Student Employment

Clerk C

Office & Guest Services

Job #: 600047
Location: Palmer Commons
Department: University Unions
Rate: $9.75-$9.80 with raises every year
Resume Required? Yes
Work-Study? Either, Work-Study or Non-Work-Study Available

Job Description

Palmer Commons serves the University of Michigan community by providing conference and event spaces and services, dining facilities, and departmental office spaces as provisioned by the Office of the Provost, managed in accordance to University Unions guidelines. We strive to create an inclusive environment incorporating sustainable efforts where students, faculty, staff, and guests come together as a community on common ground. The Welcome Desk assistant position greets and directs guests; performs data entry and routine office work; runs and maintain reports; creates memos and correspondence; processes forms; acts as a receptionist; operates office machines; answers guests' questions pertaining to building events and general campus information; assists with event reservations, along with other duties as assigned.

Educational Value of this Job

Students will learn customer service as well as build upon employment skills such as punctuality, responsibility, and accountability.

Job Requirements

Must be a University of Michigan Student. General office protocol knowledge such as proper phone skills, typing, and Microsoft Office and Google Suite knowledge. Strong customer service and multitasking skills recommended. Knowledge of University of Michigan campus. Must be available for shifts weekdays and weekends with various hours between 7am - 11pm. Willing to work 10-20 hours per week. Position offers flexible scheduling around student class schedules. Candidate will actively participate in self-assessment to determine Student Learning Outcomes.

Time Frame: Fall/Winter/Spring/Summer