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Administrative Associate

The University of Arizona
Job Location:
Tucson, Arizona
Administrative Assistants

Posting Number: req7644

Department: Medical Imaging

Location: UAHS - Tucson

Address: 1670 E. Drachman St., Tucson, AZ 85721 USA

Position Highlights

Position for front office coverage and general administrative duties reporting to the Assistant to the Department Head. Duties include maintaining inventory of office supplies and initiates purchases of materials; tracks orders and returns as necessary. Position will also serve as clinical faculty support for at least four clinical faculty, teleradiologists and locums. Position also requires assisting with recruitment efforts and overseeing events (venues, food, guests, dates etc).

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Employee COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

All University employees, including student workers and graduate assistants/associates, must verify that they are fully vaccinated for COVID-19, unless they have been granted a religious or disability/medical accommodation.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Providing general administrative duties including front desk coverage, triaging of phones and mail, ordering supplies for Department. Provides guidance and assistance to students, faculty and administrators as needed for copies, researching and editing and exchange of information. Serves as faculty support for at least four clinical faculty, teleradiologist and locums.
  • Assist in recruitment efforts by ensuring candidates reach their meeting destinations, confirming meetings for candidates and order required lunch for lunch meetings. Assist with ensuring new clinical faculty have their white coats, badges, parking, Catcard, keys etc.
  • Assist with coordinating and ordering food for other department meetings and securing venues for meetings and other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience required.

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Full Time/Part Time: Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40

Job FTE: 1.0

Work Calendar: Fiscal

Job Category: Organizational Administration

Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay: DOE

Compensation Type: hourly rate



Career Stream and Level


Job Family

Administrative Support

Job Function

Organizational Administration

Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Contact Information for Candidates

Maria Telles, PhD |

Open Until Filled: Yes

Documents Needed to Apply: Resume and Cover Letter

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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