student needs, providing customer service to visitors, and enforcing University policies (particularly the residence hall visitation policy). This position requires students with self-confidence and assertiveness and with a strong commitment to other students and their safety.

Specific responsibilities include:
(1) Ensuring safety & security of residential facilities
(2) Professionally enforcing policies
(3) Providing excellent customer Service
(4) Support a sense of shared community within the hall
(5) Attending and participating in regular staff meetings
(6) Attending regular one-on-one meetings with supervisor
(7) Staffing the building and the front desk at designated times

For more information, please contact; 
Lisa Lockman (859) 257-9702
Lisa.lockman@uky.edu
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
This position requires the ability to explain departmental policies to residents and visitors, and to confront non-complaint
people by documenting incidents and communicating concerns to the appropriate staff members. Candidates who become successful front desk clerks share the following qualities:

(1) Communication & listening skills
(2) Ability to make mature and responsible decisions
(3) Strong sense of self
(4) Appreciation for and comfort with a diverse student population
(5) Desire to help others
(6) Time management skills
(7) Positive attitude
(8) Team player
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Returning students, however incoming first years are welcome to apply.
Deadline to Apply 12/03/2021
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: 2021-07-21 Expires: 2021-11-19

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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FWS Fall 2021, Residence Hall Night Desk Clerk

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

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