Work-Study Student Assistant

University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law
June 11, 2023
Offerd Salary:$10.00
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Working Time:Part-Time
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Position Information

UNT System Overview

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Posting Title Work-Study Student Assistant Department DAL-Natural Sciences-514140 Job Location Dallas Full Time/Part Time Part-Time Pay Rate $10.00 per hour Salary Information Department Summary

The science laboratories in the Department of Natural Sciences at the University of North Texas at Dallas support the instruction of Biology, Chemistry and Physics courses, including Biology for Educators, Environmental Science, Earth Science, Biology for Science Majors I and II, Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II, Microbiology, Context of Chemistry, General Chemistry I and II, Organic Chemistry I and II, Conceptual Physics and General Physics I and II.

Position Summary

Student employees assigned to this classification work under general supervision. This means that definite work objectives are set for the employee but methods of performing the tasks are frequently left to the judgment of the employee with occasional instruction or advice provided by the supervisor. The frequency of review by the supervisor depends on the difficulty and complexity of the assignment or on the impact or result of the work performed. While the supervisor is again responsible for the general assignment of work, less control may be exercised over the flow for work and instructions given may be more general in nature. The employee is responsible for the results of the work. Jobs assigned to this level usually require some previous experience, education, or specialized skill.


Duties may include, but are not limited to: Helping with instructional laboratory preparation and clean-up, Organizing stockrooms, Maintaining inventories, Assisting with additional duties as needed, such as handout preparation, making copies, or scanning documents.

Additional Posting Details

Minimum Qualifications

Currently enrolled UNT Dallas or UNT Dallas College of Law student in good standing and making satisfactory progress toward completion of a degree or certification program. Applicants must possess the following:

  • Must qualify as work-study eligible
  • Must be enrolled at least half-time.
  • Excellent customer service skills, as well as effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office computer applications (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Some knowledge of office practices and procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to comprehend and follow oral and written instructions accurately.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ease in relating to people from varying educational, cultural and social backgrounds.
  • Responsible, reliable and punctual.
  • Ability to learn assigned tasks readily, to adhere to prescribed routines, and to develop some skill in the operation of common office equipment.
  • Completed a minimum of 48 hours of course work toward a bachelor's degree (junior or senior standing)
  • Advanced biology and/or chemistry laboratory experience as a student
  • Have a minimum overall GPA of 2.8
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to work 10 hours per week, Monday to Friday and sometimes Saturdays
  • Knowledge of (or ability to rapidly assimilate and retain) University academic policy, procedure, and practices
  • Ability to work under pressure, to adjust to constant changes, and to handle multiple tasks
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with other employees and with other students
  • Being an organized person who pays attention to details
  • Required License / Registration / Certification Work Schedule

    Work schedule TBD, depending on the student's schedule of classes and the needs of the Department.

    Driving University Vehicle No Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position. EEO Statement

    The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

    Physical Requirements Carrying, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear, Cleaning, Ability to communicate

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number Stu364HP

    Position End Date (if temporary) Special Instructions to Applicants

    Please contact Dr. Linda Mooberry or Dr. Irene Rodriguez with any questions related to this position.

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    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Are you currently enrolled UNT Dallas or UNT Dallas College of Law student in good standing and making satisfactory progress toward completion of a degree or certification program?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Transcripts
  • References - List of Names and Contact Information for 3
  • Class Schedule (Student)
  • Optional Documents

  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Financial Aid Summary (Student)
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