Research and Sponsored Programs – Student Assistant

Department:                                  Research and Sponsored Programs

Job Title:                                         Student Assistant

Average hours per week:             5

Specific working hours:                n/a

Job duties/Skills:

  • Must possess good oral and written communication skills
  • Assists departments and organizations in providing excellent customer service
  • Typical duties include; filing, typing, sorting, collating, maintaining records, light clerical work, running errands, giving information, receiving and routing telephone calls, scheduling appointments, unpacking materials, assist with mail – sort, process, issue, deliver and load/unload, and operating office equipment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

Learning Outcomes:

  • Effectively and efficiently convey and receive information, both formally and informally, using verbal, non-verbal and writing skills amongst various stakeholders
  • Develop an understanding of professional cultures and expectations