Sample Position Announcement for Non-Teaching Staff
Financial Aid Office
This position will have the responsibility of coordinating all student employment on campus: including working with on campus employers and off campus employers, posting job openings, help students secure employment and authorize students to work. Will work closely with the University Payroll Office. This position will be responsible for monitoring the Federal Work-Study Program. Other responsibilities include reviewing financial aid applications, determining eligibility and granting financial aid awards, counseling students and parents on all aspects of financial aid and working directly with students who are involved in our Study Abroad programs and seeking financial aid.
A Bachelor’s Degree is required. The successful candidate must have demonstrated experience in working with racially diverse groups and individuals, managing multiple tasks and meeting deadlines. Evidence of strong customer service skills, organizational skills and the ability to work cooperatively with others are required. Must possess excellent oral and written communications skills and have experience with computer applications. Must be willing to work some evenings and weekends.
As soon as possible after December 1, 2006
Qualified applicants are required to submit a letter of application addressing each of the skills required for the position, a current resume and a list of three references (name, address and telephone number) by August 17, 2006 to:
Chair, Search and Screen Committee
Financial Aid Office
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818
Phone: (608) 342-8888
FAX: (608) 342-9999
The University of Wisconsin Platteville, founded in 1866, enrolls approximately 6,300 undergraduate students in over 40 majors including institutional emphasis areas of middle level education, engineering, technology management, agriculture, and criminal justice. Additionally, there are approximately 230 graduate students. The campus is located in scenic southwest Wisconsin’s largest and most historic community. UW Platteville is recognized as a cultural and educational center for the tri-state region of Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin. Additional information is available at http://www.uwplatt.edu/
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville, an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, seeks to build a diverse faculty and staff and encourages applications from women and persons of color. The names of nominees and applicants who have not requested in writing that their identities be kept confidential, and of all finalists, will be released upon request.