1+ months

University Events Student Technician

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title University Events Student Technician
Requisition Number DU07606
Department Name 14850: Office of University Events
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $10.00-13.50 per hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Must be a student at the University of Kentucky

Required Related Experience

Customer service

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Occasional lifting, pushing, and/ pulling objects; sitting or standing for long periods of time; some work may be performed outside; some work may require the operation of a golf/utility cart


Sunday – Saturday, with frequent weekend and night shifts; flexible scheduling around classes. Typically about 10 to 15 hours per week.

Job Summary

The Student Technician provides audio/visual support for events across campus. As an entry level position, the technician is trained in basic sound reinforcement, video production, lighting principles and equipment. Dependability and a positive attitude are required.

Experience in sound reinforcement, video production, stage lighting, and computer use for presentations is preferred.

Students who work with University Events’ Production Services can expect an experience that allows them to work in a fast-paced environment while developing critical thinking and active problem solving skills, as well as gaining customer service and live event production knowledge.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Customer service skills

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Experience in sound reinforcement, video production, stage lighting, and computer use for presentations is preferred.

Deadline to Apply 05/08/2021
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: 2021-04-07 Expires: 2021-06-09

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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