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Temporary Office Assistant

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Boulder, Colorado

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Temporary Staff



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Job Summary

The University of Colorado is searching for a Temporary Office Assistant to support the short term needs of the Ombuds office! This position will provide basic office and administrative support. The position will be responsible for answering phones, scheduling appointments, and general office tasks. This is a great opportunity for you if you're organized, detail oriented, and thrive in a customer-oriented position. 

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

Our office serves as a good place to surface, voice, discuss and clarify university-related concerns. We listen without judgment, help people untangle issues, develop options and strategize. We provide an impartial perspective and maintain what is shared with us in strictest confidence. Visitors to our office choose their path of resolution. 

What We Can Offer

  • Hourly compensation: $15.00 - $18.00.


Temporary positions at the University of Colorado are not benefits-eligible, however, all positions are eligible for paid sick leave

Be Statements

Be collaborative. Be accomplished. Be Boulder.

What We Require

  • One year of related work experience. 
  • Education may substitute for experience on a year for year basis. 

What You Will Need

  • Great interpersonal skills. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication abilities. 
  • Comfort talking on the phone with a variety of individuals. 

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Experience with Outlook calendar scheduling. 
  • Previous Administrative Assistant work is preferred. 
  • Ability to manage workload and make decisions independently. 

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials: 
  1. A current resume. 
  2. Optional: A cover letter that specifically tells us how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications, and responsibilities of the position.
We may request references at a later time.

Please apply by October 17, 2021 for consideration.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, please apply through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Information

Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

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