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FWS Student Assistant
Job Category:   Administrative/Clerical
Unit:   Sierra Nevada Research Institute
Position Code:   TSNR7708A
Status:   Closed
Number of positions open:   1
Hours per week:   18
Closing Date:   10/13/2017
Salary:   $10.50
Location:   Campus Site

The University of California, Merced is the tenth campus of the UC system and the first American research university built in the 21st century.

The Sierra Nevada Research Institute Student Assistant will provide general office assistance to the Institute’s research administrators responsible for managing federal, state, and gift accounts. The incumbent will mainly assist with: 1) data entry into Microsoft Excel spreadsheets; 2) make suggestions on how to streamline a process or task that is manual; 3) general ledger reconciliation.

Standard work week is 10-18 hours, between the hours of 8am – 5pm. Hours may vary slightly according to workload.

Qualifications:   o Advanced Excel competency.
o Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite and strong general computer skills.
o Superior organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.
o Excellent writing skills (sentence structure, grammar, varied vocabulary, spelling, style, consistency, and attention to detail).
o Ability to maintain confidentiality in all projects.
o Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
o Enthusiastic team player, but also capable of working independently.
To Apply:   Apply on-line

NOTICE: This position is not open. We are not accepting applications at this time.

As of January 1, 2014 the University of California, Merced will be a smoke and tobacco free workplace. Information and the Smoke and Tobacco Free policy is available at

    The University of California at Merced is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff and students.
For more information:   Contact: Crystal Galvan at cgalvan3@ucmerced.edu

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