University of Utah Coordinator, Special Events in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 04/16/2018

Requisition Number PRN07976N

Job Title Coordinator, Special Events

Working Title KUED Education Assistant

Job Grade C

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code?

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? No

Standard Hours per Week 19

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

19 hrs/week. Flexible working hours during normal business hours. Occasional

evenings and weekends and some travel may be required

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area President

Department 00334 - KUED

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $12.52/hr.

Close Date

Job Summary

Assists with the coordination and implementation of activities forKUEDeducational programs and events. Includes administrative duties.


Assist with the coordination and implementation of activities for educational programs and events.

Assists Education Coordinator with Ready to Learn activities:

• Attend meetings for Ready To Learn projects and take notes

• Coordinate and communicate with community partners

• Manage Ready To Learn supplies: order materials, organize supplies, and prep for events and activities

• Support Ready To Learn events in the community: Help with event setup and tear-down, representKUEDat events, run activities, and engage parents and children

• Keep track of and enter data from events for reporting purposes

• Other administrative and clerical duties to support the Education Coordinator

This job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

Work Environment and Level of Frequency that may be 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

One year experience or experience working with and organizing events, social schedules, conferences, etc., or equivalency; demonstrated human relations and communication skills; and a commitment to provide excellent customer service required. 45 wpm typing may be required in some departments. Accounting/bookkeeping experience preferred.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


Four years administrative/business experience or experience working with and

organizing events, social schedules, conferences, etc., or equivalency.

Education, community, or outreach experience. Knowledge of word processing

and spreadsheet software. Strong organizational skills. Strong human relations

skills. Self-starter. Web and social media skills. Writing, editing, and

proofreading skills.

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

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: 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: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.

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