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Research Technician - Extra Help - Hospitality - S Goldmon

University of Arkansas

University of Arkansas

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Posted on Saturday, July 15, 2023

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Type of Position:

Engineering, Science, Agriculture


Workstudy Position:

No


Job Type:

Temporary (Fixed Term)


Work Shift:

Sponsorship Available:

No


Institution Name:

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff


The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is an 1890 Land-Grant HBCU with a diverse student population, competitive degree offerings and stellar faculty.

For more than 140 years, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has worked to create an environment that inculcates learning, growth and productivity while affording a basic need to its students – a chance to advance.

The 15:1 student to teacher ratio makes it possible to maintain a learning environment with close interaction between students and faculty while challenging curricula encourage our students to seek and fulfill their potential.

You can excel in your chosen field of study through a curriculum of Certificate and Associates degree programs, more than thirty Undergraduate programs, Master’s degree programs and a Doctorate program in Aquaculture/Fisheries. You can also develop workplace readiness through internships, co-ops and fellowships in the U.S. and abroad.

Out-of-class experiences and student involvement include more than 90 student organizations, an internationally renowned Vesper Choir, Marching Band, Concert Bands, Wind Symphony, nationally recognized debate team, award-winning theater department and accomplished athletic program.

Though the main campus is in Pine Bluff, its reach is worldwide. UAPB has an extended campus in North Little Rock and offers as well as online courses. With the addition of the Arkansas Research and Education Optical Network (ARE-ON), students can engage in information exchange with others anywhere in the world. There are also Research and Extension offices in Lonoke, Newport and Lake Village and collaborations with other colleges and universities in the State through the National Science Foundation funded STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Academy.

As the second oldest land-grant institution in the state of Arkansas, the mission of this No Excuse University remains the same – to provide a high quality, affordable education with a personal touch. We invite you to Become a Part of the Pride at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions you should review before applying for the opening. To apply for the position, please click the Apply link/button.

If you have a disability and need assistance with the hiring process and require reasonable accommodations, please contact Human Resources at 870.575.8400 .


Department:

UAPB | Human Sciences (Suzzette Goldmon) Hospitality


Department's Website:


Summary of Job Duties:

The prospective candidate will be involved in the management of hospitality, cultural heritage tourism, foods, lodging, gaming, events, and areas related to hospitality management. The candidate will assist the hospitality management faculty in research. The candidate will also oversee, maintained, and/or working in the hospitality and foods facilities. Specific duties will be ordering food, touring, and planning events at cultural heritage tourism sites, collecting research samples and data collection, laboratory analysis of food, equipment, photos, artifacts, procurement of feeds and related supplies, and record keeping. Student will be required to complete research and write for journals.


Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications

Current student enrolled at UAPB, SAFHS (preference). Excellent writing skills. Must have a flexible schedule. transportation and be willing to travel to tourism sites. Skills in computer use and programs such as Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, etc. Ability to work independently and remotely.

Preferred Qualifications

Enthusiastic to work in research and office settings. Knowledge of Workday or other university employment management platforms. Interest in Hospitality, Foods and Nutrition and or heritage tourism.

Applicant must be a current undergraduate or graduate student in the School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences or other related field.- Membership in MANRRS is preferred (No Membership Fees)


Additional Information:


Salary Information:

$11.00 hourly


Required Documents to Apply:

Resume


Optional Documents:

Special Instructions to Applicants (Please upload all required documents in the "Resume" attachment section of your application to be considered for this position):


Recruitment Contact Information:

LaTisha Brunson Smithld@uapb.edu


All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site https://uasys.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/UASYS

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.


Pre-employment Screening Requirements:


The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff may conduct pre-employment background checks on certain positions for applicants being considered for employment. The background checks may include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal background check or arrest pending adjudication information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absences of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a consistent, non-discriminatory manner consistent with the state and federal law.

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff commits itself to policies of affirmative action and diversity with respect to both employment opportunities and program participation. The Division complies with these policies not merely because of legal requirements, but because we believe that such practices are basic to human dignity. As such, the Division welcomes all applicants to apply without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status. Candidates must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.


Constant Physical Activity:

Driving, Feeling, Grasping, Hearing, Kneeling, Lifting, Manipulate items with fingers, including keyboarding, Pulling, Pushing, Reaching, Repetitive Motion, Sharps, Sitting, Standing, Stooping, Talking, Walking


Frequent Physical Activity:

N/A


Occasional Physical Activity:

N/A


Benefits Eligible:

No

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