Instruction Work-Study Office Assistant

Job Field Answer
Job Title Instruction Work-Study Office Assistant
Department Instruction
Campus Downtown Campus
Supervisor Campus Dean, Lori Keller
Supervisor's Phone Number 253.680.7232
Hourly Rate 14.00
Job Summary

This role supports the office of Instruction as it relates to Downtown Campus programs as needed. Working closely with administrative assistants, faculty members, directors and deans, this job will offer a wide range of discrete and interesting projects to support instruction at Bates Technical College. 

Essential Functions
  • Word processing 
  • Data entry
  • File management
  • Correspondence
  • Communication with internal and external stakeholders 
Statement of Educational Benefits

This role offers broad exposure to career training programs and related operations of a college environment. From institutional management and systems development to classroom and instructional support, a student in this role will develop a sense of organizational purpose and potentially see themselves in an office support role of a particular industry. A student in this role would be able to attend program advisory committee meetings over the course of a year. 

Minimum Qualifications
  • Previous office experience or academic training 
  • Successful college-level coursework 


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Word processing skills, including Word, Excel, Power Point, SharePoint, OneDrive, Outlook, Office 365. 
  • Data entry skills, ability to learn specific database technologies. 
  • File management skills. 
  • Interpersonal communication skills. 
  • Effective electronic communication skills. 
  • Effective telephone skills. 
Bates Technical College offers classes on campus, online and hybrid. For Fall Quarter 2021, vaccinations will be required. Learn more about vaccinations and our COVID-19 response on the COVID-19 resource page.