Department: Career Services

Summer 2021

Duties and Responsibilities (in order of priority)

Front Desk First Point of Contact (in-person & phone)

  • Immediately greet and welcome student, employer, faculty, and staff visitors (in-person & phone)
  • Ensure students successfully complete the drop-in and appointment sign-in process
  • Direct visitors (in-person or phone) to appropriate team member
  • If needed/requested, provide students with direction as to how to access resources and/or schedule career coaching appointments

  Phone Etiquette

  • Professionally answer main phone line
  • Provide accurate information or take information for immediate follow-up by team members
  • Forward calls to appropriate team member or take written messages
  • Provide students with direction as to how to access resources and/or schedule career coaching appointments


  • Provide Handshake navigation help to students
  •  Data entry and analysis
  • Document creation
  •  Monitor and organize office supplies and resource inventory
  •  Assist with office administrative work as needed: creating and maintaining spreadsheets, copying, scanning, and filing documents etc.
  • Assist with Career Fair
  •  Printing and distributing promotional materials
  •  Pre-event preparations, as well as day of event set-up  


  • Miscellaneous administrative, logistical, and operational duties as assigned
  • Read, comprehend, and closely follow Student Assistant Manual   

Desired Skills and Characteristics  

Strong Work Ethic

  •  Positive, can-do attitude
  • Reliable, punctual, and conscientious
  • Takes initiative (looks for ways to add value over and above assigned duties)
  • Willingness to positively respond to unscheduled or unforeseen tasks/problems/needs when needed

  Excellent Customer Service Skills

  • Friendly
  • Courteous
  • Patient and kind
  • Focus and determination to fully help visitors: effectively answer questions, provide desired information/resources, solve customer’s problem, connect with appropriate team member  

Administrative Skills

  • Highly organized with attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and work in fast paced environment during busy times (ie: career fairs)
  • MS Office (excel) & Outlook
  • Handshake


Julie Way
(414) 277-7124


Disclaimer: Student employment is only available to MSOE students. To qualify for this position, you must be a student at MSOE.  

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