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Administrative Support Assistant III

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

Posting Number: req11813

Department: Agric Extension Administration

Location: Main Campus

Address: 1140 E South Campus Dr., Forbes Bldg, Tucson, AZ 85719 USA

Position Highlights

Provide all administrative support for the water infrastructure project PI. Coordinate contracts for the annual conference each year for three years, schedule meetings and provide administrative support for the advisory boards, the PI, and admin support needed to implement the program.

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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Duties & Responsibilities

1. Administration

  • Performs a variety of administrative duties including document preparation,
    travel arrangements, website updates, record keeping, supply inventory, and
    data entry.
  • Composes and edits complex internal and external correspondence and
  • Prioritizes workload, meetings, and appointments to meet work unit
    operations. Provides administrative
    support for the water infrastructure efficiency project

2. Program

  • Scheduling, meeting and event coordination speaking engagements, and events
    with stakeholders and constituents for the water infrastructure efficiency
  • Prepare packets for stakeholder meetings
  • Schedule
    meetings for the water efficiency infrastructure advisory board
  • Order necessary supplies needed to support the program

3. Financial

  • Prepare travel reimbursements for PI
  • Prepare payment requests for expenses associated with advisory board meetings and program participant training

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant 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: $21.63 - $23.97

Compensation Type: hourly rate



Career Stream and Level


Job Family

Administrative Support

Job Function

Organizational Administration

Type of criminal background check required: Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to job duties)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Contact Information for Candidates

Jennifer Gardner Smith,

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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