Panhandle Employment

Job Opportunities at the Panhandle Research and Extension Center
Office Assistant (full time)

Location:  Panhandle Research & Extension Center at Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Pay:  $14.50/hr minimum

Position Summary:   Provide office support including answering multi-line phone, drafting correspondence, directing visitors, and performing reception duties for the front office of the Panhandle Research and Extension Center. Other duties include: assisting eight faculty Specialists with preparing manuscripts and specimens for mailing; making travel arrangements; and purchasing supplies. Maintain main building and research housing online reservations and calendars. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:   High school diploma plus two years of clerical/support experience; equivalency considered. Working knowledge of general office procedures and office equipment. Word processing and spreadsheet software program skills. Ability to multi-task. Experience must demonstrate excellent organizational, customer service, and communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:   Experience routing calls through a multi-line phone; preparing customs documents and packages for domestic and overseas shipping; and making travel arrangements. Strong written and oral communication skills.

To apply:   View requisition S_200192 at for details and to apply. Criminal history background check will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Review of applications begins April 3. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. 

Questions:  Andrea Hall 308-632-1255

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