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Resource Commons Student Assistant

 

 Location:  2nd floor Student Success Center, Collins Building

Job Description:
 
- Responsible for handling front office reception, greeting guests, answering phones, scheduling appointments, and assisting students, staff and faculty in the Student Resource Commons Success Center.
 
- Responsible for assisting students and staff in any way that is needed in the Student Resource Commons open Computer lab. Including any problems or computer questions while they are utilizing the computer lab.
 
- Proctoring tests and getting students started on their exams.
 
- Checking books in/out. Shelving books, processing mail, processing Alice/OhioLink Request/ receiving Priority delivery, Use automated systems (ALICE, OhioLink central catalog, Search Ohio, etc.). Receive and process closed reserve material, cover books using the CoLibri Machine.
 
- Collect payment and make change for printing services, faxes, and OhioLink fees.
 
- Assist students, faculty, staff and community with resources and services
 
- Assist with College Credit Plus, Diversity and Inclusion, Tutoring Services, Veterans Services, and Accessibility Services as needed.
 
- Other duties may be required.
 

Requirements:

Must be enrolled at least part-time at Ohio University Southern.
Minimum GPA of 2.5
Basic Computer Skills
Excellent Communication and Customer Service Skills
Must be able to work in a diverse and fast-paced environment
Must be able to work evenings and weekends no more than 20 hours a week
 
Please send your resume and fall semester class schedule to fleminj2@ohio.edu or turn them in to the Student Resource Commons Success Center if interested.

 


 
Resource Commons Student Assistant

 

 Location:  Student Resource Commons – Advising Center (1st floor, Collins Building)

Job Description:
 
Responsible for handling front office reception, greeting guests, answering phones, scheduling appointments, KIOSK entry, and assisting students, staff and faculty in the Student Resource Commons Advising Center.
Collection of payments for tuition, background checks, testing fees, etc.
Assist students, faculty, staff and community with resources, services and campus events
Assist the Associate Director and Assistant Director of the Student Resource Commons as needed
Will be cross trained in the Student Success Center
Other duties as assigned
 
Requirements:
 
Must be enrolled at least part-time at Ohio University Southern
Available to work 20 hours each week
Minimum GPA of 2.5
 Basic Computer Skills
 Excellent Communication and Customer Service Skills
Must be able to work in a diverse and fast-paced environment
 
 If interested, please send resume and spring semester class schedule by Thursday, February 28th to adkinsj@ohio.edu or bring to Student Resource Commons Advising Center.
 

 
Southernmost Café

 

The Southernmost Café is Hiring!  
 
The Southernmost Café is looking to hire a student worker for the spring 2019 semester, with intent to rehire come fall semester. Hours will vary based upon your availability, but we are looking for someone to work 15-20 hours each week.
 
Requirements for employment are:
  1. You must be a dependable worker.
  2. You must be an Ohio University Southern student.
  3. You must have at least a 2.5 GPA.
  4. Former food service experience is not mandatory, but a definite plus.
 
Please email Stormi Vasvary, student manager, at sw237212@ohio.edu with your resume and class schedule, as well as any scheduling conflicts to be considered for the position. If you drop off these documents in the Café, please give them directly to Stormi.

 

Student Resource Commons
STUDENT AMBASSADORS

Job Description
 
Job Function
Ohio University Southern Ambassadors are student leaders.  Ambassadors are responsible for welcoming prospective students and guests to OUS as well as providing quality customer service to current students seeking assistance.  Ambassadors promote school spirit and a positive image of OUS through campus tours, recruitment events, and through communication with prospective students by phone, e-mail, and in-person. 

 

Job Duties
  • Work as a student leader in promoting Ohio University Southern and providing accurate information to potential new students and family members.
  • Assist in the coordination of various outreach activities including, but not limited to, open houses, workshops, resource fair, campus days, and welcome week.
  • Visit local high schools for recruitment events.
  • Represent the university at various community outreach functions and events.
  • Communicate with prospective students via phone and email.
  • Conduct timely and effective follow up with all prospective students.
  • Schedule and provide group and individual campus tours to university guests.
  • Assist students in admissions process.
  • Assist with New Student Orientation.
  • Assist with various on-campus events.
  • Responsible for maintaining knowledge of admissions deadlines and requirements.
  • Work productively and cooperatively with all members of the university community.
  • Attend and participate in all required trainings as assigned.
  • Work in the front office/lobby area as needed.
  • Assist with general office work as needed.
  • Perform any additional duties as assigned by the Office of Student Services Staff.

 

General Requirements
MUST be a current OUS student
MUST maintain at least a 3.0 GPA to apply and remain part of the Ambassador Program
MUST be enrolled for at least 6 credit hours per semester (exception summer semester)
MUST have attended OUS for at least one year.
MUST be able to work in a diverse and fast-paced environment
Have a valid driver’s license and ability to travel
MUST be able to work evenings and weekends
The student must be able to work 20 hours per week, as needed, which may include evening and weekend on-campus and off-campus events.

 

Additional Skills and Qualifications Needed to Perform Job
Applicants should be prepared to become experts on Ohio University Southern official information packet, programs, and history.  Have the ability to ask and answer questions clearly and to make prospective student feel comfortable is essential for the position.

Good communication skills (oral and written)
Basic computer skills
Experience of/or willingness to make presentations
Ability to work without close supervision
Strong organizational skills
Good time management skills
Ability to work with the public
Excellent customer service skills
Good telephone voice, articulate, demonstrating courteous telephone etiquette
Able to follow office procedures and directions
Able to keep all information about students and student issues confidential

 

Desired Personal Characteristics
Positive attitude
Commitment to excellence customer service
Ability to work as an effective and productive team member
Leadership ability
Flexibility
Initiative
Strong work ethic
Punctuality
Reliable
Self-confidence
Ability to multi-task
Ability to be tactful and diplomatic in all situations
Respect for diversity and inclusion
Willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done
PRIDE in Ohio University Southern

 

To Apply
Pick up an application packet from the Student Resource Commons (1st floor Collins Building).
Return completed application packet to Student Resource Commons (1st floor): This should include completed application, letters of reference, and cover letter (directions/details provided in packet).

 


 

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