Part-Time Administrative Specialist I, University Center

Commitment to Mission

This job carries with it the obligation to uphold the Mission of Lone Star College (LSC) in carrying out the duties of the position. A commitment to positive interpersonal behaviors, professional communication, diversity, integrity, leadership, stewardship, respect and accountability to LSC students and employees is essential.

Cultural Beliefs
  • One LSC
  • Student Focused
  • Own It
  • Advance Equity
  • Cultivate Community
  • Choose Learning
The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” is designed to recognize colleges that have been successful in creating great workplaces and to further research and understanding of the factors, dynamics and influences that have the most impact on organizational culture at higher education institutions.

Lone Star College was recognized in five areas: Confidence in Senior Leadership; Diversity; Facilities, Workspace & Security; Job Satisfaction; and Work/Life Balance .

Campus Marketing Statement

Lone Star College-University Center at The Woodlands

Lone Star College offers high-quality, low-cost academic transfer and career training education to 93,000+ students each semester. LSC has been named a 2021 Great Colleges to Work For® institution by the Chronicle of Higher Education and ranked 35th in Texas in the Forbes ‘America’s Best Employers By State’ list.

LSC consists of eight colleges, seven centers, eight Workforce Centers of Excellence and Lone Star Corporate College.

Lone Star College-University Center, located in The Woodlands, is a partnership with several leading universities to provide unduplicated bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and continuing professional studies. Utilizing partnerships, seamless credit transfer programs, collaborative governance, shared facilities, interactive telecommunications, and "first stop" student services, we serve as the critical link for community development and individual opportunities.

Location address is 3232 College Park Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77384.

Job Description


The Administrative Specialist I pro vides administrative support to leadership, a variety of staff, and/or faculty member(s) . Provides general cleri cal, administrative, and/or operational support and helps ensure a n efficient and friendly office environment.


  • Performs basic administrative support/clerical functions as requested, such as receiving and logging information, creating and maintaining files, making copies, sorting and distributing incoming and outgoing mail, preparing basic correspondence or documen ts, answering routine questions etc.
  • Uses a variety of software in performance of duties, with a focus on Microsoft Office Suite
  • Answers in-coming phone calls and assists callers by responding to basic questions and forwarding calls to appro priate parties
  • Greet s visitors to the area in a friendly, professional manner . Provide s general directions/guidance within scope of responsibility
  • Provide s ad-hoc support for assigned divisions (employees and students), and for other areas as needed during busy times
  • Responsible for other reasonable, related duties as assigned

    • Strong attention to detail
    • Strong customer service skills
    • Ability to use software products
    • Ability to effectively work on multiple projects
    • Ability to document expenses

    The work is sedentary. Typically, the employee sits comfortably to do the work. However, there may be some walking; standing; bending; carrying of light items, such as papers, books, or small parts; or driving an automobile. No special physical demands are required to perform the work.

    • Equipment used includes, PC workstation running on a LAN in a Microsoft Windows environment, calculator, phone and other general office equipment
    • Interface with internal and external contacts as needed to carry out the functions of the position
    • Work is performed in a climate-controlled office with minimal exposure to safety hazards
    • High School diploma or GED and at least 1 year of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience

    Hourly Pay Rate is $11.32

    Benefits Marketing Statement

    By joining our top-notch institution, you will enjoy being a part of an organization that offers a supportive, collegial work environment, excellent work/life balance, tuition waiver, participation in a tax deferred retirement plan and more.

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    How to Apply


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    Lone Star College is an EEO Employer. All positions are subject to a criminal background check.

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