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
- 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-North Harris
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-North Harris, nestled on 200 acres of piney
woods, is the original and largest college in the Lone Star College
System family. Serving the community for more than three decades,
LSC-North Harris offers more than 60 programs of study, including
university-transfer and numerous education courses and programs.
LSC-North Harris is keenly focused on leading-edge technology in
emerging technical job fields.
Location address is 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, Houston, TX
PURPOSE AND SCOPE:
Under general supervision, performs standard and some advanced
administrative duties. Generally reports to a Manager-level
position and provides support to multiple individuals or a
department. Activities are generally routine but may involve
non-routine requests or specialized information. Basic duties may
include receiving and logging information, making copies, sorting
and distributing mail, coordinating office functions, preparing
correspondence and basic reports, scheduling appointments and
making travel arrangements, providing information, and contributing
to a service-oriented environment.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Progressively utilizes the features of one or more standard
business software packages up to the following skill level:
Word Processing : Performs sorts and merges, prints mass
mailings, selects font attributes and changes
Spreadsheets : Designs routine spreadsheets, sets up routine
formulas, and prints desired sections
Databas es : Sets up new database files and recommends screen
Scans mail, arranges in priority order, and distributes to one
or more managers
Screens calls for managers and responds to routine
Schedules tentative appointments for approval by manager, makes
routine travel arrangements; may schedule group meetings and assist
Coordinates with other administrative, maintenance, or clerical
employees in own department or throughout the college to accomplish
such routine activities as ordering supplies, obtaining approvals,
and arranging for word processing, document duplication, equipment
repair, or travel advances
Responsible for safety and maintenance of own equipment; may
control or disburse petty cash or monitor expenses charged against
May collect data and perform basic mathematical calculations,
including assisting with budget documents and records
Some positions may assist in scheduling and inputting classes
and/or prepare instructor classroom and project materials
Some positions assist students by handling their requests and
providing routine information
Responsible for other reasonable related duties as
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
- Knowledge of general office practices and procedures
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Excellent customer service skill s
- Strong attention to detail
- Proficiency with common office software (i.e. Mi crosoft Word,
Excel and Access)
- Abili ty to work on multiple projects
- Ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments
- Ability to maintain confidentiality
PHYSICAL ABILITIES :
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.
WORK SCHEDULE AND CONDITIONS:
- Equipment used includes, PC workstation running on a LAN in a
Microsoft Windows environment, calculator, phone and other general
- 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 y ear of related work
experience, or an equivalent combination of education and
Hiring salary range is $31,200-$35,880
Lone Star College provides a hiring salary range for all posted
full-time non-faculty positions. Where your salary offer would fall
in that range is determined by your related experience and
education. Should you receive an offer of employment from Lone Star
College, the resume submitted in the application process will be
utilized to calculate your salary offer. The information outlined
below will provide the Office of Human Resources everything needed
to determine an accurate starting salary.
Your resume should provide a complete picture of your work
experience. The resume should include the following information for
each position listed:
- Length of time (specific months and years) of employment
- If the position was full time or part time
- If the position was paid or unpaid
- Unofficial transcript for highest earned degree
Additionally, any certifications listed as required or preferred in
the Lone Star College job description should be included in the
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 and excellent work/life balance. This includes a full
comprehensive and competitive benefits package, a generous number
of paid holidays and vacation days, wellness programs, tuition
waiver, professional development opportunities and more.
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How to Apply
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We will not accept application material received via fax, email,
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Lone Star College is an EEO Employer. All positions are
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