1+ months

Athletic Ticket Office Student Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Athletic Ticket Office Student Assistant
Requisition Number DU08896
Department Name 12D00:UKAA - Administrative Support
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $8.00 - $10.00
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
High School Degree; Must be currently Enrolled/Registered student attending the University of Kentucky.
Required Related Experience
High School Degree & some customer service experience.
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
To be able to lift, push or pull objects up to 25 lbs.
Office hours: Monday – Friday may be available based on office needs.
Athletic Events: Weeknights and weekend athletic events: Required to work all home football games and select athletic events for all 7 other UK Athletic ticketed sports throughout the 2021-22 and 2022-23 seasons, and other events hosted by UK Athletics.
Job Summary
In accordance with established policies and procedures, provide exceptional customer service over the phone and in person at the ticket office. Answer customer inquiries and process ticket sales via phone, mail, and walk-up orders. Responsible for daily reconciliation of ticket sales and payments. Other assignments may include but are not limited to mobile ticket help zones, the compliance pass entrance, will call distribution and scanning operations.
Must be able/willing to work some nights and weekends as needed for events, including working all home football games. Must have reliable transportation to and from athletic events. Perform other tasks as assigned by Ticket Office staff.

Please attach a resume, cover letter and a copy of your UK class schedule. Please attach a copy of your class schedule under specific request one.

Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Experience in a customer service position, both in person and over the phone. Familiarity with MS Office applications (Word/Excel). Applicants should be dependable, punctual, and possess effective communication and problem solving skills, as well as strong attention to detail. Must have a customer-friendly personality and project a positive image of the University and the Athletics Department to fans, donors, staff, students, alumni, and other groups. Must be able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Some college education & 1-2 Years Customer Service Experience
Deadline to Apply 08/31/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

 As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

 Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2022-04-27 Expires: 2022-06-30

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