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Office Assistant, Ag Programs (Casa Grande) (Extended Temporary)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Office Assistant, Ag Programs (Casa Grande) (Extended Temporary)
Department Pinal County Office (1541)
Location County Extensions and Farms
Position Summary

This position will work under the direction of the ag agent performing a variety of duties related to agriculture extension programming; basic clerical duties; data collection; assisting w/presentations and meetings.

The position is based in the Pinal County Cooperative Extension office, in Casa Grande.

Must possess a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. However, sometimes the county will be able to provide a university vehicle for travel to county-wide events.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state retirement plan; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Assists in preparing materials for programs or projects by sorting, photocopying and/or stapling
  • Assists in data collection and processing; online searches
  • Assists in preparing routine records and reports for programs
  • Assists in providing general information regarding the program
  • Assists in the collecting and delivery of research materials
  • Assists in the day-to-day office operations
  • Delivers items to other offices or locations
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Knowledge of office etiquette
  • Skill in basic filing
  • Skill in the operation of a variety of office machines, including computers, telephones and copiers
Minimum Qualifications
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

No prior experience required.

Preferred Qualifications
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 36
Job Category Temporary and Part-time
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $10.50 Per Hour
Type of criminal background check required: Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to title or department)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S24604
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Rick Gibson
520 836-5221, x227
gibsonrd@ag.arizona.edu

Open Date 02/13/2018
Review Start Date 02/19/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings http://uacareers.com/postings/26696
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Will you have a valid driver’s license at time of employment?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents