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Student Center Assistant (SCA)

  • Job starts
    September 4, 2019
  • Job ends
  • Work schedule
    Able to work with student’s schedule. Some weekend and evening hours available. Must be available on Wednesdays from at least 10am to Noon for staff meetings.
  • Pay Level A
    $10.00 starting wage, then $10.10 after 1,000 hours worked at this level

Major job duties

  • At least one full semester completed at Metropolitan State University;
  • Previous work experience in a customer service position;
  • Ability to support and serve diverse student, staff, and faculty populations;
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Attend all required SLLD student staff trainings and staff meetings
  • Perform general office duties related to the Student Center service desk, to include: greeting guests, answering phones, copying, and filing
  • Assist with front desk duties related to the checking out of Student Center Game Equipment, Study Room Reservations and use of the Fitness Room.
  • Assist with set-up and take-down of Student Center events, including: arranging tables and chairs, A/V equipment (microphones), etc.
  • Provide accurate, up-to-date information about events, activities, and services, and be aware of procedural changes and/or new happenings related to the Student Center
  • Demonstrate maturity, sensitivity, and confidentiality in situations requiring intervention by professional staff or Campus Safety
  • Assist with general up-keep and cleanliness of the Student Center front desk, Student Life & Leadership Development office, and study/meeting rooms; and report problems or maintenance issues in a timely fashion
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with Student Center staff, and treat visitors/guests with courtesy and respect
  • Perform other duties as assigned by SLLD professional staff.

Qualifications and experience

The Student Center Assistant (SCA) is a valuable team member within the department of Student Life & Leadership Development (SLLD). The SCA will assist with the day-to-day operations of the Student Center, including staffing the front desk, day of event logistics, Student Life & Leadership Development programming support, and, helping to maintain welcoming, inclusive, and well-kept spaces throughout the building.

The SCA reports to the Assistant Director of SLLD.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including professional and polite telephone etiquette;
  • Consistent punctuality, reliability, and professionalism. 
  • Fluent in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel computer software programs.
  • Student must have and maintain at least a 2.50 GPA

To apply

Email a cover letter AND a resume to Philip Fuehrer (  or deliver in-person to Student Center Rm 104. The cover letter must explain why you're interested in the Student Center Assistant (SCA) position.

Philip Fuehrer

Philip Fuehrer