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Student: Receptionist (Red River Gorge)

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Student: Receptionist (Red River Gorge)
Requisition Number SE03266
Department Name 3J540:Employment
Work Location Red River Gorge, KY
On Campus/Off Campus Off Campus
Salary Range Based on experience.
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Preferred Education/Experience
  • Sign Language experience at any level is appreciated, and it is considered a plus.
Hours per Week
Weekly hours based on business needs and availability.
Job Summary
You must be a current UK student to apply for this position. This position is located off-campus and is not affiliated with UK.

Are you a highly organized “people” person looking for a dynamic new opportunity? Can you multi-task like no other and enjoy the process while doing so? We have an exciting opportunity for an outgoing Receptionist to greet guests, offer customer service and provide a variety of administrative and customer support. 

From greeting guests upon arrival to restocking merchandise., you’ll own various customer-focused clerical and administrative support activities critical to guest satisfaction and employee success. Enjoy a collaborative team, fun and busy environment, and a chance to interact and assist people 1 to 100!

If you are an extroverted, detailed professional looking for an exciting opportunity, check out the details below to learn more.

What You Bring to The Table
  • Communicator – A savvy communicator, your written and verbal skills are top-notch
  • Multi-tasker – You can answer a call, provide directions, and book an adventure excursion simultaneously
  • Collaborator – You are a partner, teammate, comrade. You flourish by helping others and working collaboratively. You are always willing to roll-up your sleeves and lend a hand
  • Customer-focused – You deliver top-shelf customer service with every single transaction
  • Conscientious – You embrace important details and can wrangle whatever task comes your way with the most incredible ease. You are aware of what needs to be done and do it without hesitation
  • Detail-oriented – You cross every “t” and dot every “I,” you pay attention to details to ensure everything is just right

What You Can Expect Day-to-Day
While no one day is the same, you’ll own and execute a variety of administrative and customer-oriented tasks to ensure the day runs smoothly and efficiently. 
  • Greets, welcomes, and directs guests
  • Notifies tour guides of guests’ arrival
  • Maintains security and telecommunications system
  • Fields guest inquiries and responds/redirects accordingly
  • Directs visitors by maintaining employee and department directories
  • Ensures security by following opening and closing procedures
  • Staff the phones and register
  • Keeps a safe and clean reception area
  • Supports continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs
  • Oversight of Inventory and stocking merchandise
  • Booking adventure excursions
  • Creates store display and pricing
  • Cleaning and organizing of various spaces

Our Commitment to You
We are committed to your success. Located in the heart of the Red River Gorge, We are an outdoor recreation and eco-tourism company located in Wolfe County, Kentucky. If you are a detail-oriented, multi-tasking energetic professional looking to be a part of creating a unique and memorable customer experience, let’s start a conversation. Apply today.

We arean equal opportunity employer.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
What it Takes
We are looking for a hardworking, friendly receptionist who enjoys pivoting from task to task all while delivering the best in customer service.

Minimum Required:
  • Excellent phone skills
  • Superb written and verbal communication skills
  • Keen listening skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Demonstrated professionalism
  • Extremely organized and detail-driven
  • Informs others
  • Supply management
  • Works well under pressure
  • Ability to work autonomously with little supervision
Deadline to Apply 05/30/2022
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.
Anticipated Start Date 05/02/2022


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Posted: 2022-04-27 Expires: 2022-05-27

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