Sample Position Announcement for Non-Teaching Staff

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Job Details:
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. Salary is $32,291. The position will begin March 1, 2014.

Qualifications:
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.

Responsibilities:
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.

Campus Information:
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville, founded in 1866, enrolls about 8,000 students in 42 baccalaureate and 6 master's programs. It possesses institutional strengths in middle level education, engineering, industrial technology, agriculture, criminal justice and business. The campus is located in Southwest Wisconsin's largest and most historic community. The region offers excellent school systems, high quality medical and hospital facilities, outstanding recreational opportunities, and vibrant businesses and industries. UW-Platteville is a cultural and educational center for the Tri-State region of Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin.

Special Notes:
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville is committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering a diverse, inclusive and civil community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and is an AA/EEO Employer. 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. A criminal background check is required for employment. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the U.S. at time of hire.

In compliance with the Clery Act of 1998, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Crime Statistics Report is available for review. Call the UW-Platteville Campus Police Office at 608-342-1584 for a paper copy of the annual report.

To Ensure Consideration:
Applications must be received by January 31, 2014.

To Apply:
Qualified applicants are required to submit a letter of application addressing each of the skills required for the position; a current resume; a separate statement describing a history of working with or demonstrated commitment to addressing issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and/or other issues of historic marginalization; and a list of three references (name, address and telephone number).

Questions may be directed to:
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Phone: (608) 342-8888
Email: xxx@uwplatt.edu

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