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University of Utah UU Student - Other- Work Study in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 06/08/2018

Requisition Number PRN08164N

Job Title UU Student - Other

Working Title UU Student - Other- Work Study

Job Grade SJ

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code?

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? Yes

Standard Hours per Week 19

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

flexible hours

Is this a work study job? Yes

VP Area Academic Affairs

Department 00068 - Mechanical Engineering

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range Will pay no less than 7.25

Close Date

Job Summary

As an up-and-coming marketer, you understand the importance of brand identity and communicating and engaging with an audience through social media, newsletters, content, and in person. We are offering you the opportunity to further develop your talents with a paid work study position with the Manufacturing Extension Partnership Center at the University of Utah ( We are committed to strengthening Utah manufacturing through providing customized services to improve all aspects of manufacturing, from the shop floor to the front office. We seek to fill this position immediately.


Manage the center’s social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn). Plan and publish regular posts. Create graphics and take photos to use on social media.

 Propose social media strategies and campaigns.

 Manage center’s website (Wordpress); add blog posts, success stories, and events to website regularly.

 Track website and social media analytics and create monthly reports.

 Compile content for bi-monthly newsletters using Constant Contacts and send out.

 Create email campaigns promoting services and events.

 Work closely with marketing manager to develop marketing materials to promote our programs, events, and services.

 Create short monthly YouTube videos highlighting service offerings.

 Manage and track center events; coordinate with staff on event attendance.

 Attend events—take photos and highlight event on social media.

 Work with staff to create compelling client success stories which will be featured in newsletters, website, and submitted for quarterly reporting.

Minimum Qualifications


Current University of Utah student pursuing a degree in marketing, communications, or a related area.

 Demonstrable skills and history with social media, particularly Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn

 Effective organizational and communications skills

 Outstanding people skills and experience collaborating and working with a team

 Basic HTML knowledge

 Knowledge of computer software, including Microsoft Office; experience with Hootsuite a definite plus

 Excellent attention to detail

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.

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