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Student Opening: Student Manager with Gopher Express West

Information
Number of Openings
1
Location
Department
Retail

Description

The primary role of the Gopher Express West (GEW) Student Managers is to serve as the first point of contact for approximately 14 Customer Service Associates (CSAs); the GEW Student Managers provide leadership through supervisor and training. Student Managers assist in managing the condition of the facilities, providing customer service, assisting in inventory management, and other mid-level administrative tasks; they are expected to be available for work for a minimum of 12 hours per week during the Academic School Year, additional hours available during Summer and Breaks.

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Requirements

  • Six months, minimum, experience in sales and customer service
  • Ability to accurately handle money and transactions
  • Exhibit excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently, without supervision
  • Successful completion of a background check.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous leadship experience in a customer service environment
  • Ability to problem solve and deal with difficult situations
  • Knowledge of SUA programs & facilities through SUA work or volunteer experience
  • Ability to offer a one year commitment to the position

Notes for This Posting

Applicant must be available to work 12-15 hours a week during the Gopher Express West's hours of operation.  Typically, Student Managers work three to five days a week, including some weekday opening and/or closing shifts. The successful applicant will be able to work Fall Semester on Thursdays, 4 - 6:30pm, other shifts are flexible.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled. The hiring manager hopes to fill position by 27-July

Please note:  A hiring offer is contingent on the successful completion of a background check. .

Restrictions

  1. You must be able to work for the Full Year.
  2. You must be able to work 12-15 hours per week.
  3. You must be able to work 0 of the following shifts:
    • Thursday 04:00pm — Thursday 06:30pm