University of Utah Content Management and User Experience Design Intern in Salt Lake City, Utah
Open Date 03/06/2019
Requisition Number PRN09086N
Job Title UU Student - Computer
Working Title Content Management and User Experience Design Intern
Job Grade SJ
FLSA Code Nonexempt
Patient Sensitive Job Code?
Type Non Benefited Staff / Student
Standard Hours per Week 19
Full Time or Part Time? Part Time
Work Schedule Summary
Is this a work study job? No
VP Area President
Department 00417 - UIT - ACS
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range $12.00/hr.
Content Management & Usability, a division of University IT, is seeking a University of Utah student to provide web content management related support services, including user experience design, for college, departmental, and program websites. The successful candidate will undergo training, but will be expected to have good working knowledge of content layout and user-centered design, content management systems, and web-related technologies.
Students who are interested in building and supporting high quality, user-centered University websites – specifically those majoring in Communications, Marketing, Multi-Disciplinary Design, or Business Information Systems – may benefit most from this work experience.
Under the direction of the Content Management and Usability team, the successful candidate will:
·Provide quality website and content management support to clients
·Assist with tool administration and clean-up tasks
·Build high quality, user-centered websites using industry best practices including:
-writing for the web
-content design and layout
-usability testing and methodologies
-search engine optimization
-information architecture design
-website migration processes
Must be a current University of Utah Student.
·Strong web page layout and design skills
·Working knowledge of user-center design principles and methodologies
·Experience creating and editing content within a CMS
·Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite (photograph enhancement/image manipulation)
·Self-motivated with a desire to learn
·Positive attitude towards all types of projects
·Detail oriented with strong organization skills
·Excellent written and verbal communication skills
·Service and teamwork oriented
·Ability to think logically, and communicate clearly and diplomatically
·Enthusiasm about job and pride in work
Special Instructions Summary
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: “firstname.lastname@example.org” or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: “email@example.com” .
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). 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.
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). 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.