University of Central Oklahoma

  • FWSP Program Assistant, Edmond Historical Society & Museum

    Posted Date 4 months ago(8/29/2018 10:13 AM)
    Salary
    $8.60 per hour
    Compensation & Benefits Package at UCO
    N/A for Student Positions
    Department
    Comm. Service Learning Prog.
    Hours Per Week
    20
    Weeks Per Year
    52
    Weeks Per Year
    Flexible
    Preference Date
    9/14/2018
    Targeted Job Start Date
    9/24/2018
    Job ID
    2018-5389
  • Special Instructions to Applicants

    Please upload a PDF of your STLR Snapshot (http://stlrsnapshot.uco.edu) to this job application; if you have no STLR credits yet, an empty one is acceptable.

    College/Department Overview

    The Edmond Historical Society & Museum is a non-profit dedicated to the preservation and education of Edmond's history. The museum offers a variety of educational programs throughout the year. The Program Assistant will work in the Program Department which executes these programs. 

    Position Overview

    Student will assist staff or faculty in supporting the classrooms, labs, or departments. Duties may include, setting up, picking up, and checking-in classroom items for classes. May be requested to set-up audio/visual equipment, PowerPoint presentations, and/or computers for staff, faculty or students.

    Department Specific Essential Job Functions

    The student will assist the Program Director in executing programs at the museum. This includes designing craft activities for the museum gallery, providing tours of the museum gallery, assisting in some marketing including social media marketing, and designing curriculum for museum exhibits. It will also include other duties as assigned. This position does require some evening and weekend hours. 

    Qualifications/Experience Required

    In order to be considered for the work study program, you must be approved for work study through the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships. ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS Fall/Spring Semesters All student employees must be enrolled at least half time to be eligible to work any UCO student position. Half time enrollment for Fall/Spring is considered 5 hours for graduates and 6 hours for undergraduates. Summer Semester Undergraduate Work-Study students must be enrolled in 6 hours to work on campus and Graduate Work-Study students must be enrolled in at least 5 hours. All other students must be enrolled in at least 3 hours to work on campus. Students not enrolled in summer classes must be enrolled in Fall classes in order to work on campus, but will be required to pay FICA taxes. If the number of hours needed to graduate is less than the minimum hours required to work, the student must obtain a letter from his/her advisor stating the number of hours needed to graduate. Call Human Resources Dept. for further information. Experience doing physical labor jobs.

    Qualifications/Experience Preferred

    Education or Museum Studies Major Preferred.

    Some experience with children preferred.

    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

    Knowledge of Microsoft Office Products.

    Strong customer service skills.

    Professional communication skills, both written and oral.

    Ability to take direction and work in a team environment.

    Physical Demands

    Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

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