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Access Technology Center Student Employee - Work Study

Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Title Access Technology Center Student Employee - Work Study
Student Status Work Study Required- You are required to be a Federal Work Study Recipient to hold this position.
Work Location Springfield Campus
Department Disability Resource Center
Hiring Range 8.60/hr.
Department/Employer Operating Hours Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00
How many hours per week are required? 5-10
Description of Primary Duties

The student employee for the ATC will be expected to work directly with and serve as a resource to students with disabilities and the campus community regarding disability related accommodations, assistive technology and software, and alternative textbook formats. The student employee will assist with taking phone calls and messages, scanning and converting textbooks to alternative formats, assisting students with basic technology problems, and other duties as assigned. Student employees may be asked to assist with presentations and trainings; requiring some occasional attendance in the evenings and weekends.

Through this position, students will gain life skills such as critical thinking, problem solving and professionalism. Students will also acquire knowledge in the following areas: a vast range of accessible technologies, types of disability, and how to create a supportive environment for students.

Required Qualifications

Individual must be punctual and dependable, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, have attention to detail, and possess knowledge of basic computer programs (i.e. Microsoft Word and Adobe).

Required Certifications
Additional Qualifications
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Posting Detail

Open Date 09/13/2017
Close Date 09/29/2017
Posting Number 20171155STU

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a current Missouri State University Student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you currently seeking a degree (or teacher certification) at Missouri State University?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I'm not sure.
  3. * How many credit hours are you currently enrolled in?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Is your cumulative and/or semester GPA a 2.00 or better?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I don't know