University of Alaska Student Assistant C in Fairbanks, Alaska

Student Assistant C

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Classification:Student Assistant C

Grade:Student C

Work type:Student Employee

Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks

School/Business unit:UA Museum of the North


Categories:Arts/Museum, Other

Position Summary:The UA Museum of the North seeks outgoing, customer service and sales oriented people for the summer season, May - September. Full time and part time positions available, daily from 8a.m. to 7:30p.m. $11.75 / hour


Join an amazing team at theUniv. of Alaska Museum of the North.

The Visitor Services department is looking for a few great people to join this fast paced, customer service focused team. We have an amazing time helping visitors from all over the world, every day. This is a customer service and sales position where our main focus is simply making sure our guests feel welcome and enjoy their time at the museum.

We are looking for friendly, energetic individuals that are committed to providing excellent service to our visitors. Cash handling and prior tourism experience preferred. A background in retail sales is helpful but not necessary.

Must be willing to work between the hours of 8 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. Will be asked to work a varied schedule, Sunday through Saturday. Will be required to work additional hours as special events require.

Join us for a busy summer season. Spend your days in an incredible museum, helping people enjoy their once in a lifetime trip to Alaska.

Please attach a resume and contact information for 3 professional references.

If you have difficulty applying to this posting, please contact the UAF Office of Human Resources at (907) 474-7700.

NOTICE: Students must maintain enrollment and regular attendance for a minimum of at least 6 undergraduate credit hours or 6 graduate credit hours to be exempt from FICA (Social Security and Medicare) tax. A credit hour load below the minimum required for full-time student status will require the withholding of FICA tax (non-resident aliens on an appropriate visa who meet student employment criteria will continue to be exempt from FICA regardless of credit hour load). While in a student position, a student cannot hold any other type of simultaneous employment with the university.

Background Check: The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

At-Will: Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Training Policy: It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF. The policy can be located at:

Tobacco-Free Campus: UAF Campus is a tobacco free campus. For more information, please go to:

Notice of Nondiscrimination: The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution. The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to nondiscrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA's statement of nondiscrimination available

Advertised:26 Apr 2016Alaskan Daylight Time

Applications close:30 Sep 2018Alaskan Daylight Time