Job Information

University of Utah Administrative Assistant in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date

Requisition Number PRN31348B

Job Title Administrative Assistant

Working Title Administrative Assistant

Job Grade D

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Hybrid, 40 hrs/week

Office hours are Monday thru Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Flexible hybrid hours when following telecommuting expectations and guidelines

Occasional early mornings, evenings, and weekends. Some travel to outside clinics may be required.

VP Area U of U Health - Academics

Department 00877 - Radiology Clinical

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $18.00 - $28.00

Close Date

Open Until Filled No

Job Summary

Provides administrative support to the Department of Radiology & Imaging Sciences.

Will maintain office functions, section, and project support. Including but not limited to travel arrangements, reimbursements, and document preparation.

This position is required to be physically on site as needed.


Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Acts as first point of contact for section chief, faculty, and fellows
  • Delivers expert calendar management, preparing agendas, taking detailed minutes, operating video-conferencing platforms (e.g., Zoom, Teams) and other duties.
  • Handle incoming and outgoing telephone calls, mail, and email
  • Ability to coordinate meetings with multiple stakeholders internal/external to department and university. (Includes preparing space, making food arrangements, arranging set-up and break-down, A/V support or preparing support ahead of time, ensuring all necessary equipment and supplies are available)
  • Provide support to section chief and fellowship program director by making conference schedule, assigning lectures, noon conference, tumor board, and journal club
  • Fellowship support for section (recruitment, conference arrangements, faculty mentorships, scheduling, tracking attendance, verifications, graduation party, etc)
  • Maintain and update CV’s in MBM . Track section achievements and CME credits
  • Acquire knowledge with Qgenda scheduling software. Work with section chief to plan, implement, and adapt clinical schedules based on faculty needs and FTE . This includes proactively checking for errors and ensuring full clinical coverage
  • Ability to generate reports from QGenda, including summaries of clinical/academic days, weekend call days, conferences, vacation, meetings, etc. for each section member
  • Provide organizational support by taking small projects for the section and department committees
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Work Conditions

Nearly continuously: office environment

Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required

Nearly Continuously: Office environment.

Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required

Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.

Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.

Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.

Minimum Qualifications

Associate degree in business or equivalency (2 years related work experience may be substituted for 1 year of education)

Must be self-motivated and results-oriented; pay attention to details; able to prioritize and manage multiple projects; able to anticipate issues and problem-solve; requires flexibility and ability to work independently and effectively under pressure; thrive in a collaborative, generative environment while being able to take direction. Excellent oral and written communication skills, polite, and professional.


Two years full-time administrative experience and demonstrates human relation and strong communication skills. Knowledge of medical terminology.

  • Demonstrated potential ability to perform the essential functions as outlined above.
  • Demonstrated ability to use logic and reasoning to prioritize tasks.
  • Demonstrated computer skills including Microsoft applications, spreadsheet software, and database software.
  • Knowledge of department’s policies and procedures.

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action:

Director/ Title IX Coordinator

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA)

135 Park Building

Salt Lake City, UT 84112


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For more information:

To inquire about this posting, email: ( or call 801-581-2300.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.